Passionate, heartfelt, soulful, and real. Amanda Jo's music will touch your heart, inspire you, make you laugh, and will leave you wanting more.
Amanda Jo is a naturally-born country music singer and songwriter. Her performing career began at the age of two, when she would stand on top of picnic tables and perform to anyone who would listen.
At the age of six, she performed for the first time on stage at a county fair in Minnesota. By age eight she was performing at large venues including The Minnesota Timberwolves.
She then began training in musical theatre and classical. At age 11, she had a rare opportunity to sing with The Minnesota Opera Company in the popular opera, La Boheme. During her younger years Amanda Jo also participated in her local theatre, where she played roles such as Sleeping Beauty.
At fourteen, Amanda Jo added a new style of music. She began writing and singing country music in addition to learning to play the guitar. Later that year, she travelled to Nashville and recorded a three song EP. This was Amanda Jo’s first taste of the recording studio, and it ignited her passion for music even more.
Amanda Jo moved to Las Vegas, Nevada at fifteen where she graduated from The Las Vegas Academy for International Studies, Performing and Visual Arts. Armed with her training and 15 years of experience, she began booking gigs as well as writing and recording.
!Her passion for the heart and soul of country music continued to grow. In late 2012, Amanda Jo followed her dream to Nashville, TN. She performs all over Music City. You can hear her regularly playing down on the famous Lower Broadway in the heart of the city.
Amanda Jo released her first full length album, Worth A Memory, on June 23, 2014 featuring twelve songs that were written from her heart and sung with soul. She has performed at various renowned venues including The Target Center, Whisky a Go Go and The Ordway Center. She was also recently featured on NBC’s News and More at Middday show in Nashville as their featured artist. [+]