Kentucky native Mary Kutter has always been one to work hard and to go after her dreams. Receiving the CMA Rising Star Outstanding Showmanship and Best Overall Stage Performance awards, Mary has competed in various state and national competitions. The North American Country Music Association, International has awarded Mary in the Songwriter, Entertainer, Vocalist, and Music Video of the Year Categories.
This Belmont University music student has shared the stage with the likes of Linda Davis in her “On the Rise Show” and opened for Miss America, not to mention has performed in seven U.S. States as well as in Brazil. Mary has graced the stage at the Kentucky State Fair, Derby Dinner Playhouse, Nashville Palace, Kentucky Opry, Bluebird Cafe, The Inn at Christmas Place, and The Commodore. She has performed all over Kentucky in various fairs, festivals, jamborees, and country music shows.
Mary has guest appeared on many television and radio programs including ABC’s WHAS “Great Day Live!”, KET, as well as being the host of her own variety television/radio/internet program, “Mary Kutter’s Country Music Hour.” Hosting this one-hour show on BRTV Bardstown Cable Channel 19, WBRT 97.1 FM, and 1320 AM, Mary has worked with various up-and-coming artists along with established acts to bring family-friendly entertainment in the Kentuckiana area.
In songwriting, Mary has been placed on the coveted NSAI “Ones to Watch” List several times and was the Grand Champion of the Renee Grant-Williams 2014 Holiday Songwriting Contest.
Since she began her career, Mary has always taken time aside to give back to others with her music. Launching her first annual Love Tour in the beginning of 2015, Mary shared her music at military bases, halfway houses, benefit concerts, nursing homes, veterans’ homes, schools, and community centers.
Always going after her dreams, Mary is rising higher and higher in the industry, gaining momentum and a reputation of being a hard-working, good-hearted young lady in country music.