BRETT YOUNG CELEBRATES MULTI-WEEK NO. ONE SMASH “HERE TONIGHT”
Chart-Topper Marks Fifth Consecutive No. One With “Catch” As Next Single
Nashville, TN – May 29, 2019 – Yesterday (5/28), multi-PLATINUM selling performer Brett Young, celebrated the catapulting success of his fifth consecutive No. One single “Here Tonight,” alongside co-writers Ben Caver, Justin Ebach and Charles Kelley. Hosted by ASCAP and SESAC at Nashville’s The Sutler packed with BMLG Records, teammates, family and friends, the lead single from Young’s TICKET TO L.A. (BMLG Records) touts multi-week chart-topping status and has quickly surpassed 100 million streams in the US. “Here Tonight” serves as the first-ever No. One as a songwriter for Ben Caver (ASCAP), fourth for Justin Ebach (SESAC) and eighth for Charles Kelley (ASCAP).
Additionally this week, Young is sharing the highly-anticpated follow-up single, “Catch,” with country radio. The irresistible song “soars” (Taste of Country) with “emotional balladry” (UpRoxx) and was co-written by Young, Ross Copperman and Ashley Gorley.
Young’s sophomore release, TICKET TO L.A. (BMLG Records), debuted atop the Billboard Country Albums chart and follows his PLATINUM self-titled debut, which dominated the Top 20 on the Country Albums chart for 37 weeks. Delivering five consecutive No. 1 hits with “In Case You Didn’t Know” (4X PLATINUM), “Mercy” (2X PLATINUM), “Sleep Without You” (PLATINUM), “Like I Loved You” (PLATINUM) and “Here Tonight” (GOLD). Young was named ASCAP’s 2018 Country Songwriter-Artist of the Year for his “melodic craftsmanship” (Billboard). He has also garnered nominations from ACM, Billboard, Teen Choice, CMT and CMA Awards as he continues to rack up nonstop hits as “one of country’s most consistent radio stars” (Rolling Stone). Young has amassed more than 1.7 billion streams of his catalog globally. He continues to bring his “big stage presence” (OC Register) and “engaging and vocally strong” (Providence Journal) live show coast-to-coast at multiple festivals throughout summer including Nissan Stadium at CMA Music Fest in Nashville on June 8, Country LakeShake in Chicago, IL on June 22 and Faster Horses in Brooklyn, MI on July 19. He will also open for Luke Bryan at Gillette Stadium on June 21. For additional information, visit BrettYoungMusic.com.
Top Photo: (L-R) Producer Dann Huff, Ben Caver, Brett Young, Charles Kelley, Justin Ebach
Bottom Left Photo: (Back Row: L-R) – BMLG Record’s Madeline Farr, BMLG’s Scott Borchetta,Producer Dann Huff, Ben Caver, Brett Young, Charles Kelley, Justin Ebach, BMLG Record’s Andi Brooks (Front Row: L-R) – BMLG Record’s Matthew Hargis, Michelle Kammerer, Jimmy Harnen, Cherylynne Nader, Andrew Thoen
Bottom Right Photo: (Back Row: L-R) – BMLG Record’s Jimmy Harnen, Big Machine Music’s Mike Molinar, BMLG’s Scott Borchetta, ASCAP’s Beth Brinker, BJ Hill, Katie Barolak, SESAC’s Shannon Hatch, Janine A. Ebach (Front Row: L-R) – Producer Dann Huff, Ben Caver, Brett Young, Charles Kelley, Justin Ebach
Photo Credit: Ed Rode Photography
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