Born in Anchorage, Alaska, Hope Griffin was literally born into music. Surrounded by a musical family, she began singing and performing when she was very young. Hope first got turned onto the idea of writing her own music when she received a guitar at age 17. She attended Carson-Newman University and went on to become a fixture in Asheville, North Carolina, where she began introducing her angelic vocals and folky lyrics into the music scene. Visit: Hope Griffin Music.