Performer Information

Carlos A. Washington

Carlos Washington's Steel Horse Swing

Youngsville, NM

Carlos A. Washington

Western Music Recording Artist Carlos Washington is a Cowboy with true and authentic western roots. His cowboy lifestyle has taken him from the oil fields in South Texas to riding bulls in rodeo arenas nationwide. He now ranches and raises Angus cattle. On the occasions when his spurs come off, you can find him on stage indulging his ultimate passion - singing western music. Carlos is known for his powerful, sultry vocals and commanding stage persona. He has performed at county fairs, ranches and venues nationwide including the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Carlos is the lead vocalist for CARLOS WASHINGTON'S STEEL HORSE SWING, a western swing band mixing western swing with rodeo and cowboy classics. Carlos counts his Blessings everyday and believes, “In life you have to embrace all the good things God enables us to have and to become".

2018 AWA Will Rogers Winner Western Swing Song of the Year for "Swing Time Baby"

2018 Top 5 Finalist for the Academy of Western Artists, International Western Music Association and the Professional Country Cowboy Artists Association for Male Vocalist, Group of the Year, Song of the Year and Album of the year.

Number One played western swing album "Swing Time Baby" in 2019 and 2018 with the International Western Music Association and Academy of Western Artists  DJ's.

New Album release "Little Bit of Texas" is swinging to the top of the charts!

Talents: Musician, Singer, Songwriter
  • 2022 Male Performer of the Year Nominee
  • 2021 Male Performer of the Year Nominee
  • 2020 Western Swing Album of the Year Nominee