DANNY GRIEGO Biography
The roads leading into Nashville represent many Artists & Songwriters. Only a scant few combine those travels with the kind of craftsmanship learned firsthand from the masters of Country Music.
Having penned songs recorded by such artists as Waylon Jennings, Billy Joe Shaver and Michael Martin Murphey, Griego emerged from the stables of Hall Of Fame writers Hank Cochran, Red Lane, Max D. Barnes, and Waylon Jennings. Danny Griego has built his real life experiences into his trade. From college grad to rodeo, and outdoorsman to businessman, Griego has lived his musical fire.
Cutting his trail along side time tested traditional Recording Artists like Marty Robbins, Danny’s sound includes a unique mix of Spanish and English. His heritage, including a family legacy that founded El Paso in 1598 and colonized Santa Fe in 1610, lends a rich authenticity to him. Having performed over 3000 live shows, called ‘payin your dues,’ just adds to his grit. Industry insiders consider his traditional country with Spanish flare something quite unique and use words to describe him like ‘real’, ‘straight’ and ‘grounded.’ An avid hunter, fisherman, and horseman, this cowboy singer songwriter hangs his hat in Texas. When we asked him what his favorite all time written work was, we expected him to give us a Haggard song title. He simply responded with out hesitation: “The Bible.” There are good works coming down the road from this Hombre…