“ARTIST YOU NEED TO KNOW” (ROLLING STONE) BAILEY BRYAN TAPPED AS SUPPORT ON DAN + SHAY’S OBSESSED TOUR
Bryan Continues to Spark Attention from Critics as “Next Big Thing” with Release of Debut Single “Own It”
NASHVILLE, TN – Jan. 24, 2017 – “Prepare to fall in love with Country music’s newest leading lady” (People) Bailey Bryan, critics warn, even ahead of the official release of her debut single “Own It” to Country radio late this month. Bryan has sparked early attention, landing on selective “ones-to-watch” lists ranging from Rolling Stone’s “Artists You Need to Know” to The Bobby Bones Show’s “Class of 2017.” Today, Bryan has also been handpicked by Dan + Shay as support on select 2017 OBSESSED TOUR dates.
“This is basically the coolest thing ever,” shared Bryan. “Honestly I’m not sure that it’s going to sink in that I’m touring with Dan + Shay until I’m up on stage on the first night. I’m seriously so stoked to go on my first tour with my label mates and I’m so grateful for this opportunity. I’m just gonna try to take in every single moment and not mess up!”
Support Dates for Dan + Shay’s 2017 OBSESSED TOUR:
2/09 – Rosemont, IL – Joe’s Live
2/10 – Chicago, IL – Joe’s on Weed Street
2/11 – Springfield, IL – Boondocks
2/12 – Cedar Falls, IA – University of Northern Iowa
2/17 – Memphis, TN – The New Daisy Theatre
2/18 – Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
2/21 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium
2/24 – Knoxville, TN – Tennessee Theatre
2/25 – Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre
As one of only three all-genre artists selected for GRAMMY’s Artist of Tomorrow initiative, Bryan’s “Own It” was chosen by Spotify for their “Wild Country” playlist and was one of only two Country tracks on their “New Music Friday” playlist upon release. Slacker, Sounds Like Nashville and Taste of Country have also all showered Bryan with early accolades.
Rolling Stone‘s 10 Country Artists You Need To Know – “An earworm of a debut single that’s as motivational as it is zeitgeist.”
Perez Hilton’s Next Big Thing – “Expect big things from her.”
Huffington Post’s Top 10 Country Artists to Watch in 2017 – “You’ll be hearing a LOT about Bailey Bryan.” With her innovative new music video for “Own It,” she perfectly supplements her infectious, danceable first single that is for anyone with self-doubt, awkward moments and imperfections. The 18-year-old’s venture into the music world began in her small hometown of Sequim, WA, where she grew up singing on the street in front of her favorite taco stand. For more information on upcoming tour dates and new music, visit www.baileybryan.com.