Releasing May 19 Via Online Retailers – Pre-Sale Available Now
Ben Rue, the emerging country singer who broke through on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart with his 14 Week Top 60 debut single, has listeners streaming and day dreaming Back to the Nights of carefree, rural good times with his new album premiering via online retailers on May 19. Fans don’t have to wait to hear two tracks from the record as the coy lead single Making Out and an intimate nocturnal ballad Moon Walk are available instantly with every pre-order purchase.
“I know the fans been waiting a few years for a follow up project, but I really wanted to make sure that I had the right songs – a good balance of fun, storytelling and message songs that connect with me,” says Ben. “I had such a great time writing and selecting songs for this album. I hope they enjoy listening to it as much I enjoyed making it.”
Fans can pre-order Back to the Nights on iTunes and receive the first two releases from the album instantly by clicking here. It will be available at all online retailers on Friday, May 19. This Silverton, Ore. grass seed farm reared artist announced the project earlier this week on the NASH FM morning show “Ty, Kelly and Chuck” when he joined the show for their popular “10 Minute Tune” segment.
“You have to absolutely love those folks,” says Ben. “If you aren’t starting your day tuning in to that show, then you are missing so many laughs. It’s not every day that you get asked to write a song about a Unicorn drink at Starbucks.”
If you missed that segment, you can view it by clicking HERE.
To celebrate the launch of the pre-sale, Ben stopped by Seacrest Studios to premiere the new music with the patients and staff at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. He played the patient submitted game of “like or dislike” with the hosts Mamie Shepherd and Sierra and shared his own daily regimen that he goes through since he was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 14.
To stay updated on Ben, visit the following benruemusic.com.
About Ben Rue
This Silverton, Ore. native is premiering his new album Back to the Nights on May 19 with a pre-sale that is available now via iTunes featuring two tracks will be delivered instantly upon purchase. Ben debuted on the country scene with the Sony released Be My Wife (I Can’t Wait) which charted for 14 weeks inside the Billboard Country Airplay Top 60. As a William Morris booked act, Ben has opened for headliners like Brett Eldredge, Craig Campbell, Hunter Hayes, Jon Pardi, Jerrod Niemann, Craig Morgan, Dustin Lynch, Jo Dee Messina, Darius Rucker, Chris Lane & Joe Nichols. An appearance on the debut season of the FOX hit “X-Factor” would spark his move to Music City and he’s been burning up the road on the performance front gaining a grassroots fan base that has propelled him to his current position. This summer will mark his debut at the CMA Music Festival Exhibit Hall where he will greeting fans daily throughout the festival. Performance and meet and greet schedules will be published in May.