Troy Cassar-Daley is regarded as one of Australian country music’s finest singer/songwriters. He is a hugely successful artist, much adored by country music fans across Australia. Troy is also well known for his generosity and is well respected by his peers and the greater music industry. All of this is reflected on a mainstream level by the many industry awarded accolades for his work as a successful recording artist.
Troy’s career has spanned 9 studio albums over 20 years. Throughout this time he has been awarded numerous accolades including 4 ARIA’s, 26 Golden Guitars, 2 APRA Country Song of the year awards, 9 Deadlys (Australian Indigenous Artist Awards), 4 CMAA Entertainer of the Year awards. He has sold in excess of 450,000 albums and received gold and platinum records.
Troy is a man who believes deeply in community and giving back to the industry, shown by his commitment and support to the Troy Cassar-Daley Country Music Indigenous Music Scholarship. Troy is a proud member of the Bundjalung nation who has a true connection to his land and people. Most significantly, through his generosity of spirit as a man, artist, husband, father and son, he reminds us of what is real, of what matters and what doesn’t, through his music.
It is said that in art it takes a lifetime to make something appear extremely simple, and yet this is what Troy has achieved. Troy’s music is beautifully honed, and crafted so seemingly effortlessly, that people feel a real connection to Troy & his songs. Troy’s music is honest and true, the emotions, remembrances and yearnings spoken of are common feelings we can all relate to. A great chronicler of the human heart Troy’s live show is an experience to be revered. Troy Cassar-Daley the much loved and lauded Australian musician, a living treasure of country music and country Australia.