Talent

Featuring - 2021

Miranda Lambert
Miranda Lambert
Vanner Records/RCA recording artist Miranda Lambert released her highly anticipated new studio album Wildcard Nov. 1 2019, which includes the Grammy-nominated "It All Comes Out in The Wash" and her number 1 country radio single, "Bluebird." In January, Miranda embarked on her Wildcard headlining tour with special guests Cody Johnson and LANCO. The most decorated artist in th ehistory of the Academy of Country Music, Lambert is the recipient of more than 70 presitigious awards and special honor: 34 ACM Awards (including 9 ACM Female Vocalist of the Year Awards), 13 CMA Awards, 2 GRAMMY Awards, the Harmony Award (Nashville Symphony), Artist in Residence and was named 2019 RIAA's Artist of the Year.
Neal McCoy
Neal McCoy
Neal McCoy has released fifteen studio albums on various labels, and has released 34 singles to country radio.In 1993, Neal McCoy broke through with the back-to-back number 1 singles No Doubt About It and Wink from his platinum-certified album No Doubt About It. His commercial success continued into the late 1990s with two more platinum albums and a gold album, as well as six more Top Ten hits. A seventh Top Ten hit, the number 10 Billy’s Got His Beer Goggles On, came in 2005 from his self-released That’s Life.
Lee Brice
Lee Brice
Ten years after the release of his first album, music listeners likely think they have a good idea about who Lee Brice is, based on his eight #1 singles and his seven CMA Award nominations. He is, one might argue, a sensitive country roughneck, the guy who embraces the power of long-lasting relationships in “Love Like Crazy,” “A Woman Like You” and “I Don’t Dance.” He’s the guy who makes his audiences cry every time he memorializes people who sacrificed their lives on our behalf in “I Drive Your Truck.”
Jo Dee Messina
Jo Dee Messina
Jo Dee Messina is a seasoned veteran in the music industry, always evolving and reintroducing herself and her sound as she gains new experiences in life. Jumpstarting her career, Jo Dee's breakout song, "Heads Carolina, Tails California," made her a household name. Following the success of her debut, Jo Dee posted nine No. 1 hits, sixteen Top 40 songs, sold over five million albums worldwide, and was honored by the ACM Awards, CMA Awards, and Grammy Awards. As Jo Dee's resume grew, she proved to be a trendsetter and history maker, becoming the first female in country music history to celebrate three consecutive multi-week, chart-topping songs.
Tenille Townes
Tenille Townes
Canadian-born and Nashville-based, Tenille Townes is a two-time ACM Award-winning singer, songwriter and musician in the midst of a breakthrough year following the release of her acclaimed debut album, "The Lemonade Stand." Out now via Columbia Nashville in partnership with RCA Records, the album was produced by Jay Joyce (Eric Church, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town) and consists of twelve songs all written by Townes. Since the release, Townes has been named New Female Artist of the Year at the 55th ACM Awards and won three awards at the Canadian Country Music Awards, making her an eight-time CCMA winner.
Adam Doleac
Adam Doleac
Adam Doleac, dubbed "the hero country needs" by Popdust, has staked his claim as one to watch in Nashville. Recently No.1 on Sirius XM's Hot 30 Countdown with his single "Famous" - a successful follow-up to previous release "Whiskey's Fine" reaching No. 3 on the countdown. Doleac's music was described by Rolling Stone as "anchored not only in the trends of Top 40 radio, but also the blue-collar grit of Bob Seger and the bluesy influence of his Mississippi hometown."
Niko Moon
Niko Moon
Sitting across from country singer/songwriter Niko Moon, the words "GOOD TIME" are inescapable, peeking through the threads above his knees. "Good Time" is a track on his forthcoming genre-testing debut EP, a moment he wanted to benchmark with tattoos: "GOOD" on his right leg, "TIME" on his left. "I always wear holy jeans," Moon explains, "and I’m starting to run out of real estate." "GOOD TIME" deserved permanent ink, since the phrase is more than just an album title. It’s also a way of life for Moon, an adventurous artist, writer and musician with an enduring optimism and a flair for challenging boundaries.
Walker Montgomery
Walker Montgomery
Walker Montgomery was exposed to the music business from an early age, and his dad put a Baby Taylor in his hands by the time he was five years old and taught him the basics, but was wise enough to let his son find his own way musically, offering plenty of support but also healthy space to create his own path. It’s no surprise that along with his dad, Walker cites his two main musical influences as Randy Travis and Luke Bryan. Evident in his writing as well as his vocals, his love for the old and the new combined demonstrates a deep, abiding appreciation for both country’s rich heritage as well as its contemporary sounds and vibe.
Allie Colleen
Allie Colleen
Allie Colleen, a Belmont University graduate from Owasso, Oklahoma performs with a style that is truly her own and is no stranger to the music industry. Her passion for singing and songwriting since a young age has garnered her a reputation of being a notable songwriter with a iconic-sounding, impeccably strong voice that accents her Americana sound. The room never fails to silence as Allie Colleen begins to sing about the layers of love and heart-break that have shaped her, including some of her newest songs with witty lyrics and personal connection to the song unlike most today.
Luke Burkhardt
Luke Burkhardt
Luke Burkhardt is a singer-songwriter from eastern Ohio where he has been writing and performing his music in the Ohio River Valley and bordering regions for 10-plus years. While he describes his music as Americana in nature, Luke admits his music style is also greatly inspired by Country, Folk and Singer-Songwriter genres. Though he finds his music difficult to categorize, he references the likes of Chris Knight, John Prine, Ryan Bingham, Ruston Kelly, John Moreland, Evan Felker and Waylon Jennings as inspirational figures in his developed style.

