She auditioned for The X Factor in 2012, performing her own composition, “Last Night”. She was the first contestant in the show’s history to score a Top 40 single and album before the live shows even aired with her independently released album Top Room At The Zoo. Her debut major label album, Join The Club, was released on 7 October 2013, reaching number 7 in the UK charts.
Her third album, We Are, was released on 4 May 2015. It was preceded by lead single “Unsinkable”, released 13 April 2015.
In July 2016 Spraggan released “Dear You”, the first single from her fourth album I Hope You Don’t Mind Me Writing.