Maverick Hillbilly

Read the story on Dolly In Bluegrass where they do a nice dive into my albums throughout the years. “Maverick Hillbilly, Billy Payne, country music singer, began his love for country music in 2000 and it continues right up to the present day. Everyone connects with Billy’s music as his life is like so many […]

New Band members

Billy Payne has just updated his road band The Gypsy Outlaws personnelBobby Holley / Piano, Marty Cole / Drums, Pete Irving /Bass, Brian Thomas/ Guitar . Catch him and his band in your area at a city or town near you nationwide dates TBA

Two New Nominations

Josie Music Awards in Nashville Tennessee at the Grand Ole Opry House The Red Carpet Awards in Holland

Cool Magazine Write Up

Hi everybody just another one of my cool magazine write up’s with Mr. Hag on the front cover with a review of my Spirit Of An Outlaw cd.

8th Annual Josie Music Awards Nominee

Billy Payne Official Nominee for the 8th Annual Josie Music Awards   Outlaw Country – Vocalist of the Year Single of the Year – Fit To Be Tied Artist of the Year – Traditional Country Album of the Year – A Little Rough Around the Edges Fan Choice – Billy Payne

Payne nominated for three ’21 Josies, subject of film

By Audrey Stanton-Smith For The Register-HeraldDec 4, 2021 Billy Payne was just a little boy in Page, W.Va., when he unwrapped the Christmas gift that would change his life – Johnny Cash’s latest vinyl, “At San Quentin.” Little did he know that three decades later, heavily influenced by that record, Payne would be a star […]