Ellie Drennan is a singer-songwriter from Central Coast in NSW. In 2015 she became the youngest ever winner of The Voice Australia at age 16, landing a recording contract with Universal Music Australia.
Ellie quickly caught the attention of her coach Jessie J during auditions with her version of Adele’s track Take It All, before going on to capture the hearts of Australian viewers with incredible live performances of Team by Lorde, California Dreamin’ by The Mamas and the Papas, and an acoustic version of Katy Perry’s I Kissed a Girl.
Straight off the back of the show, Drennan’s debut single ‘Ghost’ peaked at #10 on the Australian Singles Chart and debuted at #25 on the ARIA Charts. Her debut Album, also released in 2015, hit #14 on the Album charts, cementing her one of the country’s most promising young stars. Her latest single Hard Love was released in 2016 and generated support from commercial radio elevating Ellie’s career to new heights. As of 2018, Ellie’s music continues to achieve with over 5.5 million spotify streams, and over 80,000+ loyal followers online.
A talented musician, Ellie has been playing guitar since the age of 8 and began her performing journey at 10 years of age. Her music inspirations vary between pop, acoustic and indie styles which all complement the texture of her voice, which has resonated and drawn admiration from followers all over the world. Her original music, which she has shared has gained millions of views across social media.
Ellie is currently putting the finishing touches to a brand new EP which will be released in the coming months and fans can also expect to hear more announcements regarding live performances and appearances which are being planned very soon!
Ellie is a recipient of the ‘Star of Tomorrow’ Scholarship awarded by Gina Jeffrey’s and Rod McCormack.