On August 21, 2011 McKenna opened the Sonoma Country Music BBQ in Santa Rosa, California, playing with country music superstars Dierks Bentley, Thompson Square and Luke Bryan to a crowd of more than 7,500 people.
In December 2011, McKenna performed at the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on site in Hawaii at the Official USS Arizona Memorial. She debuted her song, “No Guts, No Glory,” (Recorded in Nashville) which was written in honor of American troops.
In October 2012, McKenna Faith was invited to perform on the Blake Shelton and Friends Cruise to the Bahamas. The seven day cruise made stops in St. Thomas, San Juan, Tortola, and Nassau. In addition to Blake Shelton, Tyler Farr, Lee Brice, Joanna, and Jerrod Neimann, and McKenna Faith, other artists on board included Trace Adkins, Easton Corbin, Neal McCoy, Randy Houser, Frankie Ballard, Brett Eldredge, Jana Kramer, Brinley Addington, Chris Cavanaugh, Chuck Wicks, JJ Lawhorn, Logan Mize, HER and Kings County, Maggie Rose, Clayton Anderson, Brandon and Leah, RaeLynn, and Nik and Sam.
On June 11, 2013 McKenna Faith released her second full length album, "We Like Trucks" which was recorded in Nashville, TN and features Toby Keith's band. The album was Co-Executive Produced by Joey Floyd, who is also featured on the track Let Me Go.
September 14, 2013 McKenna Faith was featured at the Sonoma Stampede Country Music Festival in Windsor, CA where she opened immediately before Warner Music Recording Artist Frankie Ballard, and Tate Stevens, winner of The X-Factor (USA) Season 2.
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