Lewis' "Country Boy" goes gold
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Lewis' "Country Boy" goes gold

Thursday, September 22, 2011 – Aaron Lewis debut solo single, Country Boy, was certified gold, selling in excess of 500,000 copies. The song is featured on Leweis' debut solo EP, "Town Line," released earlier this year on Nashville's R&J Records.

"This is a really pleasant surprise for me," said Lewis. "It's the first thing I recorded as a solo artist and it's just a very honest record about who I am. It's great that so many people related to it. I'm looking forward to getting back into the studio to make a full record."

George Jones and Charlie Daniels helped out on the song.

Lewis playing live acoustic shows:

Oct. 2 The Summer Stage at Tag's (w/ Blake Shelton) Big Flats, NY

Oct. 5 Bush Hall London,UK

Oct. 27 Lumiere Place Casino (7pm and 9pm) St. Louis,MO

Nov. 5 Sycuan Casino (7pm and 9:30pm) El Cajon,CA

Nov. 11 The Oasis at Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino Maricopa, AZ

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CD review - The Road Who would have ever thought that, in looking for one of the next more promising acts in country, we'd be turning to none other than seasoned rock and roller, Aaron Lewis, of Staind fame? Add to that the fact that Lewis hails from Massachusetts, a far throw from the Mason-Dixon Line, and you're faced with quite a head-scratcher. Yet, on his 2010 EP "Town Line" the artist showed that he had the right stuff and his first full-length country release, "The Road," delivers ...

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