With twelve number one hits to his name, and fans across all corners of Country Music, Joe Diffie almost needs no introduction. With chart-toppers like “Pickup Man,” “Third Rock from the Sun,” and “John Deere Green,” and 13 albums and over 20 Top 10 singles to his credit, Joe has little to prove at this point in his career, yet he still has a fire in his belly to make good country music. A renowned songwriter in his own right, Joe has hits for artists like Tim McGraw, Conway Twitty, and Jo Dee Messina to his credit. An ACM and Grammy Award winner, Joe is working on some great new tracks, due in 2017 on Silverado Records.
Inspired by today’s leading ladies of Country Music, 13 year old singer/songwriter Ali Morgan is ready to make her mark on the genre. Crafting her own melodic songs, and sharing her thoughts and feelings along the way, Ali is ready to inspire a new generation of young Country fans. When she’s not performing in her home area of Chicago, Ali is busy writing material for her debut EP. She’s performed recently at Nashville’s famed Blue Bird Cafe, and Belcourt Taps. Stay tuned for some amazing music from this bright young star.
Tyler Jordan, recently re-signed to Silverado Records for an extended deal, was most recently featured on the label’s Silverado Signature Songwriter Series (volume 3). His single “Why Her?” has amassed over 280,000 Spotify spins. The music video for “Why Her?” was debuted on Billboard.com. The South Carolina native, turned Nashville songwriter is now writing for a new record, to release soon. His songs take you places, and his vocals impress with every lyric. From upbeat to emotional, Tyler is one of the ones to watch.
A powerhouse of talent and personality, Crystal Yates is the second songwriter to be featured on the Silverado Signature Songwriter Series. Crystal is known for extremely well-written songs, and vocals that showcase an incredible range of emotions and styles. Frequently on the road in Texas, this shining star only gets brighter by the moment. Her passion for life, family, and Christ are apparent in all that she does.
Nashville songwriter Tony Winkler is the latest inductee in the Silverado Signature Songwriter Series. Signed by the label as the fourth songwriter to grace the now famed series, Winkler is no stranger to the spotlight. Winkler has shared stages with some of the biggest names in music including Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum, labelmate Joe Diffie, and so many more. His songs have been heard on ESPN’s “Game Day” show, and featured in video games including the Country Dance series. His most recent cut “Take You There” was co-written with labelmate Tyler Jordan, and featured on volume 3 of the Silverado Signature Songwriter Series. You can also find Winkler on our annual Christmas compilations “A Silverado Family Christmas” and “A Very Nashville Christmas”!