Meet singer, songwriter, musician and Grammy Nominated artist Ashley Jordan, from Harvard, MA!
Ashley has been playing since she was 13 years old, earning her wings at open mic nights and as a street performer in Boston. The crowds gathered to see this compelling performing, making the venues take notice. Once Ashley hit the stage, she was ready for take off! She has since opened and shared the stage with Trace Adkins, Sam Hunt, Chase Rice, Phillip Phillips, Jason Mraz, Howie Day and more! Ashley's music is honest and well crafted, and her vocals soar with confidence. Her talent is undeniable and has caught national attention. In 2015, Jordan's single "Angels" received a first round Grammy nomination in the pop/solo category. She was also selected by Pulse Magazine as the "Best Female Vocalist" and "Best Solo/Acoustic Act" of 2015. Last year she competed in a nationwide contest and was chosen as a top ten finalist, earning a spot to perform for Big Machine Records label head, Scott Borchetta, as well as Kix Brooks of Brooks and Dunn, and Jay DeMarcus from Rascal Flatts.
Ashley recently visited the Country 102.5 studios to perform live. Check out her new original single, "Short Fuse."
Check out Ashley's video for her song,"Weapon."
Uploaded by Ashley Jordan on 2017-02-09.
- All-time favorite song: "Carolina On My Mind" by James Taylor
- Favorite song you've written: "Blue Eyed Boy."
- Favorite country concerts: Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Rascal Flatts, Taylor Swift
- Biggest influences: Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton, Sturgill Simpson, Grace Potter, Kacey Musgraves, Garth Brooks and Lori McKenna
- Currently diggin' on Country 102.5: "Wanna Be That Song" by Brett Eldredge, "Tin Man"- Miranda Lambert, "Humble and Kind" - Tim McGraw (written by Lori McKenna)
- Obsessed with: dogs and puppies, especially Beagles because she has one
- Collects: snow globes. Ashley says loves Christmas so much she still hasn't taken down her tree!
- Exercise: Running. Ashley used to run on conservation land, but was surround by a pack of coyotes one day. So she sticks to the road now.
- Self proclaimed: Coffee fanatic
- If she could she would: Live in a Bath & Body Works
- Other talents: Make-up artist, being very vague, jumping out of places to scare people (at least ones she knows)
Ashley in Action
- April 24th: Above the Basement podcast, Boston MA
- May 17: 603 Bar and Lounge, Dover NH
- June 29: Northboro Under the Gazebo, Northboro MA
- September 24: Cape Cod Scallop Festival at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds, East Falmouth, MA
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