Nashville, Tennessee-based Americana-folk group Judah and the Lion was founded in 2011. In 2013, they independently released the EP "Sweet Tennessee," which was commercially successful and charted on multiple Billboard lists. Judah Akers, Brian Macdonald, and Nate Zuercher make up the band. On April 16, 2013, the band released "Sweet Tennessee," and on May 4, 2013, it debuted on the Billboard charts, peaking at positions 2 for bluegrass albums, 9 for Heatseekers albums, and 15 for folk albums. On September 9, 2014, Judah and the Lion released their first full-length studio album, "Kids These Days," and in its first week, it debuted at number 2 on Billboard's Heatseekers chart and number 4 on the Folk Albums chart. Heatseekers' album debuted at number one in the South Atlantic and South Central areas, as well as at number four in the East North Central, Mountain, and West North Central regions. Additionally, "Kids These Days" debuted on a number of other Billboard charts, and their song "Kickin' da Leaves" from the new album, which debuted on September 9th, amassed over 100,000 streams and was included in Spotify's VIRAL 50 Chart alongside Meghan Trainor, Fall Out Boy, Betty Who, Karen O, and other artists, also reached this position. Their third album, "Folk Hop 'N Roll," landed at number two on the Heatseekers chart. USA Today, Garden and Gun, Consequence of Sound, Slant News, Paste Magazine, AOL, Bluegrass Situation, Beyond the Stage, Mix Magazine, Nashville Lifestyle, The Tennessean, Relix Magazine, Blue Ridge Outdoors, and other publications covered the band and the CD extensively..
How to hire Judah & The Lion for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Judah & The Lion to perform.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Judah & The Lion in certain cases will consider virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Judah & The Lion or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Judah & The Lion's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Judah & The Lion for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Judah & The Lion, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Judah & The Lion. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Judah & The Lion booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Judah & The Lion for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Judah & The Lion booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Judah & The Lion charge for an event. An example fee to book Judah & The Lion is in the starting range of $40,000-$74,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Judah & The Lion for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Judah & The Lion agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Judah & The Lion, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Judah & The Lion booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Judah & The Lion, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Country-Bluegrass, Folk, Folk-Alternative, Folk-Indie, Folk-Rock, Male, Age Group-20's-50's, American