Grace Askew is a sixth-generation Memphian and a highway child. With seven studio albums and nearly a decade of touring under her belt, Askew has established herself as a relentlessly creative artist and a powerhouse of talent.
Her television appearances include PBS' Sun Sessions, and she represented Team Blake Shelton on the fourth season of NBC's The Voice. Since Jan. 1, 2018, Askew has written and live-streamed a new original song daily for her loyal Facebook and Instagram followers. The daily songwriting challenge will continue through 2020 until she has 730 songs in 730 days. The social media performance series has featured collaborations with various songwriting legends and Askew stalwarts, including Joe Leathers (Guy Clark, Kenny Chesney). Her songs have even caught the attention of brands like Stetson, Wrangler, and Tecovas Boots, all of which have signed her on as a model/spokeswoman.
"Astoundingly defiant." -- Spin
"Badass." -- Yahoo Music
"Raw, real and righteous." -- Rolling Stone
"...one of the most prolific songwriters ... A Bobbie Gentry incarnate who is also the first of her kind, Askew is Dolly Parton-level creative." -- CMT.com