Candy Coburn is an Austin, TX based singer-songwriter & touring artist. She is also a worship leader, speaker and author. Her 6th album, "Love Revival Live" will be coming out late Fall of 2021. She has southern rock/gospel roots and has shared some of the biggest stages across the country with talents like the Marshall Tucker Band, Zac Brown Band, Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Luke Bryan and many others.
She has written songs for national ad campaigns and corporations like Texas Roadhouse, Arby’s, and also had the honor to co-write the anthem, “Pink Warrior” for Susan G. Komen for the Cure. She is proud to support this event as her grandmother, Marie D. Tucker was the inspiration of this song and was a breast cancer pink warrior as well.
She is also the founder of a small non-profit called Big Love UBU that supports other non profits by organizing small music festivals and house concerts to raise money for their causes. She is most passionate about honoring God in her music, family and career. After years of touring over 100 plus dates a year she is enjoying doing a limited number of select dates out on the road and also investing in the local music community in her favorite city in the world-Austin, TX.
She is no one trick pony-you can find her playing an event out on the road, leading worship weekly in Austin, teaching/speaking encouragement into women of all ages and always trying to leave things better than she finds them. Her motto is "Big Love.” Her current life goals=to shine huge love and hope in every lane she travels-and to always bring some joy and fun to everyone she encounters!
After years of full-time touring, charting singles, and averaging over 100 performances per year, this singing, writing, Candy Coburn is no one trick pony. Her 5th indie album,“The Good Life,”released on July 27, 2016. Candy is excited to continue to tour and take her new “funk-try soul gospel jam” sound to her loyal fans and supportive radio friends all over the country.
Candy Coburn has shared the stage with many nationally recognized artists at venues and events from coast to coast, including but not limited to Little Big Town, Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown Band, Blake Shelton, Bret Michaels, Josh Turner, Marshall Tucker Band, Lady Antebellum, and Darius Rucker.
Currently, Candy is expanding and growing her Candy Brand to explore inspiring and exciting new adventures including:
Candy’s SOULful Inspiration Music Project of Austin, which serves foster/homeless teens and at-risk youth by providing music songwriting, voice instruction, and planning live events to help raise awareness and funds towards new transitional living for young adults aging out of the foster/shelter system. You can even listen some of Candy’s students singing background vocals on her song “Walk Tall," which is featured on her new album.
Candy’s Artist Coaching/Workshops/Public Speaking: This has been a passion of Candy’s for a long time and she is enjoying getting the chance to give back and hopefully help artists get a solid foundation to start a “business” in music by coaching privately, and doing more teaching at schools and universities/colleges. Also, this has allowed her great new opportunities to do motivational speaking to empower others to live life of Joy by "keeping it real by staying fit spiritually; mind, body and soul."