Gabbie Nolen (born July 7, 1982 in La Grange, Texas) is an American country music singer/songwriter. Nolen was signed by Republic/Universal Records in November 2001 after successfully recording and releasing several independent singles, including "Wait a Minute," written by songwriting icons Rodney Crowell and Hank Devito. Her first single for the label, "Almost There," was released in March 2002. The song peaked at number 45 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart and went to number one on the Billboard Top Country Singles Sales Chart in November 2002. Republic/Universal closed its country division in late 2002.