Featuring - 2020

Neal McCoy
Neal McCoy
Neal McCoy has released fifteen studio albums on various labels, and has released 34 singles to country radio.In 1993, Neal McCoy broke through with the back-to-back number 1 singles No Doubt About It and Wink from his platinum-certified album No Doubt About It. His commercial success continued into the late 1990s with two more platinum albums and a gold album, as well as six more Top Ten hits. A seventh Top Ten hit, the number 10 Billy’s Got His Beer Goggles On, came in 2005 from his self-released That’s Life.
Justin Moore
Justin Moore
Justin Moore has built a loyal fanbase over the past decade with his traditional Country sound and captivating live shows. Those fans helped boost his fifth studio album, LATE NIGHTS AND LONGNECKS, to the top of the charts upon its release in July. The lead track from the Arkansas native’s LP, “The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home,” peaked at No. 1 and marked Moore’s eighth chart-topping single on both Mediabase and Billboard charts. Penned alongside Paul DiGiovanni, Chase McGill and producer Jeremy Stover, “The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home” further proves Moore’s skills as a thought-provoking songwriter and passionate artist.”
Tracy Lawrence
Tracy Lawrence
Born in Atlanta, Texas, and raised in Foreman, Arkansas, Tracy Lawrence began performing at age 15 and moved to Nashville, Tennessee, in 1990 to begin his country music career. He has charted more than forty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, including eight songs that reached the number one position: "Sticks and Stones", "Alibis", "Can't Break It to My Heart", "My Second Home", "If the Good Die Young", "Texas Tornado", "Time Marches On", and "Find Out Who Your Friends Are". Of these, "Time Marches On" is his longest-lasting at three weeks, while "Find Out Who Your Friends Are" set a record at the time for the slowest ascent to the top of that chart.
Gone West
Gone West
Gone West is a new Nashville-based band featuring 2-Time Grammy Award Winner Colbie Caillat, multi-platinum singer/songwriter Jason Reeves, 4-time Hawaii Music Award Winner Justin KawikaYoung and ACM and CMT nominated artist Nelly Joy.

