Bailey James is a breakout country artist. Her current single is titled “Finally Free”. “Finally Free” is out on country radio and everywhere digitally and has officially charted on the Billboard Indicator Charts. Bailey was also recently honored with the Circle Song Of The Week for this single, presented by the Grand Ole Opry. YEM was able to speak with Bailey about what makes “Finally Free” different from her previous songs, where she draws the most inspiration for writing new songs, and advice she would give to new music artists.
Young Entertainment Mag: What inspired you to become a singer songwriter?
Bailey James: Patsy Cline. I fell in love with the way she could make you feel emotions through the songs. That was what I wanted to do.
YEM: What is one thing that you hope your listeners take away from your music?
Bailey: Don’t be afraid to feel. It’s one of the greatest gifts of all.