Jackie Guy released he latest single "In A Summer" in June and is currently working on her fourth album. Her unique voice is a blend of Bonnie Tyler, Kelly Willis and Shania Twain." In A Summer" was also accompanied by a fun-filled video shot in Music City that encompasses the essence of summer. Guy has signed on with SSM Nashville who will assist her with artist development and her releases.
Jackie Guy is an incredibly accomplished, talented and well rounded super woman. While she is a mother of seven children with a passion for family, faith and of course music, she also has a successful career in physiotherapy as well as songwriting. She self penned all the songs on her first three albums "Right Where I Wanna Be", "My Red Guitar," and "I Did It Anyway". Songwriting is a big passion and Jackie loves having the opportunity to share stories and personal experiences through song.
For Jackie Guy, five-time Saskatchewan Country Music Association award nominee, music has never been a choice but rather a calling. Guy’s father was instrumental in encouraging her passion for music, purchasing her first bass guitar while she was in the fifth grade. Her great experience with the family band Young Country motivated her to form the band Long Shot while in university, and then to seek out a solo career following marriage and motherhood.
Some of Jackie’s more notable opportunities include Master of Ceremonies duties at performances for legends Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan and coveted opening spots for Sawyer Brown and Jess Moskaluke. She has also been involved in the creation of beautiful music videos such as the vintage-themed “A Lot Like Me”, and “Bridges”, shot in Nashville, Tennessee with Dean Miller, son of Country music icon Roger Miller.
Fall of 2021 saw Jackie release “Your Shirt”, a brand new composition written during the pandemic. “As a lover of sad songs, I really connected with this one. We can all relate to the end of a relationship. Only time can heal the heart and sometimes that can feel like an eternity."
Jackie Guy is currently working on her much anticipated fourth album . Country music lovers should be excited for her the album as well, as this multi talented super achiever is definitely an artist you will fall in love with very quickly. Do your ears a favor, listen to Jackie Guy.