Aaron Pritchett

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Aaron Pritchett
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Background information
Birth name Aaron Ronald Pritchett
Born (1970-08-02) August 2, 1970 (age 44)
Terrace, British Columbia, Canada
Origin Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Genres Country
Occupations Singer-songwriter
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1996–present
Labels OPM Records
Royalty Records
604 Records
Website www.aaronpritchett.com

Aaron Pritchett (born August 2, 1970 Terrace, British Columbia, Canada[1]) is a Canadian country music singer.

Biography[edit]

Pritchett got his start as a DJ at Rooster's Country Cabaret bar in Pitt Meadows, BC, and played in a house band performing cover tunes. Pritchett co-writes much of his own material and he eventually put together some independently produced songs and released a couple of CDs. Since 2002, local radio station JRfm has picked up Pritchett's songs. His exposure has also grown with a number of videos getting airplay on CMT Canada.

He is signed to 604 Records, production company of Nickelback's Chad Kroeger.

Pritchett most recently toured Western Canada with Toby Keith and fellow 604 Record artist Jessie Farrell this fall to promote his album, Thankful, which was released on September 9, 2008. He also released His newest album "In the Drivers Seat" on November 9th 2010 with Decibel Records.

Band[edit]

Current[edit]

  • Jayson Brinkworth - Drums
  • Mike Bourque - Guitar, Vocals
  • Scott Smith - Guitar, Steel Guitar, Vocals
  • Shane Hendrickson - Bass, Vocals
  • Emil Gawaziuk - Monitors, stage tech
  • Ken Friesen - Front of house mixer

Former[edit]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Album details
Young in Love
  • Release date: 1996
  • Label: self-released
Consider This
Something Goin' On Here
  • Release date: September 9, 2003
  • Label: Royalty Records
Big Wheel
  • Release date: April 18, 2006
  • Label: OPM Records
Thankful
In the Driver's Seat
  • Release date: November 9, 2010
  • Label: Decibel Records

Singles[edit]

2000s[edit]

Year Single Peak positions Album
CAN
[2]
2002 "Consider This" Consider This
"You Can't Say I Didn't Love You"
2003 "New Frontier" Something Goin' On Here
2004 "My Way"
"John Roland Wood"
2005 "Lucky for Me"
2006 "Big Wheel" Big Wheel
"Hold My Beer"
"Warm Safe Place"
2007 "The Weight"
"Done You Wrong" 79
2008 "Let's Get Rowdy" 98 Thankful
"How Do I Get There" 79
2009 "Hell Bent for Buffalo" 84
"Hard to Miss"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2010s[edit]

Year Single Peak positions Album
CAN Country
[3]
2010 "Nothing but Us" Thankful
"Light It Up" In the Driver's Seat
2011 "Drive"
"Coming Clean"
2012 "I Want to Be in It with You"
"Summertime" N/A
2013 "Suntan City" 18
"You Should Be"
2014 "Hold You Like My Whiskey"
"Boat on the Water"A 32 TBD
"—" denotes releases that did not chart
  • ACurrent single.

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director
2002 "Consider This"[4] Steven Goldmann
"You Can't Say I Didn't Love You" Stephano Barberis
2003 "New Frontier"
2004 "My Way"
"John Roland Wood"
2005 "Lucky for Me"
2006 "Big Wheel"
"Hold My Beer" Stephano Barberis
"Warm Safe Place"
2007 "Done You Wrong"
2008 "Let's Get Rowdy" Colin Minihan
"How Do I Get There"
2009 "Hell Bent for Buffalo" Colin Minihan
2010 "Light It Up" Carolyne Stossel
2011 "Coming Clean" Stephano Barberis
2013 "Home for Christmas" (with George Canyon,
One More Girl and Jordan McIntosh)
Stephen Lubig
2014 "Boat on the Water" Stephano Barberis

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Association Category Result
2004 Canadian Country Music Association Chevy Trucks Rising Star Award Nominated
Album of the Year – Something Goin' On Here Nominated
Independent Male Artist of the Year Won
Independent Song of the Year – "New Frontier" Won
2005 Male Artist of the Year Nominated
CMT Video of the Year – "John Roland Wood" Nominated
Independent Male Artist of the Year Won
2006 Male Artist of the Year Nominated
Album of the Year – Big Wheel Nominated
Single of the Year – "Big Wheel" Nominated
SOCAN Songwriter of the Year – "Big Wheel" Nominated
Independent Male Artist of the Year Nominated
Independent Single of the Year – "Big Wheel" Nominated
2007 Juno Awards of 2007 Country Recording of the YearBig Wheel Nominated
Canadian Country Music Association Male Artist of the Year Nominated
SOCAN Songwriter of the Year – "Hold My Beer" Won
2009 Juno Awards of 2009 Country Recording of the Year – Thankful Nominated
Canadian Country Music Association Fans' Choice Award Nominated
Album of the Year – Thankful Nominated

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