Artist 


Chris Stapleton
   
Number of songs: 4 | Total weeks on charts: 151
Appearing in a total number of: 8 charts | Total period running: 1479 days
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Biography

Christopher Alvin "Chris" Stapleton (born April 15, 1978 in Lexington, Kentucky) is an American country, bluegrass, and rock musician signed to Universal Music Group Nashville. He is an established songwriter. with four number one songs including the 5-week number one "Never Wanted Nothing More" recorded by Kenny Chesney, “Love's Gonna Make It Alright” recorded by George Strait and "Come Back Song" recorded by Darius Rucker. As a writer for Sea Gayle Music, over 150 of Stapleton's songs have appeared on albums by such artists as Adele, Luke Bryan, Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley and Dierks Bentley, and he has several notable co-writers including Vince Gill, Peter Frampton and Sheryl Crow. 

Stapleton was born in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, but raised in Paintsville, Kentucky. His father was a coal miner. Stapleton moved to Nashville, Tennessee in 2001 to focus on songwriting and pursue a music career. 

Stapleton was the lead singer and guitarist of the bluegrass band The SteelDrivers in 2008–2010, and was nominated for three Grammy Awards as a member of the band, including Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal for the songs "Blue Side of the Mountain" and "Where Rainbows Never Die", and Best Bluegrass Album for Reckless. He won an International Bluegrass Music Association Award for "Emerging Artist of the Year." 
Stapleton has also won six ASCAP Awards and has contributed to the soundtracks of several feature films, including Cars 2 and Valentine’s Day. 

Stapleton left The SteelDrivers in April 2010 and founded a rock band called The Jompson Brothers. In 2013, Stapleton signed to Mercury Nashville as a solo artist. His first single, "What Are You Listening To", was released on July 1, 2013. His debut solo album, Traveller, was released on May 5, 2015. 

Discography: 
Traveller - May 5, 2015
Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia


Chris Stapleton in the news
Lindi Ortega Continues Hard Touring 2018, Announces Midwest Co-Bill With Dustbowl Revival (20/09/2018) Luke Combs' 'Beer Never Broke My Heart Tour' Sells Out 23 Of 28 Venues In First Weekend (18/09/2018)
Clutch New Album "Book Of Bad Decisions" Out Now (07/09/2018) The Lone Bellow Comes To The Center For The Arts (06/09/2018)
Semisonic Announce 20th Anniversary Edition Of Feeling Strangely Fine Available October 19, 2018 (05/09/2018) The Country Music Association Announces "The 52nd Annual CMA Awards" Nominees (28/08/2018)
Phosphorescent To Release New Album 'C'est La Vie' On October 5, 2018 (30/07/2018) Country Star Cam Announces Her Fall 'Road To Happiness' Headline Tour (24/07/2018)
ignore (17/07/2018) Cardi B, Childish Gambino, & The Carters Lead The 2018 MTV Video Music Award Nominations (17/07/2018)
'Vitamin String Quartet Performs The Hits Of 2018' Finds Group Taking On The Year's Hottest Songs To Date (11/07/2018) Ben Rector's New Album 'Magic' Debuts #1 On Billboard's Americana/Folk Albums Chart (10/07/2018)
Live Nation Acquires Premier US Promoter Red Mountain Entertainment (27/06/2018) BMI Presents Songwriter Max T. Barnes With Multiple Million-Air Awards (21/06/2018)
Clutch Announce Book Of Bad Decisions Tour Dates With Sevendust And Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown (19/06/2018)
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