In 2006, John Tracy launched his music career with the CD release "Slow Down". Songs from this CD have received recognition in the 16th Annual Los Angeles Music Awards, 2006 Great American Song Contest, 2007 Dallas GMA Academy, 11th Annual Unisong International Song Contest, 2007 UK Songwriting Contest, 2007 West Coast Songwriters Contest, placement the PBS documentary "Roadtrip Nation" and on two compilation CDs. His second CD, "Break The Chain" (also available on CDBaby)was released on SoundCafé Records in February 2008, with songs from this CD already garnering a nomination in the 17th Annual Los Angeles Music Awards and the 2008 Hollywood Music Awards. John Tracy's music is engaging and easy to listen to. His subject matter is drawn from life and his transparency in his songwriting creates an immediate connection between artist and listener. John Tracy's storytelling style depicts themes close to home. His is an acoustic guitar driven sound in the adult contemporary style and it's authenticity resonates with the listener.