Get ready for a musical journey like no other as Chris Stapleton’s highly anticipated ‘High’ album is set to hit the airwaves on November 10th under his Mercury Nashville label. The Grammy-winning artist released the first single from his album Bright Taste, featuring a soulful track written by Stapleton himself and the talented Dan Wilson, ‘White Horse’.
The captivating album, featuring 14 diverse songs, showcases Stapleton’s unparalleled vocal prowess and musical versatility, transcending genres and defying categorization. Produced by the brilliant trio of Dave Cobb, Morgan Stapleton and Stapleton himself, the magic of ‘Higher’ was captured at the legendary RCA Studio A in Nashville.
Accompanying Stapleton on this epic musical journey are accomplished artists including Dave Cobb (acoustic guitar, eclectic guitar), JT Currey (bass), Paul Franklin (pedal steel), Derek Mixon (drums), Morgan (backing vocals, arranger, tambourine) and Lee Pardini (organ, piano).
Known for his incredible live performances, Chris Stapleton, 8-time Grammy, 15-time CMA and 15-time ACM Award winner, is currently rocking audiences on his “All-American Road Show” tour. Fans are in for a treat when he’s joined by the legendary George Street for select stadium shows, including two unforgettable shows at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium this coming Friday and Saturday.
Last year, Stapleton was showered with honors when he won Entertainer of the Year at the 58th ACM Awards. Additionally, he won the Male Vocalist of the Year award at the 2022 CMA Awards, marking his record-breaking sixth win in the category. His star power has earned him the honor of performing the National Anthem at Super Bowl LVII, his collaborations with A-listers such as Adele, Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars and many others have left an indelible mark on the music industry.
This upcoming album It follows the 2020 release of “Starting Over,” which dominated the 67th Annual GRAMMYs with three wins, including Best Country Album, Best Country Solo Performance (“Maybe You Should Leave”) and Best Country Song (“Cold”). The album’s critical acclaim, with The Associated Press calling it a “sure-footed masterpiece,” solidified Stapleton’s position as one of the industry’s best. His previous releases “From A Class: Volume 1” and “From A Class: Volume 2” both achieved platinum status in 2017, while his 2015 debut album “Traveler” reached 5x platinum.
Besides being an amazing musician, Chris Stapleton and his partner, Morgan Stapleton, are the driving force behind the Overseas State of Kindness charity fund. Through their philanthropic efforts, they support various causes close to their hearts.
With November 10th just around the corner, music fans and enthusiasts are eagerly awaiting the release of “Top”. Get ready to embark on an unforgettable musical odyssey as Chris Stapleton once again captures hearts and souls with his unmistakable roar and regal artistry.