The former college pitcher and avid songwriter uses his competitive edge to create music that critics, radio and fans cannot stop raving about. It is always my goal to work harder than the next guy. Brett makes love look like an art form with songs like his back-to-back No. That influenced me; as a songwriter and a performer, I want to connect like that.
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When Brett Young moved to Nashville in his early 30s, he was done chasing down the dream of becoming a musician. He'd already spent 13 years in southern California struggling to achieve that goal. Music wasn't originally Young's big dream. As a teen, he had a promising baseball career ahead of him and was drafted out of high school to pitch in the MLB. He opted to play college ball at the University of Mississippi and then Fresno State, where he transferred his junior year, but after a career-ending injury, he moved back home to Huntington Beach, California. Young began writing songs, playing them for his friends and eventually, "I started taking my guitar into bars and restaurants in southern California going, 'Can I talk to your manager? The gigs brought in enough money to pay the bills, he adds, but it was a grind: "I was playing three to four hours a night, five nights a week.
Brett Young has captured the hearts of fans everywhere through his honest lyrics and West Coast-meets-Southern sound, aptly dubbed "Caliville" style. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Skip to main content. FREE Shipping on your first order. Arrives: Aug 14 - Fastest delivery: Thursday, Aug 13 Details. In Stock. Add to Cart.