To be unique in an industry that is overly saturated with talent is an achievement in itself. JD Hardy has proved he has what it takes with his unique talent in composing unconventional music and his gifted voice. The artist rose to fame after becoming distinguishable in the industry because of his voice. In fact, his fans can identify him just by hearing his music and songs. He also nourishes a deep passion for music and always strives to present something fresh and unique to his fans.
JD Hardy was born in Bakersfield, California in a family of musicians. His grandmother and father were country recording artists. JD soon began to follow in their footsteps and immersed himself in country music from a very young age. This went a long way in shaping his perception of music. Gradually he started developing his own style of music composition that is evident in his songs.
As he grew up, JD started discovering his own voice. He realized the gift of the unique voice he has and wanted to utilize it to pursue a career. His talent was first identified by the famous producer Ray Ruff who signed JD for a project with Sony Nashville in 2005. After a couple of months, Ray Ruff passed away due to a chronic illness leaving JD in the middle of nowhere. He felt like his career came to a stop even before it took off.
Recovering from the depression, JD started to move forward and give it another try. This time he managed to ink a new deal with Castle Records for his self-titled debut album.
Since then, JD has never looked back. He went on to release one hit after another. His singles “Rebels With A Cause” (2013) and “Country Saves Me” (2016) that he released independently became viral trends. He believes that his true success came as an artist when he decided to go against the trend. Like every other artist working under labels, JD too was advised to follow a certain style. Even though he was not comfortable following some trend that was not connected to his roots, he relied on people around him who were already big names in the industry. In time, he realized the importance of being unique in the music industry.
JD became a fearless artist. He decided to stay true to his style without being an imitation. That’s when he found recognition in the industry. His natural talent soon set him apart from the crowd making him a music sensation almost overnight. His ability to compose unconventional music that blends country notes with aggressive rock mesmerized audiences. Through his unparalleled music, JD has been able to connect with his fans from all walks of life.
Currently, JD is basking in the success of his recent release “Country Saves Me”. It was released in August 2017 and soon earned appreciation from audiences. The enthralling music and the blazing lyrics combine to make the song a timeless classic. It appeals to audiences of all age groups.
After the overwhelming response of “Country Saves Me”, JD is looking forward to his next release “Killer”, produced by Dean Miller, Nashville Royalty son of Country Legend, Roger Miller, this is an album with a series of electrifying tracks. JD is optimistic about this project and hopes to live up to the expectations of his fans.