Karissa Ella’s youthful and soulful style is a breath of fresh air in today’s world of country music, and she’s been recognized for it by Radio Disney Country, CMT and countless media outlets. Inspired by the likes of Shania Twain, Gretchen Wilson, Garth Brooks and Carrie Underwood, her music, writing and live performances attract people of all ages. Armed with a Music Entertainment Degree from Belmont University and having been singing for crowds from the young age of 10 years old, Karissa is one of country music’s rising stars! Karissa Ella currently resides in Nashville and performs at venues and private venues throughout the U.S, especially in Tenn., Wis. and Ohio. In June 2018, she completed her first EP, having co-wrote two of the three songs. Her second EP, Blossom, came out Summer 2019 with songs like “VACAY” featured by and “Me and Luke” by Medium and Taste of Country. Expect more new music from Karissa in the coming year. For more information, visit


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Women of Country:
2019-08-18 12:00 AM


Recent Belmont graduate Karissa Ella is making a name for herself in Nashville after the release of her EP “Blossom.” Growing up in Canton, Ohio she took voice lessons and participated in musicals. Wanting to be in the heart of it all, Karissa made the move to Nashville for college. Learning both sides of the business, she feels prepared to set out as an independent artist.
Take Effect: Reviews 'Blossom'
2019-08-10 12:00 AM

Take Effect: Reviews 'Blossom'

A quickly rising Nashville artist, the Ohio born Karissa Ella delivers 6 tunes of breezy and timeless melodica on this 2nd EP of country-pop sounds.
Hometown Country Music: Interview with Karissa Ella
2019-08-02 12:00 AM

Hometown Country Music: Interview with Karissa Ella

Rising country artist Karissa Ella has been garnering a lot of buzz lately, with appearances and features by many major publications and streaming outlets.  In support of her new music, we were able to ask her a few questions to help our readers get to know her.  Check out our interview with her below!
Medium: Karissa Ella “Blossom” EP
2019-07-15 12:00 AM

Medium: Karissa Ella “Blossom” EP

You named the new release for the music venue in your hometown — the place that inspired you to become a country artist. What was the first show you saw there? Who would be in the lineup for your dream debut at the venue? Exclusive Premiere: Nashville's Karissa Ella Gets You Ready for Fun in the Sun With
2019-05-16 12:00 AM Exclusive Premiere: Nashville's Karissa Ella Gets You Ready for Fun in the Sun With "VACAY"

Vacation! It’s what we live for…And now there’s the perfect soundtrack for those days in the sun. Nashville country artist Karissa Ella sets the stage for summer fun from Memorial to Labor Day! Upbeat, nostalgic and lighthearted, this country gem will get you ready for a good ol’ time! The song will appear on her upcoming new EP, Blossom, due out this July.