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Luke Thomas

Luke Thomas
Luke & Mel
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Performance 2 , Nashville , Newport
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Luke & Mel are a multi award-winning singer-songwriter duo and have been hailed as one of the hottest bands to hit UK Country Music in recent years.

Formed in 2012, having met through performing in the UK's top touring theatre show, Country Legends, the pair combine haunting harmonies and fine musicianship creating a sound that is both unique and authentic. 

L&M have won 3 BCMA's (British Country Music Awards) including Horizon Act of the Year 2013, Duo of the Year 2014 and Song of the Year 2015 for 'Somethin About a Woman. as well as performing on the awards show the last 2 years running. Their performance at the 2015 BCMA's was viewed by as many at 6 million people worldwide.

In December 2014, their self-titled EP debuted at No.2 on the iTunes UK Country Album Chart, where it stayed in the top 10 for 2 weeks.

In May 2015 they opened for the legendary Engelbert Humperdinck at a sold out Bridgewater Hall in Manchester as part of his 50th Anniversary World Tour. L&M have also opened for Angaleena Presley and Will Hoge.

Luke & Mel were invited to perform on the pop-up stages at the prestigious C2C Country 2 Country Festival at the O2 in London in 2014 and also in 2015, as well as playing various other festivals across the UK including Fort San Antone Festival and MidWinterFest. In addition to festivals, L&M also tour extensively throughout venues all over the UK.

Luke & Mel's songs have seen regular Radio airplay on BBC Introducing and many of the top Country Music stations around the world including CMR Nashville, Chris Country & Baylen Leonard's 'On The Front Porch' Show to name a few!