AWARD WINNING ENTERTAINER, SINGER, SONG WRITER AND WESTERN SWING BAND
“Love this guy! A bright light in Western Swing”
— Tennessee Jim Farrell - Truckers Radio USA, Jim's Full Gallop Radio Show
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New single released April 2021, debuted at #1 on the Western Music Radio Charts. This single makes you want to dance and make your nylon sing . "One Way to Swing " was premiered on Billy Bowles Radio Show with a great response and is a new fan favorite. This new song features Carlos Washington on Vocals' Ernie Martinez on Electric Eastman Archtop & Gibson ES137; Hailey Sandoz on Fiddle; Jim Fischer on Electric upright Bass; and Daniel "Quiz" Quisenberry on Drums. Available for sale on Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon. check out or music page for details. Give a Listen....
Carlos nominated and top finalist for 2021
IWMA MALE PROFORMER OF THE YEAR
Carlos nominated and top finalist for 2020
AWA WESTERN SWING MALE VOCALIST " Carlos Washington
IWMA COWBOY WESTERN SWING ALBUM " Little Bit of Texas"
Excited to announce that we have been nominated and are finalists for the 2019 Academy of Western Artists Will Rogers Award for:
- WESTERN SWING ALBUM " Little Bit of Texas"
- WESTERN SWING MALE VOCALIST " Carlos Washington
- WESTERN SWING SONG OF THE YEAR "Little Bit of Texas"
Awards show will be in Ft Worth, Texas on August 13, 2020
"Little Bit of Texas " tops the Cowboy/Western albums and Western Swing albums charts coming in at number 1 in both categories with the International Western Music Association DJ's. Thanks for all the airplay and especially a great big thank you to all of our fans.
2019 Finalist International Western Music Association Award of Excellence
- GROUP OF THE YEAR
- COWBOY SWING ALBUM OF THE YEAR "Little bit of Texas"
2018 WINNER Academy of Western Awards Will Rogers Award
- WESTERN SWING SONG OF THE YEAR "Swing Time Baby"
2018 Finalist Academy of Western Artists
- WESTERN SWING MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR - Carlos Washington
2018 International Western Music Association Finalist:
- GROUP OF THE YEAR
- COWBOY SWING ALBUM OF THE YEAR "Swing Time Baby"
2018 Finalist Pro Country Cowboy Artist Association:
- MALE VOCALIST -CARLOS WASHINGTON
- SONG OF THE YEAR " I've Got a Feeling for You"
Swing Time Baby Album
A national & Global Hit on the Western Radio Charts for over 2 years playing across the US, England, Spain, France, Australia, Slovenia, and the Netherlands.
“ There isn’t a single song on Little Bit of Texas that doesn’t have the potential to get stuck in your head, which is a lot more than I can say about a lot of the biggest chart-toppers in or outside of the Nashville scene this year.” - Garth Thomas
“Carlos, you are in the company of many great artists because you are yourself a great artist. FRH Radio loves you and your music”
— Kay Cook-Abbott, FRH, United Kingdom (UK)