Universal Music Group Nashville has signed Chrissy Metz, star of the movie Breakthrough and the NBC series This Is Us. 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.”
Metz said in a statement, “To say I am excited to fulfill a lifelong dream is an understatement. Music has always been my first love and to be working alongside Cindy and the incomparable team at UMG is truly a gift!”
Chrissy made her Academy of Country Music Awards debut in April when she performed “I’m Standing With You” alongside Carrie Underwood, Lauren Alaina, Maddie & Tae & Mickey Guyton.