Easton Corbin Named ‘Top New Country Artist’ for 2010
While Billboard named [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jason Aldean[/lastfm] “Country Artist of the Year”, they named [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Easton Corbin[/lastfm] Top New Country Artist for the year. In addition, Corbin’s self titled album reached Country Breakthrough Album of the year on iTunes Best of 2010 Rewind.
With the news from Billboard and his No. 1 “Roll With It” named the No. 6 Hot Country Song of the year, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Easton Corbin [/lastfm]is having quite a year and is pretty excited:
“I am pretty floored to hear that,” Corbin says. “It’s been a great, great year. Of course, I never expected to receive all of this.
“Everybody has been so good to me, especially the fans,” he says. “It’s because of those guys and country radio that I’m where I am. We just put out the music that we love and hope we’re accepted by the fans and county radio. It’s such an honor to be named to these lists by such iconic institutions as Billboard and iTunes.”