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How was Chris Young discovered?

by Paul Heling

Chris Young always knew that he wanted to sing country music. His solid passion for music has Young accomplishing more by the age of 29 than many artists ever do.

About Country Music quotes Young stating that at age sixteen, he knew he was happiest while on stage. At one point he had thought of becoming an attorney, but as he got older he realized that performing was what he wanted to do with his life, so he tried to make something happen.

During the fourth season of Nashville Star, Young auditioned and won the entire show in 2006. He was rewarded a recording with RCA Records and then released his debut album. Eight years and four albums total, Young continues to produce quality music and has been nominated and won various awards.

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