Friday, February 10th, 2017
Jacob Whitesides is an American singer-songwriter from Knoxville, Tennessee. He records for Double U Records, of which he is also the CEO. On February 14, 2015 Whitesides released his second EP A Piece of Me, including previously released single `Words`.In May 2015, BMG announced their partnership with Whitesides and the formation of his label, Double U Records, where he serves as CEO. In August 2015, he was named Radio Disney`s `Next Big Thing` featured artist.On October 21, 2015, he performed his single `Secrets` on Good Morning America, his network morning TV debut. He released his third EP (second of original material) Faces on Film on October 23, 2015.On December 3, 2015, Spotify announced him as one of the next big artists to look out for in 2016.Earlier in 2016, Whitesides announced Lovesick Tour scheduled to take place Northern America and Europe from May to October 2016. On April 15, 2016 Whitesides released the song `Lovesick`, serves as the lead single from his debut album.On July 6, 2016, Whitesides announced his debut studio album, Why?, to be released on September 9, 2016. On July 8, 2016 was premiered album`s second single `Focus` along with a music video. On September 1, 2016, a third single, `Open Book` was released, along with a music video the following day.