Red River Valley Fair officials have announced that Academy of Country Music Award nominee Randy Houser will be performing on Tuesday, July 9.
Houser’s single “How Country Feels” rose to #1 on the charts in 2012 and is also the title track to his third album. Houser’s other big hits include “Anything Goes” and “Boots On.”
Houser was born in Lake, Miss. His father, a professional musician as well, performed at various local venues. Houser fronted his own band by age thirteen, and while attending East Central Community College in Decatur, Miss. he formed a band called 10 lb. Biscuit.
By 2002, he moved to Nashville, Tenn. to begin a songwriting career. One of his first hits as a songwriter was "Honky Tonk Badonkadonk," which he co-wrote with Jamey Johnson and Dallas Davidson. It was recorded by Trace Adkins for his 2005 album Songs About Me, and was a Top 5 single.
Houser married Jessa Lee Yantz on Sept 2, 2011. The couple welcomed a son named
West Yantz Houser on March 6, 2012.