No. 1 BILLBOARD COUNTRY ALBUM SALES CHART FOR “DIRTY SOUTH”
Some people are just born communicators and Lucas Hoge has that gift. Fans know this because Hoge’s new album “Dirty South” ascended to the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Country Album Sales chart during its debut week. Hoge’s creative universe has long revolved around music, and his latest offering DIRTY SOUTH, showcases a songwriter of considerable depth and a singer with an enviable skill for interpreting a lyric.
Once he moved to Nashville, Warner Bros. featured his song “If I Only Could” on the hit TV show “Smallville.” Soon after, he began racking up numerous TV, film and commercial credits. He scored a 13-episode series for HBO, wrote a jingle for Lipton Tea and appeared with Faith Hill in the TV campaign for Sunday Night Football. He wrote the title song and starred in the Animal Planet TV show “Last Chance Highway,” a reality show focused on rescuing dogs and transporting them to their forever homes. He also penned the theme song “Give a Damn” for the GAC TV show “Tom’s Wild Life.
Lucas has spent the last nine years touring overseas on the Wrangler National Patriot tour visiting Iraq, Kuwait, Kosovo, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Africa, and many more. Lucas also penned the Wrangler National Patriot theme song “Medal Of Honor”. Lucas is one of three ambassadors for Cabela’s and an ambassador for Hero Outdoor Products. Hoge is also the spokesperson for Guardian Angels for Soldiers Pet. Rolling Stone magazine named him one of 10 Artists You Need To Know in 2017.
With a #1 album, restless creative spirit, abundance of Midwestern charm and a work ethic that won’t let him slow down, it looks like the best is yet to come, including his Grand Ole Opry debut on November 10th 2017.