Greg Bates

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Greg Bates
Born (1987-09-25) September 25, 1987 (age 26)[1][2]
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.[1]
Origin Brentwood, Tennessee, U.S.
Occupations Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2011–present
Labels Republic Nashville

Greg Bates (born September 25, 1987) is an American country music singer formerly signed to Republic Nashville.

Early life[edit]

In 2006, Bates graduated from Ravenwood High School. Bates then graduated in 2010 with a degree in Music Business from Belmont University.[1] He signed a recording contract in the fall of 2011.[1] Bates quietly parted ways with Republic Nashville towards the end of 2013.

Musical career[edit]

In April 2012, Bates released his debut single "Did It for the Girl", which debuted at Number 57 on the Hot Country Songs chart dated for April 28, 2012.[3] Billy Dukes gave the song four stars out of five, saying that it is "instantly memorable — if only for its clean simplicity."[4] Bates made his Grand Ole Opry debut in April 2012.[5][6] The album's second single, "Fill in the Blank," was released to country radio on February 11, 2013.

Discography[edit]

Extended plays[edit]

Title Details Peak chart
positions
US Country US
Heat
Greg Bates 72 43

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
US Country
[7]
US Country Airplay
[8]
US
[9]
CAN Country
[10]
2012 "Did It for the Girl" 14 5 66 22 Greg Bates
2013 "Fill In the Blank" 45
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director
2012 "Did It for the Girl" Brian Lazzaro

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