It’s full steam ahead for RED BOW RECORDS newcomer Chase Bryant. This week, the 21-year-old guitar slinger’s debut single “Take It On Back”jumped a head-spinning 14 notches to #29 on the Billboard Country Songs Chart, marking the rising star’s first Top 30 Country Radio hit.
“Take It On Back” also climbed 15 spots to land at #32 on the Country Aircheck/ USA Today Country chart, powered by Mediabase.
As “Take It On Back” continues its meteoric ascent up the charts, the accolades continue to pour in for the rising star. Multi-genre powerhouseiHeartRadio has named Bryant an “On the Verge Artist” — a program that heavily spotlights up-and-coming artists nationwide that Clear Channel programmers are excited about and know their listeners will love.
In addition, millennial media stalwart Teen Vogue heralds Bryant for having “nailed a rock ‘n’ roll-meets-traditional country vibe” in an article spotlighting ten of the summer’s hottest new country acts. Read the glowing review here: http://www.smarturl.it/affbmv
The Orange Grove, TX native – whose musical lineage includes a grandfather who played piano for the legendary Roy Orbison well as uncles who co-founded the chart-topping band Ricochet – was also recently named “One of the Best Things We Saw at CMA Music Fest 2014” by Rolling Stone Country.
This Friday, August 22nd, Bryant will follow in his uncles’ footsteps when he himself stands inside the revered Grand Ole Opry circle for the very first time.
Bryant will make his debut at the Grand Ole Opry, the show that made Country Music famous, as part of a bill that includes Vince Gill, The Oak Ridge Boys, John Conlee and more. For tickets, click here.
Bryant’s Opry debut comes only a few short weeks before the rising star hits the road as part ofBrantley Gilbert’s Let It Ride Tour, which kicks off in Austin, TX on September 19 and concludes in Ft. Myers, FL on December 13.
Listen to “Take It On Back” and purchase Bryant’s debut single here: http://smarturl.it/takeitonback-single
ABOUT CHASE BRYANT Music defines Chase Bryant. At every level his truths are expressed in melody, lyrics, hooks and sounds … but his reality goes even deeper than that. Bryant’s heritage is defined by music. His upbringing, his craft, his inspiration and his obsessions are all centered in the same. How else could a 21-year-old be a top-flight guitar player, head-turning songwriter, RED BOW recording artist and co-producer of his debut album.
Raised in Orange Grove, TX (pop. 1,200), Bryant’s grandfather played piano for Roy Orbison and Waylon Jennings. His uncles co-founded the group Ricochet. Bryant counts Conway, Merle, Petty, Vince, Bob Wills, Steve Wariner, Bryan Adams among his early influences along with modern country records by Keith Urban, Sarah Buxton and Jedd Hughes. Those influences can be heard at Country Radio now in Bryant’s debut single, the vocally charged and guitar-wielding “Take It On Back.” Heralded for his high-energy live shows by the likes ofRolling Stone Country, Taste of Country, Country Weekly and Teen Vogue, Bryant will perform at arenas across the nation as part of Brantley Gilbert’s Let it Ride Tour, beginning September 19th in Austin, TX.
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We are right in the middle of our local fair week, and will be back soon with reports and photos from Thomas Rhett’s show last night. We have Parmalee tonight, Craig Morgan tomorrow night, and Chase Rice on Friday. There’s a lot going on here right now – but we will be back with more info, photos, news and reviews soon!
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