The title of Billy Currington's new album, Enjoy Yourself, says it all. "Thats what I want people to think about doing when they hear my music," the happy-go-lucky Georgia native says. "I want...Expand
The title of Billy Currington's new album, Enjoy Yourself, says it all.
"Thats what I want people to think about doing when they hear my music," the happy-go-lucky Georgia native says. "I want them to have a good time. And a good time is clearly what theyre having."
Hes garnered an impressive ten Top 10 hits, with six of those hitting No. 1: "Pretty Good At Drinkin Beer," "That's How Country Boys Roll," "People Are Crazy," "Dont," "Must Be Doin Somethin Right" and "Good Directions." He's sold millions of albums and has been selected to tour with the likes of Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley and Sugarland. Tourmate Carrie Underwood notes that Billys talent and charm have made crowds fall in love with him. He also received the compliment of a lifetime from David Letterman, who said about Billy's "People Are Crazy" performance, "This song will change your life. Youre not going to do any better than this song here."
His multiple nominations include two 2010 Grammy nominations (Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Song) for "People Are Crazy," which also received nominations for Single and Song of the Year from the Academy of Country Music, as well as Single, Song and Video of the Year from the Country Music Association. He was honored with a 2006 nomination for Top New Male Vocalist at the ACMS, which followed 2005 ACM and CMA nominations for Party For Two, his duet with Shania Twain. He proudly claimed the Hottest Video of the Year trophy at the fan-voted 2006 CMT Music Awards for "Must Be Doin Somethin Right."