New Orleans native, Karen Waldrup, is a triple threat musician, songwriter and recording artist known for her thrilling performances and bold style of country music.
She has spent the last few years touring the world performing thousands of shows everywhere from Memphis, TN to Dublin, Ireland and is now a true viral sensation with her social media videos gaining mass appeal and more than 200 million views.
Waldrup's NEW album, JUSTIFIED, was released July 2018 and debuted #26 on Billboard's Country Album Sales chart along with #14 Billboard Heatseekers, #7 Billboard Heatseekers South Central & #44 Billboard Independent Albums. .
The first single from the new record, “Warm In Your Sunshine”, charted in the
Top 100 on the Billboard Country Chart in September 2017.
Waldrup recently won 3 Nashville Independent Music Awards for Best Live
Country Performer, Best Video and Best Solo Female Country Artist and she
also landed an original song in the motion picture 'Scales: Mermaids are Real'.
The video for her 2016 song "I Got That Kind of Time" spent 5 weeks at
#1 and 12 weeks in the top 5 on CMT. Her “Trashy Crashed the Party” video
stayed in the top 3 for 5 weeks straight.
Karen appeared on Bravo TV’s Platinum Hit with hosts Jewel & Kara Diaguardi,
and had music featured on Bravo TV’s reality series My Fab 40. She was a
Nashville Rising Star finalist in 2015 and was previously named a GAC Top 25
Songwriter. Karen has been featured on NASCAR ESPN LIVE, the NFL
Experience Superbowl XLVII and hundreds of other outlets world wide.
Catch Karen and the band at a show sometime!
“Every once in a while an artist and songwriter comes along that needs no coaching or advice, the world just needs to hear and see them. That is Karen.” - Bart Heribson, Executive Director, NSAI