Jacob Paul Allen is a Country/Americana singer-songwriter, born and raised in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains in rural Nelson County, Virginia. When listening to Jacob's music, you get a strong sense of his Southern roots. Being from the Appalachian Mountains, Jacob is heavily influenced by the the Bluegrass/Folk sounds of the region as well as many other artists and bands, from Classic Country to Rock N' Roll, with a deep affection for the sounds of the "Red Dirt" Country scene. Jacob sometimes calls his style "Appalachian-Red Dirt." With a songwriting style that is based on keeping it simple and making the lyrics hit home, Jacob's tunes seem to draw the listener in and keep them intrigued. His songs, ranging from childhood memories to current life lessons and struggles, resonate well with the audience and keep them wanting to hear more. The musical adventure continues as Jacob steadily makes his way in the music world. Writing songs, playing as many gigs as possible and traveling as much as he can to spread his music and make new friends and fans along the way. Tune into his websites and music, follow his schedule and try to catch him at a venue near you soon. Currently working on his debut E.P. "Southern Love", Jacob is hoping to take his career to the next level in 2016!!!