Art Green is a native Santa Ynez Valley Singer/Songwriter. He has released two solo CD’s, “Ride For The Brand” & “Always Followed My Heart” and a CD with his brother Marv entitled “The Green Brothers-Yesterday’s Nights.” As an award-winning independent artist, Art has garnered awards such as “2001-02 Male Traditional Country Vocalist of the Year” by both the North American Country Music Association and the California Country Music Association. In addition, Art’s CD “Ride For The Brand” was honored as 2001 “Album of the Year” by the California Country Music Association. Art lived in Nashville , Tennessee intermittently for five years and was employed by Kix Brooks ( of Brooks & Dunn) and Barbara Brooks on their cutting horse farm in Thompson’s Station, Tennessee. It was there that he tried to further his songwriting ability and was reintroduced to the beef cattle industry.
Art now spends his time as the head foreman of the Alisal Cattle Ranch in Solvang and enjoys his music as a hobby. He continues to write new songs, plans on recording an additional CD and performs an occasional show now and then.