Chris Janson

Chris Janson

Chris Janson (born April 2, 1986) is an American country music singer and songwriter. He has written singles for Justin Moore and Tim McGraw among others, and has released two extended plays: one for Bigger Picture Music Group and one for Columbia Records. Janson’s biggest hit was “Buy Me a Boat” in 2015, which was a Top 5 hit on the Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts.

Musical career

Janson was born April 2, 1986 in Perryville, Missouri. He moved to Nashville, Tennessee after finishing high school.



Keith Urban and Chris Janson Join Forces on ’90s Classic

Combining their musical forces, Keith Urban and Chris Janson performed “Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident),” originally recorded by John Michael Montgomery.

Lauren Jo Black • October 11, 2017

Dierks Bentley, Maren Morris & More Spread Messages of Love on ‘The Bobby Bones Show’

At the conclusion of the show, Bones thanked his fans for listening and revealed that they’d raised more than $50,000 for victims of the Las Vegas shooting. 

Lauren Laffer • October 3, 2017

Chris Janson is ‘One Hundred Percent’ Excited for ‘Everybody’ to Hear His New Album

Chris Janson discusses the making of his new album, and sheds some light on a few of his favorite tracks.

Chuck Dauphin • September 26, 2017

Sam Hunt Throws ‘House Party’ in Nashville for Final 15 in a 30 Show

The sold-out crowd roared in excitement for Hunt and Co. from set to set and didn’t show signs of stopping during the 15 in a 30 finale show.

Kelly Brickey • September 25, 2017