|RCA Nashville rising singer-songwriter Andrew Jannakos will release his new EP, Gone Too Soon, on June 4. Pre-add/pre-save HERE.|
Today Jannakos gifted fans with a new song from the project, “Somebody Loves You,” which he co-wrote with Jason Afable, Kyle Clark, and Sam Koon.
“My life has changed so much since I released the single ‘Gone Too Soon.’ We built an entire team from scratch, moved to Nashville, and I get to work with so many amazing people,” said Jannakos. “I’m very ready for people to hear what we have been working on in the studio with Derek Wells at the helm. These songs mean so much to me, and the fact that I co-wrote each song on the EP makes me even more excited to hit the road and play them for the fans! My dreams are literally coming true in real time.”
Jannakos will go live on his Facebook, Instagram and TikTok at 6 p.m. CT tonight to play the new song and several others in celebration of the EP announcement.
The title track of the EP, which is Jannakos’s current single at country radio, has amassed over 57 million on-demand streams to date. Upon its official release, the 2021 Artist to Watch (Sounds Like Nashville, Country Sway) earned a #1 debut on Billboard’s Emerging Artist Chart, while the track landed at #12 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart and within the Hot 100. Watch the “Gone Too Soon” music video here . The breakout single was also recently featured in a TikTok post from “The Late Late Show,” where James Corden did a duet with Jannakos’s viral TikTok of himself singing the song while cooking, view here.
GONE TOO SOON TRACK LIST: 1. Gone Too Soon (Andrew Jannakos / Josh Bricker / Jason Afable)
2. When The Whiskey Runs Out (Andrew Jannakos / Chris La Corte / Justin Wilson)
3. Like Yesterday (Andrew Jannakos / Kyle Clark / Alex Pennington Smith)
4. Somebody Loves You (Andrew Jannakos / Jason Afable / Kyle Clark / Sam Koon)
5. We’ve Always Loved (Andrew Jannakos / Jason Duke / Alex Pennington Smith)
6. Wine Country (Andrew Jannakos / Jason Afable / Eric Mallon / Alex Pennington Smith)
About Andrew Jannakos: Flowery Branch, Georgia native Andrew Jannakos grew up in a small-town neighborhood where barbecue parties and backyard soccer games were everyday events. Today, that sense of community translates to his nearly one million followers across Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok. Since Jannakos first teased his breakout single, “Gone Too Soon,” in a viral clip now viewed over ten million times, that community is only getting stronger. Many of Jannakos’ initial followers knew him for his illustrious run on season 16 of NBC’s The Voice , but after his girlfriend (now wife) posted a video of him cooking dinner while singing along to “Gone Too Soon” to his TikTok in July 2020, the video racked up 250K likes by the next morning, and ultimately earned him more than half a million followers on the platform. Upon the official release of “Gone Too Soon” to streaming platforms and digital retailers in September, Jannakos debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Emerging Artist Chart, while the track debuted at #12 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart and within the Hot 100. “Gone Too Soon” has amassed over 57 million on-demand streams to date and continues to receive a strong response from listeners. Named a 2021 Artist to Watch by Sounds Like Nashville, Jannakos will be releasing his Gone Too Soon EP on June 4. AndrewJannakos.com | Instagram | Facebook | TikTok | YouTube