Simmonds is the 2018 Golden Guitar Winner for Female Artist of the Year, 2017 APRA Award Winner for Country Work Of The Year, 2017 Australian Independent Female Vocalist of The Year and 2017 Australian Independent Artist Of The Year.
Heart Worn Highways, City Streets, Deserted Back-Roads. Like any Country Singer,
Tamworth’s own 6 x Golden Guitar and 5 x CMC Award Nominated singer/songwriter,
Aleyce Simmonds knows the weight of every step.
Having spent the past 15 years in the Industry, traveling the world creating and recording
music, she has grown to realise what she loves about the world, music and in particular, the keeper of her heart - Country Music.
‘It evokes more emotion than anything else.. in my opinion. They say that a picture paints a thousand words.. well, for me, a great country song sings a million words and emotions. And, all in a heartbeat”.
The 3rd studio album, released at the Tamworth Country Music Festival on the 20th January debuted at #1 on the Australian Independent Record Labels Association chart beating out Sia and Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds; #5 on the ARIA Top 40 Country Albums Chart behind Keith Urban, Kasey Chambers, The McClymonts and Cream of Country; #4 on the ARIA Top 20 Australian Country Artist Country Albums Chart, #25 on the ARIA Top 50 Albums Chart (all genre) and #10 on the ARIA Top 20 Australia Artist Albums Chart (all genres).