Kyshona Armstrong

Music to Life: Brave Troubadour, Kyshona Armstrong

Kyshona is a singer/songwriter based in Nashville, TN. Over the years, Kyshona has fused her profession as a music therapist with her songwriting skills and experience and now teaches songwriting to those who exist in the margins of society. Through songwriting, she has had the privilege to work with women who are experiencing incarceration by showing them that their stories are important and their voices need to be heard; Youth in Philadelphia, Ohio and New Jersey showing them that music is a way to lend your voice to protest and spark change; Veterans by helping them write through their trauma as a way of positive self expression, and many others that struggle with mental health and homelessness. Kyshona has a mission: To be a voice and a vessel for those who feel lost, forgotten, silenced or are hurting. Regarding her latest album, “Listen”, No Depression magazine states, “This is protest music for a new generation, a musical treatment for social ills, a unique prescription that only works if you listen.