"Drawing comparisons to traditional country legends such as George Strait and Daryle Singletary, Dan Lepien delivers with Pure country music and is set to draw national attention."
-Ellary Prentice, Sauk Rapids Journalist
Hailing from rural Sauk County, Wisconsin, Dan Lepien is a rising star in the world of country music. He has a genuine passion for spreading traditional country music through his unique and well-crafted songwriting and interactive live shows. Dan's distinctive gritty vocal style sounds reminiscent to some of the timeless country legends and he has drawn comparison to powerhouse vocalists like George Strait, Alan Jackson, and Daryle Singletary. His unwavering approach to the genre has gained him a tight knit and loyal following in Wisconsin, the Midwest, and beyond.
In Lepien’s first 5 years into his country music career he has had the privilege of sharing the stage with some of his heroes (Clint Black, Shenandoah), recording in Nashville with some of the same session players that played on many of the songs that shaped him as an artist, has been nominated for several awards (2023 Josie Music Awards 'Rising Star of the Year' and 'Best Male Vocalist' Nominee, 2023 HODAG Regional Pickoff Winner, 2023 Midwest Country Music Organization Rising Star of the Year Nominee, 2022 Shepherd Express's Best of Milwaukee Alt-Country Band Nominee), and has played stages like HODAG, Crystal Grand Theatre, WI State Fair, Summerfest, Watertown Riverfest, Porterfield Country Music Festival, and more.