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Ashton Shepherd

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Coffeeville AL, United States (2007 – present)

Ashton Shepherd (born Ashton Delilah Shepherd on August 16, 1986 in Coffeeville, Alabama) is an American country music singer-songwriter. She was signed to Universal Music Group Nashville’s MCA Nashville division in April of 2007. Her 2008 debut album Sounds So Good produced two top 40 hits on the Hot Country Songs charts: “Takin’ Off This Pain” and the title track. In 2011, she released her second album, Where Country Grows, which includes the top 20 hit “Look It Up”.

Ashton Shepherd was born in Coffeeville, Alabama, United States. She began singing at an early age, and started writing songs at age five. By age eight, she had entered her first talent competition, where she sang Patsy Cline songs, and soon afterward, she began performing at various local venues as well. Her parents helped her finance a self-titled CD, which she released independently at age fifteen. In June 2006, she entered and won a talent contest in Gilbertown, Alabama. The prize was being the opening act for Lorrie Morgan in concert. Shepherd won the opening slot, and while performing as Morgan’s opener, she was spotted by a representative of MCA Nashville Records, who then signed her to the label in April 2007.

Her debut single, “Takin’ Off This Pain,” was released in September 2007, the same month in which she made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry. The song, which peaked at No.

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  • TheHagMan

    Love her voice and songwriting - she is a real artist and so modern, while sticking to her roots. Class!

    12 Feb 2:31am Reply
  • induldgecountry

    Her new album, This Is America, is so good. <3

    25 Aug 2013 Reply
  • xinaxdazex

    Aww, I love her! <3

    31 May 2013 Reply
  • SaruniaL

    So quiet here.. :( Want new album.. Ashton ♡

    7 Oct 2012 Reply
  • induldgecountry

    Ashton's second album, Where Country Grows, will be released in just 3 more days on July 12, 2011!

    9 Jul 2011 Reply
  • AshlenaAres

    Ha

    25 Jan 2011 Reply
  • Blackleg1979

    Any news on the new album?

    1 Nov 2010 Reply
  • cbecrad

    I really like her. I hope she doesn't become one of those wonderful country singers who only makes one album and gets tossed aside and forgotten about.

    28 Oct 2010 Reply
  • frodorik21

    Good music for good people.

    9 Mar 2010 Reply
  • jevousverrai

    Regular Joe is definitely my favorite

    16 Sep 2009 Reply
  • davidn87

    2nd album now please....

    11 Aug 2009 Reply
  • cowgal552

    I absolutely love "Old Memory".

    23 May 2009 Reply
  • davidn87

    Ooh don't it feel so right don't it sound so gooooooooooooooooooooooooood :-)

    28 Mar 2009 Reply
  • dmlowitz

    You can see Ashton LIVE at Sticks Country Music Festival April 17-18 near Auburn, AL! She'll be joined by 14 other top country acts including Trace Adkins, Sara Evans, Diamond Rio, Rodney Atkins and more! Two cool days and two smokin' hot nights in a beautiful cooler friendly, camping welcome environment. Join 50,000 others at Sticks! http://www.stickscountry.com (Only $85 for a two day pass!)

    9 Feb 2009 Reply
  • CountryGal1

    Love this girl!!! = ]

    19 Dec 2008 Reply
  • Endy9

    Gretchen, you got it going on girl! And I like very little country. Love Takin' Off This Pain.

    15 Nov 2008 Reply
  • tsudduth24

    Wow... great album. I hope she makes it really big

    28 Aug 2008 Reply
  • Blackleg1979

    She deserves to be huge. I hope she keeps recording - Sounds So Good is an instant classic.

    8 Aug 2008 Reply
  • codynascar

    Sounds So Good! song of the summer

    26 Jun 2008 Reply
  • MemoriesWithin

    I love Takin' Off This Pain

    10 Jan 2008 Reply
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