BRETT YOUNG THROWS CURVEBALL IN “CATCH” MUSIC VIDEO OUT NOW
“Catch” Keeps Momentum Rolling as a Most Added Song at Country Radio
CMT Music Awards Nominee Stacks Week with Major Performances
Nashville, TN – June 4, 2019 – Ahead of a stacked week of headlining performances and appearances, multi-PLATINUM chart-topper Brett Young dropped the “heartwarming” (CMT.com) music video for his irresistible new single “Catch,” a song that “soars” (Taste of Country) with “emotional balladry” (UpRoxx). Directed by Seth Kupersmith and filmed at Young’s alma-mater the University of Mississippi, the video is infused with a semi-autobiographical storyline, transporting back to his pivotal chapter as a collegiate baseball player and chronicling snippets of an early love story, ultimately revealing the moment that changed everything for Young. Watch the music video HERE.
In related news, “Catch,” co-written by Young, Ross Copperman and Ashley Gorley and the follow-up to five consecutive No. One smash hits, was a Most Added song at country radio this week, signaling the chart-topper’s reign as “one of country’s most consistent radio stars” (Rolling Stone) is steadfast.
Adding to the excitement, Young will appear tonight in the star-studded roundup of “CMT Crossroads: Brooks & Dunn and Friends,” reimagining their version of “Ain’t Nothing ‘Bout You,” airing on CMT later this month. In addition to scoring a nomination for Performance of the Year at this year’s CMT Music Awards, Young and Boyz II Men will collaborate once again, performing LIVE at the Award show tomorrow, (6/5). Rounding out the week, he will headline Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater Friday (6/7) ahead of returning to Nissan Stadium during CMA Fest on Saturday (6/8).
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. 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.
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