Texas superstar Pat Green signs with BNA
Tuesday, February 14, 2006
– Texas superstar Pat Green signed a deal with BNA, the label announced Tuesday.
Green had released three albums through Universal and had one hit, "Wave on Wave."
Green's debut, "Three Days," went gold. His most recent release was "Lucky Ones." He also released albums independently in Texas where he became a superstar.
Label Chairman Joe Galante said, "We have all been Pat Green fans since we first heard his music. Pat has put himself in a place that is not only distinctive but has appeal to a youthful audience, many of which are just being introduced to country music. Having the opportunity to work with him is very exciting and taking him to the next level is going to be a blast."
Green has sold out the Houston Astrodome (56,000 capacity) multiple times as well as the Smirnoff Center (20,000 capacity) in Dallas. This past summer, Green toured with superstar and now label mate Kenny Chesney on his "2005 Somewhere in the Sun Tour" and is currently on tour with Keith Urban on his "Still Alive In '06 Tour."
"I know I've found the right home to stand behind my music," said Green. "I am looking forward to working with Joe Galante and the team at RLG (the parent company of BNA). They're a great group of people with a passion for country music."
Green's first single from his forthcoming album is slated to hit country radio this summer.
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