Their debut single " Cruise " broke two major sales records: it was downloaded over seven million times, making it the first country song ever to receive the Diamond certification, and it became the best-selling digital country song of all time, with 24 weeks at number one, until it was surpassed in July by Sam Hunt 's " Body Like a Back Road ". Florida Georgia Line was formed in in Nashville, Tennessee ,  and began as a cover band. In December , they signed to the Big Loud Mountain label. Both members of Florida Georgia Line first gained interest in music through church worship services. Brian Kelley, from Ormond Beach, Florida , was a star pitcher on his high school baseball team, leading to a scholarship at Florida State University ; he later transferred to Belmont University after it became clear to him he would not succeed in the sport. The two had a myriad of musical interests growing up: "Me and my friends drove trucks, listened to Garth Brooks , Alabama , Lil Wayne and Eminem ," said Kelley. The duo met at Belmont University in through a campus worship group, and following graduation, decided to give themselves two years to succeed as a country duo. They moved in together and began several odd jobs to pay bills, while playing clubs on the weekends. In terms of production, the band modeled their sound on bands such as Nickelback, Shinedown , and Three Days Grace , while Moi aimed for each song to resemble hair metal group Def Leppard in structure.
American country music duo Florida Georgia Line has released four studio albums , one compilation album , four extended plays , 18 singles as a lead artist , four featured singles, 27 other charted songs, and 23 music videos. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Florida Georgia Line discography Studio albums 4 Compilation albums 1 Music videos 23 EPs 5 Singles 18 1 singles 15 American country music duo Florida Georgia Line has released four studio albums , one compilation album , four extended plays , 18 singles as a lead artist , four featured singles, 27 other charted songs, and 23 music videos. Retrieved January 21, Retrieved March 19, Recording Industry Association of America.
Florida Georgia Line songs have established a reputation for hooky melodies, a feel-good vibe and the occasional dash of romance. With albums three and four they've found ways to mix the contagious quality of songs like "Cruise" with the depth of early ballads like "Dirt. Their biggest commercial hits also don't rank at the top of Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard's finest musical accomplishments. While it's difficult to overlook the diamond status of "Cruise" and the record-breaking success of "Meant to Be" it's also impossible to overlook the lyrical integrity of one other hit. Can you guess? This list was created based on sales success, radio and streaming success, fan opinion and staff opinion. This underrated song from Dig Your Roots was sacrificed when "Meant to Be" started to become an enormous crossover hit.
The charts back that statement up, as the song was No. But the duo of Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley came back swinging in , with their Bebe Rexha collaboration "Meant to Be" turning into a global smash that helped them reclaim their Hot Country Songs record and solidify their place as country superstars. This tribute to living in the moment remains one of their biggest-selling singles to date. How do you follow up one of the biggest hits in country music history? By recording another number one hit, of course. All in all, not a bad day at the office.