Anne E. DeChant

Anne E. DeChant is an American rock singer/songwriter/guitarist originally from Cleveland but now based in Nashville. She is a 5-time winner of Cleveland's Singer-Songwriter of the Year and a 2020 Kerrville Folk Festival Songwriting Competition Finalist, who has performed with Melissa Etheridge, Sheryl Crow, Stevie Nicks, Don Henry, Travis Meadows and most recently with Livingston Taylor at Cain Park in 2019.

DeChant’s name derives from the French "of song", a birthright clearly expressed through an unmistakable voice and songwriter's perception. She began her career as the dynamic lead singer of Cleveland fan favorite, Odd Girl Out, before becoming the powerhouse she is today with eleven independent studio album releases to her credit. Her masterfully crafted, poignant songs create worlds where her characters and their stories spring to life. Anne E. released her first best of record, "Every Little Everything" in November of 2020.