Kirsti Manna Warner
Kirsti Manna’s 6 Billboard #1 smash hit, “Austin” introduced Blake Shelton (of NBC’s “The Voice”) to country radio. She is also the co-publisher with her company, Kirsti Mannasongs on this smash hit. Besides being a Nashville-based songwriter/publisher/producer, she’s an actress with numerous credits that include creating and starring in her own national children’s TV show, “Kirsti’s Manor” viewed by 34 million homes. She created a children’s product line based on her original character, Tina Tickle-ini, which features a CD, DVD and coloring activity book in three languages about how the body works. (www.tinatickle-ini.com) She’s also the co-writer/co-publisher Big & Rich’s ’ hit, “Loud” (WB/Nashville). Artists such as the 80’s pop star Tiffany, Gretchen Wilson (Sony/Nashville), Colt Prather (Sony/Nashville), Cowboy Crush (Curb/Nashville) and many others have recorded Kirsti’s songs. Kirsti and her husband, Bill Warner, were also featured in the quirky “Paper Heart,” released in 2009.
Known as the go-to person for empowering girls and women to find their creative voice, in 2008 Kirsti launched “Songwriter Girl” and “Songwriter Girl Camps” (www.songwritergirl.com). Her company offers all girl events focused on and creative empowerment, as well as a newsletter, YouTube series, webinars career consultation. Kirsti has hosted events in such places as Germany, Los Angeles, Alaska, and Florida just to name a few.
In the nostalgic show “You’ve Got a Friend,” Kirsti performs the music of Carole King and James Taylor with Jonathan Birchfield in symphonic/pops concerts throughout the US and Canada. https://youvegotafriendmusic.com)