What do we know about the country, singing sensation, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jason Aldean[/lastfm]? Well, one thing for sure is he’s heating up the Billboard charts with his newest collaboration with the ultra talented American Idol winner [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kelly Clarkson[/lastfm]! His new single, “Don’t You Wanna Stay?” is all over MIX105.1 and is the perfect romance song to add to your sultry, summer playlist!
Although the country star is revitalizing the country music world and has released another top charting album, what do we know about him beyond his talented celebrity exterior? Well, we have twenty random facts about the country star that will have you familiar with him in ways you never thought you’d be!
His birth name is Jason Aldine Williams , although he goes by the stage name, Jason Aldean!
Jason started singing when he was 14 after being inspired by the Country Music Awards!
Jason is a southern boy whose hometown is Macon, Georgia!
He enjoys the same hobbies as a teenage boy! Jason loves to spend his free time fishing, playing softball, golfing, watching movies, and playing video games!
Jason married his high school sweetheart when he was 24 and had his first child by 27! Wow, he doesn’t waste any time!
Jason Aldean performed for the first time at the Grand Ole Opry on May 13, 2005!
Jason prefers boxers to briefs! Wonder if he is a Hanes or Fruit of the Loom man?
What is a country star without their guitar? Jason learned to play guitar when he visited his father for the summers in Homestead, Florida!
Jason Aldean’s musical influences include Ronnie Milsap, Tracy Lawrence, Alabama, George Strait, John Anderson, Hank Williams Jr., and John Mellencamp.
He is very tall! Jason stands at a whopping 6’1 and adds some height with his signature straw hat!
At 15, he joined the house band at the Macon nightspot Nashville South. A year later, he bought his first vehicle with money he’d earned singing, a 1985 Toyota pickup with a rusted-out tailgate!
“Don’t You Wanna Stay” is Aldean’s fifth number 1 hit on the billboard charts!
Jason Aldean is currently 34 years old and was born on February 28, 1977!
Aldean crossed musical borders and did a collaboration with hip-hop rapper, Ludacris, on a new song of his ,titled, “Dirt Road Anthem.”
Jason was born to Barry and Debbie Aldean and his parents divorced in 1980. He was raised mainly by his mother, Debbie, in Macon GA . He moved to Nashville, Tennessee when he was 21 years old.
His 2005 self titled album and 2009 album “Wide Open” are both certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America, while 2007’s Relentless is certified gold.
He likes Gibson guitars, Wrangler blue jeans, Justin boots, and he is a Christian.
Jason is the father of two beautiful girls, Keeley (8), and Kendyl (4).
Jason Aldean’s first number one hit song on the billboard charts is “Why.”
Jason Aldean has both of his ears pierced.