Josey Milner sprang into the country music spotlight with her single, "Not Pretty Enough", which she sold in support of Angels and Doves anti-bullying campaign. This single earned her a 2013 Independent Country Music Award nomination for Promising Young Artist, a Top 10 Hottest New Artist designation, and a Number One single on the world’s first independent country music chart, Indie World. Josey has opened standing room only shows for American Idol, Scotty McCreery, Chris Cagle, and Jon Wolfe. She has performed at CMA Fest and the Hard Rock Café in Nashville, The Teddy Bear Festival for children’s charities, and the Nascar Kobalt 400 in Las Vegas, for Welcome Home Troops. In November 2013, she performed for the International Music and Entertainment Association Awards, for which she was nominated in three categories: Best Country Female, Best Country Single, and Country Entertainer of the Year. She is also nominated for Shooting Star at the Nashville Universe Awards and Best Female and Artist of the Year at the Midwest Music Awards. Josey will help promote Piasecki MD skincare products to benefit Angels and Doves, among other charities. For more information on Josey Milner, please visit www.joseymilnermusic.com.
Elizabeth Lyons is an independent new country artist awarded the Music Row DisCovery Award & Country Music Association (CMA) “Who To Watch” for 2014 who released her debut Elizabeth Lyons EP (all six songs co-written by Lyons) in 2012. The EP charted #42 on the national country album iTunes charts in less than 24 hours, remained in the top 200 for a week, and continues to remain on the iTunes charts 400-700 range and iTunes' Albums Under $8 "Recent Best Sellers" and "All-Time Best Sellers" for a year and counting. Elizabeth's EP debuted as #10 on Billboard’s HeatseekersEast North Central chart. Since November 11th 2012, Elizabeth sold over 75,000 songs on iTunes/Online. The first track of her EP, “EverythingTonight," was written by Elizabeth in 2012 with producer Matt Nolen and Grammy-nominated songwriter Ryan Tyndell. The debut single was featured on iTunes “New and Noteworthy”, charted the first week, and played on the highly coveted spot on National Satellite radio: Sirius XM The Highway Featured on the Hot 30 Live Show and On The Horizon. The debut music video charted #8 on iTunes Country Music Videos and #18 on iTunes All-Genre Music Videos and featured on Top Country Videos on iTunes under Bestsellers and All-Time Bestsellers.
Elizabeth graduated from Vanderbilt University in May with further touring plans the summer of 2014 including opening for Luke Bryan, Cole Swindell, Chase Rice and Eli Young Band. Her music is a blend of tough-girl Southern sass meets catchy pop songstress. Elizabeth captivates all those around her with her infectious smile, contagious energy, and unassuming charm. A true standout artist with an established fan base, her EP has been very well-received on iTunes. One reviewer gushed, “Watch out Taylor. This album defines fresh new talent.” Elizabeth will have product samples with her at various appearances and shows, help to promote Piasecki MD Cares fundraisers that are near to her heart.