A gifted country songwriter and singer, Ashton Shepherd was created August 16, 1986, in Coffeeville, Alabama. She apparently began singing when she could chat and began composing music lyrics in notebooks when she was just five or six years of age. Shepherd moved into her first nation showdown when she was eight, performing Patsy Cline tracks, and was quickly performing frequently at regional fairs, benefits, and community occasions. She found your guitar when she was 15 which same yr her parents helped financing a self-released Compact disc, which Shepherd offered at her displays. In 2006 she earned a talent competition in Gilbertown, Alabama, that the reward was an starting slot machine at a Lorrie Morgan concert. Noticed with a Nashville manufacturer on the Morgan present, Shepherd was asked to Nashville to record, and shortly agreed upon with MCA Nashville, starting focus on an record, Sounds SO EXCELLENT, with veteran manufacturer Buddy Cannon afterwards that same calendar year. A debut one from the task, the amazing “Takin’ Off This Discomfort,” strike the airwaves in Sept of 2007, as well as the Sounds SO EXCELLENT record premiered in 2008. Noises SO EXCELLENT peaked at an established 16 on the united states charts and on her behalf next record, 2011’s Where Nation Increases, she streamlined her Americana audio slightly as well as the record peaked at 11 on the united states charts.