Lloyd Back was born in Hughenden, Queensland, and has spent almost all his life living in rural areas of Queensland, including 20+ years in the South Burnett. His songs draw on both his own and other people’s life experiences, and are songs that move people. A relaxed and easy listening performer, Lloyd’s songs connect with a wide range of people of all ages from many differing walks of life.
To date Lloyd has six recordings (his seventh album due for release early 2023), with his last three all being award-winning albums which delivered four #1 singles and lots of chart success. Some recent career highlights include;
- “Strong Love” – 2021Traditional Country Music Awards of Australia Top 10 Album of the Year
- “Everyone Has a Story” – 2020 Traditional Country Music Awards of Australia Top 10 Album of the Year
- The title track ‘Everyone Has a Story’ was awarded Best Folk Original in the 2021 Fair Play Country Music Awards in Holland
- Australian Gold Medallion Media Award for Male Vocalist of the Year and National Male Artist of the Year 2019
- “Travelling With You” – America’s National Traditional Country Music Association Rural Roots Commission “Real Country CD of the Year”, and Lloyd an inductee into the Old Time Country Music Hall of Fame
- Since 2019 Lloyd has had 12 singles in the Country Songs Top 40 Australian Airplay Chart, for a combined total of over 150 weeks.