Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce “To Whom It May Concern”, the label debut album by hit-song writer Billy Droze. Produced by Billy Droze and Ronnie Bowman, the album will be released on July 28th and includes two Bluegrass hit singles, “Better With Time” and “Kentucky Blue”.
Billy Droze has become one of today’s top emerging artists in the Bluegrass community. Droze’s first single “Kentucky Blue” raced up the Bluegrass charts reaching #1 in back-to-back weeks on the Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart and reached #3 on Sirius XM’s Bluegrass Junction – Top Tracks Monthly chart.
“Better With Time” co-written with Ronnie Bowman and James Ervan Parker, the follow-up to Billy Droze’s #1 debut single “Kentucky Blue” released on May 16th reached #6 On the Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart (July 7, 2017).
“Billy Droze is one of the freshest songwriting voices to hit bluegrass music in quite some time. He has aknack for the memorable line, tremendous skill assembling melodies, and the natural feel for what makesa great song...” –John Lawless / Bluegrass Today
This certainly is a wonderful way to set up the release of “To Whom It May Concern” containing 12 co-written songs with song writing contributions from Ronnie Bowman, James Ervan Parker, Chris Myers, Kathy Hudson, Robbie Melton, Mike Manuel, Guy Nix, Vickie Raye, Lance Droze and Gary Waldrep.
1. KENTUCKY BLUE
(Billy Droze / Lance Droze)
2. BETTER WITH TIME
(Billy Droze / James Ervan Parker / Ronnie Bowman)
3. CHILL IN THE ROOM featuring MARTY RAYBON
(Billy Droze / Gary Waldrep)
4. GO BACK THERE AGAIN
( Billy Droze / Chris Myers)
5. HOME IN HELL
(Billy Droze /James Ervan Parker)
6. LEAD ME
(Billy Droze / Vickie Raye)
7. HAUNTED BY THE WIND
(Billy Droze / Guy Nix / Chris Myers)
8. MY FATHERS SON
(Billy Droze / Mike Manuel)
9. RAIN WONT QUIT featuring RONNIE BOWMAN
(Billy Droze / Chris Myers)
10. RAGING RIVERS featuring MARIJA DROZE
(Billy Droze / Kathy Hudson)
11. TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN
(Billy Droze / Ronnie Bowman)
12. SOUNDS LIKE PRETTY MUSIC
(Billy Droze / Ronnie Bowman/Robbie Melton)
“To Whom It May Concern” shows that Billy Droze is truly a unique artist and hit songwriter, with lyrics that dig deep into the heart of life, melodies and a guitar style that combine his traditional roots with a modern twist that’s all his own, and a voice so soulful, earthy and sincere that every song seems to draw you in to believe and enjoy his brand of American Music.
“This is one of the best and freshest albums I've heard in a long time. From start to finish, it firmly held my interest. Billy Droze is an artist to watch!” -Kyle Cantrell / Bluegrass Junction – SiriusXM Radio