Featuring - 2019

Trace Adkins
Trace Adkins
A Nashville icon for more than two decades, Trace Adkins has made his mark on the country-music industry. 11 million albums sold. Time-honored hit singles. Momentous, fiery and always memorable live performances. GRAMMY nominations. CMT and ACM awards. Nearly 200 million plays on YouTube. Hell, even a slew of movie and TV roles have come the Grand Ole Opry member’s way.

Joe Diffie
Joe Diffie
The beauty of country music is its ability to reflect the lives of its listeners, and few artists have celebrated life’s challenges and triumphs with more heartfelt eloquence than Joe Diffie.Whether singing about untarnished love in the enduring hit “John Deere Green,” the perennial appeal of “PickupMan” or the heartbreak of dreams unrealized in “Ships That Don’t Come In,” Diffie’s songs have continually painted a portrait of real life with all its joy and angst.

“I’ve always loved well-written songs,” says the Grammy winner, who is just as skilled at writing hits as he is singing them. “There’s really no magic formula. I’ve just always drawn on my own experience whether it’s falling in love or hanging out in a bar. I feel like if I relate to it, other people will too.”


Tyler Farr
Tyler Farr
When his debut album Redneck Crazy released in 2013, Nashville Recording Artist Tyler Farr landed at No. 2 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart and #5 on the Billboard Top 200. The Missouri native’s dry wit and energetic live show soon earned him coveted opening slots touring with Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert, and Lee Brice. With the release of his highly anticipated sophomore album Suffer in Peace in 2015, Farr once again landed in the top 5 on both the Billboard Top 200 Albums and Billboard Country Albums Chart making Farr the only solo male country artist to have his first two studio albums debut in the top-5 on the Billboard 200 Chart. Tyler has three #1 songs to his credit and recently released his latest single “Love By The Moon” in advance of his third studio album.

Lindsay Ell
Lindsay Ell
For rising star Lindsay Ell, her debut album on Stoney Creek Records has been a long time coming … but you can’t rush personal discovery. Sent on a mission to unleash the vibrant, soul-bearing country artist long predicted by fans and critics alike, Ell’s journey is now complete – and she calls the result simply, The Project.
Ryan Hurd
Ryan Hurd
Ryan Hurd has written songs that have been recorded by Luke Bryan, Blake Shleton, Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley, Jake Owen, Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris, Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Line, Rascal Flatts among many others.

In 2015, he celebrated his first No. 1 single as a songwriter with the GRAMMY & CMA-nominated duet "Lonely Tonight," recorded by Blake Shelton and Ashley Monroe.

No stranger to the road, Hurd has been tapped by Thomas Rhett, FGL and Maren Morris for multiple tours, both domestic and international. In addition, Hurd was honored to join an elite group of artists, spanning across all genres, to be featured in Vevo's dscvr program, named one of Rolling Stone Country's "Artists You Need to Know" and a CMT "Listen Up" Artist.
Whiskey Myers
Whiskey Myers
It would be an understatement to say that a lot has happened since Whiskey Myers was last in the recording studio. Over two whirlwind years, the gritty Texas band hit #1 on the iTunes Country Chart with their breakout third album 'Early Morning Shakes,' earned raves everywhere from Rolling Stone to USA Today, and toured the US and UK relentlessly, slaying massive festival crowds and sharing stages with Lynyrd Skynyrd, Hank Williams Jr., Jamey Johnson, and more along the way. You'd be forgiven, then, for expecting things to work a little differently this time around when the band reunited with acclaimed producer Dave Cobb for their stellar new album, 'Mud.' But as it turns out, success doesn't change a Southern gentleman, and they don't come any more Southern than Whiskey Myers.

