Known by many as The Delta Man, Music & Culture Ambassador of Mississippi Steve Azar is a modern day renaissance man:
hit songwriter, recording artist, music producer, golfer and philanthropist. Steve likes to call his own breed of music “Delta Soul,” a mixture of country, rock and blues.
His debut album Waitin’ On Joe was released in 2001. The title track went to #1 on CMT and featured Academy award-winning actor Morgan Freeman.
Taylor Swift told People Magazine in 2010 that her favorite song of the year was Steve Azar’s “Sunshine.”
Slide On Over Here, featuring the hit single “Sunshine,” was spotlighted in Oprah’s O Magazine in her Top Things to Buy At Christmas edition in 2011.
“Sunshine” was also featured in US Weekly Magazine in June 2012 as one of the most popular celebrity wedding songs.