Dustin Lynch

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Dustin Lynch
Birth nameDustin Charles Lynch
Born(1985-05-14) May 14, 1985 (age 28)[1]
Nashville, Tennessee, USA[2]
OriginTullahoma, Tennessee, USA[2]
GenresCountry
OccupationsSinger-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2011-present
LabelsBroken Bow
Associated actsTim Nichols
Websitewww.dustinlynchmusic.com
 
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Dustin Lynch
Birth nameDustin Charles Lynch
Born(1985-05-14) May 14, 1985 (age 28)[1]
Nashville, Tennessee, USA[2]
OriginTullahoma, Tennessee, USA[2]
GenresCountry
OccupationsSinger-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2011-present
LabelsBroken Bow
Associated actsTim Nichols
Websitewww.dustinlynchmusic.com

Dustin Charles Lynch (born May 14, 1985) is an American country music singer and songwriter.

Biography[edit]

Lynch moved to Nashville in 2003 to pursue a career in country music.[3]

He signed to Broken Bow Records in late 2011, and he released his debut single "Cowboys and Angels" in January 2012. Lynch wrote the song with Josh Leo and Tim Nichols.[4] That same month, Country Weekly began streaming his songs on its website.[5]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

TitleDetailsPeak chart positions
US Country
[6]
US
[7]
US
Indie

[8]
Dustin Lynch1131

Singles[edit]

YearSinglePeak chart positionsCertifications
(sales threshold)
SalesAlbum
US Country
[9]
US Country Airplay
[10]
US
[11]
CAN Country
[12]
CAN
[13]
2012"Cowboys and Angels"224064Dustin Lynch
"She Cranks My Tractor"291610337
2013"Wild in Your Smile"A3223
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Music videos[edit]

YearVideoDirector
2012"Cowboys and Angels" (acoustic)[17]Jessica Wardwell
"Cowboys and Angels"[18]Peter Zavadil
"She Cranks My Tractor"[19]Wes Edwards

Awards and nominations[edit]

YearAssociationCategoryResult
2012American Country AwardsSingle of the Year: New Artist- "Cowboys and Angels"Nominated
Music Video of the Year: New Artist- "Cowboys and Angels"Nominated
2013CMT Music AwardsBreakthrough Video of the Year - "Cowboys and Angels"Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dustin Lynch Rides High With "Cowboys and Angels"
  2. ^ a b Dustin Lynch: Biography The Song Factory
  3. ^ "Dustin Lynch: Biography". The Song Factory. Retrieved April 18, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Broken Bow Records Introduces Dustin Lynch". Broken Bow Records. January 17, 2012. Retrieved January 25, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Meet Dustin Lynch". Country Weekly. January 18, 2012. Retrieved January 25, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Country Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 30, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Billboard 200". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 30, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Independent Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 30, 2012. 
  9. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved April 17, 2012. 
  10. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Country Airplay". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved April 17, 2012. 
  11. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved April 17, 2012. 
  12. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Canada Country". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved November 20, 2013. 
  13. ^ "Dustin Lynch Album & Song Chart History - Canadian Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 16, 2012. 
  14. ^ "American singles certifications – Dustin Lynch – Cowboys and Angels". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select ', then click SEARCH
  15. ^ http://www.roughstock.com/blog/country-chart-news-the-top-30-digital-singles-the-week-of-february-20-2013-hunter-hayes-wanted-1-carrie-underwood-places-two-hits-in-top-5/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
  16. ^ "Future Releases - May 27, 2013". Radio & Records. Retrieved 5 May 2013. 
  17. ^ "CMT : Videos : Dustin Lynch : Cowboys and Angels (Acoustic Version)". Country Music Television. Retrieved February 7, 2012. 
  18. ^ "CMT : Videos : Dustin Lynch : Cowboys and Angels". Country Music Television. Retrieved April 27, 2012. 
  19. ^ "CMT : Videos : Dustin Lynch : She Cranks My Tractor". Country Music Television. Retrieved November 8, 2012.