Donovan Howard

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Donovan Howard, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TNDonovan Howard is a singer songwriter from eastern Kentucky. He is a multi instrumentalists and has penned hundreds of songs. He has also released two solo albums of original material and a collaboration album with a local bluegrass group that he was a member of at the time. Donovan has been playing music for over 30 years covering styles from country, rock, blues, bluegrass, gospel and even played in a cowboy band for a short while, but long enough that he wrote a song for that group to record.For the last few years Donovan has been focused on being a full time writer and solo performer. He is on target to release his third solo project by August 1st covering all original material with just a simple guitar and vocal. With plans for a country album with a 3 piece band by the end of the year, again 12 songs written and sang by Donovan. If you haven’t seen him live you’re in for a treat. Each show his main focus is to entertain the crowd. You may cry on one song and laugh out loud at the next. 2018 has been a great year and 2019 will be even better. See you down the road.