Multi-award-winning recording artist Jennifer Alvarado has reached a significant milestone in her musical journey with the completion of her highly acclaimed “Songbird” project. Today, she delights fans with the release of her latest EP, “Songbird: Part Two,” a compelling continuation of her emotional and cathartic narrative.
The two-part project serves as a powerful illustration of Alvarado’s personal journey of enduring and healing from a toxic and narcissistic relationship. “Songbird: Part Two” features the hit song “Catfish,” a poignant track that has already garnered considerable acclaim for its heartfelt storytelling. Additionally, the EP includes her latest single, “Trigger Warning,” which hit the airwaves on July 7th, further solidifying Alvarado’s status as a talented and resonating artist.
Produced by Ricky Rodriguez of Bombhouse Recordings in Morganton, NC, “Songbird: Part Two” beautifully showcases Alvarado’s growth as a songwriter. The music seamlessly blends elements from modern country and 80s and 90s pop rock, creating a unique and captivating sound that leaves a lasting impact on listeners.
Music critic Warren Kurtz from Goldmine Magazine has praised Alvarado’s powerful voice and emotional delivery in “Trigger Warning,” likening the production to a harmonious blend of Tina Turner and Richard Marx’s sound. The clever composition, accompanied by subtle instrumentals like mandolin accents, keyboards, and drums, elevates the song to extraordinary heights.
Alvarado herself reflects on the project’s significance, stating, “For me, this project has been about healing and discovering my unique style and approach to creating music.” Through her artistry, she has not only found solace but also resonated deeply with audiences, drawing praise and admiration from various music industry stalwarts.
Her exceptional songwriting talent has garnered local recognition, earning her the prestigious title of “One to Watch” by the Nashville Songwriters Association in both Spring 2021 and Spring 2022. Additionally, Jennifer Alvarado was honored as the “2021 Country Artist of the Year” by Indie Star Radio. Her work has consistently been acknowledged in the indie music scene, with songs like “Curious” winning “Best Pop Song” at the Indie Songwriting Awards in Winter 2022, and “Rock This Way” earning dual accolades as “Best Pop Song” and “Best Overall Song” at the Indie Songwriting Awards in Spring 2022.
Collaborating with Canadian band The Whythouse on the captivating duet “Starz Collide,” Alvarado secured the “Best Duet” award at the Summer 2022 Indie Songwriting Awards. Moreover, her song “Catfish” recently achieved further acclaim, receiving the World Songwriting Award for Best Modern Country Song. Notably, Jennifer Alvarado’s remarkable success continues with her latest achievements, as she proudly takes home three Rampage Music Awards for Best Pop Vocal Performance, Album of the Year, and Single of the Year.
The accolades keep pouring in, with seven International Singer Songwriter Awards nominations, including “Entertainer of the Year,” and three Josie Awards nominations, with a potential win in the “Female Rising Star” category and the Songwriter Achievement Award.
Jennifer Alvarado’s music touches hearts, resonates deeply, and inspires those who listen. Through her “Songbird” project, she has not only shared her personal journey but has also proven herself to be a remarkable talent in the music industry. As her star continues to rise, fans eagerly anticipate what this gifted artist will bring to the world next.