Also Appearing - 2021

Kasey Tyndall
Kasey Tyndall
Singer-songwriter Kasey Tyndall is making her stamp on country music with her edgy, rock-infused, hard-hitting country sound. Tyndall first picked up the guitar in sixth grade after being assigned a writing project in school. She taught herself a few chords and learned she could convey her words to music. Since then, she fell in love with the craft and has been writing and performing ever since.
Thomas Gabriel
Thomas Gabriel
T.G. - as those closest to him call him - is the oldest grandchild of Johnny Cash. Predominately raised on the road, he often dreamed of a life as a successful career musician. When he was young, his grandfather would call him onstage, to sing “When the Saints Go Marching In.” At 21, he was in the studio trying out his voice. Johnny would say, “Son, you sound a lot like I did when I was younger; work on those vocals.” Along with his voice that sounds so much like his grandfather’s, he brings a wealth of stories from his memories of his childhood and of growing up a member of such an iconic family.
Whey Jennings
Whey Jennings
Whey Jennings grew up in a family full of country music royalty. His grandfather, the legendary Waylon Jennings, and grandmother, Jessi Colter, both had great success in the major music charts for decades. Whey is set to release his new album this Fall.

Whey is a "rough around the edges, unpolished singer" with a voice as big as Texas. Whey and his band are packing country music dance halls, festivals, outlaw venues and biker rallies all across America!
Ashley Best
Ashley Best
Ashley Best released his 1st EP of his Original works titled "I Believe" in late 2018. In 2019, He released 2 singles from the EP to radio where he enjoyed TWO #1 Hits on National Radio Hits Country Charts in L.A. Calif. and Independent Music Network in Nashville, Tennessee. Ashley was nominated for 3 awards on NRH & IMN and won 2019 Favorite New Discovery Artist of the Year. He has entertained folks with Live performances in OH, WV, PA, IN, SC, NC, FL, OK and TX. Ashley opened for Aaron Tippin in 2019 and has also performed numerous times at OLE RED in Tishomingo, OK. Ashley is set to release his 1st Album in the Fall of 2021. He has become known as the "Appalachian Melting Pot".
Sydney Mack
Sydney Mack
Sydney Mack has been in love with music since her mom played Naomi to her three-year-old Wynonna, singing, "Grandpa, Tell Me 'Bout the Good Old Days" in their family room. She has given music a lifetime of dedication, from her classical music education to stints as a Music Row intern while attending Nashville's Belmont University. On Season 14 of American Idol, Sydney was one of only 37 contestants from Nashville given a golden ticket to Los Angeles for Hollywood Week. The following year, she was voted into the NashNext Top 10, where Sydney and the rest of the Top 10 had the honor of going on tour with country artist, Raelynn. She has opened for country superstars such as Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line, Brett Eldredge, Charlie Daniels and the legendary George Jones.
Hoard & Jones
Hoard & Jones
Roger Hoard, who is one of the most recognizable and respected talents on guitar, was one of Dan Jones’ early mentors in music. In addition, he has helped train some of the Ohio Valley’s greatest musicians including the one and only Brad Paisley. Hoard has been associated with Jamboree USA, Jamboree in the Hills, and directed some of the Ohio Valley’s greatest bands such as Country Roads, The Other Brothers, 11/70, and The Fabulous Bender Boys.

Dan Jones, a board-certified family physician and native to the Ohio Valley, has made his mark on the music scene and has quickly become a local favorite. Over the past few years, he has had the privilege to perform with some of the area’s greatest musicians. His energized performances on fiddle, guitar, harmonica and mandolin add a unique intensity to their shows and are a must see!

