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Young sells out, while "Hangin' On"

Monday, February 26, 2018 – Chris Young concluded the first leg of his tour this weekend with 18 consecutive arena sellouts. Young also has released a new single, "Hangin' On," from his disc "Losin' Sleep."

The "Chris Young Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour" stopped in Green Bay, Minneapolis and Grand Rapids, Mich.

The tour resumes April 5 in Hidalgo, Texas with special guests Kane Brown and Morgan Evans. Young announced last week that nine more shows have been added, including his first-ever hometown headlining appearance at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Sept. 22.

"Hangin' On" was released as the second single from his "Losing Sleep" and the follow up to Young's 10th number 1, the title track.. Written by Young along with Corey Crowder and Josh Hoge, the music video for Young's "Hangin' On" debuted today.

The video was filmed at the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach located at Clearwater Beach, Fla, as part of a promotional partnership with Visit St. Pete Clearwater Beach where 50 fans of Young had the opportunity to be part of the music video along with getting to meet Young, watch a private acoustic concert by him in addition to two nights of accommodations at the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach, Fla.

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Losing Sleep CD review - Losing Sleep
Chris Young has one of the best country voices, and it's always a pleasure to hear him sing. But it's disappointing when the title cut sounds more like the groove to a Justin Bieber song than anything truly country. When, say, someone like Jason Aldean performs music with barely any resemblance to real country music, it's not that big a deal; he's not a great natural singer to begin with. However, Young's voice is just too good to waste on mere pop. »»»
It Must Be Christmas CD review - It Must Be Christmas
Song selection can sometimes seem fairly inessential whenever chosen by a master singer. Such is the case with "It Must Be Christmas," Chris Young's new holiday collection. He sounds as perfectly comfortable with the jazzy "I'll Be Home for Christmas," where its supper club vibe takes a little of the edge off one seriously sad song, as he does with the Phil Spector rock nugget "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)." Young is also helped out by a few special guests. »»»
I'm Comin' Over CD review - I'm Comin' Over
Chris Young has enjoyed steady success from his previous four releases, and there's no reason to suggest that "I'm Comin' Over" won't do the same. But that doesn't mean that Young is doing anything all that different from what's au courant. Young's go to has always been his full-sounding, big-bodied voice, and that remains intact here throughout these 11 songs, 9 of which he had a hand in writing. His voice is front and center (that's apparent »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Rising Appalachia buck the mainsteam, and that's fine with them – Rising Appalachia would not be accused of being in the musical mainstream. Not too many bands who combine folk and Appalachian sounds with new world music could possibly be. And that suits the sister-led duo of Chloe Smith and Leah Song just fine. In fact, at one point, Chloe made it clear she did not embrace radio play as a sign of success... »»»
Concert Review: Bingham plays with something to prove – Ryan Bingham mainly focused on songs from his sixth album "American Love Song," for this lively show. Backed by a supportive band that also included two female backup singers and a fiddler, Bingham's eclectic setlist touched upon country, singer/songwriter folk, rock and blues. Bingham reached for lively country sounds early on, with... »»»
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