Tom Roland is a well-known musician and writer, who is from Nashville. He is following his passion by working as a writer as well as a producer for The Unistar Radio Network Solid Gold Country national radio show.
Early Life of Tom Roland
He belongs to Nashville, Tennessee, US. He joined Belmont University in 1978 to learn about the music business and completed his bachelor’s in 1982. There he became more interested in the music industry and started producing music along with his friends. After, putting out a few music CDs, he went into writing music as a future goal.
Initially, he worked as a music writer for “Music Tennessee” for 8 years from 1993 to 2000. Later, he followed his passion for writing and started the Roland Note. Since then, he has become a full-time writer who writes articles for various magazines including The Billboard.
His Works In Music Industry
After gaining adequate knowledge of music and the industry, Roland started making music by partnering with his friends. He made a few music videos which did just fine among the people. So, he changed the genre of his music and focused more on traditional and patriotic songs. And finally continued his career as a Music Composer.
He was honored with the country’s one of the most prestigious awards related to the music industry called Media Achievement Merit Backstage Award at the 52nd Annual CMA Awards. Due to his contribution to the music industry, he is a part of various music societies which are established to promote a particular genre of music.
Tom Roland As A Writer For Billboard
He is a full-time writer for Billboard where he majorly covers the news related to the music industry. His writing is quite famous among the youth as he provides a whole new perspective to the audience and takes the audience into his world.
He has been a key writer for Billboard for the last 9 years and has had a great role in the success of Billboard’s increasing consumer base. His style of writing impresses the people, as he just not covers the famous stars of the industry but also digs out the hidden gems and writes about them.
This is what is most loved by the audience, that they get to know about the hidden talents in the country. He has recently written a book called ‘Billboard Book of Number One Country Hits” which garnered a rating of 4.1 as of now.
FAQs About Tom Roland
Is Tom Roland still composing music?
Not anymore, he is now a full-time writer for Billboard
What’s Tom Roland’s nickname?
He is also called “Tennessee Guy” as he is a native of Tennessee
What is the name of Tom Roland’s book?
The book is called “Billboard Book of Number One Country Hits.
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