Full Name: Chase Rice
Born: September, 1986
Hometown: Asheville, North Carolina
Bio: Chase Rice grew up going to AC Reynolds High School. He eventually ended up at the University of North Carolina as a Linebacker for their football team. Rice has had an adventurous life since college. He has appeared in the show “Survivor – Nicaragua,” and ended up as runner-up for the season. However, right after college Rice was selected as a rear tire carrier for Ryan Newmans pit crew.
While in college, he learned how to play guitar, which would lead to his growing success now. Rice released his first EP in 2011 “Country as Me,” which got attention from satellite radios “The Highway” to climb the charts. After co-writing the hit single “Cruise” by Florida Georgia Line, he then came out with a full studio album called “Ignite the Night” in 2014.