Award-winning singer/songwriter Conni Laine
Conni Laine as a songwriter is no stranger to the woes of heartbreak and her song messages are very clear when she writes and sings about it. No doubt anyone will relate to her lyrics. She is as deep with emotion as she is with passion and one cannot but help feel it as it pours from her soul. Conni doesn’t just sing she performs and she writes more than heartfelt love songs. She is a woman of strength and drive and she will move you with her melodies into feeling your own with songs like Believe in your Dreams, Do You Feel the Love or House on a Hill.
Conni’s songwriting began as a child while raised in beautiful St. Augustine Florida where she received inspiration with artists such as Otis Redding, Sam Cook, and Roy Orbison as well as all those lovers who visited the romantic city.
It would be many years after relocating to North Georgia with her family before her thoughts and feelings of Love would spill out into writing; songs like Dreamers Lane, Love’s a Beautiful Thing, and What’s a Girl to Do. (youtube/connilaine)
Before moving to the South’s Golden Isles, Conni resided in Cleveland Georgia to be close to her Mom. It was her mother Betty who encouraged her to play out beginning a 10-year solo career performing music around Atlanta, North Georgia some Fla, and NC. Playing showcases, open mics, and charities.
During that time a music connection led her to meet Jimmy Johnson, Muscle Shoals producer with whom she recorded a 9-song CD of original works by Conni and a few top award-winning songwriters backed by some of Alabama’s famous and finest Muscle Shoals Swampers. You can listen to these outstanding recordings on Youtube. Connilaine/youtube.
While residing and performing in North Georgia Conni Laine has won several People Choice Awards for her songwriting. She has performed for all types of venues from large to small audiences. The Save a Smile Foundation, CMT/MTV Show, The Blue Bird, and Georgia Mountain Music Center to name a few.
Her songwriting led to her winning a competition held on St. Simons Island followed with a performance held at the St. Simons King and Prince with Nashville Songwriters and onward to a Writers in the Round held in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
In 2019 Conni won a South Florida Folk Songwriters Competition for her original Dreamers Lane.
Conni created the first and only outstanding listening venue in the Golden Isles named The Blue Door a seating capacity of 85 with partner Enzo Centofanti. There she has met some amazing artists and shared the stage with many of them.
The venue is a great achievement for Conni and any artist who performs in the intimate setting can’t help but feel her passion and the love for which it was created.
Now short of a decade, Conni Is back out out performing with new songs and visions with classic covers that will move groove and soothe your soul.
Conni Spends her free time with family, writing and creating with fabrics making pretty little things Do visit her Boutique you are sure to find a pretty you will like.