From Calgary, Alberta.
Shannon Smith’s music is influenced by artists like Lorrie Morgan, Shania Twain and Sheryl Crow. No genre is off limits, whether it be driving country or classic rock, as is evident by her medleys of the 80’s and modern dance hits.
Winner of the Country 105/Lammle’s Rising Star Contest held at Ranchman’s, Calgary. She has graced the stage of several venues and events throughout Alberta, including the Big Valley Jamboree and the Alberta Pro Rodeo circuit. Most recently, she has opened for American country supergroup Lonestar as well as Johnny Reid, Duane Steele, Julian Austin and Aaron Pritchett.
Accolades include Female Vocalist Of The Year and Fan’s Choice nominations by the Alberta Country Music Association.
“Making music is a life-long passion that can’t be ignored” - Shannon Smith