Nashville, TN (April 9, 2015) – Critically-acclaimed singer/songwriter Will Hoge celebrated the release of his 10th studio album SMALL TOWN DREAMS launching
to #5 on the iTunes Country Albums chart with a live performance last
night (4/8) for a packed house at Grimey’s Too in Nashville.
crowded inside the venue for Hoge’s intimate, full-band acoustic set
which included lead single “Middle Of America,” “Growing Up Around
Here,” “Little Bitty Dreams” and more from the new album. Following the
show, he met with fans and signed autographs.
Capping off the night, the Grammy nominated hit-maker headed to Nashville venue, The Rosewall, to perform for Sirius XM’s “Heroes Behind The Hits,” which will be hitting the airwaves in the coming weeks.
Nashville native is kicking off the first leg of his SMALL TOWN DREAMS
Tour 2015 in Tallahassee, FL tomorrow (4/10) with upcoming shows in
Birmingham, AL (4/21), Charlotte, NC (4/22), Asheville, NC (4/23) and
Columbia, SC (4/24).
SMALL TOWN DREAMS
is an authentic, genuine character story and depiction of small town
life. After producing several albums on his own, Hoge handed the reins
to producer Marshall Altman (Frankie Ballard, Eric Paslay, Matt
Nathanson). This project follows NEVER GIVE IN, which features
his wildly popular song “Strong.” Selected as the musical backdrop for
General Motor’s 2014 Chevy Silverado ad campaign, “Strong” sold well
over 200,000 copies. Breaking into mainstream country, the talented
songwriter penned Lady Antebellum’s “Better Off Now (That You’re Gone),”
and co-wrote the Platinum-selling #1 smash “Even If It Breaks Your
Heart,” recorded by the Eli Young Band. Catapulting Hoge into the
national spotlight, “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” earned nominations
for the 2013 GRAMMY Country Song of the Year, 2013 ACM Song of the Year and 2012 CMA Song of the Year.