SAM WOOLF is a highly collaborative singer-songwriter known for his original compositions and pitch perfect vocals, Sam has been hailed as a "natural singer whose soul and passion are undeniable in every note he sings." With the support of his network of fans, dubbed the "Woolfpack," Sam's live performances and recordings have garnered millions of views on social media. Sam has made music with a wide range of extraordinary artists, including The Como Brothers, Grammy Award winning producer Danny Blume, Grammy nominated Engineer Kenta Yonesaka, Stephen Puth, producer and guitarist Orion Meshorer, Ricky Minor and Alex Preston.
Sam gained national recognition as a finalist on American Idol’s 13th Season where he placed in the Top 5. In 2014, Sam independently released his debut EP Pretend, produced by Danny Blume which debuted at #9 on the Billboard Heatseeker’s Chart. In 2016 and 2017, Sam co-wrote and released three new singles, "Fast 'n' Dirty", "Call Me Crazy" and "Stop Thinking About It". Additionally, he recorded five original songs in 2017, including "On It", with the Como Brothers and noted engineer Kenta Yonesaka at Germano Studios in New York City. "On It" was released in 2018 and debuted at the Music Lodge at the Sundance Film Festival and will be followed by the release of the four other songs of this set. Sam also wrote and will release his solo acoustic single, “Tricks on Me” in 2018.
Sam has performed extensively at public and private events in Florida, the Midwest and the Northeast. He co-headlined the Lakewood Ranch Winterfest in Bradenton Florida with the Doobie Brothers, War, and Jefferson Starship and opened for We The Kings during their 10th Anniversary Tour, Sam was a featured performer at Alex Preston’s homecoming concert in New Hampshire, Dream Fest in Tampa, the Warwick Summer Concert Series in New Your, the Boston Arts Festival and the Riverwalk Regatta in Florida.
“When you hit the sweet spot in your voice everything melts, it’s no surprise to me everyone’s already fallen in love with you. Your heart and your soul really comes through"
- Jennifer Lopez, American Idol, 2014
“He sounds phenomenal singing [it], that marvelous pitch."
- Brian Mansfield, USA Today, April 2014
“Your voice is like butter, the people like you, Sam, and with good reason. You have that voice that’s just money.”
- Keith Urban, American Idol, February 2014
“Your voice is money.”
- David Cook, American Idol, April 2014
“That tattoo looks frickin' great on you, not to mention how well you sing and how good the entire package is."
- Harry Connick Jr., American Idol, January 2014