Cool, Texas, native Casey James blends his soul-infused voice with passionate guitar work to create a distinctive and fresh
country sound. A gifted songwriter, musician and singer, he finished third on season nine of American Idol. James'
self-titled debut album was released in March 2012 and premiered at the No. 2 spot on the Billboard country album chart.
CMT Listen Up: Casey James
Meet Casey James Find out more about this American Idol alum, his music and how he got his start -- thanks to the TV show M.A.S.H.
Music Seen Can't get enough of Casey James? Then don't miss his must-see performance.
CMT Offstage Read more about Casey James, his music and his grassroots following.
About CMT Listen Up
You never know who is going to be the next big thing in country music. But CMT Listen Up is here to introduce you to the new
artists creating a buzz in Music City. Each month, we'll bring you exclusive interviews and exciting live performances so
you'll get to know the artist and their music before they reach superstar status. You haven't heard of these artists yet,
but we think you'll want to hear a lot more.