Macah Coates was born in Layton, Utah with a childhood in the mountains of West Virginia and Pittsburgh. She's a daughter of the American Revolutionary War, but also a descendent of the Black Feet and Cherokee Indians.She is the granddaughter of coal miner and an army colonel and a surviving member of a long line of painters and musicians.
Macah is a singer/songwriter whose music shows influences of great country singers such as Linda Ronstadt, Trisha Yearwood and Emmylou Harris. Her music ranges from Rock to Jazz, Blues to new New Age music.
She lives and works in the Philadelphia area.