2014 Western Music Association Female Performer of the Year
2013 Academy of Western Artists Female Performer of the Year

"The Jewel of the West"
- Les Buffham, WMA Award Winning Songwriter  
"This bundle of energy and talent is 'the rage' on stage from the east coast to the west and if you can stay seated when she finishes her performance you're prob'ly 'bout ready for the grave!!"
- Arizona Cowboy Gathering, venue

"A true breath of fresh air with a timeless voice." - stars2come.com

"With Kristyn, what you see is what you get, and what you get is an extremely talented young lady with a passion for her music and the skills to pull it off. She has a deep respect for her musical roots while contributing a fresh new voice - and she can SWING."
      -Carolyn Martin, Texas Western Swing Hall of Fame Inductee, 2-time AWA Western Swing Female Vocalist

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Kristyn was just notified that she is in the Top 5 for the Western Swing Female category of the 2015 Ameripolitan Music Awards!
The awards show takes place on Feb 17th, 2015 in Austin, TX at the Paramount Theatre. Click Here to order tickets.
We encourage you to support this organization dedicated to music of our roots.


At the Western Music Association Awards Show on November 15, 2014, Kristyn became the youngest person in the history of the WMA to win Female Performer of the Year! A brand new Taylor guitar came with this award.

The other category nominees included Belinda Gail, Juni Fisher, Mary Kaye and Jean Prescott  - extremely tall company.

Kristyn is now the reigning Academy of Western Artists Female Performer of the Year AND the Western Music Association Female Performer of the Year for 2014.

In addition to this award, Kristyn competed in the WMA Harmony Contest with young and talented Olivia Hobbs from Virginia, and they took home the 2014 Youth Harmony Duo of the Year!


Kristyn Featured in Documentary Overseas! 

On October 18th, 2014 a brand new documentary film called "Song of the Cowboy" (directed by Herbert Krill) aired in four European countries on German Public Television. The documentary was filmed during 2013 and 2014 by an Austrian film crew that came to the United States and followed the lives and performances of 4 western entertainers: Wylie Gustafson (Montana), Henry Real Bird (Montana), Gail Steiger (Arizona), and Kristyn (with guest appearance by Devon Dawson). The documentary focuses on cowboy/western music in America and also highlights the granddaddy of cowboy gatherings, the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, NV.

To buy the 2013 Western Music Association Cowboy Swing Album of the Year
& Most Played Album of 2013 by Western Music DJs, click below:

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