Chris McKay interviews Kamber Cain as first guest of the Horizon Series; spotlighting up and coming artists. Kamber speaks of her humble beginnings and the new direction her career is going. Songwriting with Rich McCready and new music videos.
Kamber Cain from El Dorado Springs, Missouri is no stranger to the stage. She currently splits her time between Missouri and Nashville, Tennessee. She has been singing on stages since the age of four and has won numerous talent contests over the years in many area venues. Kamber has been a State/Regional/Semi-Finals Finalist for 13 years in the Colgate/Texaco Country Showdown. She has opened shows for Billy Dean, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Jamie O’Neal and LONESTAR. She has claimed the title of "2014 Missouri State Fair Idol", "Pittsburg Idol" and "Route 66 Idol”, among many more. In May 2016, Kamber won Indie Ville TV’s “Country Artist of the Year” Award in Nashville, Tennessee.
In 2015 and 2016, Kamber performed shows at the CMA Fest in Nashville, including The Tin Roof on Demonbreun after a Chase Rice Concert. In September of 2016, Kamber performed for over 2,500 in attendance at The Josie Awards held at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville and went home with the award “Modern Country Female Vocalist Song of the Year” up against 18 other artists and songs for one of her songs called “I Don’t Think Of You.” In September 2017, Kamber won “Modern Country Female Vocalist of the Year” at The Josie Music Awards held at the Nissan Stadium in Nashville and she also was selected to perform out of a field of over 700 submissions. In May 2018, Kamber won “Indie Song of the Year” at the 4th Annual Indie Ville TV Awards and in September 2018, The Josie Music Award for “Modern Country Female Artist of the Year”! In September 2019, Kamber won “EP of the Year” for her “Singin’ My Own Song EP” at The Josie Music Awards. In 2020, Kamber won “Modern Country Female Song of the Year” for “Singin’ My Own Song” at The Josie Music Awards.
Falling in love with songwriting, Kamber has co-written several songs. Some of her co-writes are with Rich McCready and Brian Maher. Brian writes for many known artists including Justin Moore. Kamber has also co-wrote with Don Quinn of Mississippi and Mark Alan Peters of Nashville. Kamber has 3 music videos out for her songs “Ain’t Nothin Like A Night Like This”, “Maybe I Just Might”, and“I Don’t Think Of You.” “Ain’t Nothin Like A Night Like This” was featured on the VisitMO Facebook page to promote Missouri Tourism and part of the song was placed on an episode of the hit Netflix series “House of Cards”. In 2016, NASCAR played a portion of “Ain’t Nothin Like A Night This” on one of their NBC commercials promoting their Charlotte 500 Race. Other websites that have featured Kamber are: "Today's Best Country Music Videos" and "Country Rise." Be sure and check out her videos on YouTube, Yallwire and The Country Network. Her music videos have been #1 and #2 on Yallwire for many consecutive weeks in a row.
While in Nashville, Kamber has been an Extra for the TV Show “Nashville” and also a Featured Extra for the New Sitcom on CMT called “Still The King”. In 2019, Kamber was cast for the lead role of “Cassie” for Episode 9 – A Song of Solomon, in the hit Pure Flix and Amazon Prime Video TV Series called “The Dream Motel.”
One of her singles, “Love Story That I’ve Already Read” was released in July 2017. In August, the song was distributed to radio stations all over the U.S. The song reached #93 on the Music Row Country Break-out Chart! Kamber's second single, "Your Love Is Like A Sunday", off the award winning EP was released on February 14, 2018. It was sent out to radio at the end of March 2018. Kamber’s New “Singin’ My Own Song EP” was released on July 18, 2018. “Singin’ My Own Song” was released as Kamber’s third single on May 1, 2020. The music video was released on August 5, 2020. Kamber's 4th Single, "Without A Little Rain" was released on April 21, 2021.
Kamber plans to continue pursuing music and pushing to make her dreams come true. Her motto is: “Striving to make a positive difference in this world…One song at a time!”
Keep updated with her and any upcoming events on Kamber’s Music Facebook: www.facebook.com/KamberCainMusic. You can also find her on Instagram and Twitter under “KamberCain”.