NASHVILLE, TN — 2018 New Artist of the Year, HighRoad, has signed an exclusive recording agreement with New Day Records, part of Daywind Music Group.
Made up of four immensely talented musicians, vocalists, and songwriters, HighRoad plans to release new music on the label in the fall of 2019. The group’s leader, Sarah Davison, put together the highly-acclaimed, award-winning ensemble in 2010, which features Kristen Bearfield (mandolin, guitar, banjo and vocals), Kinsey Kapfhammer (guitar and vocals), and Lauren Conklin (fiddle).
HighRoad has already experienced a great deal of success, being named New Artist of the Year at the 2018 Singing News Fan Awards and Female Group of the Year at the 2016 Absolutely Gospel Music Awards. They also won the 2018 Diamond Award for Country Gospel Song of the Year and have racked up two #1 singles on Southern Gospel radio. The group is a staple performer at leading music events including Women of Joy, Gatlinburg Gathering, Singing In The Sun and the National Quartet Convention. HighRoad was part of the successful Girls and Guitars Tour in 2018 which paired them up with such artists as Karen Peck and New River, the Talleys and Emily Ann Roberts (the Voice). Group members have appeared on the Grand Ole Opry and Gaither Homecoming Videos and played with Bradley Walker, Jimmy Fortune, Vince Gill, Chris Young, and Mark Wills. In 2018, they played on the Grand Ole Opry stage in Nashville, and had their first two number 1 singles on Southern Gospel Radio.