Anderson East nominated for “Emerging Artist of the Year” at 2018 Americana Awards – Confirms Headlining 2018 Tour
Anderson East is nominated for “Emerging Artist of the Year” at the 2018 Americana Music Association Honors & Awards. The annual awards show is scheduled for September 12 at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium.
In celebration of the album, East will continue his extensive world tour throughout 2018 including his debut headline show at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium with special guest Brent Cobb on September 28. Additional stops include Chicago’s Thalia Hall, Santa Cruz’s The Catalyst, New Orleans’ Joy Theater, Richmond’s The National and Baltimore’s Soundstage among many others. See below for complete details.
Encore was recorded at Nashville’s historic RCA Studio along with additional production atHouse of Blues and Farmland Studio. The album features eleven songs, including “All On My Mind,” “King For A Day” and “Girlfriend” as well as renditions of songs by Ted Hawkins and Willie Nelson.
The release of Encore culminates a series of breakout years for East following his widely praised debut album, Delilah. In addition to “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” “Ellen,” and “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” East has also performed on “TODAY,” “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” “CBS This Morning Saturday” and Daryl Hall’s “Live from Daryl’s House” and has lent his talents to several notable projects. He’s been featured on Dave Cobb’s Southern Family compilation, contributed a song to Brandi Carlile’s Cover Stories LP and crafted the original song, “What Would It Take,” for the Fifty Shades Darker soundtrack.