Scott Haggard

Performing Artist

Scott Haggard

Performing Artist

Biography

Born in December of 1968 the son of  Legend Merle Haggard,  Scott’s life, as well as his career, is tightly woven into the fabric of country music history and lore. He is both a legacy and a legend with an unmistakable voice and a captivating style. Scott Haggard is one of the greatest voices in country music with a haunting resemblance to his father, the ultimate stylist, Merle Haggard. Both share that raw, forlorn quality that is essential to the interpretation of traditional country themes, conveying the deepest emotion of every lyric

May of 2008,  he won the Horizon Award from the Mobile Alabama Country Music Association, which states, “Presented to Scott Haggard in recognition of your outstanding talent and continued hard work promoting country music”.  This vote of confidence earned Scott some important show dates and guest appearances

To date, Scott has headlined with the likes of Mark Wills, Jeff Bates, Charlie McCoy, and many other notables in country music. He has also performed at Robert’s Western World, Music City Bar and Grill, and The Nashville Palace in Nashville Tennessee. Scott also performed on the main stage on Fremont Street as well as performed shows with Roy “Willie “ Hammock at The Golden Nugget in Laughlin, NV. Scott emerged from the significant shadow of his father to create his own artistic identity. He wrote and recorded his own composition “Living In The Shadow Of Merle” which was released on his debut CD, recorded in Nashville in April 2012. Scotts most recent tour has taken him to Ohio where he Performed at the Southern Ohio Opry, Alaska and North Dakota where he performed for law enforcement and other first responders, as well as their families as part of several charity events. Now home from this tour Scott is working on material for a second album.  Writing, touring and performing…. This timeless entertainer continues to share his gifts to the delight of fans old and new across the US and throughout the world.

Scott emerged from the significant shadow of his father to create his own artistic identity. He wrote and recorded his own composition “Living In The Shadow Of Merle” which was released on his debut CD, recorded in Nashville in April 2012. Scotts most recent tour has taken him to Ohio where he Performed at the Southern Ohio Opry, Alaska and North Dakota where he performed for law enforcement and other first responders, as well as their families as part of several charity events. Now home from this tour Scott is working on material for a second album.  Writing, touring and performing…. This timeless entertainer continues to share his gifts to the delight of fans old and new across the US and throughout the world