(March 26, 2018) – Country music songwriter/artist, Landon Wall, was crowned the winner of Nashville Rising Song Series 1 – a highly competitive open-mic songwriting competition. After winning the industry judges pick at one of ten preliminary rounds, Landon ultimately won the Series 1 of the competition with his original song, “Birth Of A Song.”
“What an AMAZING evening! It was an honor to have my song, #BirthOfASong chosen as the grand prize winner in the #NashvilleRisingSong Competition!!! I want to thank everyone who was able to tune in and watch and everyone who took the time to vote! It was an INCREDIBLE evening and having so many of my friends supporting me made it even more special!!
I would also like to thank the sponsors and the industry judges who took the time out of their busy schedules to be a part of this AWESOME event!
It was great meeting you all! Mr Keith Mohr provides an excellent opportunity for songwriters to not only compete…But, also to get to know each other and form lasting relationships.
I know a lot of work goes into putting on an event like this and it is very much appreciated. God has blessed me with so much more than I deserve and tonight I’m feeling extremely blessed and very thankful!! says Landon” says Landon
Landon Wall is a 14 year old Country Music Artist from Trinity, NC.
He is a member of the CMA and is affiliated with SESAC as a songwriter.
Landon came to Nashville when he was 9 years old to host a radio show.
He quickly fell in love with Nashville. Every time Landon was town he would go out on the street with his guitar and sing songs for whoever would pass by.
Well, those street performances soon led to invitations to perform at venues such as Tequila Cowboy, Tootsies and many other venues along lower Broadway.
Landon also has performed at The Nashville Palace, John A’s, BB Kings and the legendary Bluebird Cafe. When Landon was 11 he was invited by Hunter Hayes to perform with him on stage in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at the Carolina Country Music Fest in front of 22,000 people.
Landon is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Association and has been honored to have a song appear in their quarterly top 40. Landon’s song “Lost Boy” gained national attention when Kelsea Ballerini made a surprise visit to see him perform it at the Bluebird Cafe.
Since then, the story of what occurred that evening has made its way to such media outlets as Billboard Magazine, Rolling Stone, iHeart Media, Radio Disney Country, SiriusXM, Taste Of Country, and many others. “Lost Boy” is available on iTunes, Amazon Music as well as other digital music distributors.
To connect with Landon follow his social media outlets…