With gritty, grizzled vocals, brazen songwriting talent and one hell of a live show, River House Artists/Columbia Nashville’s Luke Combs stormed onto country music landscape as a force to be reckoned with.
Named a 2017 Artist To Watch by Amazon Music, Billboard, Bobby Bones, CMT, Huffington Post, Nashville Lifestyles, Pandora & Rolling Stone, the 27 year-old Asheville, North Carolina native released his debut album “This One’s For You” on June 2, and opened with 43,000 total activity in sales & consumption, making it the largest album debut from a new country artist in 2017. Heralded as “a dynamic debut album” (Entertainment Weekly) and “one of the most anticipated albums of the year” (Rolling Stone), “This One’s For You” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart and No. 5 on the Billboard Top 200 chart. Combs’ debut smash PLATINUM-certified radio single “Hurricane” has quickly become a staple anthem for country fans, amassing over 100 million streams and reaching No. 1 on SiriusXM’s “The Highway.” Combs second single to Country radio, “When It Rains It Pours,” is hitting radio airwaves now.
Combs joins Brantley Gilbert on his cross-country “Devil Don’t Sleep Tour” until September 2017 and recently took the stage at the nation’s largest summer festivals including Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Stagecoach and Tortuga.