Hailing from Ponchatoula, Louisiana, Kayla is a southern girl, who cut her teeth on country music. She's performed on small stages in local towns to stages in Nashville,TN accumulating a huge fan base. Her dazzling stage appearance and her incredible voice captivates young and old. Kayla loves her fans. She's quite humbled and encouraged from the countless followers she's amassed. Through the power of her voice, she has brought tears to many eyes and joy to many hearts. On August 13, 2005, seventeen-year-old Kayla performed her first solo performance in front of hundreds of people at a talent search in Opry Mills Mall in Nashville, Tennessee. Not only did she gain rave revues from the judges, but she also stole the heart of the crowd. She had recorded her first demo only one day prior to her performance. Jim Allison, producer of her demo was astonished by the power and versatility in the voice of such a young singer, as well as her unique personality. At this point, Kayla was only five short weeks into tuning her voice through the help of a vocal coach. She had just begun to tap into her potential. It was even more amazing to her friends and family as they watched their shy and mild Kayla blossom and take the stage fearlessly and with extreme amounts of confidence. She showed talent that is rare at such a young age. Kayla has released her debut album titled 'Beautiful World' in 2006. Her first video 'Halls of St. Jude' was accepted by GAC and began airing on August 20, 2006 during their segment 'Positively GAC', which is Sunday mornings at 8am CST. Kayla has enjoyed working with many parents and patients of St. Jude Children's hospital and hopes that the song and video has brought awareness to the public regarding St. Jude's Children's Hospital. Kayla is looking forward to her future in music.