B i o g r a p h y
Gina Serrano was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York.Heavily influenced by her parents love of country music, Gina began singing at the age of two. She grew up with the greats such as Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire and that's just to name a few.Gina says:"The first time I heard Patsy Cline, I fell in love"
Gina and her parents moved to East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania when she was 13 years old and this is where she still resides. She joined her first band in 2009 called "Gina and The Ghost Riders" and it wasn't long before she started drawing in the crowds. The band only lasted a year but she continued to play at local charity events such as Relay For Life. Gina knew she wanted more and decided that she needed to start writing her own music to be taken seriously. She enlisted the help of her now husband and guitarist, Richie Serrano, and her drummer Todd Jason and began writing song after song.
In 2014 her song "Changed", written about the passing of her father, aunt and uncle in 2012, charted on The Iceman's Globally Syndicated Top 40 countdown on bestcountryradio.com. This gained her a spot to play in The Iceman's 2015 CMA Fest Events in Nashville, TN. She performed at the famous Manuel's, as well as Boot Barn on Broadway along with Richie Serrano.
In 2015, she co-wrote a song called "The Woman I Am" with Bobby Johnson which charted on both CountryBlastRadio.com with Josie Passantino and Spectrumradiopettswood.com with Micky Spectrum out of the UK.
Gina's latest single titled "My Time", which was released January 12th, 2016 is quickly rising and has already charted at #6 on Micky Spectrum's Countdown, and was also named as one of the "Songs To Watch" on Countryblastradio.com. It is available on iTunes, Spotify, eMusic, Google Play, Amazon Prime and Rhapsody.
Her unique tone and broad range, combined with her love of traditional country music sets Gina apart from other female voices of the genre. She is getting ready to hit the stage again with her new band "Moonshine Wild".Catch her at a show near you.