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Fiery Southern rockers Black Stone Cherry originally hailed from a small rural town in south central Kentucky. According to the bandmembers, none of whom were born before 1983, the lack of anything to do in their hometown, coupled with a rich musical background in their community and families, led them to start playing music. Lead vocalist and guitarist Chris Robertson met drummer John Fred Young (the son of Kentucky Headhunters' Richard Young) in school, and the two played music together throughout high school. In June of 2001, Black Stone Cherry officially formed with guitarist Ben Wells and bassist Jon Lawhon. They began holding shows at clubs in the area, and after a short while they gained a large all-ages following. The band recorded its first album for In de Goot/Roadrunner Records, and after returning from the recording session, Black Stone Cherry held a homecoming concert at the local high school. Their self-titled debut album was released in July of 2006, followed by Folklore and Superstition in 2008. It performed well on the charts, both in America and across Europe. The band's third album, 2011's Between the Devil & the Deep Blue Sea, was recorded in Los Angeles with producer Howard Benson (Daughtry, Three Days Grace). It peaked inside the Top 40 of the album charts in their home country, and hit the top spot in Great Britain. The band toured the globe in support and won fans as far away as Japan. In 2013 the country duo Florida Georgia Line covered the band's "Stay" and hit the number one spot on the country chart. Later that year the band reentered the studio with producer Joe Barresi. In April of 2014, Black Stone Cherry issued a preview single, "Me and Mary Jane," which entered the chart at number 29 before their fourth album, Magic Mountain, was released in May. After American and U.K. tours, the band took a break in early 2015. They played the summer festival circuit and reentered Barrick Recording Studio, where their eponymously titled debut album had been cut. Thank You, Live, a DVD from their Magic Mountain tour, was released in October. In December of 2015, the new single "The Way of the Future" was released, and "In Our Dreams" arrived in January of the following year. The self-produced album Kentucky, which Black Stone Cherry called a back-to-the-roots affair, was released in April of 2016. ~ Megan Frye
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Black Stone Cherry

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Albums by
Black Stone Cherry

Top Songs by
Black Stone Cherry

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Blind Man
  3.   Stay
  4.   Lonely Train
  5.   Blue Christmas
  6.   Rain Wizard
  7.   Please Come In
  8.   Drive
  9.   Hell and High Water
  10.   White Trash Millionaire
  11.   Things My Father Said
  12.   Remember Me
  13.   Me and Mary Jane
  14.   In My Blood
  15.   Blame It on the Boom Boom
  16.   Like I Roll
  17.   Rescue Me
  18.   Can't You See
  19.   The Rambler
  20.   Soulcreek
  21.   Staring at the Mirror
  22.   Holding On...To Letting Go
  23.   Born to Die
  24.   Blame It on the Boom Boom/Layla
  25.   Violator Girl
  26.   You
  27.   Tired of the Rain
  28.   Backwoods Gold
  29.   Feelin' Fuzzy
  30.   Death Letter Blues/Soulcreek
  31.   Sometimes
  32.   Cowboys
  33.   Things My Father Said [Album
  34.   Devil's Queen
  35.   Long Sleeves
  36.   When the Weight Comes Down
  37.   Cheaper to Drink Alone
  38.   The Way of the Future
  39.   Fade Away
  40.   Change
  41.   Ghost of Floyd Collins
  42.   Reverend Wrinkle
  43.   Rollin' On
  44.   Shooting Star
  45.   Maybe Someday
  46.   Evil
  47.   I Am the Lion
  48.   Hangman
  49.   War
  50.   Long Ride
  51.   Soul Machine
  52.   Shakin' My Cage
  53.   In Our Dreams
  54.   Fiesta del Fuego
  55.   Blow My Mind
  56.   Never Surrender
  57.   Magic Mountain
  58.   Runaway
  59.   Bad Luck & Hard Love
  60.   Peace Pipe
  61.   Yeah Man
  62.   Such a Shame
  63.   Killing Floor
  64.   All I'm Dreamin' Of
  65.   Big City Lights
  66.   Stop Runnin'
  67.   Sunrise
  68.   The Key
  69.   Peace Is Free
  70.   The Bitter End
  71.   Shapes of Things
  72.   Crosstown Woman
  73.   Darkest Secret
  74.   Lonely Train (Can't Judge a Book)/30 Seconds of Death Metal
  75.   Ghost of Floyd Collins [Album
  76.   Won't Let Go
  77.   Let Me See You Shake
  78.   Drinkin' Champagne
  79.   Bulldozer
  80.   We Are the Kings
  81.   Hollywood in Kentucky
  82.   Dance Girl
  83.   Die for You