A true coal-miners daughter, Autumn hails from one of the back hollers of West Virginia and is related to country great, Loretta Lynn.
When did you realize you wanted to be a country singer?
I don’t ever remember not wanting to be a country singer, I have always sung for anyone who would listen, since I was able to talk.
Who is your favorite country artist?
I love Carrie Underwood and Martina McBride because they sing with a big voice and I love to sing their songs.
What is your favorite song to perform?
"Ride" by Martina McBride because I can sing it with a big voice and I love to see faces in the audience when I hit the big notes of it.
What are your hobbies besides singing?
Spending time with my family and friends, volleyball and playing guitar.
If you don't end up being a professional singer, what other job would you like to have?
A surgeon at St. Jude's Hospital.
What has been your biggest obstacle while chasing your singing dreams?
Getting noticed coming from a small town.
What have you learned most from this experience?
I have learned that I need to speak up for myself more. I was so quiet and awkward off stage when this began, and now I am trying harder to be heard off stage about what I believe in.
About Autumn's Parents, J and Pam
What’s your current occupation?
J: Coal Miner
Pam: Contract Bus Driver and stay at home mom
What inspired you to help Autumn become involved in the music industry?
Autumn’s dedication to music and beautiful voice.
Do you sing or have ever wanted to be a singer?
We only sing for fun!
Tell us about your family’s music history.
The Blair family is related to Loretta Lynn. Loretta Lynn’s grandma was Sarah Ramey (maiden name Blair). Sarah was J’s great grandpa Ross Blair’s sister.
Who is your favorite country singer and why?
Neither of us have a favorite country singer, we like most of all country music and artist. The only favorite that we really have is Autumn and her original songs.
What do you think Autumn is learning most about while being involved in singing?
The story to tell, meaning, and poetry behind music that touches a person’s soul and even brightens their spirits at times.
Would you call yourself a stage mom (or dad)?
What are your aspirations for Autumn?
We wish for Autumn to have a career in music because it is something that she loves, and to be biggest star there ever was in the music industry.