Charlie Worsham Named First CMT Listen Up Artist of 2013

Written by SLN Staff Writer
Charlie Worsham Named First CMT Listen Up Artist of 2013

CMT has named Warner Music Nashville recording artist Charlie Worsham the first Listen Up artist of 2013, declaring him one of country’s hottest rising acts and revealing the first installment in a series of exclusive performances premiering at throughout the month. Fans can click HERE today for the live performance of Worsham’s debut single, “Could It Be.” The singer-songwriter from Mississippi also talks about growing up in a musical family, as well as what it is like working with some of the biggest stars including Eric Church and Taylor Swift in an exclusive new interview.

“The first time I saw Charlie perform, I was blown away,” said Leslie Fram, SVP of Music Strategy, CMT. “He’s a triple threat, an amazing singer/songwriter and musician.”

More exclusive performances will be released throughout the month at, including “Want Me To” and “Trouble Is” on February 18, followed by “Rubberband” and “Young To See” on February 25. Worsham will be featured across CMT properties all month long as CMT’s Listen Up artist, with video exclusives, photo galleries, interviews and more. The franchise launched in 2011, and showcases country acts on the verge of breaking out.

Worsham will also play the 4th Annual CountryMusicIsLove Concert Benefiting City Of Hope. Click HERE to check out the rest of the lineup and purchase your ticket. 100% of proceeds benefit City of Hope.

Check out Charlie on CMT’s Listen Up below: