Billboard No. 1 artist and Kentucky native, Dustin Collins, joins Kentucky Takeover March 15 at Marathon Music Works. Additional performers include Everette, Jericho Woods, Senora May, Timmy Dunn, Jason Sinkhorn and James Sayne and the Shoeshine Boys. Click HERE for tickets.
The Kentucky Takeover is a showcase of Kentucky-proper musicians and a celebration of the heritage of their commonwealth. This will be the place to be for all Kentuckians coming in from the Beloved Bluegrass and neighboring states. Audiences are guaranteed to leave with a sense of pride and a pure excitement for the future of Kentucky music.
Kentucky Country Music exclusively premiered a first listen to Collins’ new song, “Workin’ Man,” which “will easily get you dancing to the beat and singing along by the end of it (Kentucky Country Music/Jessica Bray).”
Fastline, a Kentucky-based farm and construction equipment resource, selected ‘Workin’ Man” for the theme song of their new podcast Fastline Fast Track, hosted by 24-year veteran broadcaster and journalist, Brent Adams. Along with conversations between agricultural industry newsmakers, the episodes also feature up-and-coming and legendary country music artists on “The Legends Stage,” presented by the Ernest Tubb Record Shop.
Collins’ latest album, It’s Been Awhile, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers South Central Albums chart, No. 9 on the Billboard Heatseekers Albums chart, No. 21 on the Billboard Independent Albums chart and No. 25 on the Billboard Country Albums Sales chart (Hot Shot Debut).
ABOUT DUSTIN COLLINS:
A true road warrior, Dustin Collins, spends hundreds of thousands of miles on the road playing in honky tonks, fairs and festivals throughout the country. The Kentucky native earned a slot on Aaron Watson’s Vaquero Tour and opened for Tanya Tucker, Chris Janson, Granger Smith, Kane Brown and many more. Collins’ independent single, “Cold Dead Hands,” ascended to No. 1 on the Billboard Singles Sales chart and his new album, Itâ€™s Been Awhile, landed at No. 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart.