Tyra Madison Interview
By Big Al Weekley for Country Music News International Magazine & Radio Show
Dubbed “one of the most exciting new voices” (CelebMix), country artist Tyra Madison. She has worked with hit producers such as Brad Hill and Dave Thomson (Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris, Brett Young). The Kentucky native also saw viral success on TikTok when a video clip for past release “Right Girl Wrong Time” prompted her female-dominated following to jump quickly and is now at almost 400k followers. The clip itself has been viewed over 7 million times. She has had a string of successful single releases dating back to 2018, She has amassed over 14 million streams on her music.
Influenced by the likes of Carrie Underwood and Maren Morris, the powerhouse vocalist, insightful songwriter, and commanding stage performer first moved to Nashville from her native Kentucky in 2015, where she graduated from the prestigious Belmont University (known for turning out stars like Brad Paisley, Florida Georgia Line, Trisha Yearwood, Josh Turner, hit songwriter Ashley Gorley, and more). Since the move, Tyra has immersed herself in songwriting and performing in the Nashville community, her home state, and beyond.
She has performed with artists as Ernest, Nelly, Maddie & Tae, Pricilla Block, Larry Fleet, Hunter Hayes, Lonestar, and more. Latest single Produced by Ilya Toshinsky and Jason Haag “Plead the Fifth” will be released on June 1st. Tyra is planning on releasing more singles with an EP coming later this year.
The future proves bright for this strong female force, whose promising talent and infectious personality combined with small-town charm, is sure to leave a lasting impression on the format for years to come.