Multi-Platinum, Grammy award-winning Zac Brown Band have signed a brand new world licensing settlement with BMG to launch their forthcoming studio album. The new materials follows the teams’ final studio effort, 2017’s Welcome Home, and comes because the band is making ready to kick f the second leg their profitable “Down The Rabbit Hole Live Tour” this coming March in addition to their not too long ago introduced – “The Owl Tour” in summer season 2019.
Zac Brown, entrance man and lead vocalist, based the group in 2002, main it by means of its overwhelming success as each the first songwriter and producer. Having lengthy been lauded for his or her explosive reside performances, the group’s critically-acclaimed recording efforts embrace 4 studio albums, two reside albums, a best hits assortment, and an EP, having offered over a mixed 30 million singles and 9 million albums.
The upcoming launch will likely be marketed by means of BMG and BMG’s Nashville-based recordings enterprise, BBR Music Group, by means of its Wheelhouse Records imprint.
“We’ve all the time approached our work and music in our personal manner, solely doing what feels proper for us,” stated Zac Brown. “We’re excited to have BMG as a brand new companion, they perceive our imaginative and prescient and sound and can assist form this subsequent chapter in a manner that’s uniquely ours.”
Thomas Scherer, EVP, Repertoire & Marketing, Los Angeles, stated, “The whole workforce is thrilled Zac Brown Band has chosen BMG as their new residence and we welcome them to our household. We stay up for working collectively, as each our BMG recorded music and Wheelhouse Records groups ship this distinctive launch to his eagerly awaiting followers around the globe.”
Jon Loba, EVP, BBR Music Group, stated, “Zac Brown Band is a musical phenomenon. Not solely are they world-class musicians who've achieved 15 Number One radio singles, they're one the only a few acts in any style that may promote out stadiums. We have lengthy admired Zac not just for his music, however his philanthropic efforts by means of his music.”
In 2008, Zac Brown Band launched their first broadly distributed album The Foundation. Fueled by the success the Number One single ‘Chicken Fried’ – a track now licensed 6X Platinum itself – the breakthrough album would go on to garner a Grammy nomination for Best Country Album with the group being awarded the Grammy for Best New Artist. The now 5X Platinum-certified album would go on to yield three further chart-topping singles, ‘Toes’, ‘Highway 20 Ride’, and ‘Free’.
The observe up, 2010’s You Get What You Give, debuted at Number One on the Billboard 200 and Country Albums charts. The Platinum-certified album as soon as once more charted 4 Number One singles, ‘As She’s Walking Away (ft. Alan Jackson)’, ‘Colder Weather’, ‘Knee Deep (ft. Jimmy Buffet)’, and ‘Keep Me In Mind’.
In 2012, the group launched Uncaged, once more debuting atop the Billboard 200 and Country Albums charts. Featuring the Number One singles ‘Goodbye In Her Eyes’ and ‘Sweet Annie’, the Platinum-selling album received Best Country Album on the 2013 Grammy Awards.
Jekyll + Hyde adopted in 2015, debuting atop the Billboard 200 and Country Albums charts, marking their third consecutive Number One album. Gold-certified, the album racked up 4 Number One singles, ‘Homegrown’, ‘Loving You Easy’, ‘Beautiful Drug’, and the group’s first Number One rock single ‘Heavy Is The Head (ft. Chris Cornell)’.
Zac Brown Band is Zac Brown (lead vocals, guitar), Jimmy De Martini (fiddle, vocals), John Driskell Hopkins (guitar, vocals), Clay Cook (guitar, keys, vocals), Chris Fryar (drums), Coy Bowles (guitar, keys), Daniel de los Reyes (percussion), and Matt Mangano (bass).