Luke Bryan Biography
Luke Bryan born Thomas Luther Bryan, is an American country singer and songwriter. He was born on July 17, 1976 in rural Leesburg, Georgia to LeClaire and Tommy Bryan.
Luke attended Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia, where he joined the Sigma Chi fraternity and graduated in 1999 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.
Bryan moved to Nashville in 2007, after his father told him to pack his truck to pursue a career in music. He finally gained success as a songwriter, his first major success was “All My Friends Say”. Soon after he signed as a performer.
He was later signed by Capitol Nashville to a recording contract. In the meantime, Bryan co-wrote Billy Currington’s single “Good Directions”, which went to number one on the Hot Country Songs chart in mid-2007. Bryan co-wrote his debut single, “All My Friends Say”, with producer Jeff Stevens. In August 2007, Capitol Nashville released Bryan’s debut album, I’ll Stay Me. Bryan wrote or co-wrote all but one of its 11 songs.
Luke Bryan Age
He was born on July 17, 1976.
Luke Bryan Wife – Luke Bryan Kids
Luke Bryan is married to his college sweetheart, Caroline Boyer, whom he met at Georgia Southern University. Bryan and Boyer married on December 8, 2006. The couple have two sons, Thomas “Bo” Boyer Bryan, born March 18, 2008 and Tatum “Tate” Christopher Bryan, born August 11, 2010.
Luke Bryan Net Worth
In 2015, Forbes estimated Bryan’s annual income at $42.5 million.
Luke Bryan Songs
- Huntin’, Fishin’ & Lovin’ Every Day
- Kick the Dust Up
- This Is How We Roll
- Country Girl
- Strip It Down
- Play It Again
- Do I
- Crash My Party
- That’s My Kind of Night
- I Don’t Want This Night to End
- Drink a Beer
- Drunk on You
- Rain Is a Good Thing
- Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
- Roller Coaster
- All My Friends Say
- I See You
- Home Alone Tonight
- Someone Else Calling You Baby
- Country Man
- We Rode in Trucks
- Take My Drunk Ass Home
- Here’s To The Farmer
- Light It Up
- You Look Like Rain
- Southern Gentleman
- Drinkin’ Beer and Wastin’ Bullets
- What Country Is
- She Get Me High
Luke Bryan Albums And Hit Songs
‘What Makes You Country’
Following the release of his new single “Light It Up,” Bryan debuted his fourth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, What Makes You Country, in December 2017. He dropped the album’s second single, “Most People Are Good,” shortly before embarking on the What Makes You Country Tour in February 2018.
‘Kill the Lights’
Bryan’s fifth studio album, Kill the Lights (2015), was noted for showcasing the artist in a quieter, more contemplative light. The result was an unprecedented level of success, as a record-breaking six singles, including “Kick the Dust Up,” “Strip It Down” and “Fast,” went on to top the Country Airplay chart.
‘Crash My Party’
Bryan notched a whopping five No. 1 singles on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart with his fourth studio effort, Crash My Party (2013). Among its celebrated tracks are “Drink a Beer,” which the artist has described as “the coolest sad song ever,” and “Play It Again.”
‘Tailgates & Tanlines’
Bryan made his fans wait another two years for Tailgates & Tanlines (2011), an album that cemented his standing as one of the top artists in the business. Several tracks, including “I Don’t Want This Night to End,” “Drunk on You” and “Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye,” became No. 1 country hits.
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He followed with Spring Break…Here to Party (2013), an album of tracks from previous EPs, as well as the new songs “Buzzkill” and “Just a Sip.”
‘Doin’ My Thing’
After kicking off Doin’ My Thing (2009) with “Do I,” a legitimate crossover hit, Bryan scored his first two No. 1 country singles with “Rain Is a Good Thing” and “Someone Else Calling You Baby.” Doin’ My Thing became his second straight album to reach the No. 2 spot on the Hot Country Songs chart.
‘I’ll Stay Me’
Bryan introduced himself to a wider audience with “All My Friends Say,” the lead single from his debut album, I’ll Stay Me (2007). The song spent more than 30 weeks on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, peaking of No. 5, while “We Rode in Trucks” and “Country Man” also earned favorable receptions, propelling the album to No. 2 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
Luke Bryan Awards
In 2010, Luke Bryan won the Academy of Country Music Awards for Top New Solo Vocalist and Top New Artist.His single ‘I Don’t Want This Night To End’ from the album ‘Tailgates & Tanlines’ earned him several awards from American Country Music Awards; few of which include Best Single, Best Music Video and Most Played Radio Track. ‘Tailgates & Tanlines’ was recognized as the Best Album of the Year.
In 2013, Billboard Music Awards awarded his album ‘Crash My Party’ as the Top Country Album. The titular single also ranked as the Top Country Song.He has won the ‘Artist of the Year’ award a couple of times in various award shows including American Country Countdown Awards, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards and so on.
Luke Bryan Influences
Born Thomas Luther Bryan in Leesburg, Georgia, on July 17, 1976, Luke Bryan grew up the youngest son of a farmer. Always interested in music, Bryan was raised on his parents’ record collection, which included such country artists as George Strait, Conway Twitty and Merle Haggard.
When he was 14, Bryan’s parents bought him a guitar, and it wasn’t long before he was good enough on the instrument, and with his voice, to begin sitting in with local musicians. In high school, Bryan performed in musicals and wrote his own songs, which he sang with a band he started.
Luke Bryan Tours
- Dirt Road Diaries Tour (2013)
- That’s My Kind of Night Tour (2014–15)
- Kick the Dust Up Tour (2015)
- Kill The Lights Tour (2016–17)
- Huntin’, Fishin’ and Lovin’ Every Day Tour (2017)
- What Makes Country Tour (2018)
- Farm Tour (2014–16)
- Emotional Traffic Tour with Tim McGraw (2011)
- My Kind of Party Tour with Jason Aldean (2012)
- Own The Night Tour with Lady Antebellum (2012)
- Night Train Tour with Jason Aldean (2013), one show
Luke Bryan Films
|2011–present||CMT Crossroads||Himself||with The Doobie Brothers and Jason Derulo|
|2013–present||Academy of Country Music Awards||Himself||Co-host Alongside with Blake Shelton and Dierks Bentley|
|2014||Nashville||Himself||Season 3, 1 episode|
|2015||The Voice||Himself||Season 8 finale result|
|2017||Himself/Advisor||Season 12: Blake Shelton’s team|