Baring a humble self-awareness and fierce pursuit to persevere, Pagentri confidently strives to
shed light on the depths of her darkness. She feels most comfortable on stage and it was evident
at an early age.
Over her artist career, she gained the tenacity and passion to hone her craft. She’s performed
across the nation and world from Norte Dame in France to Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. While
balancing a music career and being a full-time student at The University of South Carolina, she
jumped at every opportunity to share her gift of music through performing. Her next opportunity
came in 2013 when she auditioned for the X-Factor and was selected as a second round
contestant in Hollywood. Her journey ended after Hollywood, but she left more determined to be
She experimented with different genres and many assume the South Carolina native to be the
southern belle, pageant girl, with nothing deeper than what’s behind the makeup and smile. After
living in Nashville for two years and learning more about her artistry and voice, she realized she
was not the girl that the world was used to seeing. Through her songwriting and recording, she
shares a different side with ghostly melodies and confessional lyrics.
“Don’t let that sweet exterior fool you, Pagentri is a badass, retro pop-rocker songstress at
heart, making her songs twist and turn vocally with her effortless delivery. It was a blast creating
songs with her for her first Nashville release, she knows who she is and is very tuned in as a
songwriter with fresh ideas,” Kirsti Manna, #1 Hit Songwriter.
Selected as 1 of 25 artist to perform at The Nashville House at South by Southwest in 2018
Hollywood semi-finalist for FOX’s TV Show The X-Factor
Raised $6,000 to record her debut EP “Pagentri”
The National Foundation of the Arts, YoungArts Program voice alumni, among Josh
Groban and Chris Young
Selected as 1 of 3 artists to perform for Alison Krauss at Renee Fleming’s American
Voices Symposium at The Kennedy Center.