A business management major at Lynchburg College VA, Faulkner is due to graduate in May and will then concentrate full time on his music career. From the social media, Faulkner has garnered a lot of fans. Faulkner's Facebook page is what got him noticed by Laura Patterson, A&R Director at Premier Records. "It's so awesome, you can like- find a record deal you know on like Facebook of all places," said Faulkner. At home, people who know Eddy are proud and excited about his new endeavor. "I think that it is totally deserving, he's a great musician and he earned every bit of it, " said Eddy's friend Anthony. Faulkner's professors at Lynchburg College are glad he's putting some of what he's learned to good use. "I'm sure he's using his love of language to influence his lyrics," said Dr. Jessica Brophy, a professor at Lynchburg College.
As for Eddy Faulkner, his goal is to keep putting out music and eventually do what Premier Records did for him. "[I want to] scout out talent, sign it, manage it, that's what I wanna do- you know, later in my career but right now I want to concentrate on the artist side," Faulkner said.
Eddy plans on returning to the studio to finish recording his first full album to be released at the end of this year. You can preview and purchase, "I Won't Give Up" by visiting http://premier-