Scott releases Xmas video
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
– Dylan Scott released a video for "The Christmas Song"
Featured on his holiday EP "Merry Christmas," which came out Oct. 13, Scott reprises the Nat King Cole classic. Directed by Ryan Hamblin, the accompanying music video was filmed at Curb Studios in Nashville.
Scott scored a Platinum number one single with "My Girl" and released a follow-up single, "Hooked." Scott is a supporting artist on Justin Moore's Hell on a Highway Tour.
A Louisiana native, Scott learned the basics of singing and playing guitar from his dad, a former guitar player for Freddy Fender and Freddy Hart.
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Merry Christmas EP
Dylan Scott's star is shining bright these days, with his self-titled full debut scoring high with fans while its hit song, "My Girl," topped the chart. Not one to shy away from appreciating those who've gotten him to where he is today, Scott is now offering up a musical gift to his fan base with his five-song EP.
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Dylan Scott isn't breaking any ground with "Deluxe Edition." It doesn't say anything new or unique in the genre of country. That being said, many tracks are catchy and stand out solely for being fun to listen to.
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Editorial: Walking the talk
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