With her debut album ‘Backseat Driver’ topping the iTunes Country Chart at #6 and its first 2 singles ‘Take Me Out Dancing’ and ‘Nashville’ finding success at Canadian Country Radio, Taylor-Rae is paving a name for herself in the music industry with her heartfelt songwriting and powerful vocals.
Originally from Edmonton, Taylor-Rae grew up to the sounds of country music and draws a great deal of inspiration from the story telling and sincerity of the classic country artists for her own music. Since moving west, she continues to build her resume and was named the winner of the 2018 BCCMA “Breakthrough Project” along with a nomination at the 2019 BCCMA’s for Emerging Artist of the Year.
Following the release of her Debut album this past June, Taylor-Rae has come off her Western Canada “Backseat Driver Summer Tour” opening for the likes of Colin James and playing for a record breaking crowd at Osoyoos Music In The Park. With a kick of modern Country/Rock fusion, she has created a sound unlike any other.
Winners of the 2018 Roxy Breakthrough Project, Taylor-Rae and the Backseat Drivers are a versatile band specializing in performing a variety of different genres from Top 40 to Country and even Classic Rock. The Backseat Drivers are a group comprised of Cody Fox, Ryan Brown, Blue Morris and James Zielke. These talented musicians are extremely versatile performers who amaze the audience with their vocal and instrumental prowess.