This is another exciting year in the life of quickly rising and emerging country artist Pearl Clarkin. You can find her playing in Music City and she tours nationally as well. Pearl is an acclaimed songwriter and performs at prestigious writers rounds at venues including the legendary Bluebird Cafe, Listening Room among others. She is in demand at many local and national songwriters festivals and conferences. She was recently compared to Bobbie Gentry by a major publisher while singing at Bluebird Cafe. Pearl has opened for many artists, and performed at CMA Fest for years at places like Storme Warren's Nashville Navy with Michael Ray and others and on the CMA Hard Rock Stage outdoors with Jake Owen, Keith Whitley Jr. and a host of stars. Pearl headlined her own concert back home on Pensacola Beach before 4000 friends and fans and sings each year for the Pensacola Beach Songwriter's Festival as well as others. You've seen her on GAC TV in Storme Warren's Country on the Beach Key West Event with Montgomery Gentry and Craig Morgan. She also played at the World's Largest Music Festival in Milwaukee at Summerfest as well as Bike Fest Daytona Beach. In October of 2018 she was named one of the Top 10 unsigned country artists by Cumulus Media and Big Machine Label Group in the Nash Next competition. Pearl was also named one of the top unsigned artists in the country by CMT by placing in their Music City Madness singer/songwriter contest. Pearl is a full-time Songwriting Major at Belmont University who goes home to the tiny island in the Gulf of Mexico, Santa Rosa Island, that she loves so much every chance she gets. Many of her songs are about the beach and Florida life like her signature song Alligator Walkin.