Melbourne’s G Flip, whose career has been on the up and up since her breakout shows at SXSW in March, will receive the ARIA Emerging Artist Scholarship.

In partnership with Virgin Australia, G Flip will receive travel support for both domestic and international legs of her 2019 world tour.

The Scholarship helps emerging artists who are represented by a current ARIA member that haven’t been previously nominated for any ARIA Awards category with an Album or Single before the 2018 Awards (ie 2018 entrants / nominees are eligible).

The musician, singer, songwriter, producer and drummer has had a banner 2018. Her debut single ‘About You’ peaked at #26 on the ARIA Australian Artist Singles Chart, and her second single ‘Killing My Time’ peaked at #11 on the ARIA Australian Artist Singles Chart.

Watch G Flip’s video for ‘About You’ below:

G Flip said:

“Stoked to accept the ARIA’s Emerging Artist Scholarship for 2018. Thank you to the ARIA’s and Virgin Australia for allowing upcoming artists this opportunity.”

Dan Rosen, Chief Executive ARIA said:

“On behalf of all at ARIA we are thrilled to present G Flip with the second ARIA Emerging Artist Scholarship Presented by Virgin Australia. I would like to thank Virgin Australia for their support and contribution which will assist in developing G Flip’s career and help her take her music to the world.”

Virgin Australia Group Executive Brand, Marketing and Public Affairs, Danielle Keighery said:

“We are so pleased to build on our support of the Australian music industry by awarding this scholarship to G Flip. We are proud to make travel as simple and affordable as possible for individual and emerging artists who are breaking into the industry, and look forward to seeing where G Flip’s career goes in the next year and beyond.”

G FLIP WORLD TOUR

MON 28 JANUARY
St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2019
Auckland, New Zealand
SAT 2 FEBRUARY
St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2019
Fortitude Valley, QLD, Australia
SUN 3 FEBRUARY
St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2019
Rozelle, NSW, Australia
THU 7 FEBRUARY – SUN 10 FEBRUARY
Party In The Paddock 2019
White Hills, TAS, Australia
FRI 8 FEBRUARY
St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2019
Port Adelaide, SA, Australia
SAT 9 FEBRUARY
St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2019
Footscray, VIC, Australia
SUN 10 FEBRUARY
St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2019
Fremantle, WA, Australia
WED 15 MAY
The Garage
London, UK
SAT 24 AUGUST
Reading Festival 2019
Reading, UK
SUN 25 AUGUST
Leeds Festival 2019
Wetherby, UK

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