“HALFWAY HOME” THE FOLLOW-UP TO MOSKALUKE’S #1 HIT SINGLE “COUNTRY GIRLS”
Toronto, ON (April 10, 2020) – Platinum selling, award-winning country star Jess Moskaluke has unveiled her new single “Halfway Home”, available digitally today and at radio April 14th via MDM Recordings Inc./Universal Music Canada. Continuously breaking barriers in the country music world with her big voice, pop-infused hooks and sonic versatility, Moskaluke is already taking 2020 by storm with her previous single “Country Girls” topping the charts at Canadian country radio and earning the Saskatchewan native her first #1 hit. Additionally, the official video for “Halfway Home” premieres today, available exclusively via Apple Music through April 13th – watch HERE.
“Halfway Home is a song about being so in love you can’t stand the thought of being apart,” says Moskaluke of the song. “I wrote this one a few years ago now, and have been playing it live on tour; the fans have been asking for it ever since. I’m thrilled that it’s finally out to the world; I hope you love it!”
With an ever-growing fan base, Moskaluke has amassed over 32 million views on YouTube and over 40 million combined streams of her songs. An internationally celebrated artist, last fall Moskaluke was invited to play at Australia’s C2C Music Festival, joining Tim McGraw, Kelsea Ballerini, Midland, Blanco Brown and more for the two-day event which took place in Sydney and Brisbane for over 20,000 fans. She was also asked to take part in CMC’s “Songs and Stories” series, performing six songs for a one-hour special.
The 2018 CCMA Award winner for “Album of the Year”, Moskaluke was the first Canadian female country artist since her childhood idol Shania Twain to achieve CRIA Platinum single status with “Cheap Wine and Cigarettes”, and has since gone on to earn CRIA Gold certifications for “Take Me Home” and “Kiss Me Quiet” along with a nod for her feature on Paul Brandt’s “I’m An Open Road”. She was also the first Canadian female country artist since 2008 to have a song in the Top 3 with the upbeat track “Drive Me Away” and has notched another SIX Top 10 hits in addition to that.
A multiple JUNO Award nominee and 2017 JUNO Award winner for Country Album of the Year, Moskaluke is also a three-time consecutive Canadian Country Music Association recipient for “Female Artist of the Year” – the first resident of Saskatchewan in the history of the awards to achieve this title – a 2017 SOCAN Award winner and in the summer of 2017 was presented with five SCMA Awards including “Fan’s Choice Entertainer of the Year”. Next up, she’ll bring her incomparable vocal talents and stage presence on the road as she sets out on tour as direct support for Gord Bamford’s “#REDNEK Music Fest”.