Loren Ryan, the 43rd winner of Toyota Star Maker and 2024 Golden Guitar Award New Talent of the Year nominee, is a rising star in the evolving country music scene. She's is the buzz ringing through country and roots fans, fueled by her Golden Guitar nomination and the release of hit singles like "Bounce Back," "Suddenly," and "My Favourite Summer."
As a proud Gamillaraay woman, Loren leaves a lasting impact on the industry by blending her love of music with her traditional language, crafting original songs and translating well-known Australian tunes into her native tongue. Notably, her rendition of "Flame Trees" has amassed over 427k streams. Loren's versatility shines through in her single "Yilalu," featured on ABC, and her involvement in the Indigenous Lullabies Project. In 2023, she even took on the role of a guest host on Playschool, alongside the heartfelt release of her single "Suddenly," a tribute to her daughter.
Loren's remarkable journey includes performances with Troy Cassar-Daley, a duet with Jessica Mauboy and harmonising with Kelly Rowland on The Voice AU. Her dynamic voice, reminiscent of a fusion between Chris Stapleton and Beyonce, captivates audiences with its modern-acoustic country sound.
Don't miss the chance to witness Loren's talent in 2024 along The Outback Trail.