If you close your eyes and listen to Billy, you would swear that ole Waylon was on stage....still.
When the SPIRIT OF THE OUTLAW runs deep in your soul...
Billy is pure outlaw country at its finest...but dont think he can't smooth over a good love song..
BILLY PAYNE OUTLAW COUNTRY
Billy was raised on country music in the West Virginia mountains, Playing music with family at gatherings. His first vinyl was of Johnny Cash, the style had a big influence on Billy, so at the age of 12 he started teaching himself how to play the guitar.with songs from Johnny, Waylon, Willie and Jones.
In 1995 he met Waylon Jennings and they became friends. Billy now records all his songs with Waylons old band, the Waylors (Waymore Outlaws) for several years.
Billy has performed with stars of counntry music, Leona Williams, Billy 'Crash' Cradock, Highway 101, Ronnie McDowell and many others.
Billy has the style, the look and the sound of pure OUTLAW COUNTRY......