12 Year Old Irish Busker Signs Record Deal

Allie Sherlock, 12 year old Irish busker from Cork, grabbed attention after going viral when a video of her singing on Grafton street, Dublin to Ed Sheeran’s ‘Supermarket Flowers’. Ryan Tedder from OneRepublic contacted her after seeing one her videos on Instagram and invited her out to Los Angelas and offered her a five year, three album record deal.

Sherlock announced that she signed the deal to Ray D’arcy on his Tv show Saturday night. “Ryan Tedder is like the main singer in the band OneRepublic and a producer and a songwriter, He writes for Ed Sheeran and Adele mostly and then a few others, Shawn Mendes, U2, Beyonce and Paul McCartney.”

Just two weeks before that, The Ellen Show got in contact with her and interviewed her over Skype. “The Ellen Show had contacted us, I think two weeks before that, and we’re just doing some interviews over Skype and my dad told them that we were over in LA if they wanted me on.”

Watch to see Allie preform and being interviewed on The Ellen Show.


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