Grace Gaustad is an 18-year-old singer/songwriter currently based in Los Angeles, CA. Although she is still unsigned, Grace has built quite a following on social media with a staggering 450 thousand followers on Instagram alongside her youtube channel which boasts almost 5 million views including her viral cover of Hozier’s “Take Me To Church.” She has been both singing and composing her own music since she could talk. She plays both piano and guitar and has written over 1000 songs while continuing to write and play every day. Grace’s writing style is unique due to its distinct pop sound accompanied by dark elements that make her voice undeniable. The inspiration for her music comes from world events, personal experiences, and experiences of those around her. Fascinated by human existence, the depth in her lyrics and melodies come from a far greater understanding of the world than your average 18-year-old.
Channel Kindness is a digital platform created by Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation. It is a safe space for young people to tell their stories of kindness, resilience, and community. By highlighting the people and organizations that are doing good in their communities, Channel Kindness’ audience is inspired to create a kinder and braver world, one story at a time.