If you’ve been following the emerging country music scene over the last 2 years, then our next guest should be very familiar to you.
Blake O’Connor, the country boy wonder from Port Macquarie, is amongst one of the youngest artists to win the Qantas New Talent of the Year Award at the Golden Guitar Awards earlier this year. At only 19 years old, this comes off the back off releasing his debut album Everything I Feel last year and winning the Toyota Star Maker Award at the 2019 Tamworth Country Music Festival. He has topped the ARIA Australian Country Music Charts, and peaked at number 31 on the ARIA International Chart.
Show Radio announcer Lachy sat down with Blake to discuss his debut work and future endeavours: