Jody Direen hails from New Zealand and is signed to Australian record label ABC Music and Universal Music. Since she began releasing music and touring (2011), Direen has achieved numerous Top 10 singles throughout Australasia.
Direens’ third album “Shake Up” won the prestigious Tui Award for Best Country Album 2017 at the Vodafone NZMA’s. She has completed two Australian tours with The Wolfe Brothers and has performed alongside many of country music’s greats at Australasia’s biggest Country Music Festival; CMC Rocks for four consecutive years.
Jody has supported Kenny Rogers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, LeAnn Rimes & Scotty McCreery on their New Zealand tours. Direen is set to release her fourth studio album this year ahead of touring with Australia’s first ever C2C Festival alongside Tim McGraw, Kelsea Ballerin, The Midland and more.