Hannah Gill Wins MTVU Freshman Competition, Beating Out Sheppard!

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NEW YORK, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hannah Gill, started her music career just over a year ago and has already received rave reviews, MTV/VH1 airtime and has most recently won the MTVU's Freshmen competition, Friday March 27th. Hannah's video beat out the mega hit Geronimo by Sheppard (currently 30 on iTunes pop charts).   

Hannah is also competing with 7 other bands for 2 slots at the massive festival Bonnaroo in Manchester, TN (headliners include: Billy Joel, Mumford and Sons, Deadmau5).

At only 17 years old, Hannah's voice brings to mind soulful performers such as Florence & The Machine, Lana Del Rey, and Kate Nash.

Coming off two sold out shows in New York and her hometown in Easton, Maryland Hannah is on her way to doing big things.  She covered Hozier's 'Take me to Church', which VH1 called 'Brilliant' and has over 200k views on youtube.

Hannah's recent release "I Feel Awake' was Produced by Alex Houton for Spotlight 87 and mixed by Grammy winner Brian Vibbertsand co-written by Brad Hammonds.

Hannah's uncommon vocal talent combined with wisdom and maturity at such a young age is what sets Hannah apart. With a sound that is alive, fresh and vibrant, and includes a jazz vibe that is crisp and modern - Hannah rises above the created and overdone sound that frequents today's airwaves.

With a sound that is alive, fresh and vibrant, and includes a jazz vibe that is crisp and modern—Hannah rises above.