Singer Songwriter Joe West is the son of Sarge and Shirley West, the first and only African American Country and Western Duo.(www.asongcanchangealife.com) He was raised on a healthy diet of traditional country music, rock, folk, blues, and jazz. His performances take you on an amazing musical journey.
Described as a cross between Kenny Rogers, James Taylor, Stevie Wonder, and Merle Haggard, Joe's music is a recipe for sheer enjoyment.
Currently residing in Nashville, TN, Joe is the house band for The Nashville International Airport and a warm welcome to thousands who visit and call Nashville home.
He has had multiple performances at the world-famous Bluebird Cafe, private events at the home of the legendary Naomi Judd, opened for The Wooten Brothers, Sara Evans, been a finalist on the Charlie Daniels Round-Up and performed at other exclusive venues including The George Jones Roof Top, Ole Red, The City Winery and the world-famous Tootsie's, The Kennedy Center, Main stage, 4th of July celebration on broadway, downtown Nashville TN, The Country Music hall of Fame, The African American Music Museum to name a few.
Joe is a survivor of a dissected aorta and has an incredible story to tell through his life and music. His life is a miracle and he will tell you himself that he knows he is "the richest man in the world".