Grammy Awards – Meet Joshua Ray Walker, The Rising Country Singer Rebelling Against Country Music Traditions
By Meredith Lawrence, May 23, 2022
Below is an excerpt of the Grammy Awards’ article:
In April, country singer/songwriter Joshua Ray Walker made his Grand Ole Opry debut with “Sexy After Dark,” a rollicking anthem celebrating the giddy freedom of anonymity, alcohol and proximity of a packed bar late at night. Switching tone, he followed his first song with “Voices,” a dulcet, brooding first-person reflection on a moment of acute mental pain. While the playful energy of “Sexy After Dark” is instantly accessible, “Voices” asks the audience to slow down and listen. The Opry audience did just that, but couldn’t help erupting into cheers when Walker held the long, haunting falsetto note that concludes the song’s chorus.
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