莎拉·格蕾丝·麦克劳克林（Sarah Grace McLaughlin）（1992年7月18日出生），更名为Bishop Briggs主教，是英美歌手和词曲作者。她的单曲“ River ”在美国另类排行榜上排名第三。它包含在她的首张专辑《教堂的疤痕》中，该专辑于2018年4月20日发行。
Sarah Grace McLaughlin 于1992年7月18 日出生于伦敦，来自Bishopbriggs镇的苏格兰父母的女儿，后来启发了她的艺名。四岁时，她与家人一起移居东京。她第一次在东京的卡拉OK歌厅公开演唱，并意识到自己想成为一名表演者。在城市的卡拉OK吧酒吧中长大，在家中听音乐（从Motown音乐家到甲壳虫乐队），也启发了她追求音乐。她从七岁开始创作自己的歌曲，并将为家人演奏。她移居香港她10岁那年住到18岁。她在整个青年时期继续追求音乐，参加了许多学校的才艺表演和表演。从香港国际学校毕业后，她搬到洛杉矶并在音乐家学院上大学。
搬到洛杉矶后，布里格斯尽其所能在城市的任何地方创作和演奏，最终在2015年7月录制了她的第一张单曲“ Wild Horses”。许多听众在观看带有此歌的Acura广告时，都通过Shazam找到了布里格斯。2015年底，“野马”再次开始攀升排行榜，在Billboard Alternative Songs排行榜上进入前30 名，并在Billboard Twitter新兴艺术家排行榜上进入前13名。
2016年1月，布里格斯发行了单曲《河》。这首歌是商业上的成功。这首歌在Hype Machine的流行排行榜上名列第一，在Spotify的US Viral 50上排名第二，在Global Viral 50上排名第二。它还获得了Shazam预测的2016年夏季歌曲的荣誉提名，该歌曲的特色是在广告牌中。“河流”在“ 广告牌替代歌曲”榜上攀升至前3名，在“ 广告牌热摇滚”，“ Rock Airplay”和“ Twitter新兴艺术家”榜上跃居前10名。
2016年5月，她发行了她的第三张单曲“ The Way I Do”。她是Coldplay在2016年秋季的第9个巡演日期的开幕表演，并在整个秋季巡演中为Kaleo开幕。布里格斯（Briggs）于2016年8月1日在电视上首次亮相，并在吉米·法伦（Jimmy Fallon）主演的《今夜秀》（Tonight Show）中演出《河》。她在2016年8月12日发行了她的第四张单曲“ Pray（Empty Gun）”。这首歌在MTV节目Scream的第2季大结局中亮相。2016年9月23日，布里格斯发行了单曲“ Be Your Love”。她的首张实物发行是限量发行的1,200张同名12英寸乙烯基EP，于2016年黑色星期五在唱片商店日发行。
Bigg Briggs主教在纽约市2017年全景音乐节的主要舞台上开幕，并演奏了Coachella2017。Briggs 用她的歌曲“ Mercy” 为xXx：Xander Cage的回归配乐。她曾在2017年3月发行的Cold War Kids歌曲“ So Tied Up”中出演。
Briggs的同名EP于2017年4月14日以数字形式重新发行，其中包括在乙烯基EP上发行的四首歌曲和两首以前未发行的歌曲“ Dark Side”和“ The Fire”。
在2018年2月，Republic Records发布了Briggs的1988 INXS热门单曲“ Never Tear Us Apart ” 的翻唱版，从原声带剪辑成电影《Fifty Shades Freed》，她还演唱过这首歌，作为本季二重唱的一部分美国偶像 16 。
在2019年10月，Briggs从她的第二张录音室专辑Champion中发行了三首单曲（“ Champion”，“ Tattooed On My Heart”和“ Jekyll＆Hide”）。11月，布里格斯发行了歌曲“ Someone Else”作为专辑的一部分。专辑于11月8日发行。
Sarah Grace McLaughlin (born 18 July 1992), better known as Bishop Briggs, is a British-American singer and songwriter. Her single “River” was a number three hit on the US Alternative chart. It was included on her debut album, Church of Scars, released on 20 April 2018.
Sarah Grace McLaughlin was born in London on 18 July 1992, the daughter of Scottish parents from the town of Bishopbriggs, which later inspired her stage name. At the age of four, she moved to Tokyo with her family. She sang in public for the first time at a Tokyo karaoke bar, and realised she wanted to be a performer. Growing up with the city’s karaoke bar traditions and hearing music ranging from Motown musicians to The Beatles at home also inspired her to pursue music. She started writing her own songs at the age of seven, and would perform them for her family. She moved to Hong Kong at the age of 10, where she lived until she was 18. She continued to pursue music throughout her youth, participating in a number of school talent shows and performances. After graduating from Hong Kong International School, she moved to Los Angeles and attended college at Musicians Institute.
2015–2017: Debut singles and EP
After moving to Los Angeles, Briggs wrote and played all over the city in any venue she could, eventually recording her first single “Wild Horses” in July 2015. Many listeners found Briggs via Shazam when seeing an Acura commercial which features the song. In late 2015, “Wild Horses” began climbing the charts again, entering the top 30 on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart and top 13 on the Billboard Twitter Emerging Artist charts.
In January 2016, Briggs released the single “River”. The song was a commercial success. The song reached number 1 on Hype Machine’s Popular charts and on Spotify’s US Viral 50 and #2 on the Global Viral 50. It also received an Honorable Mention on Shazam’s predicted Songs of the Summer 2016, which was featured in Billboard. “River” climbed into the top 3 on the ‘Billboard Alternative Songs chart and top 10 on the Billboard Hot Rock, Rock Airplay and Twitter Emerging Artist charts.
In May 2016, she released her third single, “The Way I Do”. She was the opening act for Coldplay in the fall of 2016 on nine of their tour dates, and also opened for Kaleo throughout their fall tour. Briggs made her television debut on 1 August 2016, performing “River” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. She released her fourth single, “Pray (Empty Gun)” on 12 August 2016. The song was featured in the season 2 finale of the MTV show Scream. On 23 September 2016, Briggs released the single “Be Your Love”. Her first physical release was a self-titled 12″ vinyl EP in a limited-edition run of 1,200 copies, released on Record Store Day Black Friday in 2016.
In December 2016, Briggs released the official video for “Wild Horses” through W Magazine.
Bishop Briggs opened on the main stage at the 2017 Panorama Festival in New York City and played Coachella 2017. Briggs contributed to the soundtrack of xXx: Return of Xander Cage with her song “Mercy”. She featured in Cold War Kids’ song “So Tied Up”, released in March 2017.
Briggs’ self-titled EP was re-released digitally on 14 April 2017, featuring four songs released on the vinyl EP and two previously unreleased songs, “Dark Side” and “The Fire”.
2018: Church of Scars
In February 2018, Republic Records released Briggs’ cover version of the 1988 INXS hit “Never Tear Us Apart” as a single cut from the soundtrack to the film Fifty Shades Freed, which she also sang as part of a duet on Season 16 of American Idol.
Briggs’ debut album, Church of Scars, was released on 20 April 2018.
In October 2019, Briggs released three songs as singles (“Champion”, “Tattooed On My Heart” and “Jekyll & Hide”) from her second studio album, Champion. In November, Briggs released the song “Someone Else” as part of the album. The album was then released on 8 November.
Briggs has stated that she frequently uses piano when writing songs.
2017 – Bishop Briggs
2018 – Church of Scars
2019 – CHAMPION