2021 Boots and Hearts Emerging Artist Showcase winner Riley Taylor has delivered his debut single “Good Things” through Warner Music Canada.
“Good Things” Debuted At Boots And Hearts
Boots and Hearts attendees were treated to the official debut of “Good Things” when Riley took the stage for his first set of the weekend on Thursday night. The crowd response? Undeniable.
For most people, they were hearing “Good Things” and a few other unreleased tunes by Riley Taylor for the first time, and the support was incredible. The crowd of about a thousand that had piled in for night one of the festival sounded more like 10,000. They couldn’t get enough.
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The look on Riley’s face when met with a lineup of fans looking for photos and autographs was absolutely priceless. A combination of shock and gratitude, and a panic to find a marker, followed by attending to every person who took the time to wait to catch up with him.
Saturday’s set was met with a roaring crowd ready for more, and again, Riley Taylor did not disappoint.
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Taylor has something special to his stage presence and a soulful voice that absolutely turns heads. Think if you melted Jason Isbel, Zach Bryan, and a dash of ERNEST, how’s that for a buttery, rich vocal. Riley Taylor really does have a unique sound we have yet to see in the Canadian country music landscape.
“Good Things” Solidifies Riley Taylor As An Artist On The Rise
Riley Taylor fans anticipated the release of his debut single and “Good Things” certainly did not disappoint.
With the single’s release through Warner Music Canada, Dave Stelling says, “Riley’s here to prove that good things don’t come easy, but he’s put in the work and is ready to take things to the next level.”
The 24-year old singer-songwriter from Burton, New Brunswick grew up surrounded by influences from the country classics played on his uncle and grandfathers’ guitars.
We can’t wait to hear more from Riley Taylor.
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