Christopher Alan "Chris" Young (born June 12, 1985) is an American country music artist. In 2006, he was declared the winner of the television program Nashville Star, a singing competition which aired on the USA Network.
After winning, he was signed to RCA Records Nashville, releasing his self-titled debut album that same year. It produced two singles on Hot Country Songs: "Drinkin' Me Lonely" and "You're Gonna Love Me". A second album, The Man I Want to Be, was released September 1, 2009. It included the singles "Voices", "Gettin' You Home (The Black Dress Song)", and the title track, which all went to number 1. Young's third album, Neon, produced two more number ones in Tomorrow" and "You" in 2011 as well as the Top 20 hit "I Can Take It from There" in 2012. Its follow-up, 2013's A.M., produced the Top 5 single "Aw Naw" and "Who I Am with You".