中 文 名 林赛·斯特林
外 文 名 Lindsey Stirling
别 名 Phelba
国 籍 美国
出 生 地 美国加利福尼亚州奥兰治县
职 业 小提琴家，表演艺术家，作曲家
信 仰 耶稣基督后期圣徒教会
代表作品 《Crystallize》, 《Shatter Me》(feat.Lzzy Hale), 《Take Flight》
斯特林的音乐风格极其多样，包括古典、流行、电子、Dubstep以至摇滚等多种风格，都被融合在了其音乐作品中。2010年，斯特林参加了美国达人秀，并进入了四分之一决赛，此后她的音乐事业主要集中在原创音乐与相应的视频制作上。此外，对曲目的再演奏也是她作品中的重要部分。从《上古卷轴五：天际》(Skyrim)、《刺客信条3》(Assassin's Creed)、《塞尔达传说》(The Legend Of Zelda)等高人气游戏的主题曲，到《River Flows In You》、《Phantom Of The Opera》等经典，斯特林用小提琴为人们展现了相同歌曲的不同魅力。
2016年6月发行单曲《The Arena》。8月将发行录音室专辑《Brave Enough》。
Life and career
Lindsey Stirling (born September 21, 1986) is an American violinist, dancer, performance artist, singer and composer. She presents choreographed violin performances, both live and in music videos found on her eponymous YouTube channel, which she created in 2007.
Stirling performs a variety of music styles, from classical to pop and rock to electronic dance music. Aside from original work, her discography contains covers of songs by other musicians and various soundtracks. Her music video, "Crystallize" finished as the eighth-most watched video of 2012,and her cover version of "Radioactive" with Pentatonix won Response of the Year in the first YouTube Music Awards in 2013. Stirling achieved one million singles sold worldwide by August 2014. As of April 2015, her ‘Lindseystomp’ YouTube channel exceeded 7 million subscribers and over a billion total views.
Stirling has been named in ‘Forbes’ magazine's 30 Under 30 In Music: The Class Of 2015. Forbes notes her quarter-finalist position on ‘America's Got Talent’ season five in 2010,a No. 2 position on the ‘Billboard’ 200 for her second album ‘Shatter Me’ in 2014, and her 7 million subscribers on YouTube.
Stirling's eponymous debut album was a commercial success in Europe, selling 200,000 copies in Germany, winning a platinum certification; three additional certifications were given by Austria, Switzerland and Poland. The debut album was nominated for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards for Top Dance/Electronic Albums. Stirling's second album ‘Shatter Me’ won the 2015 Billboard Music Awards for Top Dance/Electronic Album.
On January 9, 2015, Stirling was featured on the Forbe's list '30 Under 30' as one of the few musicians featured in the top thirty of recognized celebrities under the age of thirty.On February 7, 2015, Stirling performed at the Grammy Foundation's 17th annual Legacy Concert.On March 2, it was announced that Stirling had won a YouTube Music Award among other forty-nine artists. On March 26, Stirling participated in the 2015 Echo Music Awards, where she won the category of "Best Crossover Act" for the second consecutive year.On April 7, the 2015 Billboard Music Awards nominees were announced and Stirling was mentioned in two categories: Top Dance/Electronic Artist and Top Dance/Electronic Album, for her album ‘Shatter Me’.
In late December 2015, Stirling earned her first US ‘Billboard’ Hot 100 entry with "Hallelujah" debuting at number 81 on the issue dated January 9, 2016 and peaking at number one on the Hot Christian Songs Chart, being her first single in doing so as well.
In January 12 of 2016, Stirling's autobiography was released under the name of ‘The Only Pirate at the Party’, which would later reach the tenth position at ‘The New York Times’ hardcover nonfiction best-seller list.Three days later, a collaboration between Stirling and the Swedish DJ/producer Otto Knows was released under the title "Dying for You", with its official video premiering on February the first.
Single “The Arena”was released on June 2016.
Studio album ‘Brave Enough’ will be released on August 2016.