Drew Baldridge Celebrates His Debut Album at CMA Fest

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Drew Baldridge has officially released his debut album, Dirt On Us!

The album release occurred during an exciting whirlwind week of firsts and will conclude on the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry when the country newcomer makes his Opry debut, June 15.

Kicking off three-days prior to the release of Dirt On Us, the 2016 CMT Listen Up Artist made his “pink” carpet debut at the 2016 CMT Music Awards. On Thursday, June 9, Baldridge woke up early for multiple TV interviews and performances of his current single, “Dance With Ya,” for FOX 17 and WSMV’s “More At Midday.”  He was then whisked over to the Music City Center for a performance and interview for Radio Disney Country and then headed to his packed album release party, sponsored by Ariat International, at French’s Boots in downtown Nashville, TN.

On release day, Friday, June 10, Baldridge performed to a full crowd of fans at the Chevrolet Cruze Park Stage, followed by an autograph signing before heading join Buzz Brainard to co-host SiriusXM’s “Music Row Happy Hour” on The Highway.  Baldrige then headed to the airport to perform across the country in San Diego, California and then over to Portland, Maine.

The infectious country newcomer will complete his week of career milestones tomorrow, Wednesday, June 15, as he steps in the famous wooden circle to make his Grand Ole Opry debut.

The Illinois native created a complete self-portrait on Dirt On Us with 13 songs, all but two of them bearing his name as a co-writer. Produced by Josh Leo, Dirt On Us is available nationwide now.


For up-to-date information on Drew Baldridge, visit drewbaldridgemusic.com.

Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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