Cam at house
She began her career as a songwriter, composing material for several artists including Miley Cyrus.In 2010 she released her debut studio album on an independent record label.This included performing in the Contra Costa Children’s Chorus, where she learned to sing in 14 languages.She attended the University of California, Davis as an undergraduate student, studying law and psychology.In a 2010 interview, Cam stated that she grew more confident in playing once from the trip.She launched her second studio album, Untamed in December 2015 on the success of the song."Burning House" has since received widespread acclaim, including a nomination from the Grammy Awards.Taking residency in a rural mountain community, she lived for several weeks with limited electricity and basic needs.
She formed a collegiate a cappella group and learned to play the guitar while studying abroad in the Netherlands.
She developed confidence in playing the instrument on a trip to Nepal.
Signing with Sony Music Entertainment, she released her debut major label EP in March 2015, Welcome to Cam Country.
The album's second track "Burning House" was played on the Bobby Bones Show and attracted significant attention and became her breakout hit single.
Cam (born Camaron Marvel Ochs; November 19, 1984) is an American country music singer and songwriter.
Her music incorporates elements taken from contemporary pop music.