Cara Hammond is an indie pop artist, originally from North Wales, but now based in London. She has been writing songs since she was 11 and performing them since she was 14.
Cara has self-released several EPs since 2013 and she has recently released her new single 'How I Feel’ followed by an acoustic version and a live video. The song has received amazing support from Spotify, Apple Music and Deezer. 'How I Feel' has been featured on 11 New Music Friday Spotify playlists, several Spotify indie playlists, 8 Apple Music Best Of The Week and been played on BBC Introducing in Wales, BBC Introducing in West Yorkshire and Amazing Radio, receiving airplay in Colombia and the Philippines. ‘How I Feel’ also reached the top 50 in the Apple Music and Spotify Charts in Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and Hong Kong.
In June 2017 she released the track ‘No' alongside a music video that was filmed in Paris. The song received a lot of support from all platforms, as well as the BBC and has reached over 115,000 streams on Spotify.
Cara has already played over 100 gigs, and so far the highlights of her career are playing the Arena Stage at Love Supreme in 2017, writing for BMG and Sony ATV in the Netherlands, writing with Universal Music in Stockholm, graduating from Leeds College of Music, opening twice for Charlotte Church, being named as BBC Introducing Artist of the Week on the national radio show 'BBC Georgey Tonight', and performing at a BBC Introducing showcase in January 2017.
Cara describes her music as soulful indie pop, taking influence from her favourite artists, such as Lianna La Havas, Dua Lipa, Amy Winehouse, Paolo Nutini and Ben Howard.
Cara Hammond is excited to be releasing her new music, with a collective EP released Winter 2018.