Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line must be feelin’ pretty good these days Sippin’ on Fire. With their current single Sippin’ On Fire sitting atop the Media Base & Billboard Charts. The boys are set to rock the stage as the Sunday Night Headline spot also the big closer for what has turned into Canada’s Premier Country Music Festival. This will likely be the largest group yet to attend the 4th year festival. To have Florida Georgia Line headline the Sunday night is a real feather in the cap for both parties. And with Sippin’ On Fire sitting at #1 it only makes that Sunday night even sweeter.
Toronto, ON (June 8, 2015) – Burning up the charts with “Sippin’ On Fire,” Florida Georgia Line scores the #1 spot on both Mediabase and Billboard Country Airplay charts this week. The GOLD-certified hit is featured on their chart-topping, GOLD-certified sophomore album ANYTHING GOES (Republic Nashville) and follows the consecutive #1 smashes “Sun Daze” and “Dirt.”
The record-breaking pair will perform during the CMT Music Awards, airing Wednesday (6/10) at 8/7 CT. They are nominated in three categories: Video of the Year (“Dirt”) and two nods in the Duo Video of the Year (“Dirt” and “Sun Daze”). Fans can vote for Video of the Year on June 10, throughout the show (visit www.cmt.com for details). FGL will also take the stage at LP Field during CMA Music Fest on Thursday night (6/11), giving attendees a taste of their high-energy live show and massive appeal.
FGL continues to sell out dates on their headline ANYTHING GOES TOUR 2015, exclusively promoted by Live Nation, and solidifies their standing as the lead Country act on Billboard’s latest Hot Tours list. As the newest members of DEW Nation, Mountain Dew has been established as a tour sponsor. Always looking for ways to surprise and entertain crowds with out-of-the-box ideas – and more pyro – magician Justin Flom has been added to the lineup that also includes openers Thomas Rhett and Frankie Ballard. FGL also joins Luke Bryan’s KICK THE DUST UP TOUR as direct support.
The Superstar duo, who will release their new single “Anything Goes” tomorrow (6/9), filmed content for the music video during recent stops in West Palm Beach, FL; Tampa, FL and Birmingham, AL.
ABOUT FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE: Fueled with three scorching consecutive #1 hits – GOLD-certified “Sippin’ On Fire” and “Sun Daze” and 2X PLATINUM-certified “Dirt” – Florida Georgia Line radiates with the GOLD-certified sophomore albumANYTHING GOES (Republic Nashville). Their latest album soared to a #1 debut on the all-genre Billboard 200 and Billboard Top Country Albums charts with music critics and fans alike embracing the superstar duo’s fresh sound. FGL has skyrocketed to stardom becoming the only artist in history to join Brooks & Dunn in achieving four back-to-back, multi-week #1 singles; breaking the record for longest #1 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart and selling over 21 million tracks worldwide of their 2X PLATINUM debutHERE’S TO THE GOOD TIMES and ANYTHING GOES. Taking their undeniable songwriting skills to the next level and discovering new talent, FGL recently formed publishing company Tree Vibez Music, whose moniker was aptly inspired by Kelley’s custom treetop recording studio built by Pete Nelson for the hit show Treehouse Masters. In addition to collaborating across genres with sensations like Nelly and Jason Derulo, FGL has racked up a plethora industry awards, closing out an epic 2014 topping four ofBillboard’s year-end charts and leading Forbes “30 Under 30” list. The accolades continue to pour in as FGL brought home two ACM Awards – their second consecutiveVocal Duo of the Year title and Vocal Event of the Year (“This Is How We Roll” featuring Luke Bryan) – and tallied four Billboard Music Awards nominations. The talented pair is taking their signature show all across North America with their headline ANYTHING GOES TOUR 2015, featuring openers Thomas Rhett and Frankie Ballard along with magician Justin Flom. This summer, FGL also hits the road as direct support throughout Luke Bryan’s KICK THE DUST UP TOUR. For tour dates and more, visitFloridaGeorgiaLine.com.
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