AJ Young

AJ Young is an exceptionally gifted, passionate singer/songwriter from Kansas City, MO. In addition to writing his own music, he plays the keyboard and guitar. As a self-taught musician with no formal training, his profound skill with musical instruments is nothing short of astounding!

Young has collaborated with a variety of music industry talents over the past eight years. Along with opening for The Fray in 2014, Young’s accolades include a first place win In Drake’s Artist on the Verge Competition 2012, and a first place win in the Sing Like John Mayer Contest 2010. Young is ranked on a variety of top charts for songwriters/performers, including Deli Magazine KC and Reverb Nation.

Young hopes his individual sound and talent for creating his own music will help him continue to stand out in the music industry.


  • Winner! Sound Like John Mayer Contest, and Drake’s Artist on the Verge Competition
  • Opened for The Fray and collaborated with artists such as Dustin Kauffman, Rob Rebeck, Eric Conn, and many more


“Energetic, powerful, evolutionary emotional fluency.” -Drew Buresco, Electric Cat Studios


Perfect For!

  • Coffee House
  • Opening Acts
  • Music Events
  • Emcee Events
  • Orientation / Welcome Week
  • Homecoming
  • Campus Fairs
  • Fairs & Festivals
  • Corporate Events
 Think Global, Book Local! AJ Young is based out of Kansas City, KS.