From Ben Wagner
Named “One to Watch” by Nashville Songwriters Association International, the Midwestern songwriter uses smooth, earthy vocals to deliver his songs marked by clever wordplay and lyrical precision.Ben's formation began while playing guitar and singing at church in college. In summer 2013, he began playing at summer camps all over the country. Ben earned spots at many of the essential music venues around his hometown of Milwaukee such as the Bradley Center, Summerfest, and Cedarburg Summer Sounds.?
After a difficult 2016, Ben went down to Nashville to get away and found himself in a conversation with a former Joe Cocker and Kenny Chesney producer at a bar. Ben received a referral and spent much of 2017 driving back and forth from Nashville to record.? Ben’s first single from the project, “After the War” received a spot on the Nashville Songwriters Association International Top 40. Ben's second single "Take My Time" was named a finalist in the Great American Song Contest.