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 This One’s For You, on June 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. After attending Appalachian State, Combs, a true road warrior, built his avid fan base, delivering over 250 rowdy, hold-nothing-back shows per year. By the time Combs followed his calling to Nashville, Tennessee, he had an army of fans behind him, three self-released EPs and a set list full of songs that are true, authentic and platform his signature modern throwback sound.