Omaha-based Artist David Jame$ Releases Heartfelt Country Single “Horses Run Free” Inspired by Personal Journey of Discovery and Resilience
David Jame$, the remarkable artist known for his ability to transform personal experiences into powerful music, has unveiled his latest single titled “Horses Run Free.” The song, released on August 18, 2023, encapsulates the poignant tale of his own journey of self-discovery, resilience, and hope.
David Jame$ has a story that resonates with individuals who have faced adversity and overcome challenges. Born with mild cerebral palsy, which affected the range of motion in his left arm and leg, he experienced bullying and numerous challenges throughout his life. However, through determination, music, and an unyielding spirit, David Jame$ not only triumphed over his past but also turned his experiences into a vehicle of empowerment and inspiration for others.
The inspiration for “Horses Run Free” is deeply personal. After discovering the name of his birth mother a couple of years ago, and more recently reconnecting with his birth family through an ancestry DNA test, David Jame$ was motivated to express his emotions and experiences through music. The single serves as a tribute to his journey of finding his birth mother, aunt, and younger brother, even though his birth mother had passed away before they could meet. This heartfelt song serves as a beacon of understanding and connection for those who have undergone similar journeys of self-discovery and reunion.
David Jame$’s music has always been a means of expressing his emotions and connecting with his audience. With influences ranging from Nelly and MGK to Michael Jackson, he uses his musical acumen to craft lyrics that draw from his own experiences, touching on themes of resilience, vulnerability, and the strength to be oneself. Through his work, he seeks to spread awareness about mental health, encourage authenticity, and inspire others to embrace their differences.
The artist’s journey has been nothing short of remarkable:
- 2006: Debut performance at the Special Olympics USA National Games, headlined by “Hootie And The Blowfish.”
- 2010: Performance at the Special Olympics USA National Games Closing Ceremonies, alongside Grammy Award-winning band “Jars Of Clay.”
- 2015: Performance at the Special Olympics World Games, sharing the stage with musical legends like Stevie Wonder, Avril Lavigne, and more.
- 2016-2019: Tours and shows alongside notable artists like Nappy Roots, Scarface, and Bone Thugs.
- 2020: Release of the album “Changes: A Lion To Mufasa,” featuring the hit track “Roller Coaster.”
- 2022: Performance at the 2022 USA National Games on Disney World, Orlando, where it all began sixteen years ago.
“Horses Run Free” marks another milestone in David Jame$’s extraordinary career, capturing his dedication to using music as a platform to inspire and uplift. Through his unwavering perseverance and deep commitment to his craft, David Jame$ continues to shape the lives of listeners, one set of ears at a time.