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Ashley Anne Set to Wow Audiences with Debut EP "dear dolly" - A Tribute to Dolly Parton

Virginia Beach native and emerging country sensation, Ashley Anne, is all set to release her highly anticipated debut EP, "dear dolly" on Friday, January 19th, the day of Dolly's birthday. The 19-year-old singer-songwriter, known for viral hits like "she ain't texas" and the EP's title track, "dear dolly," is poised to captivate audiences with her authentic style and emotional depth in both vocals and songwriting.

The focus track of the EP, "american dream," has already gained significant traction on TikTok and Instagram. With pre-saves for the EP skyrocketing, one TikTok alone garnered nearly 1 million views. In the video, Ashley challenges viewers to send the song to "that dude you kissed on NYE when the ball dropped", making it clear that "american dream" holds personal significance and resonates with audiences on various levels. Fans have even suggested it's an ideal addition to wedding playlists or a perfect song to walk down the aisle to.

The EP promises a blend of country and Americana-adjacent records, each reflecting mature songwriting and powerful vocal performances. The tracks explore themes of love, heartbreak, and self-perseverance, offering a glimpse into Ashley's own life experiences. As a natural storyteller, Ashley Anne's heartfelt lyrics and relatable narratives aim to connect with listeners on a deep level, making them feel understood and valued.

The title track, "dear dolly," showcases Ashley's ability to connect with her audience on a deep level. In this heartfelt ode, Ashley pens a letter to none other than Dolly Parton, seeking guidance through life's challenges. The song resonates with those who have faced adversity, offering a sense of solace through its emotionally charged lyrics.

"Never learned how to sew" unveils a vulnerability that many can relate to. Ashley Anne's exploration of heartbreak and the struggle to piece oneself back together is beautifully captured in this moving track. The raw honesty of the lyrics allows listeners to connect with the universal theme of overcoming life's challenges.

"Mary Jane" rounds out the EP with a sassy and spirited note. Diving into themes of betrayal and self-worth, Ashley Anne confronts a love interest's questionable choices. We've all been there! The track showcases her ability to infuse emotion into her storytelling, creating a compelling narrative that leaves a lasting impression.

The EP showcases Ashley Anne's talent for crafting compelling stories through music, resonating with audiences and earning her over 3 million collective streams, 4 million Instagram reel views, 11 million TikTok views, and a social reach exceeding 100k.

With her debut EP on the horizon, Ashley Anne is poised to make a lasting impression on the country music scene, inviting fans to join her on a musical journey filled with authenticity, emotion, and relatable tales of life and love.


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