Queens of Country: Who are your biggest inspirations?
Elly Cooke: Taylor Swift, Hunter Hayes, and Lindsay Ell.
QoC: What is your favorite song you've ever covered?
EC: I have two favorites. "Folsom Prison Blues" and "Wide Open Spaces"!
QoC: What has been your favorite moment in your music career so far?
EC: Getting to open for Trent Harmon (winner of American Idol)!!!
QoC: How did you get into country music?
EC: The first music I remember listening to was George Strait, my dad used to play his CDs all the time!! Being introduced to country music at such a young age really influenced the kind of music I make now.
QoC: Any plans to release original music sometime in the future?
EC: YES!!! I definitely plan to release original music just as soon as I get some of my songs recorded!
Check out two of Elly's best covers below