Duo scores 100 week run with “Meant To Be” with Bebe Rexha
Achieving an unprecedented run on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, Florida Georgia Line is the one nation act to dominate for 100 cumulative weeks because it launched in 1958. The iconic journal’s Trailblazer Award recipients have grow to be world entertainers with milestones this stature main their revolutionary profession. As their 3X platinum-certified collaboration “Meant to Be” with multi-platinum singer-songwriter Bebe Rexha makes historical past, FGL has triumphed with six complete Hot Country Songs chart toppers – additionally together with “Cruise,” “Stay,” “This Is How We Roll,” “Dirt” and “H.O.L.Y.” – since approaching the scene in 2012.
“We got down to write good songs, so to see them journey far past our attain continues to be laborious to wrap our heads round,” FGL’s Brian Kelley shares with Billboard. “We are so grateful to nation radio, our followers and our group for believing in even our wildest goals.”
“Meant to Be,” their first No. 1 debut on Hot Country Songs, additionally put Rexha on the map as the primary solo feminine to say the title. Continuing the chart’s longest-running streak, the monster hit has held its chief place for 44 weeks straight, after premiering on December 16, 2017. Released Warner Bros. Records and BMLG Records to each pop and nation radio, FGL’s Tyler Hubbard, Rexha, Josh Miller, and David Garcia penned “Meant to Be,” which has since surpassed one billion complete streams globally and scores the famous person duo’s 15th No. 1 general as artists.
“I proceed to be humbled and am actually speechless by watching what our supporters and followers have completed for us,” Hubbard admits to Billboard. “Being an element Country music historical past is greater than a dream come true, and attending to do what we love on this stage is one thing we are going to by no means take without any consideration.”
Amplifying FGL’s red-hot reign, lead single “Simple,” f their much-anticipated forthcoming album on BMLG Records, is on the verge reaching the highest spot at nation radio. In a prile on FGL, The Washington Post spotlights how the duo’s “spell is unbroken” and additional particulars how “Florida Georgia Line might have been a one-hit marvel. Instead, they constructed an empire.”
On October 10th, the six-time CMA Vocal Duo the Year nominees will group up with singer-songwriters Corey Crowder, Hardy, and particular visitors from their contemporary Tree Vibez Music roster, for the Country Music Association’s CMA Songwriters Series Presented by U.S. Bank at The Novo in Los Angeles, CA. Beginning at 7 pm PT, the intimate occasion is slated to host performances by the lineup prized tunesmiths, as additionally they reveal the tales behind the songs.
FGL will once more vie for the Vocal Duo the Year class, along with Single the Year and Musical Event the Year for “Meant to Be” throughout The 52nd Annual CMA Awards (airing reside from Nashville, TN, on November 14th at eight pm ET on ABC). Likewise, they’re up for 3 classes on the 2018 American Music Awards together with Collaboration the Year and Favorite Song Country for “Meant to Be” plus Favorite Duo or Group Country (airing reside from Los Angeles, CA, on October ninth at eight pm ET on ABC). Fan-voting is open now VoteAMAs.com.
Heading again to the stage this December, tickets are promoting quick to affix FGL as they takeover Sin City with Florida Georgia Line Live From Las Vegas on December 1st, fifth, seventh, eighth, and 11th. With Tree Vibez Music singer-songwriter Canaan Smith and 11-year-old phenom Mason Ramsey opening the can’t-miss exhibits, the five-nights-only residency is ready for Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino.