Katie Jayne embodies the new generation of pop country Artists, already making waves on the Australian scene.
Who is Katie Jayne?
Katie Jayne is the fresh face of pop country, taking her Dubbo roots over to the UK and bringing home a unique musical flavour. Fun and a bubbly with a charm that leads the audience through complex emotional ballads back to high-energy party tunes, Katie is a songwriter that will leave you dancing. Her second single No Shadow is a sassy girl-power anthem which scored over 400,000 streams on Spotify, high rotation on CMC and landed in the KIX COUNTRY Top 20 chart.
Originally from Dubbo, NSW, Katie began her career in the United Kingdom in 2015 as the driving force behind the duo Southern Junction. Making her debut at the Isle of Wight Festival, Katie went on to play many impressive venues including London’s O2 Arena, for the Country2Country Festival, FSA Fest as well as the UK’s leading country music festival, Buckle and Boots.
With her third single “Use Me” released March 29th 2019, audiences are treated to a softer more vulnerable side to her writing. The video gained 20,000 views in the first 24 hours of release alone and the single charted at #2 on the iTunes charts, sitting at over 300,000 streams on Spotify, Use Me also reached top 10 status on KIX Country proving to be a stand out track for the young artist. “This song is my heart laid bare but I think that we can all relate to the message in one way or another” - Katie Jayne.
Her recent acoustic recording of a self penned anthem, “Do It Like a Man” released in video format only, was a gift to her community. Katie shows how her fan forward approach positions her as a key player in todays country music industry, also resulting with her being invited to lecture at the CMAA Academy of Country Music January 2020.
Katie has just wrapped production on her fifth single ready for commercial release on January 5th 2020. The vibrant sing along style track is the perfect anthem to lead the artist into her busiest Tamworth Country Music Festival to date with a whopping 12 shows over the 10 days.