Chris Young’s Flight Plan for A.M.

By Lorrie Hollabaugh © 2013 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. Fan club parties pop up all over Nashville just before and during each CMA Music Festival. But this year, Chris Young’s celebration strayed a bit from the usual format. First, it happened at Ocean Way Nashville Recording Studios, where Young [...] Read More

Chris Young Goes Up Tempo with A.M.

Chris Young has been a busy man these days. He released his latest album, A.M., on September 17 and it debuted at No. 3 on the all-genre Billboard 200, his highest-charting album to date. He recently talked with Billboard about the album, breaking the project down track-by-track. Known best for ballads and mid-tempo tunes, Chris [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Chris Young’s A.M.

Like several cups of strong coffee, Chris Young’s fourth studio album, A.M., is an electric jolt to the system. Favoring heavy guitars and pounding drums, Chris rips through 11 songs in 37 minutes on his way to hard country bliss. It’s urgent, it’s unpredictable, and it’s totally unlike any other project the 28-year-old Tennessee native [...] Read More

Chris Young Pays Tribute to Late Night on A.M.

Chris Young is celebrating the early morning hours on his new album, A.M, set for a September 17 release. He explains that in his line of work – and in his everyday life – the best times tend to happen after midnight. “There’s plenty of great stuff that happens after midnight,” he said. “People have [...] Read More

Chris Young Hospitalized with Leg Infection

GAC sends prayers and get well soon wishes to Chris Young! Chris is in a Denver area hospital with a leg infection. He is listed in stable condition. Tonight’s headlining show in Kalispell, MT has been cancelled as well as his performances on Brad Paisley’s “Beat This Summer Tour Presented By Cracker Barrel Old Country [...] Read More