Top 8 Country Artists To Watch As Told By Our Readers

We recently asked our readers which up and coming artists had their attention. Here are the top eight they suggested! Check out one of their songs below and give them a follow if you like what you hear!

1. Striking Matches

TWITTER: @StrikingMatches

If their songs sound familiar it's probably because you've heard them on ABC's Nashville or maybe from one of their performances on the Grand Ole Opry. Killer harmony and sweet lyrics. Does it get any better?







2. Leah Turner

TWITTER: @LeahTurnerMusic

Leah Turner is signed to Columbia Nashville and has just released her first single "Pull Me Back" on iTunes! You'll be singing along before you know it.







3. 2Steel Girls

TWITTER: @2SteelGirls

You may recognize these girls from Season 3 of NBC's The Voice. This mother daughter duo has won the hearts of our readers and our playlists. Check them out!






4. Sam Hunt

TWITTER: @SamHuntMusic

We've gotten several tweets about this one and if you haven't heard of him yet, you will soon! Sam's first single "Leave The Night On" has just hit country radio by storm. Check out the official music video!






5. Carly Pearce

TWITTER: @CarlyPearce

Singer/songwriter from Kentucky whose songwriting is blowing Nashville away. Those lyrics are killer, right?!







6. Kristen Kelly

TWITTER: @KristenKelly

Kristen Kelly is a Texas native who is sure to be blowing up your radio soon! She is signed to Arista Nashville and just released her first single "Ex-Old Man". 






7. JT Hodges

TWITTER: @HelloJTHodges

This cool and down-to-earth dude has made quite an impression on his followers with his music and personality. Check out the music video for his song "Goodbyes Made You Mine"!






8. Sundy Best

TWITTER: @SundyBest

Kris Bentley and Nick Jamerson are childhood friends who are on their way to becoming a big time duo. They released their album Bring Up The Sun this year and have been impressing crowds all over the place!


- Lauren