Stephen Pride, was born in Marks, Mississippi.
Like most of his family, Stephen was musically inclined and grew up singing in the choir at church and school.
Stephen played alto saxophone in his high school band.He graduated on to college and started playing with a band on weekends playing rhythm and blues. After graduating from college, Stephen worked for a few years in his field of Biology and Environmental Sciences while maintaining his desire to continue pursuing the country music field. Stephen moved to Dallas in 1980. In 1982 he married the love of his life, Pam, and started his family.
Texas soon became his home and he began performing in the area part-time while dedicating
himself to his family.
The combination of Stephen’s vocal range and the haunting “Pride” timbre makes for a soulful treat that’s hard to beat. Stephen has had the opportunity of opening for great country music legends/artists such as Charley Pride,Louise Mandrell,Charlie Daniels,Ricky Van Shelton,Billy Joe Royal, Roger Miller, Desert Rose Band,and Johnny Rodriguez.
In the course of his career, Stephen has made a lot of friends in the music business, who have encouraged and given support to him in his musical journey. Stephen gives thanks to God everyday for all of this.
With this being Stephen’s first album release, the fans worldwide will now have the opportunity to see and hear what others have seen and heard in the past that there may just be another Country Music Star on the horizon.