Stapleton, Lynne release
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
– Chris Stapleton releases his debut today, while veteran Shelby Lynne returns with new music on a new label for her.
Stapleton is best known for his songwriting skills, having pen ned such songs as "Your Man" for Josh Turner and "Drink a Beer" for Luke Bryan. Now, he's out with his bluesy debut, "Traveller."
Lynne has 10 new genre-varying songs on "I Can't Imagine." This is her first release for Rounder.Lynne produced her own album.
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There is no bigger artist in country music today, perhaps even in American music, than Chris Stapleton. His appeal reaches beyond just the commercial country fans for his gritty bluesy approach. 2015's "Traveller" set a high bar, which was met by this year's release of "From A Room: Volume 1," which won Album of the Year in the 51st CMA Awards. Stapleton also garnered the Male Vocalist of the Year for his second time. Now seven months after that release, "From ...
Chris Stapleton is one of those artists you've heard without ever realizing it. That's because of his acclaim as a songwriter with such hits as Luke Bryan's "Drink a Beer," Josh Turner's "Your Man," Darius Rucker's "Come Back Song" and Kenny Chesney's "Never Wanted Nothing More." He also had a successful stint as lead singer of the driving bluegrass band The SteelDrivers (Adele recorded one of their songs, which he co-wrote as ...