STORY OF JAKE BUSH
Nashville Recording Artist Jake Bush:
The Country Music Traditionalist You Never Knew You Needed
Discover the captivating sound of Nashville recording artist Jake Bush, a true purveyor of traditional, rug-cutting country music. Tailor-made for the dedicated honky-tonk crowd, Jake Bush has emerged as an authentic craftsman of country music, with crowd-pleasing melodies seamlessly blending the nostalgic essence of '90s country with the vibrant spirit of modern country. Experience the bold and tastefully simple fusion that defines his music—it's "Where 90's Meets Now".
Born in Pasadena, TX, Jake Bush's journey began as the youngest among five siblings. Enduring the loss of his mother at an early age, music became his solace—a refuge where Jake found peace, residency, and hope. Growing up, he immersed himself in the soul-stirring melodies played out on GAC and CMT videos of his idols Keith Whitley, Daryle Singletary, Craig Morgan, George Jones, Mark Wills, and Tim McGraw, among countless other pioneers of the '90s era. After completing high school, Bush joined the United States Army Reserves, serving at Ellington Field in Webster, Texas.
In October 2020, Jake released his first seven-song album, aptly titled "7," amidst the tumultuous backdrop of the COVID-19 Pandemic. The album's lead single, "Gravity & You," soared to the top of the Texas Regional Radio Report, fueled by a remarkable 21-week run and securing Bush his first number one hit in Texas. His second release from "7," "Better By The Beer," co-written by Bush, marched up the charts for an impressive 20 weeks, clinching his second consecutive number one on the Texas Regional Radio Report. On February 11th, 2022, Jake achieved his third number one hit with the self-penned "If You Ever Get Lonely," after an astonishing 32-week journey on the Texas Radio Charts. With three consecutive chart toppers from a single record, Bush made an indelible mark on the Texas Music Scene - during one of the most historically challenging times for musicians.
In February 2022, Bush unveiled his latest album, "Where 90's Meets Now," brimming with heart-wrenching, '90s-inspired breakup anthems and captivating cowgirl ballads which have resonated with listeners across the United States, and beyond. Jake kickstarted its release with the irresistible single "Tractor Town," igniting dance floors across Texas and propelling the song to the top of the charts after 22 weeks—an impressive feat which marked Bush's fourth consecutive number one. Additionally, "Cowgirl," another gem from the same record, conquered Texas Radio, climbing the charts for 22 weeks and securing Jake his fifth consecutive #1 smash hit! After another nail biting 22 weeks on Texas Radio, Jake's single "Name On It" has earned the top spot to make it Jake's 6th consecutive hit!!
Bush's commitment to Country music is unwavering - with a tireless and professional work ethic showing no signs of backing down, slowing down, or ever entertaining the thought of releasing anything slightly off the path of COUNTRY music. Currently, Jake is engrossed in writing and recording for his highly anticipated debut album, collaborating with renowned Nashville producer Phil O'Donnell, also known as Philbilly.
Stay tuned, and take comfort knowing the torch is still burning - and Jake is carrying it forward for Traditional Country Music! After all; he might be the best kept secret in Country Music....Find out for yourself.