Sarah from Kansas City, is taking the music world by storm. This singer/songwriter can create some of the best pop music around, and delivers it so well that you become part of the story. Her new single “Skyscraper”, is one of these songs. It is about rising above everyday and getting to a place where you truly are on top of the world. When you listen to this song, it does make you feel on top of the world. This is where the delivery of a song makes all the difference. Being able to take the listener to another place or feel something special about themselves is only something a true artist can do, and Sarah can make this all happen. “Skyscraper”, is a great song of empowerment. Sarah co-wrote this with Andrew Lane, Jonathan George, and Kindra Pruitt. The video for “Skyscraper” was shot in her hometown and was shot on top of one of the buildings downtown in the Power and Light district. Making this video was a great experience for Sarah, because many of the extras in the video were her fans and friends.
Sarah is a great vocalist, but before she started to sing at age eleven, she was a competitive basketball player. This was only until she started doing Radio Disney singing contests which gave her an opportunity to really break loose. These contests were some of her first performances. She won a Hannah Montana singing contest two years in a row, and from this point she knew she loved to sing. How ever one of her first performances she did get to sing a couple of her originals “Twisted”, and “How To Break Free”. This was a exciting night for her, because not only did she get to sing her original songs, but it was with a live band at the Knitting Factory. Her latest performance was her largest so far. She performed for the Red White and Boom in Kansas City in front of 10,000 people. Sarah got to share the stage with Big Time Rush, Shontelle, Auburn, and Ashlyne Huff. She had a great experience with Kids Helping Kids Project “Haiti” this event was with all the Nick and Disney stars in which she got to sing and it was all for a great cause.
The music industry is taking notice of Sarah. Last year she won Pop Artist of the Year at the 20th LA Music Awards. Her songwriting skills has been noticed as well. She has be the finalist or semi-finalist in several songwriting contests. It all comes down to the fact that she just loves to sing. She says, singing is like melodic poetry, it gives you an opportunity to release your feelings. It sets you free from any palpable obstacles and lets you be who you want to be. She looks up to many people in music such as Alicia Keys, John Mayer, and Coldplay, just to name a few. When it comes to writing songs many things inspire her. She says, it is easier to write when you have an emotionally powerful moment that you need to release some how. Sarah has written numerous songs, but at the current time has about thirteen recorded.
Sarah is a truly genuine person and she loves to get to know other people. The thing that makes her happier than anything is when people tell her that they can relate to one of her songs. You can bet there are many people that relates to her songs. They really do something to you when you listen, so be sure to stop by and get your copy of Skyscraper , and keep up with the latest news and releases at Sarah McMullen.