Hailing from Kansas City, Missouri, Bill Abernathy has an amazing comeback story as a singer-songwriter. Bill fell in love with music at an early age. During his teenage years, he began writing songs and playing music. As a young man, he started a family and focused his life to raising children and his business career. Bill’s hiatus from the music wouldn't end until shortly after his children finished school.
In 2017, Bill Abernathy’s album “Find A Way” reached #5 on the Roots Music Report Traditional Folk Albums chart, spending more than a year on the chart. His single, “Goodbye Will Never Come Again” reached #1 on the Traditional Folk Songs chart. With his latest album, “Crossing Willow Creek” receiving critical praise and his first single, “Cry Wolf” climbing several radio airplay charts, Abernathy is just hitting his stride as one of today’s most important voices in his genre.”
Bill’s reemergence into the music limelight is heralded by his signature storytelling style. Bill is a pure lyrics first writer and a gripping storyteller; his music grows from the seeds of experience and emotion.