Born and raised in Oak Ridge, North Carolina, Kristina Kidd made the move to Nashville , Tennessee in the fall of 2009. Graduating from Belmont University with a degree in songwriting, Kristina studied under legendary writers, including Grammy nominee Tom Douglas (“The House That Built Me,” “Love’s The Only House,” “Grown Men Don’t Cry”) and Thom Schuyler (“16th Avenue,” “Love Will Turn You Around”).
In the summer of 2012, Kristina released her debut EP, “Burn The Map,” featuring five of her favorite solo and co-penned songs. Burn The Map is available digitally on iTunes and Amazon, and physical copies can be purchased at kristinakidd.com.
Since the release of her EP, Kristina has been busy writing new music and playing shows throughout the US.
YEP Launches 2nd Annual Mentorship Program Young Entertainment Professionals network (YEP), is currently accepting applications for its 2nd annual Springboard program, which pairs prospects with a YEP board member who will guide in navigating the Music Row landscape and provide key connections to the industry. Springboard mentors include: Laura Alexander (Kobalt), Andrew Cohen (I.R.S. Records Nashville), Matt Cottingham (Ritholz Levy), Jarrod Holley (Eli Young Band/Invasion Agency), Kristen Kee (Sony Music […]
Congratulations to Kristina Kidd & The Coalition! Winners of our last local Texaco Country Music Showdown for 2011! via: fm107.com Our first three 2011 competitions were held in May at the SC Strawberry Festival in Fort Mill, in June at the Bundy Auditorium at USC Lancaster and in July at the Rock Hill Galleria! The […]
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