Broken Bow Records newcomer Jordan Rager exploded onto Country radio today as his debut single “Southern Boy” (with Jason Aldean) impacted the charts with over 50+ stations onboard and debuting at #45 on the Billboard Country chart, landmarking an incredible feat for a debut single from a debut artist. Adding to today’s excitement, Taste of Country has exclusively premiered the lyric video for “Southern Boy.” Watch the video HERE.
“Southern Boy,” which features guest vocals from Broken Bow Records label-mate Jason Aldean, was co-written by heavy hitters Jeremy Stover, Luke Laird and Barry Dean and is a product of overwhelming demand from Country radio and fans alike. The nostalgic anthem, laden with an ace vocal delivery from the Georgia native has earned early praise from critics as well:
“An emotional gem…the song is a powerful narrative…” – The Rowdy
“A straight forward country-rock ballad that speaks right to the masses…”
– Taste of Country
“’Southern Boy’ has success written all over it. One helluva start for a debut single.” – Whiskey Riff
“The Broken Bow Records artist isn’t taking his debut to country music radio lightly…” – Wide Open Country
In addition to early radio momentum and critical buzz, “Southern Boy” is experiencing overwhelming digital success upon its release. Today, the tune catapulted into Spotify’s United States Viral 50 Chart and debuted #3 overall on its “New Boots” Country playlist, which tallies almost 200k subscribers.
“Southern Boy” is now available at all digital retailers: http://geni.us/southernboy
ABOUT JORDAN RAGER:
Broken Bow Records recording artist and burgeoning Country act Jordan Rager has an impressive resume for only 21-years-old. The Loganville, GA native who seamlessly delivers a unique brand of “Young Country,” made a splash touring with Country music heavyweights including Justin Moore (Off The Beaten Path Tour), Randy Houser, Josh Thompson, Kip Moore, Love & Theft, Craig Campbell, Rodney Atkins and David Alan Coe. He is a bona fide social media sensation boasting a YouTube fan-base of 27,000 subscribers and over 3.7 MILLION views. Rager’s debut single for Broken Bow Records, “Southern Boy,” (with Jason Aldean) impacted Country radio on February 16, 2016. He is currently in the studio with celebrated producer Jeremy Stover (Justin Moore, Jack Ingram) working on his full-length album debut. For more information visit: www.jordanrager.com