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Kip Moore Proud to Share No. 1 Single

Kip celebrates third straight chart-topper “Hey Pretty Girl” at Nashville party.

Dan Couch (left) and Kip Moore
photos by Kendra Gene Motycka

Kip Moore is on the proverbial roll these days, as he just racked up his third consecutive No. 1 single, "Hey Pretty Girl." Kip marked his latest accomplishment at an industry party at the Flying Saucer restaurant in Nashville, Thursday (Aug. 22), with co-writer Dan Couch by his side. And the red-hot artist noted that celebrating the honor with Dan was the highlight of the day.

"The best thing about this is I get to share it with a guy who believed in me and I believed in him," Kip told members of the media prior to the party. Dan had been in Nashville for several years and never scored a major hit until Kip's debut single, "Somethin' 'Bout a Truck," which the two co-wrote. "The cool thing is that it's not about accolades," Kip added. "It's just sharing this experience."

Kip also talked about expanding his audience by touring with a variety of artists. He has toured with Toby Keith and is preparing for upcoming shows with Lady Antebellum. "When Toby asked me to go [on tour] with him, I knew it wasn't my normal crowd," Kip explained. "But that's what I like. I want to be able to appeal to many people. It also makes you raise your game because you have to learn how to adapt as a performer. I'll be learning how to adapt when I go out on the Lady A tour," Kip added. "I'm sure their crowd will be a little different than my normal crowd. But I enjoy that part."

During the party, Kip received a vintage Gibson guitar from his publisher Brett James, a top songwriter who served as a mentor to Kip in his early days.

Congratulations to Kip and Dan Couch for their latest No. 1!


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