Kirsti Manna’s 6 week Billboard #1 smash hit, “Austin” introduced Blake Shelton (of NBC’s “The Voice”) to country radio. She is also the co-publisher with her company, Kirsti Mannasongs on this smash hit. Besides being a Nashville-based songwriter/publisher/producer, she’s an actress with numerous credits that include creating and starring in her own national children’s TV show, “Kirsti’s Manor” viewed by 34 million homes.
She’s also the co-writer/co-publisher for Big & Rich’s rockin’ hit, “Loud” (WB/Nashville). Artists such as the 80’s pop star Tiffany, Australian artists Christie Lamb, Amber Lawrence, and many others have recorded Kirsti’s songs.
Kirsti is also a keynote speaker and dynamic performer. As part of the duo "You've Got a Friend - the music of Carole King and James Taylor”, she headlined with symphonies in performing arts centers and venues throughout the US and Canada.
Kirsti and producer/engineer husband Bill Warner develop artists via their production company, Warner Works and will launching the podcast “Songwriter Girl” featuring the power couple in early 2020.
Known as the go-to person for inspiration information in 2008 Kirsti launched “Songwriter Girl” and “Songwriter Girl Camps” (www.songwritergirl.com). Her company offers events focused for girls and women on songwriting and creative empowerment, as well as a newsletter, blog, webinars and career consultation. When she’s not writing songs, Kirsti enjoys traveling with her husband, spending time with friends. and volunteering as a master cat trapper.
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