Chase Rice is an American country music singer and songwriter. He was raised in Ashevilla, North Carolina and started playing guitar in college where he was the linebacker on the football team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He released his first album “Country as Me” in 2011 and “Dirt Road Communion” in 2012.
In 2012, Rice signed with Creative Artists Agency. He was a co-writer of Florida Georgia Line’s “Cruise” and in October 2013, he released “Ready Set Roll” a 6 song EP. “Ready Set Roll” peaked #1 on the iTunes Country album chart and included the bonus song “Jack Daniel’s and Jesus”.