‘Catch of the Day’ – Dylan Scott – “Hooked” [VIDEO]
Today’s featured artist hails from the bayous of Louisiana, and likes to call himself an old soul with a young spirit. He is a dreamer that’s living his dream, recently landing his first number one hit, a song that he says is a “true story ten years in the making”.
Dylan Scott‘s story is the story of a boy who grew up in the family business and followed in his father’s footsteps. Born and raised in rural northeast Louisiana, 15 minutes from the nearest town, that being Bastrop, Scott grew up hunting, fishing and playing ball. His father was a musician, Freddy Fender’s guitar player, so country music was always a part of Dylan’s life. There were plenty of stories of life on the road and in Nashville, painting a dream of the dream world in the youngster’s head.
Dylan’s first experience in Nashville came when he was 15 years old, making the trip with his dad and a couple of members of the band. They visited the Ryman Auditorium and visited the legendary Music Row. The youngster was intimidated by the visit, but at the same time found himself fascinated. It would be on this trip where Dylan would also meet the man who would become, and still is his manage. in 2010, at age 19 Scott would sign with Curb Records, and begin work on recording his debut project. He assembled a literal ‘band of brothers’, his brother Logan on lead guitar, and Garrett and Darrick Cline on bass drums. The band his stuck together through the 2014 EP Makin’ This Boy Go Crazy, which featured his debut single, the title track, which peaked at #54 and his self-titled 2016 debut album.
His breakout began in 2016, when Spotify named him one of their 2016 Spotlight Artists on the strength of the album’s lead single “Crazy Over Me“, which peaked at #36. But it was the second single from that album that served as Dylan’s true break-through, A song he wrote about his then girlfriend, now wife, attracting legions of fans and landed at #1 on the charts. “My Girl” made the Louisianan a household name.
And today, we have the third single from the album in our spotlight. Brought to you by All American Super Car Wash of Lawton, Dylan Scott and “Hooked” is today’s Catch of the Day, new music you haven’t heard, but you’ll want to hear it again.
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Today’s Key Word: “HOOKED”