Henry Smith is one of the most influential Country stars in the United Kingdom, with a rising career now expanding throughout Europe.
Henry has been voted BCMA Band of The Year 2010 and Entertainer of The Year 2010 and 2011 and was recently awarded this accolade for the third consecutive year at the BCMA Award Ceremony 2012. He is a very popular and energetic showman and is well received at both festivals and clubs.
Henry has regularly appeared on television performing live in the studio as well as showing videos of his performances on stage. He is currently working on some new music videos for duets he has recorded including the track ‘Drinking Lying Down’ with Frank Howe.
Seven out of eleven CD’s so far have hit the radio charts with tracks ‘Mum And Dad’, ‘Hello DJ’, ‘Welcome To My World’, ‘There Goes’, ‘I Hope She Falls’, and ‘Enough Tequila’. These tracks have been hits in the UK, and various other countries including Holland, France, Denmark, Germany and Australia. The tracks ‘Mum and Dad’ , ‘Hello DJ’ and ‘Welcome To My World’ reached number one in the British Hotdisc chart and ‘Enough Tequila’ and ‘I Hope She Falls’ reached number two. ‘Fooling Myself’ is a duet with Nashville’s own Billy Yates and has reached number three in the International Independent Chart.
Originally from Reading, England, Henry has spent most of his life in the Portsmouth area. His love of country music started at a young age with stage performances from 5 years old. A well toured country artist, he has had numerous appearances and shared the stage with artists such as Mark Chesnutt, Billy Yates, Billy Jo Spears, Heather Miles, Joni Harms, Eve Sellis, Jon Randell and Danni Lee. His influences include Alan Jackson, Randy Travis, George Jones and Garth Brooks.
Henry is renowned for his dedication and lively stage performances. Described by many music critics as the UK’s number one Country Artist