Jared Wade

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Jared Wade
Jared Wade live.jpg
Jared Wade performing live in Nashville, TN
Background information
Born Savannah, Georgia
Origin Pooler, Georgia
Genres Country
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 2007-present
Labels Lawrence Music Group
Associated acts Tracy Lawrence, Luke Bryan
Website www.jaredwademusic.com

Jared Wade (born in Savannah, Georgia)[1] is an American country music singer-songwriter. Wade was raised in Pooler, outside Savannah, and attended Georgia Southern University with classmate Luke Bryan.[2] He received a Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing and held a management position at United Parcel Service until he learned to play guitar for the first time in 2006.[1][3]

Jared landed the opening act slot for the Luke Bryan 'Farm Tour', both in 2010 and 2011,[4] which opened opportunities for more shows with artists such as Wade Bowen, Confederate Railroad, Joe Diffie, Trent Tomlinson, John Anderson and Blackhawk.[4][5][6]

On February 2, 2013 Wade released his debut EP Drunk On Sunshine which led to him to winning the Georgia Music Awards 2013 Country Male Vocalist of the Year.[7][8][9][10][11]

Jared Wade, performing at the Savannah Craft Brew Fest, 2011

In April 2014 Wade landed on the cover of Pooler Magazine[4] and was again nominated for both Georgia Music Awards 2014 Male Vocalist of the Year and 2014 Country Male Vocalist of the Year.[11]



Title Album details
Drunk on Shunshine
  • Release date: February 2, 2013
  • Label: Lawrence Music Group


  1. ^ a b "About | Jared Wade Music". jaredwademusic.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  2. ^ "Pooler native Jared Wade wins a Georgia Music Award | WJCL News". wjcl.com. Archived from the original on 2014-08-09. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  3. ^ "Chronicles | Georgia Southern Magazine". news.georgiasouthern.edu. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  4. ^ a b c "Jared Wade: Pooler Musician Making It Big - Pooler Magazine". poolermagazine.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  5. ^ "The Official Tracy Lawrence Website : Tracy Lawrence". tracylawrence.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  6. ^ "Losers Bar To Host Free Concerts  : MusicRow – Nashville's Music Industry Publication – News, Songs From Music City". musicrow.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  7. ^ "Savannah's Popular Country Music Singer, Songwriter Jared Wade Launches Debut Album "Drunk on Sunshine" February 2 : Abshire Public Relations". abshirepr.com. Archived from the original on 2014-08-12. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  8. ^ "Spotted®: Jared Wade CD Release Party | savannahnow.com". savannahnow.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  9. ^ "Jared Wade - Drunk On Sunshine - Music News Nashville". musicnewsnashville.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  10. ^ "Pooler musician wins Georgia Music Award | savannahnow.com". savannahnow.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 
  11. ^ a b "GA Music Awards". gamusicawards.com. Retrieved 2014-08-08. 

External links[edit]