Category Archives: Got The Spotlight

Got The Spotlight: John King

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It is inspiring what one can accomplish when they set out to follow their dream. John King was an unsigned artist when he left his hometown of Habersham County, Georgia to open for numerous award-winning artists and play over 150 dates in a year. John’s musical taste was inspired by rock like Led Zeppelin, AC/DC and The Black Crowes. Combine ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: Caroline Kole

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Sweet, talented, and a girl with a big future – that is the best way to describe rising artist Caroline Kole. At the tender age of 17, the Tampa, FL native has found her place in country music, amassing fans in and out of the business and making a name for herself amongst some country heavyweights. Initially active in sports, ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: Kirstie Lovelady

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I got to chat a few weeks ago with Kirstie Lovelady. During our chat we discussed a little bit of everything from her singing career, to her upcoming opportunity to open up for Blake Shelton at the Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam, to her take on bro-country, and to the exciting release of her upcoming EP “Cry Wolf”. Kirstie moved to Nashville ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: Chase Bryant

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With his grandfather having been a pianist for Roy Orbison and Waylon Jennings, and his uncles co-founders of the band successful ’90’s band “Richochet“, it’s no surprise that music came naturally to 21 year old Red Bow Records artist Chase Bryant. At the age of 2 he was given his first guitar and there was a light in his eyes; ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: Johnny Bulford

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Songwriters are essentially the bread and butter of the music industry; many times they go unnoticed by the general public, but they are the ones that make the songs we love what they are. We at Got Country Online appreciate and celebrate them and want to give them the recognition they deserve, so in addition to artists, we are now ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: Sandra Lynn

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California native Sandra Lynn grew up listening to Shania Twain, Faith Hill, Jewel, Trisha Yearwood – artists whose music told relatable stories. It wasn’t long after graduation from Malibu, CA’s Pepperdine University that the theater and television major’s voice connected with producer/performer/songwriter/musician/composer David Foster. Years before, Sandra Lynn had made a connection of her own – to Deana Carter’s “Strawberry ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: Chasin’ Crazy

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If you haven’t heard “That’s How We Do Summertime” then you are missing out. This summer’s anthem is sung by country group Chasin’ Crazy. Who is Chasin’ Crazy you might ask? This band is formed by 5 talented guys: Landon Parker, Jimmy James Hunter, Creigh Riepe, Travis Fincher, and Forest Miller. I had the opportunity to sit down with my ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: James Wesley

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“I want to be the guy who tells the stories, and tells it like it is.” There is a common bond that I find amongst country music fans whether you live in the big city or a rural farmland community. The songs we enjoy the most are the ones that speak our truths. James Wesley speaks his truths. He tells stories that even ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: 2Steel Girls

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From Jackson County, Ohio to Nashville, Tennessee, 2Steel Girls are anything but a “Train Wreck.” This mother and daughter (Allison and Krystal, respectively) duo are here to stay. Starting off their career unexpectedly and by invitation to participate on NBC’s The Voice Season 3, they were fortunate to be on Team Blake (yes, Blake Shelton). In a few short years, they have accomplished more than they ... Read More »

Got The Spotlight: Blackberry Smoke

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With a little over a decade in the industry, Blackberry Smoke is a force to be reckoned with. The Atlanta-based quintet, whom met and connected playing different shows at local bars, bring a southern rock addition to today’s country. Although honored to be compared to legends Lynryd Skynyrd, Blackberry Smoke have their own unique sound that sticks with the audience. ... Read More »