Described as the ‘Full Package, singer/songwriter TORI DARKE was named a Finalist in the ‘Female Artist of the Year’ 2016 Golden Guitar Awards and since nominated in the ‘Female Artist of the Year’ & ‘Oz Artist of the Year’ for the CMC Awards.
With her powerful vocals, heartbreakingly beautiful voice, passionate song writing and mesmerising on-stage presence, Tori Darke continues to capture her audiences as this talented artist releases her second album and continues to reap even more outstanding results as she continues to make her mark in the music industry
Her second album Silver Lining, produced by leading producer Andrew Cochrane launched to a SOLD OUT audience in Sydney on its release, debuting at #1 on the Australian ARIA Charts, #3 on the Australian ARIA All Genres Chart, and #9 on the ARIA International Country Charts.
This album showcases a different side to Tori and provides the perfect bridge for this new album.
SILVER LINING is an album that will take you on a journey, appealing not only to country fans but a whole new audience of music lovers in general.
Disposable, the first single from her album Silver Lining, shot straight to #1 on the iTunes Country Charts, peaked at #2 on the Music Network Top 20 Charts & #9 on CMC.
So Gone her second single followed with great success peaking at #3 on both The Australian Country Top 20 & The Hot Country Top 40 Country Charts.
Her third single & Title Track from her Silver Lining Album hit the Airways peaking at # 6 on The Australian Country Top 20 Charts & # 15 on the CMC Top 50 Charts.
Tori’s first album ‘Dreams & Chances’ debuted with great success, reaching #5 on the Australian ARIA Country charts and #10 on the International ARIA charts. All 5 singles released from her ‘Dreams & Chances’ album hitting Top 10 hits, with 3 charting a # 1.
August 2016 saw Tori return to Nashville to write with some of Nashville’s most esteemed songwriters in readiness for her next album. Returning to Australia in October Tori was immediately invited to perform for the troop in Afghanistan, leaving only days after her retun from Nashville.
In November 2016 Tori hit the high seas to perform on Cruisin Country 6 sharing the stage with other Australian artists, Becky Cole, Adam Brand, Shane Nicholson, Amber Lawrence, Drew McAlister & Luke O’Shea to name a few.
With two very successful album‘s to her credit, Tori has performed at some of Australia’s most prestigious festivals including CMC Rocks The Hunter, Deni Ute Muster & The Gympie Muster, also travelling to Canada to perform at The Merrit Mountain Country Music Festival as one of the opening artists for Kenny Chesney, & has shared the stage with both International and Australian artists including Doc Walker, JoDee Messina, Pam Tillis, Johnny Reid, Emerson Drive, The Steve Miller Band, ,Corb Lund, The McClymonts, Troy Cassar-Daly, McAlister Kemp, Beccy Cole, Adam Harvey, Amber Lawrence & Jetty Road.
Tori’s songs have also appeared on several compilation CDs, CMAA Mother’s Day DC [EMI] Deniliquin Ute Muster CD [Warner] CMAA Independence Day CD [EMI] 25th Gympie Music Muster Compilation CD & the 2016 CMAA Winners Album.