“Vaughan Penn is one of the most genuinely talented and prolific singer/songwriters I've ever known. Her ability to craft a meaningful song and deliver it with her signature emotive vocal style sets her apart from all the rest ”
A North Carolina American singer-songwriter, producer, recording-artist... Vaughan's original music has been featured over 155 times in Film & Television, including: Grey’s Anatomy, Bones, Criminal Minds, Ghost Whisperer, NCIS LA, The Hills, Laguna Beach, Showtime's L-Word, Californication, Nurse Jackie, Weeds and many more.
She has also headlined and opened for many national acts, including: Emy Lou Harris, Darius Rucker, Huey Lewis, Indigo Girls, Newsong, Amy Mann, Shawn Mullins, Melissa Etheridge, just to name a few. She's also performed live on Good Morning America with Chynna Phillips.
2007 Vaughan was awarded Top-40 Break-Out Artist Of The Year!
2016, Vaughan's song "Bring On The Day" was included in the Oscar Winning film - The Big Short along with artist like Neil Young, Metallica, Led Zeppelin, Pantera.
2017, Vaughan’s songs Right In Front Of You, Even When, Forgive You and The Miracle were included in NBC’s Superstore. Her song Hey You was also featured in OWN’s The Hero Effect.
2018, Vaughan's song Forgive You will be included in another episode of NBC's Superstore (January 18th)
2018, Vaughan's original jazz song Don't Make Me Wait featuring her Dad George Penn on sax will be featured on E-Channel's The Arrangement (April 1st)
2018 Carolina Music Awards - Americana Artist Of The Year Nominee!
2018 Vaughan released her 10th CD-Acoustic Detour
2019 Vaughan released Carolina Island Girl EP (Carolina Island Girl, Surf City Queen, Trailer Bar Song, Holler and a Swaller)
2019 Surf City Queen Music Video - OFFICIAL RELEASE
2019 - Livin' On Island Time NEW Single Release
2019 - Vaughan released her 11th CD - The Surf City Sessions