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COUNTRY MUSIC RUNS DEEP IN THE ROOTS OF TEXAS
Determination and passion paint the walls of country artist Susan Hickman‘s life, causing fans to recognize these vibrant traits undeniably inspire the way she crafts her music. While these are characteristics most acquire as they mature, they seem to be inherent in Hickman’s ethereal essence. Susan was named CMA Close Up Who New To Watch In 2010 and has mastered the art of live performances. Hickman's energy, can-do attitude, and not to mention her music has allowed her to captivate audiences with various large scale acts such as Miranda Lambert, Jo Dee Messina, Shenandoah, Easton Corbin, Dean Dillon, Robert Earl Keen & Daryle Singletary. This also allowed her to entertain audiences at Nashville’s renowned CMA Music Festival and at France’s 23rd Annual Country Rendez-Vous Festival. Not to mention winning Texas CMA Female Vocalist of The Year 2015. Her last two albums, self titled release Susan Hickman & Louder than Words Vol 1 were both critically acclaimed and received attention from various high level outlets from Country Weekly, CMT, Dreamwest, and Music Row Magazine.
"Simply captivating. Susan delivers such a gripping blend of resolve and vulnerability that it's impossible not to be drawn in by her stunning performance." Allen Foster - SONGWRITER’S MONTHLY
“Susan has a fresh, soulful voice and a modern country and country/rock style that effortlessly turns from a swinging two-stepper to a poignant ballad.” David Allan - COUNTRY MUSIC PEOPLE MAGAZINE
"Not since Garth Brooks has an artist so completely brought rock 'n roll energy to country music. The proof is in the pudding, as it were: Susan Hickman's self-titled debut album drops is poised to break through the walls of commercial country radio as one of the hottest Indie debuts of the year." Wildy Haskell - WILDY'S WORLD
“Susan’s talent is immediately apparent and the material well-chosen – big songs to match a big voice – and hits every demographic index.” R2 ROCK & REEL (UK)
“The CD’s material is extremely well chosen, perfectly executed as far as the musicians are concerned and with Hickman emoting passionately on the ballads and downtempo items and with excitement and verve on the tempo tunes." Jon Philibert - COUNTRY MUSIC PEOPLE MAGAZINE
"She’s quite a vocalist, with a delivery as sure and true as an arrow. The throaty breaks in her performance are perfect for the heartache in this finely-crafted power ballad." - On "Hell Ain't Frozen Over - Robert K.Oermann - MUSIC ROW Magazine
"Country radio is looking for a voice to cut through all the sound a likes and Susan is it. A beautiful voice and an asset to every playlist it is on...if she isn't on your playlist, she should be." - Ted Cramer - WIFE-FM / Indiana
“Listeners won’t re-discover Joplin’s anguished wail or Underwood’s angelic whisper ... they will hear a voice that at turns sighs and storms, coos and cajoles, howls and haunts. That’s what Susan Hickman has to offer.
No comparisons necessary." - Dean Poling - VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES