Luke Bryan released “Light It Up” in mid-2017. It served as the lead-off single to his sixth album, What Makes You Country, which was released on December 8, 2017. “Most People Are Good” and “Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset” were released as the album’s second and third singles, respectively. and the album’s fourth single with the title track, released to country radio on October 22, 2018.
About Luke Bryan
Luke Bryan is an American singer and songwriter. He began his music career writing songs for Travis Tritt and Billy Currington – before signing with Capitol Records Nashville with his cousin, Chad Christopher Boyd in 2007. His first nine albums – I’ll Stay Me (2007), Doin’ My Thing (2009), Tailgates & Tanlines (2011), Crash My Party (2013), Spring Break…Here to Party (2014), Spring Break…Checkin’ Out (2015), Kill the Lights (2015), Farm Tour… Here’s to the Farmer (2016), and What Makes You Country (2017); have included fourteen number-one hits. Bryan often co-writes with Jeff Stevens.
In 2013, Bryan received the Academy of Country Music Awards, the Country Music Association Awards “Entertainer of the Year” award – and has sold over seven million albums and 27 million singles worldwide.
On May 19, 2015, Bryan released his first single from his fifth studio album, Kill the Lights, “Kick the Dust Up”, which peaked at number one on the Country Airplay chart. He co-wrote over half of the songs on this album. This album provides not only his country flare, but also has tracks that include a disco type beat along with the songs of romance. The album’s second single, “Strip It Down”, was released to country radio on August 4, 2015. The album was released on August 7. Kill the Lights sold 345,000 total copies its first week and beat out Dr. Dre’s Compton to debut at number one on the Billboard 200 chart. “Strip It Down” went number one in October 2015, making fourteen cumulative number ones. The album’s third single, “Home Alone Tonight”, released to country radio on November 23, 2015. The song also became his fifteenth song to reach number one. The album’s fourth single, “Huntin’, Fishin’ and Lovin’ Every Day”, released to country radio on March 14, 2016. All six of the singles released from Bryan’s Kill the Lights album reached number one on the Billboard Country Airplay chart, making Bryan the first artist in the 27-year history of the chart to achieve six number one singles from one album.