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Abby Roberts, Pretty Sick’s Sabrina Fuentes and 8 other things to check out this week

Check out The Latest — for all the essential new music, tickets and livestreams you need right now. You probably recognize Abby Roberts from TikTok, but did you know she’s also opening Halsey’s summer tour? “The first time we met, I spent the whole day at her house, and we just talked about so much life stuff and a lot of music,” Roberts says. “They taught me that I'd never feel ready for a tour like this so soon and the best way to learn was just throwing myself into it.” Read the full interview here.
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Abby Roberts

It was once relatively commonplace for actors and the occasional commercial spokesperson to try their hand at a successful pop music side hustle. Now social media influencers like Abby Roberts are crowding the field of pretty people parlaying dominance in one media sector for a shot at the Top 40.
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Abby Roberts: “People think they know the full picture of my life from a 15-second TikTok”

Seldom does a new artist come along these days whose story has not been impacted by TikTok; the social media platform has become an integral part of audience-building, and sharing an artist’s story with existing fans and potential new ones. Few know that better than Leeds’ Abby Roberts, who found fame as a make up artist on the platform and now releases music under their own name.

Abby Roberts Went Viral as a TikTok Makeup Artist. Can She Make it in Pop?

The first ever gig by Abby Roberts – makeup artist, TikTok creator followed by 17.4 million, and lately, musician – is a stealth operation. It’s a Wednesday night at legendary St. Albans venue The Horn, and on tonight’s bill, Roberts is listed under a pseudonym (“Mia”), because she is in the admittedly odd position of having embarked on a music career, with no prior experience, while also already being quite famous.

100% Abby Roberts: from TikTok royalty to making alt-pop bangers

TikTok sensation Abby Roberts is reeling from the release last month of her debut single, Paramaniac. An alt-pop gem chock full of dreamy synths and diaristic lyrics, it’s Roberts’ first foray into music after building her brand as one of the platform’s biggest beauty creators, with a staggering 17.4 million followers under her belt.

Summerfest 2022 Headliner: Halsey Love and Power Tour with The Marías and Abby Roberts

Multi-platinum, genre-bending artist Halsey announces their Love and Power Tour in support of their critically acclaimed, Grammy-nominated album, If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power. The supporting acts will be The Marías and Abby Roberts at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater on July 2, 2022. Get your...

Five things we learned from our In Conversation video chat with Abby Roberts

You may already be familiar with Abby Roberts through her huge TikTok presence. Having amassed over 17 million followers with her posts about make-up, beauty and art, she’s since worked with the likes of Yungblud, Zara Larsson and Liam Payne, and recently featured as a guest judge on the BBC’s Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make-Up Star.

Getting Ready With Abby Roberts For Richard Quinn’s Spring 2022 Show at LFW

On Tuesday, Sept. 21, Richard Quinn debuted his Spring 2022 collection on the final day of London Fashion Week. As his first live runway show in almost two years, Quinn stuck to his extravagant roots but with a softer twist, featuring fun florals, fluffy ballgowns, pleated jumpsuits, and twinkling ensembles. Among the show’s coveted front row seats shined TikTok’s biggest beauty influencer Abby Roberts, amassing nearly 17 million followers on the app alone. Over the years, the 20-year-old beauty star has become a familiar face to the fashion world, first rising to fame through her bold beauty looks and viral special-effects makeup videos, and has since made her way to glossy magazine covers and now, sitting front and center at fashion week.