Multi-platinum entertainer Chris Young scores his 11th No. 1 single on 11/11, as “Hangin’ On” takes the top spot on the Mediabase Country Radio Chart. Written by Young with Corey Crowder and Josh Hoge, the song, which “finds Young revving up his rich country baritone” (Rolling Stone), is the Opry member’s 9th No. 1 as a songwriter. “Hangin’ On” is also Young’s fifth consecutive No. 1, topping a list that includes the three-week No. 1 and 2x platinum certified “I’m Comin’ Over,” the ACM, CMA, Grammy and RDMA nominated, platinum single “Think Of You” with Cassadee Pope, the BBMA nominated Gold single “Sober Saturday Night” featuring Vince Gill, and platinum certified and title of his sold-out arena headlining tour, “Losing Sleep.”
“Making music is all I’ve ever wanted to do, so to be celebrating my 11th #1 really is a dream come true,” said Young.
Chris Young #1 singles
“Getting’ You Home (The Black Dress Song)”*
“The Man I Want To Be”
“Who I Am With You”
“I’m Comin’ Over”*
“Think Of You” with Cassadee Pope*
“Sober Saturday Night” featuring Vince Gill*
*co-written by Chris Young
“Hangin’ On” is found on Young’s most recent chart-topping album, Losing Sleep, also the namesake for his 2018 arena headlining tour. Over the weekend, Young took his “Losing Sleep World Tour” to packed houses at Giant Center in Hershey, PA and Onecenter War Memorial Auditorium in Syracuse, NY. Tickets and VIP packages for the extended “Chris Young Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour,” promoted by AEG Presents and Concerts West, may be purchased at ChrisYoungCountry.com.
ABOUT CHRIS YOUNG: By his 33rd birthday, RCA Records Nashville artist Chris Young has accumulated an impressive list of accomplishments, including membership in the iconic Grand Ole Opry, eleven career No. 1 singles, seventeen R.I.A.A. Gold/Platinum/Multi-Platinum certified projects, 2 Grammy nominations, 3 Country Music Association nominations and 4 Academy of Country Music nominations. As a prolific creator, Chris has given fans 7 studio albums in 12 years including Losing Sleep, his third project in less than two years. The title track is certified Platinum while “Hangin’ On” is his ninth No. 1 as a songwriter. Losing Sleep (2017) and I’m Comin’ Over (2015) debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart with “I’m Comin’ Over” becoming Young’s first 2x Platinum single.
Named “one of his era’s finest traditionalists” by the Associated Press, Chris has quickly become an international ambassador for country music, performing to capacity crowds around the world including the sold-out C2C Festival in the UK. With a hit-packed set that highlights his eleven chart-toppers — including back-to-back No. 1s “Losing Sleep,” “Sober Saturday Night,” “Think Of You,” and “I’m Comin’ Over” — the Grammy and ACM nominated vocalist is headlining the Chris Young Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour, with more than 55 arena and amphitheater dates on the books including his first hometown headlining show at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena playing to a capacity crowd of nearly 14,000 fans, friends and family.
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