Jonathan Singleton

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GRAMMY® Nomination
Best Country Song
“Diamond Rings and Old Barstools”

Originally from Jackson, Tennessee, Jonathan Singleton’s gritty guitars and blues-saturated vocals draw heavily from his Western Tennessee roots, while the stories and lyrical craft are pure Music City. Singleton drove to Nashville every chance he could during college to write and network and eventually landed a publishing deal. He made the move to Nashville and in 2009, founded a band called Jonathan Singleton & the Grove in which he sang lead vocals. They signed to Universal South Records in March 2009.

As a songwriter, Jonathan has penned 14 #1 hits including “Watching Airplanes” (Gary Allan), “Red Light” and “Let It Rain” (David Nail), “Why Don’t We Just Dance” (Josh Turner),“Don’t” (Billy Currington),“Die From A Broken Heart” (Maddie & Tae), “In Between” (Scotty McCreery),“A Guy Walks Into A Bar” (Tyler Farr), “Yours If You Want It” (Rascal Flatts), the Grammy-nominated hit “Diamond Rings and Old Barstools” (Tim McGraw), and the multi-week #1 smash “Beer Never Broke My Heart” (Luke Combs). More recent singles include the #1 hits, “Same Boat” (Zac Brown Band), “Things a Man Oughta Know” (Lainey Wilson), and “Cold As You” (Luke Combs). He has also had over 200 major label cuts including songs by Blake Shelton, Bonnie Raitt, Darius Rucker, Chris Young, Little Big Town, Ronnie Dunn and many more.

Recently, Jonathan started his own publishing venture, 50 Egg Music, alongside multi-platinum singer-songwriter Luke Combs and A&R Publishing Executive Tali Canterbury, whose roster
includes Combs, Singleton, Shane Minor, Rob Snyder, Ashland Craft, Jacob Lutz, Reid Isbell, Erik Dylan, Wyatt McCubbin, Tyler Braden, Rob Pennington, Ben Simonetti, and Logan Crosby. 50 Egg Music has yielded 15 #1 singles since its inception in 2016.