One of the most gifted, honest musicians to emerge from San Diego’s thriving singer-songwriter scene in years, national recording and touring artist Steven Ybarra has captivated crowds across North America with his voice, guitar, and keen ear for that perfect melody. An accomplished and innovative standout, Steven Ybarra has put out 9 captivating, heartfelt albums and along the way earned not just devoted fans, but numerous accolades, including four San Diego Music Awards.
He is a member of the CMA, is a Pollstar artist, endorsed by Taylor Guitar, Dunlop, and Elixir Strings. Currently signed by Pacific Records, Steven has toured nationally, has sung on stage with Darius Rucker, and shared the stage with Shania Twain, Eric Church, Gavin DeGraw, Darius Rucker, Jeremy Camp, Jason Mraz, Switchfoot, The Calling, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Sugar Ray, and countless others.
His modern country and pop songs have been featured on MTV, ESPN, and in motion pictures and documentary films. The albums Love Love Love and Best Days have helped build his solo career to what it is today, and now his 3rd CD, What I Really Want to Say, is set to catapult him all the way. It made the iTunes top 100 Country Chart on release day and landed on the Grammy ballot in 2 categories. His song ‘Stand’ is in the top 10 on Best Country Radio on The Iceman’s Top 40 Show and still moving up.