In Shreveport-Bossier every street corner, and every stage whispers tales of musical legends. Known as "The Cradle of the Stars," our cities are a living legacy of sounds that have shaped genres and inspired generations.
Huddie "Lead Belly" Leadbetter
The soulful strings of this Mooringsport, Louisiana native still echo through time.
Hank Williams Jr.
Country music royalty who drew inspiration from the vibrant spirit of Shreveport.
A guitar maestro from Dubberly whose riffs have become part of the fabric of rock history.
Elvis Presley jump-started his career at Shreveport's Louisiana Hayride. Fun Fact: Did you know Elvis sang a jingle for Southern Maid Donuts in his only ever commercial for any product.
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Shreveport's own, merging the blues with rock in a symphony of modern sound.
Half of the renowned Brooks & Dunn duo, carrying the heartbeat of Shreveport in every song.
Shreveport's explosive rock and soul band, known for their dynamic performances.
Jimmie Davis, known for 'You Are My Sunshine,' Louisiana's beloved state song, bridged generations with his timeless music.
A classical icon whose piano told stories that transcended borders.
A Shreveport artist whose voice captures the essence of our city's musical soul.
A renowned songwriter and musician, James's poignant lyrics and melodies embody the spirit of Louisiana's rich musical tapestry.
Following in his father's footsteps, Dylan brings a fresh, soulful perspective to the music scene, his songs resonating with the depth and emotion of our city's history.
A new-age country sensation, infusing fresh energy into the musical legacy of our cities.