Chrissy Metz just scored a record deal!
The This Is Us actress announced that she signed a recording contract with UMG Nashville.
UMG Nashville first worked with Metz on the Breakthrough movie soundtrack which featured her performance of the Oscar nominated, Diane Warren penned track, “I’m Standing With You.” Chrissy made her Academy of Country Music Awards debut in April when she performed “I’m Standing With You” alongside now label mates Carrie Underwood, Lauren Alaina, Maddie & Tae & Mickey Guyton.
“To say I am excited to fulfill a lifelong dream is an understatement,” shares Metz. “Music has always been my first love and to be working alongside Cindy and the incomparable team at UMG is truly a gift!”
An Emmy and two-time Golden Globe nominee, Metz is currently working on her debut Country album to be released later this year. She is also set to produce the upcoming Inspirational Mountaineer Movie ‘Gorge’ in the works with Amazon. Her memoir, THIS IS ME, debuted at #1 on the New York Times Bestseller List.