Jason Aldean is a singer/songwriter turned country superstar hailing from Macon, Georgia. Aldean first stepped onto the music scene in 2005 with the release of his debut single "Hicktown." The track served as the lead single off his debut self-titled album, reaching the number ten spot on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. The album housed two more singles including the number one hit "Why" and number 4 hit "Amarillo Sky," the latter of which earned a 2006 ACM nomination for Song of the Year and Video of the Year. Aldean's breakthrough success would serve as a sign of things to come for the rising artist. To date, he has released a total of eight studio albums, five of which have earned platinum certifications including Jason Aldean (2005), Relentless (2007), Wide Open (2009), My Kinda Party (quadruple-platinum, 2010), and Night Train (double-platinum, 2012). He has earned 19 number one singles on either the Hot Country Songs or Country Airplay charts, with eight more charting within the top 10.