Chrissy Metz wants to realize a "life dream" with her first record deal.
This Is Us star has signed with the Universal Music Group in Nashville and she can't wait to work with label president Cindy Mabe on her debut country album.
Understatement, "said Metz in a statement." Music has always been my first love and it is really a gift to work with Cindy and the incomparable team from UMG! "
Um die celebrating a new partnership, Mabe said: "Chrissy Metz is simply being drawn into America 's emotional conscience.
"Music was her first love and whether she sings, plays, writes or just is, it is always real, powerful and fully connected to her audience. I can hardly wait to put her musical history into the World, and I'm so excited to be part of the Universal Music Group Nashville family. "
Metz previously worked with UMG representatives for the soundtrack of her film Breakthrough. In an interview with Access Daily, Warren revealed, that Kelly Clarkson was her first choice for the song, but she thought of Chrissy after the producers insisted, and she was overwhelmed by her voice.
said, "I had a lot of ideas about who could sing the song, and Chrissy wasn't one of them, but I didn't know how great she was. The producer said," You have to try ".
"I couldn't believe it. I was absolutely blown away by how great she sang the song … It blew me away. "