USA TODAY – FGL: ‘More alive, awake and spiritual’
“…Especially to the young fans responsible for the genre’s ongoing surge in popularity, FGL epitomizes the newer breed of stars, whose explosive shows, swaggering charisma, edgy guitar solos and paeans to partying feel foreign to old-timers whose ideas of country center on rhinestone stage outfits, steel guitars and songs of sweet romance.
What can’t be denied is this duo’s popularity. In just four years, Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley have rocketed from their music industry studies at Nashville’s Belmont University and onto the stadium circuit. Their 2012 single Cruise won a rare Diamond certification for selling more than 10 million digital copies, making it the best-selling country digital single of all time. They’ve won many ACM, CMA, AMA, CMT and Billboard honors. They filled 1.5 million seats in shows throughout 2015 and are racking up similar numbers on this year’s tour…”
Read more & watch FGL’s Pandora Presents Interview HERE.