NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Rising songstress Olivia Ooms continues to make her mark through her new single, “Name on This Town,” available now. The Boot exclusively premiered the first listen to the energizing single. To stream or download “Name on This Town,” click HERE.
“I absolutely know I’ll be in Nashville someday soon and will look forward to putting on my boots, grabbing my guitar and bringing the best me … I want to be a part of that community and absolutely put my name on that town, along with any other town I find myself in along this life’s journey!” Ooms shared with The Boot.
Ooms wrote “Name on This Town” with Lydia Dall and ACM Award winner Jamie O’Neal who also produced the track. O’Neal has produced several of the emerging entertainer’s singles including the latest, “Hideaway,” which recently spent several weeks on Spotify’s New Music Nashville playlist. Billboard selected the “alluring single about not bottling up secrets” for First Country, while Wide Open Country debuted the video where Ooms “finds hope in uncertainty.”
Praised by the Los Angeles Times for “passionate lyrics paired with a distinctive pop-country sound,” Ooms’ emerged with her first single, “Thoughts of You,” at just 15-years-old. “Thoughts of You” landed her a spot in CMT’s Artist Discovery Program and placement as the first female country artist featured on Radio Disney’s RDYou Station. The Huntington Beach, Calif. native has opened for numerous popular acts such as Lady A and Old Dominion as well as country music icon Tanya Tucker. In 2019, Ooms was invited to perform on the Spotlight Stage during CMA Fest and also made her debut at the historic Ryman Auditorium.
ABOUT OLIVIA OOMS:
With the mature vocals and songwriting prowess of an old soul, 18-year-old Olivia Ooms continues to make her mark through her new single “Name on This Town.” The inspiring song follows Ooms’ latest single “Hideaway,” which was selected by Billboard for First Country and spent several weeks on Spotify’s New Music Nashville playlist. Ooms co-wrote “Name on This Town” with ACM Award winner Jamie O’Neal who also produced the track as well as “Hideaway,” “Baggage” and “California Country.” Described by Billboard as “infectious” and added to CMT’s Next Up Now series, “California Country” combined Ooms’ coastal roots and southern sound. The Huntington Beach, Calif. native, who serves as a brand ambassador for Ovation Guitar Company’s Californian SR1 model, is currently enrolled at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo. Praised by the Los Angeles Times for “passionate lyrics paired with a distinctive pop-country sound,” Ooms’ debut single, “Thoughts of You,” landed her a spot in CMT’s Artist Discovery Program, a performance on CMA’s Spotlight Stage and placement as the first female country artist featured on Radio Disney’s RDYou Station. Her passion for country music is evident in every performance from opening for Lady A and Old Dominion at Coastal Country Jam to sharing the stage with country music icon Tanya Tucker, whose path Ooms can certainly relate to as a young songstress making waves in the music industry.