Underground Artist of the Month October 2019

Clairo, born Claire Cottrill, is an American lo-fi singer/songwriter and recording artist. She went viral with her song "Pretty Girl," which has garnered over 34 million views on ‘YouTube.’ Associated with soft and intimate vocals, she started sharing her music online as a teenager in 2013. Meanwhile, she joined ‘YouTube’ and began posting acoustic covers of songs by artists such as Frankie Cosmos, Alex G (Sandy), and ‘The Cure.’ Clairo became a sensation in 2017, when her self-written song "Pretty Girl" went viral. Since then, she has been making music and entertaining her fans from around the world. The talented artist is also known for being the daughter of renowned marketing executive Geoff Cottrill, who has worked at many prestigious companies, such as ‘Coca-Cola,’ ‘Converse,’ and ‘Starbucks.’ Whenever she is not singing or writing songs, Clairo is seen studying and spending time with her family and friends. In 2017, she joined ‘Syracuse University.’