About Jim

  • Jim Vilandre is an multi-award winning singer, songwriter, producer, musician(who by the way plays drums, piano, keyboards, guitar, bass, and of course sings) . 

    With over 20 years professional touring experience nationwide and international travel, Jim Vilandre brings a very seasoned musical experience to his audience.

    Jim Vilandre has shared the stage with, studio with, and worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry.  His multi-award winning album "When Love Rules Your Heart" features the bassist for Carrie Underwood (Mark Childers) and guitarist for country supergroup "Sugarland" Thad Beaty.  In addition to that Jim has also worked with the likes of Dolly Parton, Garth Brooks, Rascal Flatts, Tim McGraw, Reba, and many many more artists.


  • Grand Prize Winner - John Lennon Songwriting Contest and Lennon Award winner

    Semi-finalist - Song of the Year, Song and Lyric writing competition

    Grand Prize Winner - The USA World Showcase-TV viewers choice award

    The Australian Songwriters Award - Place 5th in the international category

    Song Of The Year Award - First place finisher in 2 categories

    Just Plain Folks Awards - 2nd place overall album finisher in the Christian Division, 5th place finisher in the POP category.

    Male Vocalist of the Year - KCCM Music Awards

    Contemporary Artist Of The Year - KCCM Music Awards

    Artist Of The Year - KCCM Music Awards

    CMT Music City Madness - Top 32 Video "Believe The Dream"

    Contestant on the Inspirational Channel "Christian Artist Talent Search"

     Two time guest on the national radio broadcast "Decision Today" Billy Grahams radio program