Christopher Alan "Chris" Young is the American singer in the style of country. Chris was born on June 12, 1985 in the city of Murfreesboro, State of Tennessee. His interest to music appeared at an early age, he participated in various children's theatrical performances. Young began to act in clubs during the training in high school. Having come to college, Chris didn't cease to act and gave more than 150 concerts a year. Chris drew attention of Park Scott and Keith Swan with his performance in Texas. They suggested him to participate in a song competition of talents “Nashville Star”.
About Chris Young
In 2006, Chris was declared the winner of a song competition. Thanks to this victory, he signed the contract with the label RCA Records. The same year he let out the debut single, which carried the name “Drinkin' Me Lonely”, and the debut solo album “Chris Young”. The song “You're Gonna Love Me” reached the 48th place of Billboard Hot Country Songs. The third single “Voices”, reached the 37th place, having become his first single, which broke through in Top 40 at Billbord.
The second record of Young “The Man I Want to Be” was let out in 2009. At this record there were cover versions of Waylon Jennings' “Rose in Paradise” and Tony Joe Whyte’s “Rainy Night in Georgia” sons. In 2010, Chris Young was nominated in the category The Best New Soloist according to Academy of Country Music. Also, he was nominated for the Grammy award in the category The Best Man's Vocal Country Performance.
The Latest Albums
Chris Young issued the fourth album “A.M.” in 2013. The album has turned out commercially successful and has got approval of critics. It has also taken the 3rd place in US Top Country Albums and the second in US Billboard 200. His latest album “I’m Comin’ Over” appeared in 2015.