Alayna Carroll

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Alayna Carroll, Songwriter, SMSWF, Gatlinburg TNInfectious melodies, powerful performances and sheer raw talent has audiences captivated with upcoming country-pop artist/songwriter Alayna. After moving to Nashville in 2011, she landed an endorsement with Breedlove guitars, has written with hit makers such as Kirsti Manna, Steve Dean and Benita Hill, and performed at many local venues like The Listening Room, the Bluebird Cafe, and even Nissan Stadium. 

Funded by, Alayna’s debut EP, “The Wrong Side” charted at #30 on the UK iTunes country charts. Other releases include the “Wicked City” EP and singles “Burnt Out” and “Mover & Shaker”. Named a 2017 CMA Emerging Artist, she has a rapidly growing fan base on social media with over 1,000,000 YouTube hits and over 150,000 Twitter followers. Alayna was diagnosed with PTSD in 2015 and wants to share her story and love for music with as many people as she can.  

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