I usually wait until Friday to post new music, but it looks like a busy week, so let’s see what’s coming up tomorrow:
Luke Combs (deluxe version of existing album), Sons Of The Palomino, Terry McBride, Kylie Frey, Steve Azar, Darrell Scott, Rachel Brooke, Maddie and Tae (Christmas), Kari Jobe, David Quinn, Northcote, Drew Parker, and South For Winter all have new albums.
Chris Stapleton has a new song out at midnight, so that will be my starting point for tomorrow’s busy day of listening.
I don’t often cover the “independent country rap” scene, but I have a little time, and I’m always looking for something a little different to listen to and to write about. Rather than make a separate post, I’ll throw it out there now, so we have something different to listen to now while waiting for the other types of music tomorrow:
Demun Jones released an EP entitled “Country Rap” on Tuesday.
Midwestern rapper Adam Calhoun reached one million YouTube followers this week, and here’s his video explaining country rap:
I’ve mentioned Ryan Upchurch before within the context of Luke Combs’ career, but Upchurch has quite a sizable following of his own (2.17 million YouTube subscribers). He both sings and raps. Three weeks ago, Upchurch released a video, “Said F- It” that already has over 3.2 million YouTube views, and includes a couple of funny jabs at Luke Combs and Kane Brown: