Country Singer — Jace Everett

Jace Everett (born 1972 in Evansville, Indiana is an American recording artist. Signed to Epic Records in 2005, he released his debut single “That’s the Kind of Love I’m In” in 2005, which peaked at No. 51 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and was the first single from his self-titled debut album. He also co-wrote Josh Turner’s Number One single “Your Man”. His song “Bad Things” was chosen as the theme for the HBO series True Blood. In 2009, he released his third album, Red Revelations, under the Weston Boys label.

Contents

* 1 Biography

* 2 Discography

o 2.1 Albums

o 2.2 Singles

o 2.3 Music videos

* 3 References

* 4 External links

Biography

Jace Everett was born in Evansville, Indiana on January 7th 1972. His father’s jobs kept them on the move through; Indianapolis, Indiana Carmel, and then St. Louis, Missouri before moving to Fort Worth, Texas at the age of six. He started playing music in his church and in school concerts. He later moved to Nashville, Tennessee to attend Belmont University.

In 2005, Everett was signed to Epic Records. He released his first single, “That’s The Kind of Love I’m In”, in June 2005. This song charted at No. 51 on the country charts, and was followed in early 2006 by the release of his self-titled debut album. Also in 2006, Josh Turner charted at Number One on the country charts with the song “Your Man”, which Everett co-wrote, and for which Everett received a Broadcast Music Incorporated award. The album’s other singles — “Bad Things,” “Nowhere in the Neighborhood” and “Everything I Want” — did not chart in the United States, although “Bad Things” reached No. 49 on the UK Singles Chart in November 2009.

“Bad Things” is used as the theme song for the HBO TV series True Blood.[5] Charlaine Harris pays homage to the song by including “Bad Things” playing at Merlotte’s in the 2010 Sookie Stackhouse mystery Dead in the Family. It won a 2009 Broadcast Music Incorporated award in the cable television category and was nominated for a 2009 Scream Award for “Best Scream Song of the Year.”His most recent album, entitled Red Revelations, was released in June 2009. His duet Evil (Is Going On) with CC Adcock is part of the True Blood (season 2) soundtrack.

Discography

Albums

Year       Album information          Chart positions

NOR

2006       Jace Everett

* Released: March 7, 2006

* Label: Epic Records

2007       Old New Borrowed Blues

* Released: November 11, 2008

* Label: Phantom

2009       Red Revelations

* Released: June 23, 2009

* Label: Weston Boys

Singles

Year       Single    Chart positions Album

US Country         UK          NOR       SWE

2005       “That’s the Kind of Love I’m In” 51 Jace Everett

“Bad Things”

2006       “Nowhere in the Neighborhood”

“Everything I Want”

2009       “Bad Things” (re-release)

Music videos

Year       Video    Director

2005       “That’s the Kind of Love I’m In” David McClister

“Bad Things”      Kristin Barlowe

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