Also Appearing - 2020

Jo Dee Messina
Jo Dee Messina
Jo Dee Messina is a seasoned veteran in the music industry, always evolving and reintroducing herself and her sound as she gains new experiences in life. Jumpstarting her career, Jo Dee’s breakout song, “Heads Carolina, Tails California,” made her a household name. Following the success of her debut, Jo Dee posted nine No. 1 hits, sixteen Top 40 songs, sold over five million albums worldwide, and was honored by the ACM Awards, CMA Awards, and GRAMMY Awards.
Black Stone Cherry
Black Stone Cherry
The concept of family looms large in the world of BLACK STONE CHERRY’s four band members. Sticksman John Fred Young's father Richard and his uncle Fred, are founding members of the Grammy Award-winning country rock n’ roots band, The Kentucky HeadHunters. BSC’s four high school-aged friends - Young, plus frontman/guitarist Chris Robertson, guitarist Ben Wells and bassist Jon Lawhon - grew up honing their craft in the Headhunters’ Practice House, an abandoned property on the Young family’s farmland.
The Kentucky Headhunters
The Kentucky Headhunters
The Kentucky Headhunters, declared "the great American rock 'n' roll band" by Billboard magazine, began their professional journey in 1968 when brothers Fred and Richard Young and cousins Greg martin and Anthony Kenney formed the Southern blues-rock band Itchy Brother. The ban morphed into the Kentucky Headhunters in 1986. Their first album, 1989's "Pickin' on Nashville" was released by Mercury Records and surprised the world, becoming a bona fide hit, selling over two million copies, and winning a Grammy, three Country Music Awards, an American Music Award and an Academy of Country Music Award.
Walker Montgomery
Walker Montgomery
Walker Montgomery was exposed to the music business from an early age, and his dad put a Baby Taylor in his hands by the time he was five years old and taught him the basics, but was wise enough to let his son find his own way musically, offering plenty of support but also healthy space to create his own path. It’s no surprise that along with his dad, Walker cites his two main musical influences as Randy Travis and Luke Bryan. Evident in his writing as well as his vocals, his love for the old and the new combined demonstrates a deep, abiding appreciation for both country’s rich heritage as well as its contemporary sounds and vibe.
Whey Jennings
Whey Jennings
Whey Jennings grew up in a family full of country music royalty. His grandfather, the legendary Waylon Jennings, and grandmother, Jessi Colter, both had great success in the major music charts for decades. Whey is set to release his new album this Fall.

Whey is a "rough around the edges, unpolished singer" with a voice as big as Texas. Whey and his band are packing country music dance halls, festivals, outlaw venues and biker rallies all across America!
Allie Colleen
Allie Colleen
A Belmont University graduate from Owasso, Oklahoma with a style that is truly her own, Allie Colleen is no stranger to the music industry. A passion for singing and songwriting since a young age has garnered her a reputation of being a notable songwriter with an iconic-sounding voice. Her impeccably strong voice with hints of timeless tradition falls between classic country and the emerging country sound. The room never fails to silence as Allie Colleen begins to sing about the layers of love and heartbreak that have shaped her. Some of her newest songs bring witty lyrics and a connection to the song unlike most today.
Thomas Gabriel
Thomas Gabriel
T.G. - as those closest to him call him - is the oldest grandchild of Johnny Cash. Predominately raised on the road, he often dreamed of a life as a successful career musician. When he was young, his grandfather would call him onstage, to sing “When the Saints Go Marching In.” At 21, he was in the studio trying out his voice. Johnny would say, “Son, you sound a lot like I did when I was younger; work on those vocals.” Along with his voice that sounds so much like his grandfather’s, he brings a wealth of stories from his memories of his childhood and of growing up a member of such an iconic family.
George Shingleton
George Shingleton
From the first note he sings, George Shingleton doesn’t just ask for your attention, he commands it. You sit up and lean in. Then you’re blown away by his power. His body is an amplifier ushering rich, stirring tones from deep within his soul sending them straight to yours. Shingleton’s energy creates a capsule-like environment where he gets lost in the music and takes you with him. It’s the kind of experience musicians have tried to hotwire for centuries, the very secret of which Shingleton embodies - that it can’t actually be engineered, that it is the product of one’s own passion and destiny.
1170 Band
1170 Band
The 1170 Band secured its dedicated fan base as the house band for Jamboree USA, which is second only to the Grand Ole Opry as the oldest live country music broadcast in the United States. Since 1933, Jamboree USA has featured some of the biggest names in country music. An American institution, the Jamboree USA 50,000-watt broadcast was heard in 17 states and most of Canada, on WWVA, 1170 AM the station for which the band was named.

