Country music singer and songwriter Jordan Davis will be stopping in Newport on Sunday, May 26th at 7:30 pm to perform at The Pineapple Club at Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina.

Davis has been named an “Artist to Watch” by Billboard, Rolling Stone,CMT, Pandora, Shazam, AmazonMusic, Sounds Like Nashville, The Tennessean, SiriusXM, Whiskey Riff and more.

Jordan’s Platinum-Certified debut single “Singles You Up” recently hit No.1 on the country airplay charts making Jordan the Billboard Top New Country Artist of 2018 as well as the Country Aircheck/Mediabase Most Heard New Artist of 2018.

“Singles You Up” has amassed over 295 million streams worldwide after spending several weeks on the Spotify US Viral Chart (all genre) in addition to reaching the Spotify Global Viral Chart. Jordan released his debut album Home State last March featuring 12 tracks all co-written by Jordan including his infectious new Top 5 single “Take It From Me”.

The singer/songwriter has previously toured with the likes of Jake Owen, Chris Janson, Kip Moore, Brett Young, Chase Rice as well as David Nail and is currently on the road with Old Dominion as part of the “Make It Sweet Tour”.

There is no cover for this event. For additional details about Gurney’s and their happenings, visit

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