Fresh off the release of his sophomore album LAPS AROUND THE SUN (Big Loud Records), CHRIS LANE made his debut on NBC’s TODAY, performing the Top 10 single “Take Back Home Girl.” Taking the stage alongside GRAMMY-nominated singer-songwriter Tori Kelly, the two harmonized effortlessly to the lead single from Lane’s latest release.
In case you missed it, watch Lane and Kelly perform “Take Back Home Girl” here: https://on.today.com/2JtxsK8
Produced by studio ace Joey Moi, LAPS AROUND THE SUN has held the #1 spot on iTunes’ Top Country Albums Chart since its release (7/13). Spotlighted as one of Rolling Stone’s “10 New Albums to Stream Now,” praise is pouring in for Lane’s sun-soaked musical evolution and follow-up to three consecutive GOLD-certified singles.
“The album is 14 songs of swampy country-pop meant for porches, docks and sunburnt escapism…”– Rolling Stone
“Chris Lane Celebrates Wisdom with Wit on Laps Around the Sun” – CMT
“Built on a foundation of warm melodies and playful material, drawn together by a feel-good vibe that permeates throughout the album, Laps Around the Sun is the type of project that’s tailor made for summertime.”– Sounds Like Nashville
With his star continuously on the rise, Lane recently surpassed half a billion career streams. LAPS AROUND THE SUN charts a similar course for the breakout talent, as the organic 14-track collection has already accumulated nearly 200 million streams.
As part of his whirlwind album release week, Lane is set to perform in Lexington, KY (7/17) and Louisville, KY (7/18). This weekend he will continue to deliver his high energy set with headline shows in Bloomfield, IA (7/20) and Hartington, NE (7/21).
To learn more about Chris Lane and check his tour schedule, go to iamChrisLane.com
ABOUT CHRIS LANE: Since bursting onto the scene with his breakout #1 smash “Fix,” Chris Lane’s star continues to rise with three consecutive GOLD-certified singles in the U.S. & Canada, a Top 5 album and 500 million+ combined streams. Gaining recognition, Lane was named one of MusicRow Magazine’s 2017 Next Big Thing Artists, has scored nominations at the iHeartRadio Music Awards, ACM Awards and Radio Disney Music Awards and appeared on The Bachelor, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night With Seth Meyers and CONAN. After landing coveted opening slots on tours with Florida Georgia Line, Dustin Lynch, Garth Brooks, Tim McGraw + Faith Hill, and Rascal Flatts, the Kernersville, NC, native recently wrapped his TAKE BACK HOME TOUR and is currently crisscrossing the country with select headline dates. Lane’s highly anticipated sophomore album with Big Loud Records – LAPS AROUND THE SUN – is available now on all digital platforms.https://www.countryschatter.com/2018/07/chris-lane-lights-up-nbcs-today-with-tori-kelly/Press ReleaseTV AppearanceBig Loud Records,Chris Lane,CMT,Instagram,Laps Around the Sun,NBC's Today,Rolling Stone,Sounds Like Nashville,Tori Kelly,Twitter