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CHRIS YOUNG FIRES UP THE SUMMER
CELEBRATING NEW MILESTONES
AND ACCOLADES

Nashville, TN – June 15, 2015 – Chris Young is fired up as he wraps a hugely successful week during

Musician Chris Young attends the 2015 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 10, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  Photo credit: Getty Images for CMT
Musician Chris Young attends the 2015 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 10, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.
Photo credit: Getty Images for CMT

CMA Music Festival.  The festivities started with a bang as he arrived on the CMT Awards Red Carpet in his very own 2012 Dodge Challenger, the same muscle car featured in his steamy new video, “I’m Comin’ Over.” The clip premiered earlier this month on the network and is quickly closing in on one million views as the single from his forthcoming fifth album continues to rocket up the radio and sales charts.

Chris Young performs at LP Field on Saturday, June 13 during the 2015 CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville.  Photo credit: John Russell/CMA
Chris Young performs at LP Field on Saturday, June 13 during the 2015 CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville.
Photo credit: John Russell/CMA

After celebrating his 30th birthday Friday, Young spent Saturday morning wowing the Fan Fair X crowd as the CMA Artist of the Day on the Close Up stage, where he performed and participated in a Q&A for fans.   The day kept getting better, as RCA Records Nashville surprised him with plaques commemorating milestone sales for three consecutive GOLD singles – “Aw Naw,” “Who I Am With You,” and “Lonely Eyes” – and a GOLD album certification for Neon.  To cap off the weekend, the star was elated to take the stage at LP Field in his hometown Saturday night, receiving a standing ovation from tens of thousands of country music fans from around the world.

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Chris Young surprised with GOLD Record plaque for Chris' Neon album as well as the 3 singles off the A.M. album ("Aw Naw," "Who I Am With You," and "Lonely Eyes") by Sony Music Nashville label staff at a press conference held Saturday, June 13 at LP Field during the 2015 CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville. Pictured left to right: Alaina Vehec (Director, Digital Sales, Sony Music Nashville), Chris Young, Caryl Healey (VP, Sales, Sony Music Nashville), Taylor Lindsey (Director, A&R, Sony Music Nashville) Photo credit: Katie Kauss
Chris Young surprised with GOLD Record plaque for Chris’ Neon album as well as the 3 singles off the A.M. album (“Aw Naw,” “Who I Am With You,” and “Lonely Eyes”) by Sony Music Nashville label staff at a press conference held Saturday, June 13 at LP Field during the 2015 CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville.
Pictured left to right: Alaina Vehec (Director, Digital Sales, Sony Music Nashville), Chris Young, Caryl Healey (VP, Sales, Sony Music Nashville), Taylor Lindsey (Director, A&R, Sony Music Nashville)
Photo credit: Katie Kauss