New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
"Reigning indie underdog" (Rolling Stone), Aaron
Watsoncontinues his DIY hot streak with his self-penned, "Kiss That Girl Goodbye," launching a fast-paced visually exciting lyric video via his socials. The track, which landed on the playlists of over twenty monitored radio and nearly fifty indicator/activator stations nationwide in its first week was third most added (Mediabase). "Kiss That Girl Goodbye" is now spinning in markets including Kansas City, Jacksonville, Tampa, Charleston, Corpus Christi, San Jose, Pittsburgh, and more and is available on all streaming platforms HERE. The song has been received with praise from multiple music critics, including the following:
"A breakup has never sounded this excited and rocking." - Music
"...will become his biggest radio hit to date if 2019 is going to be a good year in country music." - Taste Of Country
"...a breakup anthem that moves at 90 mph and leaves heartbreak squarely in the rearview mirror. " - Wide Open Country
"10 Best Country, Americana Songs to Hear Now" - Rolling Stone
The "upbeat country anthem" (AXS) is the first listen from Watson's highly anticipated new studio album, Red Bandana, set to release in 2019 on his own BIG Label Records.
Watson continues to take his "arena-ready country" live show coast to coast in 2019 with stops stretching from Tampa to Spokane and Anaheim, CA to New York City, spanning more than 40 dates through Memorial Day. Check aaronwatson.com for the latest updates and ticket information.
Watson continues to dominate as a true independent in the country music arena. Watson's last studio album Vaquero launched into the Top 10 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart with his biggest career sales debut to date, and at #2 on the Top Country Albums chart. Texas
Monthly, Billboard, Rolling Stone Country, Noisey, CMT, The Boot and more have all featured the new music. Vaquero is the follow up to his history-making album The Underdog, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart, making him the first-ever independent, male country artist to debut in the coveted top spot. The album features "Outta Style," his record-breaking Top 10 hit on country music's national radio airplay charts and top 40 hit "Run Wild Horses." Watson wrapped 2018 with two new projects, Live at the World's Biggest Rodeo Show, Watson's 14th album and his first live album in nearly a decade, and his first ever Christmas collection, An Aaron
Watson Family Christmas.
The singer/songwriter's rise has been paved by years of hard work and perseverance. Twenty years later, over a dozen recorded albums, more than 2,500 shows in the U.S. and Europe, and a newly inked global distribution partnership with ADA Worldwide, the Texas
native is determined to stay true to his roots and deliver music directly to his fans. Watson shared his journey with fans via a video that has racked up over 7.2 Million views and 50,000 shares, proving his phenomenal connection to fans.