Sara Beth Bareilles (, bə-RELL-iss; born December 7, 1979) is an American singer-songwriter, actress, author, and producer. Bareilles released her debut studio album Careful Confessions in 2004. She received further recognition with the release of her second studio album Little Voice (2007). The album included the hit single "Love Song", which reached number four on the Billboard Hot 100 and earned her two Grammy Award nominations, including Song of the Year. In 2010, she released her third studio album Kaleidoscope Heart, with its lead single "King of Anything" earning a Grammy Award nomination. In 2011, Bareilles served as a judge in the third season of the NBC singing competition series The Sing-Off. In 2013, she released her fourth studio album The Blessed Unrest, which earned two Grammy Award nominations, including Album of the Year.

Bareilles composed music and wrote lyrics for the 2015 Broadway musical Waitress, for which she earned a Tony Award nomination for Best Original Score and a Grammy Award nomination for Best Musical Theatre Album. She subsequently released the 2015 studio album What's Inside: Songs from Waitress, which is a recording of the musical's songs. For her work in the 2016 Broadway musical SpongeBob SquarePants, she earned a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Original Score. In 2018, Bareilles received critical acclaim for her portrayal of Mary Magdalene in the NBC musical television special Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, for which she earned nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album. Also in 2018, she co-hosted the 72nd Tony Awards, for which she was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards. In 2019, she released her sixth studio album Amidst the Chaos, with the single "Saint Honesty" earning her the Grammy Award for Best American Roots Performance. She currently stars as Dawn Solano in Peacock's musical comedy Girls5eva.Bareilles has sold over one million albums and over nine million singles in the United States. She has earned nominations for eight Grammy Awards, with one win, three Primetime Emmy Awards, and two Tony Awards. In February 2012, VH1 placed Bareilles in the 80th spot of the Top 100 Greatest Women in Music. In 2015, she released a New York Times-bestselling memoir, Sounds Like Me: My Life (So Far) in Song.

WONDER [with Sara Bareilles]

WONDER [with Sara Bareilles]

June 23, 2021

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Amidst the Chaos: Live from the Hollywood Bowl

Amidst the Chaos: Live from the Hollywood Bowl

May 21, 2021

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No Such Thing / Satellite Call (Live from the Hollywood Bowl)

No Such Thing / Satellite Call (Live from the Hollywood Bowl)

May 14, 2021

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She Used To Be Mine (Live from the Hollywood Bowl)

She Used To Be Mine (Live from the Hollywood Bowl)

May 7, 2021

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Orpheus / Fire (Live from the Hollywood Bowl)

Orpheus / Fire (Live from the Hollywood Bowl)

April 23, 2021

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More Love - Songs from Little Voice Season One

More Love - Songs from Little Voice Season One

September 4, 2020

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Little Voice (From the Apple TV+ Original Series "Her Voice")

Little Voice (From the Apple TV+ Original Series "Her Voice")

June 12, 2020

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Little Voice (From the Apple TV+ Original Series "Little Voice")

Little Voice (From the Apple TV+ Original Series "Little Voice")

June 12, 2020

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Free to Be… You and Me

Free to Be… You and Me

June 1, 2020

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No Such Thing (Dave Audé Remix)

No Such Thing (Dave Audé Remix)

January 24, 2020

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What's Not Inside: The Lost Songs from Waitress (Outtakes and Demos Recorded for the Broadway Musical)

What's Not Inside: The Lost Songs from Waitress (Outtakes and Demos Recorded for the Broadway Musical)

August 16, 2019

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Amidst the Chaos (Bonus Version)

Amidst the Chaos (Bonus Version)

May 10, 2019

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Fire (Dave Audé Remix)

Fire (Dave Audé Remix)

May 8, 2019

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Tightrope

Tightrope

November 16, 2018

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Theodosia Reprise

Theodosia Reprise

October 31, 2018

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I Don't Know How to Love Him

I Don't Know How to Love Him

March 30, 2018

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If I Dare (from Battle of the Sexes)

If I Dare (from Battle of the Sexes)

September 15, 2017

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What's Inside: Songs from Waitress

What's Inside: Songs from Waitress

November 6, 2015

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What's Inside: Songs from Waitress - Commentary

What's Inside: Songs from Waitress - Commentary

November 3, 2015

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Sounds Like Me - Commentary

Sounds Like Me - Commentary

November 2, 2015

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Brave Enough: Live at the Variety Playhouse

Brave Enough: Live at the Variety Playhouse

October 22, 2013

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The Blessed Unrest

The Blessed Unrest

July 16, 2013

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Beautiful Girl

Beautiful Girl

May 22, 2012

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Once Upon Another Time

Once Upon Another Time

May 22, 2012

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Love Is Christmas

Love Is Christmas

November 18, 2011

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Kaleidoscope EP

Kaleidoscope EP

September 7, 2010

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Kaleidoscope Heart

Kaleidoscope Heart

September 7, 2010

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Between The Lines: Sara Bareilles Live At The Fillmore

Between The Lines: Sara Bareilles Live At The Fillmore

October 28, 2008

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Love Song

Love Song

May 16, 2008

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Little Voice

Little Voice

July 3, 2007

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Careful Confessions

Careful Confessions

January 24, 2004

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August 15, 2021

Watch Stephen Colbert, Broadway Stars Sing Billy Joel’s ‘New York State of Mind’

Sara Bareilles, Idina Menzel, Alexa Ray Joel, Suzanna Vega and more take part in Big Apple tribute

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July 8, 2021

Sara Bareilles to Lead Return of ‘Waitress’ on Broadway

The musical Waitress may have closed on Broadway in January 2020 after a long natural life but it’s coming back after the pandemic — with Sara Bareilles leading the way.

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May 12, 2021

Jon Bon Jovi, Sara Bareilles & More Set for 2021 Love Rocks NYC

The fifth annual Love Rocks NYC concert will include Sara Bareilles, Jon Bon Jovi, Gary Clark Jr., Yola and more, the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation announced Wednesday (May 12).

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May 11, 2021

Pink’s ‘All I Know So Far’ Has Us Looking Back at the History of Live Music on the Charts

On the new Billboard Pop Shop Podcast, Katie & Keith revisit the history of live music on the Billboard charts and talk about what the future holds for live recordings, including Pink's new project and a Sara Bareilles live album coming the same day.

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May 3, 2021

‘Girls5eva’ Soundtrack to Arrive With Peacock Series, Including Sara Bareilles-Penned Song: Exclusive

Peacock's upcoming series Girls5eva, starring Sara Bareilles, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Busy Philipps and Paula Pell as a reuniting '90s girl group, will release an accompanying soundtrack album via Epic Records, Billboard can exclusively reveal.

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April 8, 2021

Ben Folds to Explore Creativity on New Podcast ‘Lightning Bugs’

Musician will speak and write songs with various guests including Jon Batiste, Sara Bareilles, and Marianne Williamson

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