RCA NASHVILLE RECORDING ARTIST CHRIS YOUNG TO PERFORM ON AMERICAN COUNTRY AWARDS

Show To Broadcast December 5 at 8pm ET on FOX

Nashville, TN…(December 2, 2011) – RCA Nashville recording artist and three time American Country Award nominee Chris Young has been added to the star-studded lineup of the fan voted awards show on FOX. Young will perform his No. 1 smash and ACA nominated cut “Voices,” from his GOLD certified sophomore album The Man I Want To Be.

Young’s ACA nominations include Breakthrough Artist of the Year plus Single of the Year and Male Single of the Year for “Voices,” which he co-wrote with Chris Tompkins and Craig Wiseman. His current hit song “You,” from his new album NEON, is Top 15 and climbing at country radio.

ABOUT CHRIS YOUNG: 2011 has been an amazing year for Chris Young, with recent nominations including: CMA New Artist of the Year, American Country Awards, and his first GRAMMY® nod, in addition to four recent national TV appearances. With his rich, warm baritone and penchant for writing relatable, slice-of-life songs, Young has emerged as both a critic and fan favorite. In the last few months, Young has celebrated GOLD selling status for both his sophomore album The Man I Want To Be, and smash single "Tomorrow" from his new album NEON. His latest single and follow up to four consecutive #1s, “You”, is screaming up the charts. Young has been out on the road most of this year on Jason Aldean’s “My Kinda Party Tour”. Miranda Lambert has selected Chris as her special guest for her tour “On Fire” starting in January 2012. For tour dates and all the latest information on Chris Young, visit www.chrisyoungcountry.com and follow him on Twitter @ChrisYoungMusic.