Also Appearing - 2019

Gabby Barrett
Gabby Barrett
Nineteen-year-old Country powerhouse Gabby Barrett came into national prominence in 2018 as a finalist on Season 16 of ABC’s American Idol, and has now burst on to the Country music scene with brand new song, "I Hope." A native of Munhall, Pennsylvania, and one of eight children, Barrett began singing in her local gospel choir in Homestead, Pennsylvania at the age of nine, started playing shows at age 11 and won the respected Kean Quest Talent Search in 2014.
Dillon Carmichael
Dillon Carmichael
Critics and fans from across the musical spectrum found much to fall in love with this past fall when Dillon Carmichael unleashed his brilliant debut, 'Hell On An Angel.' Produced by Dave Cobb - the studio guru behind country radio powerhouses like Chris Stapleton and Zac Brown Band - the album merged a sonically progressive palette with a tasteful reverence for the past and wrapped it all up with a director's eye for detail, creating a stunning collection that was at once old-school and modern, traditional and contemporary, timeless and timely.
Walker Montgomery
Walker Montgomery
Kyle Daniel
Kyle Daniel
Kentucky songwriter Kyle Daniel shines a sympathetic light on the cycle of addiction in his new song “Born to Lose,” a personal track inspired by people he knew in his Bowling Green hometown.

“We live in a time in which addiction has somehow impacted all of our lives,” says Daniel of the song, off his upcoming EP What’s There to Say?, out March 15th. “I felt the need to discuss the hardships of this crisis, without painting it in a negative light, coming from a place or understanding and acceptance.”
1170 Band
1170 Band
The 1170 Band secured its dedicated fan base as the house band for Jamboree USA, which is second only to the Grand Ole Opry as the oldest live country music broadcast in the United States. Since 1933, Jamboree USA has featured some of the biggest names in country music. An American institution, the Jamboree USA 50,000-watt broadcast was heard in 17 states and most of Canada, on WWVA, 1170 AM the station for which the band was named.
Joe Zelek
Joe Zelek
Ohio Valley native Joe Zelek has spent the last decade chasing down songs from Rust Belt dive bars to the streets of Music City. His formative years growing up in Mt. Pleasant, OH were filled with baseball, garage bands, dirt bikes and country music. Joe has appeared main stage at Jamboree In The Hills for over a decade where his song paying tribute to the legendary event became an anthem. His music has been heard in various television shows including Duck Dynasty and The Wahlburgers in addition to high school football coverage in major markets ranging from Fox Sports West to Orlando, FL and Green Bay, WI.
Whey Jennings
Whey Jennings
Whey Jennings grew up in a family full of country music royalty. His grandfather, the legendary Waylon Jennings, and grandmother, Jessi Colter, both had great success in the major music charts for decades. Whey is set to release his new album this Fall.

Whey is a "rough around the edges, unpolished singer" with a voice as big as Texas. Whey and his band are packing country music dance halls, festivals, outlaw venues and biker rallies all across America!
Tim Ullom
Tim Ullom
Tim Ullom is just a guy with a guitar. Since he received his first at age 18, that’s all he’s wanted to be. Whether it be in the corner of a bar for fifteen people, or on stage in front of fifteen hundred, what you see is what you get. His shows always have an upbeat feel that keep listeners dialed in. He’s been a regular in the Ohio Valley music scene for fifteen years along with opening for numerous national acts and has no plans on slowing down anytime soon.
Sydney Mack
Sydney Mack
Frank Vieira
Frank Vieira
It's hard to tell whether Frank Vieira found country music, or whether country found him, but there's no denying it's a perfect fit. You can hear the passion in his voice and see it in his face when he performs, from the heartfelt, "I’m Right Here", to the everyman anthem, "Fill it Up." Frank's sophomore EP set to release in June reflects an impressive maturity as a songwriter and performer.
The Stickers
The Stickers
The Stickers have quickly become a solid name in the country music world. Hailing from Western Pennsylvania, the band has become known for their high-energy country rock shows and catchy songs that have taken country music fans by storm! The Stickers have launched their talents across the US, earning a number of industry accolades and credentials along the way.

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