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Chris Stapleton
   
Number of songs: 4 | Total weeks on charts: 151
Appearing in a total number of: 8 charts | Total period running: 1479 days
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
Fender® Launches Non-profit - Fender Play Foundation - With Esteemed Artist Ambassadors: Chris Stapleton, Avril Lavigne, Ashley McBryde, Panic! At The Disco's Brendon Urie, Green Day's Mike Dirnt, Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz (18/09/2019) Chris Gardner's "Hangin' On The Line" Moves Into Top Ten On Roots Americana Chart (17/09/2019)
CMT Crossroads: Sheryl Crow & Friends To Premiere September 27, 2019 (13/09/2019) Dillon Carmichael To Release 5-Track 'I Do For You' On October 18, 2019 (11/09/2019)
StubHub Announces Top 10 US Tours This Fall (11/09/2019) Marty Stuart To Release 'The Pilgrim-Deluxe Edition' For The First Time Ever On Vinyl On October 18, 2019 (11/09/2019)
ignore (01/09/2019) The Country Music Association Announces "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards" Nominees (30/08/2019)
The Country Music Association Announces "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards" Nominees (28/08/2019) BBC Announces Exclusive Film With Dolly Parton (21/08/2019)
Brad Paisley, Sheryl Crow To Perform At VetsAid 2019 (12/08/2019) Dirty Heads Releases "Super Moon" (10/08/2019)
CMA Visits Charlotte With Russell Dickerson, Lindsay Ell, Jordan Reynolds & Frank Rogers (09/08/2019) Ed Sheeran's "No.6 Collaborations Project" Debuts At No1 On Billboard 200 (23/07/2019)
Ed Sheeran Releases Music Video For 'Blow' Featuring Chris Stapleton & Bruno Mars (11/07/2019)
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