Backstage Pass: An Interview with Country Singer Kelsea Ballerini

Music News

by

comment
Is country singer Kelsea Ballerini the next Taylor Swift? Swift seems to think so. She's given the up-and-coming artist a ringing endorsement. Ballerini appears to be living up to expectations too. "Love Me Like You Mean It," the sassy single from her forthcoming album, The First Time, is getting major radio airplay and has become a fan favorite as she often closes her set with the tune. She came through town last night to play House of Blues with singer Jana Kramer on the CMT Next Women of Country Tour. We spoke with her backstage before the show.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club


Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.


Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.


Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club for as little as $5 a month.