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Will Carter


Will Carter Will Carter has been chasing his own dream down many roads for a long time. His father was his biggest supporter from the very beginning. After losing his father at the very early age of 13, Will Carter developed an unstoppable motivational drive to continue to pursue his dreams.

Will Carter was hired at the age of 18 as a lead vocalist for the The Emotions. During his tenure with the Emotions he played festivals and dancehalls all over Texas. After graduating from Texas A&M University, Will Carter decided to pursue original music. In March of 2016 he released his first single “I Don’t Know Why” that quickly became a top 30 charting song on Texas Country Radio. His next release “With You” climbed even higher on the charts and his third release “Way Back” (featuring his daughter Kylee Carter on background vocals) made the Top 200 songs for 2017 in the Texas Regional Radio Report charting for nearly 30 weeks!. His current single “That Kiss” is currently in the Top 30s selected to be a part of the Texas Country Music Association, Inc. inaugural "Best Texas Country Picks" compilation CD. Will Carter has a very high energy live show that combines rock star stage presence with catchy, groovy tunes. Playing nearly 250 shows a year, Will Carter has performed for major events and organizations such as CMA Fest in Nashville, the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, National Football League, Houston Texans, the JJ Watt Foundation, Outlaws and Legends, Firehouse Saloon, and Dosey Doe – Real Life, Real Music with Kyle Hutton, to name a few.

Will continues to keep his voice healthy by taking lessons with world renown vocal instructor, Tom McKinney. With more than 40 years as performer and voice teacher, Tom McKinney has trained many award winning singers including Beyonce, Maddie and Tae, Mario, Demi Lovato, Ray J, Solange, and more.