Kristian Bush is one half of the multi-platinum selling country duo Sugarland and has been leaving his mark on music for more than three decades. He is a Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter, producer, playwright, podcaster, and instrumentalist who started his career with folk rock duo Billy Pilgrim. To date, Kristian has won six BMI Awards for his songwriting abilities, and in 2011 founded the music publishing company and songwriting collective Songs of the Architect. In 2017, he released his first musical Troubadour at the Alliance Theater and is writing the music for Darling Cora, which will be staged in the fall of 2021. He started a rock band, in 2018, called Dark Water with Benji Shanks and his brother Brandon Bush. Currently, Kristian sits on the board of the Atlanta Chapter of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, is a frequent performer on the Grand Ole Opry.