Southside tops Billboard Country Albums chart
Sam Hunt releases a cinematic new music video for “Young Once,” off his No. 1 debuting new album Southside. Directed by Tim Mattia, the video follows a young couple as they escape the confines of their lives in search of freedom and excitement.
Written by Hunt, Zach Crowell, Matt Jenkins and Josh Osborne, the nostalgic “Young Once” “highlights Hunt’s soulful vocals” (Billboard). The album, released April 3rd, topped the Billboard Country Albums chart and is best country album debut of 2020 thus far. The album includes Hunt’s most recent No. 1 hit “Kinfolks” and his current Top 15 “Hard To Forget.”
The Southside Summer Tour moves kickoff to July 10th in Bangor, Maine out of an abundance of caution for fans, crew and venue staff. Rescheduled dates include Toronto (Aug 26th), St. Louis (Sept 3rd), Milwaukee (Sept 4th), Detroit (Sept 5th), Mt. Pleasant, MI (Sept 6th), Charlotte (Oct 1st), Raleigh (Oct 2nd), Bristow, VA (Oct 3rd), West Palm Beach (Oct 8th), Tampa (Oct 9th) and Atlanta (Oct 10th).
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