NASHVILLE, TN (December 19, 2016) – Drake White has hit the No. 1 spot on SiriusXM’s The HighwayHot 30 Countdown with his newest single “Makin’ Me Look Good Again.” The tune – written by White alongside Monty Criswell and Shane Minor – is “…a powerful song that shows off White’s impressive vocal power and range,” (Wide Open Country) and marks the soulful entertainer’s first trip to the top of the Hot 30 chart. Get it here.
“Makin’ Me Look Good Again” is featured on White’s debut album SPARK which lit the way through 2016 when it scored the No. 1 spot on iTunes Top Country Albums Chart upon release. It topped Taste of Country’s fan voted Album of the Year poll and was also included in The Boot’s Top 10 Country Music Albums of 2016, Sounds Like Nashville’s 16 Best Country Albums of 2016, Whiskey Riff’s 40 Best Country Albums of 2016 and One Country’s 10 Country Albums We’re Most Thankful For This Year.
“This year has been one of the best,” said White. “I am so thankful to everyone for their support and can’t wait to see everyone on the road in 2017.”
White recently announced his first headline dates for SPARK TOUR 2017. The 17-date trek kicks off February 4 in Bangor, ME and makes stops in Nashville, TN and New York, NY. Tickets are available now at DrakeWhite.com.
UPCOMING SPARK TOUR DATES
February 4 – Husson University – Gracie Theatre | Bangor, ME
February 16 – Texas Club | Baton Rouge, LA
February 17 – Mo’s Place | Katy, TX
March 17 – Coyote Joe’s | Charlotte, NC
March 18 – The Blind Horse Saloon | Greenville, SC
March 23 – Gramercy Theatre | New York, NY
March 24 – Paradise Rock Club | Boston, MA
March 25 – Mohegen Sun – Wolf Den | Uncasville, CT
April 7 – The Dallas Bull | Tampa, FL
April 13 – Exit/In | Nashville, TN
April 14 – Mercury Ballroom | Louisville, KY
April 19 – Jergel’s Rhythm Grille | Warrendale, PA
April 20 – Coyote Joe’s | Shelby Township, MI
April 21 – 8 Seconds Saloon | Indianapolis, IN
May 5 – The Bluestone | Columbus, OH
May 31 – Moonshine Beach | San Diego, CA
June 2 – Brandin’ Iron | San Bernardino, CA
Currently nominated for CBS.com’s “Artist of Tomorrow,” fans can vote now for White’s chance to perform during GRAMMY Live® on February 12. The event leading into the 59th Annual GRAMMY® Awards will stream online at CBS.com and GRAMMY.com and across platforms through the CBS App. Additionally, Country radio programmers nationwide voted him as one of the esteemed 2017 CRS New Faces. White will join other hot up-and-coming stars at the official ceremony in their honor on February 24 during Country Radio Seminar in Nashville.