About Jeni Carr
Country singer/songwriter Jeni Carr has a HOT new fire, and the flames are quickly spreading! Jeni’s music has reached a new level and her sultry, soulful sounds are reaching into the hearts of people everywhere. With real words about life and a ‘truth be known’ attitude, her fiery smile becomes contagious and her ‘listen to me’ vocals seem to warm you from the inside out. Her LIVE shows consist of a seasoned performance and an energy that captures a wide variety of fans. Whether it’s an amped up full production show, or a kicked back solo acoustic gig, Jeni’s strong and crisp vocals are sure to spark something in every crowd. Jeni ’s music has given her the opportunity to perform on stages big and small and share the spotlight with some of the Nation’s most noted country artists. Her dedication and professionalism have made her a well known and respected name throughout the region for nearly 20 years. Her determination and versatility will continue to help her name and her music flow across boundaries of all types. Jeni ‘s flexibility as an entertainer allows her to quickly take you from one extreme emotion to another. From the sweet summer sounds of ‘My Own Backyard’ to the haunting truth wrapped throughout the verses of ‘Dark and Lonely Place’ her original music takes you on a heartfelt journey through the experiences of life. Her experience in many different venues lets her connect with people of all types on many different levels. Jeni’s first performance of ‘The Star Spangled Banner’ was in 1989, since then, her inspiring rendition of our National Anthem has kicked off sporting events of all types across the area and has caused a tear of patriotism in the hardest of hearts. She moved to Nashville where she started recording in 1992, then began fronting full production band performances in 1994. Over the years, Jeni’s kickin’ stage show has been rocking clubs, festivals, fairs and celebration events throughout the mid-eastern states. Her experiences on the road and in life inspired the song ‘Famous By Now’ which was featured on CMT’s® Music City Madness® and was chosen as a national finalist in the undiscovered songwriters competition. Jeni continues to win new friends and fans at each and every performance. Their support has helped her reach an understanding of her music that resonates straight to the soul of all who hear. That strength leaves an impression and is exactly why Jeni Carr will be a lasting name in the country music scene. She has a never-ending drive and a pocketful of stories to tell.
Jeni’s extensive list of Credits include opening performances for: Neil McCoy (twice!), Faith Hill / Tim McGraw, George Jones, Kevin Sharp, Joe Diffie, Steve Wariner, The Wilkinsons, Yankee Grey, Brad Paisley, Andy Griggs, Reba McIntire and the Great Women of Country, Earl Thomas Conley, Tammy Cochran, The Clark Family Experience, Jimmy Wayne, and Diamond Rio.
Jeni has regularly performed at these events and for companies such as: The Kentucky Derby Festival Events, The National Dirt Track Racing Association, The American Quarter Horse Association, XCW Midwest Professional Wrestling, The Kentucky State Fair, Churchill Downs, Strassenfest, WHAS Crusade for Children official events, Harley Davidson of Louisville, Bluegrass Draft Horse and Mule Championships, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, and Kroger Corp.
Jeni’s voice has been heard in a wide variety of venues including: Clubs, Concerts, Radio DJ, Weddings, Private Celebrations, Voice Overs, Charity events and Benefits, LIVE radio performances, county fairs, rodeos, banquets and studio harmonies
Born in: Fairdale, KY
Birthdate: October, 14
Hometown: Shepherdsville, KY
Instruments Played: Guitar, Keys