Rising country music star Ryan Hurd was surprised with a gold plaque on Tuesday in Nashville during tour rehearsals for his opening slot on the Make It Sweet Tourwith country music supergroup, Old Dominion. The chart topping songwriter and on-the-rise country artist celebrated the sales of half-a-million units of his latest single, “To a T” with white t-shirt and gold-record-shaped cookies. Ryan co-wrote “To a T” with Laura Veltz and Nathan Spicer.This well-deserved celebration is ahead of his forthcoming EP, Platonic, releasing this Friday, September 20.
Ryan took to Instagram and shared a photo with the caption, “THATS RIGHT! Those are Gold Record cookies. And they taste just as good as my 14 year old self imagined,” he went on to share his gratitude of his first single to become gold-certified. He explained, “TO A T is GOLD. And I’m the luckiest dude in the world. Thank you to @sonynashville and @rcarecordsfor the surprise party today. I’d say that you have no idea how much it means, but you absolutely do. Dreams, baby. Sometimes they come true. THANK YOU”.
Stream “To a T” nowand look out for Ryan’s new EP, Platonic, this Friday You can catch Ryan live on tour opening for Old Dominion on theMake It Sweet Tourthis fall and see ticket information on his official website.