Payton Taylor didn't stand in line to win her shot at a music career, nor has she tried to impress by replication. A steadfast and soulful young lady, she lets her heart do the writing and her voice tell the story. She's country steeped in soul, in the spirit of the female pioneers of those genres. But don't etch those labels in stone anywhere. Her music education started with her grandfather's record collection, relics of a time past in the modern world, but captivating to her musical “old soul.”
Grounded in the strong familial bond she has and the music heritage she was raised on, she brings a refreshing voice to her music that is resolute, both on and off stage. She may find inspiration in the likes of Nora Jones, Emmylou Harris, and Bonnie Raitt, but her desire is to be an original.
With her smart and soulful take on the music that moves her, she is poised to make an indelible impression on the city she loves. Music City has it's next game changer in this young lady.