AJ McLeanâ€™sÂ gorgeous new single, “Boy And A Manâ€Â is amongst theÂ top tenÂ most addedÂ at country radioÂ this week alongside artists likeÂ Maren Morris, Jason Aldean,Â andÂ Dierks BentleyÂ to name a few! The track premieredÂ withÂ People CountryÂ and saw much acclaim from media and fans alike. The moving video for the single is droppingÂ March 18th, and AJ willÂ play the song live when he performs atÂ theÂ 7thAnnual ACM Party for a CauseÂ®Â in Vegas next month.Â “BoyÂ AndÂ A Man“Â is aÂ perfect introÂ into AJâ€™s upcoming LP,Â â€œLong Roadâ€Â set to hit later this spring.Â TheÂ single, written byÂ Rob CrosbyÂ (Lady Antebellum, Martina McBride)Â andÂ Dave FenleyÂ (NBCâ€™s The Voice)Â and produced byÂ Jason MasseyÂ (Kelsea Ballerini)Â is a perfect showcase ofÂ heart and soul,Â an invite into AJ McLeanâ€™s world, a story of longing and love wrapped in his signature throaty vocals and a melody thatâ€™s all twang and warmth.Â Of the track,Â People CountryÂ states, “AJ McLean is officially making his mark in the country music world!â€Â “Boy And A Man” is available to stream and purchase everywhere now!
No stranger to the country world, AJ and theÂ Backstreet BoysÂ teamed up withÂ multi-platinumÂ sellingÂ Florida Georgia LineÂ in 2017 for the hit single “God, Your Mama, and Me,”Â off theirÂ Dig Your RootsÂ album.Â TheÂ much buzzed about collaboration included a performanceÂ of theÂ #1Â singleÂ (as well as the Backstreet Boysâ€™ “Everybody”) at theÂ 2017 ACM AwardsÂ andÂ a jointÂ CMT CrossroadsÂ showcasing both of the groups biggest songs, as well as aÂ stadium tourÂ that saw them performing to sold out crowds across the country. The Backstreet Boys and Florida Georgia Line won theÂ 2018 CMT AwardÂ forÂ Performance of the YearÂ and the Backstreet Boys performed their hit single, “Donâ€™t Go Breaking My Heart” live at the awards show. HardÂ at work in Nashville on his first solo LP aptly title “Long Road“, AJ has spent the past year immersing himself in the sound he loves with the likes of acclaimed songwritersÂ ClintÂ LagerbergÂ (Keith Urban/Blake Shelton/Rascal Flatts) andÂ BrettÂ TylerÂ (Maren Morris/Chris Young/Joe Nichols).
Thereâ€™s the AJ McLean you think you know: the member of one of the most successful groups of all time, the multi-platinum selling Backstreet Boys. A group that has become the best selling boy band in history, having sold over 140 million records, and have earned themselves a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Then thereâ€™s the real AJ McLean, the ultimate trendsetter and a raw singer/songwriter, an artist dripping with soul and bare emotion.Â A legend of the 90s boyband era, AJ has always been aÂ culturalÂ vanguard. Youâ€™ve seen him in the front row at New York Fashion Week, youâ€™ve seen him on stage,Â on the small screen and even on the big screen and now youâ€™re going to see him at his bestâ€¦