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Fact Sheet

About Luke:
 Luke Combs was born in Charlotte, NC on March 2, 1990
 He was raised in Asheville, NC
 Comb’s has been signing since he was 5 years old
 He attended A.C. Reynolds High School in Asheville, where he played football

Years Active
 2014-present

His Musical Roots
 Comb’s performed in various music groups during his time in high school
 He performed solo in Carnegie Hall, while still in high school
 Combs attended Appalachian State University where he played his first solo country
show at the Parthenon Café.
 Eric Church, who is his biggest musical inspiration went to the same college as him
 He taught himself how to play guitar at age 21
 After college, he moved to Nashville to pursue his music career
His Music
 In February, 2014, he released his first EP, “The Way She Rides”
 Later in 2014 he released “Can I Get an Outlaw”
 2015 is when his first single was released, “Hurricane”, which sold 15,000 copies in the
first week of its release, and debuted at #46 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart
 in November 2016 released his third EP “This One’s for You”
 “Hurricane” reached #1 on the Country Radio airplay charts in May 2017
 Luke Combs signed with Sony Music in Nashville
 On June 2nd 2017 Comb’s released his first recording label album, “This One’s for You”
 In January 2017, Combs was names Sound Like Nashville’s “Artist to Watch”

Awards and Nominations
 Combs was nominated for “Breakthrough Video of the Year” for “Hurricane” for the
CMT Music Awards 2017

CONTACTS:
Katie Connor 770-597-6468 kconnor@students.kennesaw.edu