THE NEW SINGLE
Country sweetheart, Sarah Wickett, was raised in Beaverton, Ontario. Her time spent, hunting, fishing and watching sunsets on the water was intertwined with a distinctly musical upbringing, surrounded by a family who shared her passion. Her small-town roots inspired her song writing as she was growing up, while artists like Shania Twain, Carrie Underwood, Christina Aguilera helped to shape her sound and feed her creativity.
At age 18, Sarah moved from Beaverton to Toronto to enroll in a Journalism program at Humber College. Being surrounded by creatives and being immersed in a music city fuelled her determination to pursue her dream of making it in the music industry. Shortly after, Sarah began working on original music with various producers and released a five song, self-titled EP; Thus launching her into the country music scene, earning her showcases at Canadian Music Week and the 2017 Canadian Country Music Awards. Sarah has been well received in the performance scene. She has opened for famous names ranging from Bobby Wills to Wes Mack, and performed for full-house crowds at The Opera House, Casino Rama and at fairs and festivals across Ontario.
In recent years, Sarah has done an impressive job at capturing the likes of country music fans all over the world racking up almost 125,000 fans across all social media platforms as well as nearly 800,000 streams. In 2020 she released 4 singles, including two of her most successful songs to date, ‘What We Do’ and ‘Accent’. Sarah has taken on a fresh, unique sound - exploring different genres & languages. She has been captivatingly combining Western and Desi music to create her highest streamed single, “Accent” featuring Rahul Bains, singing in both English and Punjabi. This is something that has never been done by a North American country artist.
The compelling stories and vocal performances have gained Sarah notable recognition from radio stations across the nation and media outlets such as the Global Tv, VENTS Magazine and Country Music Association of Ontario naming her their Artist of the Month. Sarah has had continuous success on Tik Tok, racking up over 7 million total views, by promoting her music and catering to her new fans in South Asia.
The Beaverton native has continued to push the envelope in 2021. Starting off the year, she released two singles; ‘Potential’ and ‘Two Feet’. Most recently, she recorded a brand new ‘Desi Pop-Country’ mashup called ‘Momma’s Boy’ which covers interracial relationships in which cultural differences, family expectations and interfering mothers are touched upon. Sarah sings about her very relatable experience which transcends cultural boundaries, in a way that once again, transcends musical genres. You can find the song on all online streaming platforms NOW!