No one is more surprised about her new career path as a songwriter & singer than Brenda Cay. Growing up on the eastern shore of Maryland and forging a business path as a CPA after receiving her degree in business with a concentration in accounting, Brenda Cay has established herself as a reputable songwriter in Music City, USA. Brenda’s music is a blend of Country and Coastal Americana. Her songs are woven with subtle hints of pop, rock and R&B which reflects her influences from artists Kenny Chesney, Terri Clark and Sara Evans. Escaping the stresses of daily life and having fun are common themes in her lyrics and melodies. Her songs are relatable, diverse and are woven like a true country music storyteller. Country Artist Steven John Simon credits Brenda with helping to launch his career with her song Tongue Tied. The single was pitched to my label and I fell in love with the lyrics, tempo and the overall positive vibe. My single debuted on the iTunes Chart at #68 and the corresponding video has had over 150K views. "Brenda is a solid songwriter and artists should take her pitches seriously.” – Steven John Simon
Brenda is preparing to release her new EP which was primarily recorded in Nashville. Her hope is that her listeners will get to know her through her songs and continue to support her journey as a writer and artist. In 2019 Brenda was nominated for Song of the Year at the Josie Awards for her single Joe in the Americana/Bluegrass category along with charting on several internet music charts.
Brenda is ready to serve up her fun, quirky and brave songs to the world and will be working with several artists and bands on their song material in 2020. Her new single "1-2-3-Floor" Released on February 21, 2020 and is featured on Apple Music Hot Tracks (Country). The single was also licensed by spotify and private label. Following her success with 1-2-3-Floor Brenda Releases Unplug & Recharge and her single was licensed by spotify, rhapsody and private label. Her latest single "I Fish" will release on August 14th.
Brenda Cay is a member of ASCAP, AMA & The Trop Rock Music Association.