Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real Hit #1 On Americana Radio Chart
Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real’s self-titled new album (out now via Fantasy) is #1 on Americana Radio this week. After a 10-week stretch in the top 3, the album’s surge to #1 is the culmination of a breakthrough 2017 that includes television appearances on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and CONAN; star-making performances at top-level festivals like Bonnaroo, Austin City Limits and Farm Aid; a #2 debut on Billboard’s Heatseekers Chart; his inaugural performance on the Grand Ole Opry and a plethora of glowing accolades from Rolling Stone, NPR, the Associated Press, People, Entertainment Weekly, CMT, American Songwriter, Uproxx, and more.
Lukas Nelson is prominently featured in Rolling Stone’s current Hot Issue, read it here.
Watch the band’s epic performance of album opener “Set Me Down on a Cloud” from Bonnaroo earlier this summer, here: http://found.ee/BonnarooSMDOAC
With a recently released family album alongside dad Willie Nelson, tour dates with Nikki Lane, a brand-new album backing his mentor Neil Young due in December and newly announced 2018 tour dates with Blackberry Smoke, the relentlessly in demand Lukas Nelson shows no sign of slowing down. See a full list of tour dates below.
PRAISE FOR LUKAS NELSON & PROMISE OF THE REAL:
“Lukas Nelson’s live show is a thing to behold, full of frenetic energy and the singer-guitarist’s infectious charisma.” — Rolling Stone
“Soulful, striking…deserves to be treated seriously, independent of his father’s legacy.” — Associated Press
“The band’s best work…The record is a huge leap forward for Nelson, whose improved songwriting prowess is evident.” — Entertainment Weekly
“Lukas is a force to be reckoned with.” — Uproxx
“One of the most exciting voices to emerge in recent years, a true triple threat as a singer, songwriter and guitarist.” — Guitar World
“A stunning collection that is full of vivid storytelling inspired by loss, love, friendship, commitment in the country, moving on, and living for high times.” — CMT