|Greylan is a 17 year old Singer,Songwriter, Guitarist from East Tennessee. Who has been performing since the age of 5. At age 11, Greylan began playing guitar. His style of playing is similar to Keith Urban,John Mayer, Brad Paisley, Brent Mason, and Danny Gatton. His musical influences include Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings,Brad Paisley,Dierks Bentley,Kenny Chesney,Keith Urban, John Mayer,Eagles & James Burton along with many genres of music. Over the years he has had many local musicans & teachers that continue to help him grow musically and has played over 600 events, benefits & festivals. |
Along with his singing & songwriting; he also plays several Instruments including the guitar, dobro, bass, mandolin & drums. Over the years he has received many accolades such as the TCMA & NACMAI 2008 & 2009 Male Vocalist, Entertainer, Instrumentalist & Songwriter of the year along with many others.
He is also a member of the Country Music Association, Nashville Songwriters Association & BMI.
Greylan James Band consists of very talented musicians that have been in the music business for several years.
Most Recently in 2013, Greylan was the Featured Artist in the Guitar Center June Product Guide,Greylan won Best Country Song for "If I Was Elvis" at the Indie Music Channel Awards in Los Angeles. Greylan also appeared on NBC's The Voice Season Four, where he made it to the Blind Auditions.
In 2012 Greylan became a Member of The Brotherhood of the Guitar; which features some of the Best up & coming young Artists in the World. It is Endorsed by, Guitar Center, Fender Guitar & Ernie Ball Strings.