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 BoRN TO RIDE - RAISED TO ROCK 

Singer, songwriter & artist Rockin' Country

- Jayne Denham Bio -

Five-time Golden Guitar nominee Jayne Denham is one of Australia's most admired and sought-after country rock singers and performers.​​ ARIA called her "Country rock icon 🐨 Jayne Denham" when the CHART RELEASE DEBUT of the MOONSHINE album reached #1 of the ARIA Top 20 Australian Country Albums. The album entered #7 on the ARIA Australian Album Chart and #14 on the ARIA Top 40 Country Albums

Jayne released five singles from the MOONSHINE album in 2023. First out was the title track, 'Moonshine', featuring Colt Ford, followed by:

  • 'Face of the Sun' and 'Stunt Double', placed No. 1 on the Country Radio charts and landed on New Music Friday (USA).​ ​

  • Are You Ready For This’ (with Hurricane Fall) charted in the Top 10 Tamworth Hottest Australian Country Hits. 

  • 'Chain Smokin'', written by the incredible Brandy Clark, Trevor Rosen and Matt Jenkins, was released in September. 

  • A Bonus CLUB MIX of MOONSHINE by multi-gold and platinum producer/songwriter DJ KO was released in December 2023. 


Her 5th album, 'WANTED', came out of the gate, firing all the bullets.

  • The 2021 album reached No. 1 on the ARIA Australian Country Album Chart and

  • No. 2 on the Air Australian Indie Charts after Jimmy Barnes.

 

'WANTED' has been hailed as a country rock opera, full of sound effects and a musical journey with a spaghetti western flare. The album landed her two Golden Guitar Nominations for Female Artist of the Year and Contemporary Album of the Year.

Jayne has released five albums, 'Sudden Change in Weather' (2008), 'Shake This Town' (2010), 'Renegade' (2013), 'Calamity' (2018), and 'Wanted' (2021). 


Denham has scored five No. 1 smash hits in Australia, six Top 10 songs in the National Country Charts, 12 Top 30 videos, and six Country Music Channel (CMC) nominations. Three of Denham's music videos have reached number 1 on CMT, including 'Car Trouble', 'Hung Up On You' and 'Addicted to the Diesel'.

A further eight Top 10 Australian Country Radio Singles - Porch Party (#3), Shake This Town (#2), Trucker Chicks (#4), Farmers Wife, Shelter (#10), Stacks (#4), Calamity (#4), Black Coffee & White Lines (#5).

Six Top 10 music videos on the CMC Top 30 Countdown- 'Hung Up On You' (#1), 'Shake This Town' (#4) and 'Shelter' (#10), 'Addicted to the Diesel' (#10), 'Beyond These City Lights' (#10) and 'Grew up round Trucks' (#9).

  • She has performed for VIP crowds at Keith Urban's Sydney shows and has appeared as a featured artist with other Australian country singers, bands and performers at all major Australian country music festivals, including CMC Rocks the Hunter, QLD and North QLD, Deni Ute Muster, Gympie Music Muster, Tamworth Country Music Festival, Bands in the Bush, NQ’s Rockin’ Country, Groundwater Country Music Festival, Meatstock, Country by the River, Great Southern Nights, Lighthouse Country and PBR. She has also appeared on USA stages, including Nashville Today, the Mid-American Truck Show, the Great American Truck Show, the Ohio Truck Show, and Whiskey Jam.

  • Jayne worked with producer Brian White (Jason Aldean, Gary Alan), writers Jerry Salley (Reba McEntire 'I'm Gonna Take That Mountain'), and Phil Barton (Lee Kernaghan 'I Don’t Dance'). 

The MOONSHINE Era

  • In March 2023, Jayne Denham released her single and music video 'Moonshine' feat Colt Ford, with placements on CMT USA, CMT Official Top 30 in Australia, No. 5 on KIX Country, and CountryTown Hot 50.

  • The singles 'Face of the Sun' and 'Stunt Double' placed No. 1 on the Country Radio charts and landed on New Music Friday (USA).

  • No. 1 - Country Thunder Top 30 Chart 'Stunt Double'

  • No. 1 - Country Radio Chart with Tracy and the Big D ‘Stunt Double'

  • Top 10 Tamworth Hottest Australian Country Hits ‘Are You Ready For This’ Jayne Denham and Hurricane Fall

  • Country Songs Top 40 Australian Airplay Chart ‘Are You Ready For This’ Jayne Denham and Hurricane Fall

  • No. 6 - Country Thunder Top 30 Chart ‘Are You Ready For This’ Jayne Denham and Hurricane Fall.

  • The final MOONSHINE single of the year was 'Chain Smokin'', released on September 22, written by the incredible Brandy Clark (Sheryl Crow, Miranda Lambert, The Band Perry, Reba McEntire, LeeAnn Rimes, Billy Currington, Darius Rucker, and Kacey Musgraves) and hit songwriters Trevor Rosen and Matt Jenkins.

  • A Bonus CLUB MIX of MOONSHINE by multi-gold and platinum producer and songwriter DJ KO was released in December 2023. 

  • Jayne and Colt were interviewed on National TV, and they performed an acoustic arrangement of Moonshine with her band on the Channel 10 morning show 'Studio 10'.

2023

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2021-2022

The WANTED Years

Social distance & Isolation

  • No. 1 - 2TM Tamworth 'Better Settle Up'

  • Top 10 Music Network chart

  • No. 1 - 2TM Tamworth 'Porch Party' (Featuring Jayne, Amber Lawrence & Jasmine Rae)

  • No. 3 - Music Network chart

  • Jayne recorded ‘Car Trouble’ with Troy Kemp. The single was released in 2023 and charted No. 1 - CMT Australia

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2020