Maryland native, Hayley Fahey is a singer-songwriter who captivates audiences with her sparkling range and originality. What sets her apart in addition to her writing and her voice, are her live stage performances. She takes the audience on a journey, with her soulful vocals, pop-driven hooks, blues grit, and her vivacious energy and enthusiasm. When Hayley is on stage, she’s home.
Her two full-length albums have attracted praise from industry professionals, landing her a spot as a voting member of the Recording Academy, two Wammie (Washington Area Music Award) nominations in 2019, and an honorable mention in the Mid-Atlantic Songwriting Contest.
“Hayley Fahey is a rising star with a passionate and incendiary voice that delivers the songs and lyrics of a seasoned writer. Her voice is mature and polished, invoking memories of Ella Fitzgerald and a young Bonnie Raitt. She’s got it all; the presence, delivery, attitude and raw talent of an artist that’s rocketing her way from an opening act to a headliner on the national concert stage.” – Scott Shuman ~ Grammy Award winning producer
She has been featured on DCW50, WAMU and On Tap Magazine. Fahey has performed on many of the better festival stages along the East Coast, and has lit up impressive DC-area stages such as the 9:30 Club, The Hamilton, the State Theatre, Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club, Rams Head Live, Strathmore Music Center, and the Xfinity Center as a National Anthem singer for her alma mater, University of Maryland, among others.
She has several new singles set for release in 2019.
“She’s got it all; the presence, delivery, attitude and raw talent of an artist that’s rocketing her way from an opening act to a headliner on the national concert stage.”
– Scott Shuman, Grammy Award winning producer
“Hayley is a brilliant young talent coming up in our vibrant music community. Her music has one foot in the future of popular music while still an air and reverence for the music that has influenced her. From her thoughtful originals to fresh takes on classic tunes, Hayley is an artist to watch in the DC metro music scene.”
– Daniel Schwartz, Production Manager & Assistant Talent Buyer, The Hamilton Live
“Having presented her on numerous occasions, and when I thought she couldn’t top her last stellar performance, she continues to amaze each and everyone in the audience.”
– Daryl Davis, Renowned Concert Promoter and Musician
“I just discovered Hayley’s music and love it! Her amazing soulful voice, multiple octaves and world-class production complement her brilliant original songs.”
– Cerphe, Legendary DJ / MusicPlanetRadio.com
“Hayley is the real deal and has both the singing and writing chops to back it. I expect to hear a lot of wonderful things from her going forward and this release shows great promise.”
– John Alagia, Multi-Grammy nominated producer (John Mayer, Dave Matthews)