Bringing a fresh face to the modern country scene Dustin Bird has arrived to continue pushing boundaries within the genre. Making an impressive debut on Open Road Recordings, earning a 2020 CMAOntario Rising Star nomination and his album Unscripted landing in the Top 10 on the iTunes Canadian Country chart, Dustin Bird “joins an ever-growing list of country stars dominating country music” (eTalk).
He has achieved six top 100 singles on the Canadian country Airplay chart as an artist, songwriter and producer. Building off of the success of ‘Together We’re Strong,’ a charity single he produced and co-wrote featuring artists such as Cory Marks, Aaron Pritchett and Jason McCoy, he earned his first Top 40 Australian Airplay single with ‘Every Little Town.’ Along with this he became a national finalist in the Jim Beam Talent Search; wrote, produced and released ‘Live Off the Floor’ sessions from the famed Catherine North Studios, and was called ‘one to watch for in the country music scene…’(Sun Country 99.7 FM)
Along with his notable Canadian country radio play, he has garnered an impressive 2.2 million streams to date, along with incredible support from DSP partners, finding his music featured on key playlists including Amazon Music’s Breakthrough Country, Spotify’s Live Country, New Music Nashville, RADAR Canada, Apple Music’s New in Country, Canada’s Country, Little Bit Country, Country Lovin’, Country Risers, Back Porch Country and YouTube Music’s Country on the Rise.
As a performer with a natural love for entertaining an audience, Dustin Bird has played major festivals such as Boots and Hearts, Havelock Jamboree, Kempenfest and more. His tour history also includes opening for major Canadian acts such as Tyler Shaw, Tim Hicks, Jess Moskaluke and The Washboard Union, among others.