Steve Azar

Steve Azar

You can go home again.

Steve Azar launched a radio phenomenon with “I Don’t Have to Be Me (‘Til Monday)” and a video sensation with “Waitin’ on Joe.” He has created music for movies, narrated a documentary and even founded a charitable organization. But the busier and bigger he gets, the more his thoughts have turned homeward to his Mississippi Delta roots.

“For the longest time, I felt like I couldn’t go home,” says the singer-songwriter. “I think so many of us are in a hurry to leave where we’re from. I know I was in a hurry. When... more