Combs gets to work on album number three
Thursday, March 4, 2021
– Not only did Luke combs celebrate his 31st birthday on Tuesday,b ut he also announced plans to start recording his third album.
"Thanks for all the birthday wishes today y'all! Means a lot. Already had an awesome day. Starting record 3 tomorrow," Combs posted on Tuesday.
Combs released "This One's For You" in 2017 and "What You See Is What You Get" in 2019.
But the North Carolina native has been busy, releasing songs during the pandemic, including "Six Feet Apart" and "Forever After All," which both appeared on his deluxe disc "What You See Ain't Always What You Get."
Combs also put out "The Great Divide," a bluegrass-based collaboration with ace bluegrass guitarist Billy Strings. The song focuses on social and political divisions in the U.S
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