Jamie Lee Thurston

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Jamie Lee Thurston
Born Montpelier, Vermont
Origin Nashville, Tennessee
Genres Country
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 2003-present
Labels View 2, Warner Bros., Country Thunder, Snakebit
Associated acts Rodney Atkins

Jamie Lee Thurston (born in Montpelier, Vermont[1]) is an American country music singer. He was raised in Waterbury, Vermont and performed with his father starting at age 15. After moving to Los Angeles, California, he moved again to Nashville, Tennessee in 1999.[2]

In 2003, he released the album I Just Wanna Do My Thing via View 2. The album included the single "It Can All Be Gone", which peaked at number 59 on the Hot Country Songs charts. He later signed to Warner Bros. Records Nashville, then to Country Thunder.[3]

Thurston wrote Rodney Atkins' 2009 single "15 Minutes", and cuts by Trace Adkins and Montgomery Gentry.[4]

Thurston's life is the basis of a screenplay co-written by Tim Rhys, the founder of MovieMaker magazine.



Title Album details
I Just Wanna Do My Thing
  • Release date: 2003
  • Label: View 2
  • Format: CD
Where's an Outlaw When You Need One
  • Release date: 2010
  • Label: Snakebit
  • Format: CD
The Stayin Kind
  • Release date: 2012
  • Label: Cd Baby
  • Format: CD


Year Single Peak chart
US Country
2003 "It Can All Be Gone" 59 I Just Wanna Do My Thing
2007 "People Out There"
"Dear God"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Music videos[edit]

Year Video
2003 "It Can All Be Gone"


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 420. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "Jamie Lee Thurston: Straight Shooter". Country Weekly. March 3, 2003. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Country Aircheck". Country Aircheck. February 20, 2007. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Bio". Jamie Lee Thurston. Archived from the original on 15 January 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 

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