Karen Waldrup is Nashville’s newest and brightest star to burst on to the music scene. From her humble beginnings of hosting her own writers night within her first month living in Nashville, to releasing her second CD titled “With Love, Karen” within only one year, to appearing on Bravo channel’s television show “Platinum Hit” hosted by well known artist Jewel and American Idol veteran Kara DioGuardi, Karen has been quite the musical success story many can only dream about.

In fact, Karen was previously named one of GAC’s Top 25 songwriters. Her list of accomplishments in such a short time is impressive to say the least. Besides performing with big name acts such as Rodney Atkins at the 2009 “Salute To The Troops” concert in Fort Campbell featuring Carrie Underwood and Hank Williams Jr., she has opened for major star Sara Evans. She has performed all over the country at numerous events and has performed at many other popular venues all over the country from playing at LP Field in Nashville, to the French Quarter Festival in New Orleans. In 2010, she shot her latest music video titled “Bayou Baby”, which is dedicated to her home state of Louisiana where she grew up.

In addition to her music, Karen stands out for her desire to be involved in charity work which includes performances for The Manifest Foundation, Heroes In The Zone Benefit, and the Golf Tournament Benefit Of Leukemia Lymphoma Society. She truly cares for others and has done several events involving organizations dedicated to helping others less fortunate.

Karen is releasing new record ‘The Beginning’ this summer inspiring music lovers to take a new beginning this summer if one is needed. To know that at any moment we can start over with a new outlook! Check out Nashvilles newest star to burst onto the music scene and her album on iTunes and Amazon! Add it to your summer pool mix!

Visit Karen at http://www.karenwaldrup.com/