Luke Combs worked for side jobs during his years at Appalachian State University. Once, he got a singing gig and received 10,000 USD. He then moved to Tennessee to continue his music career.
In 2014, Luke released his initial EP named The Way She Rides. Two years later, he released his first single titled Hurricane and it was sold 15,000 copies within the first week of release. The single also ranked #46 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
After that, he signed a contract with Sony Music Nashville and released Hurricane. The song peaked at number one on the country radio airplay chart.
It also led him to receive a nomination for Breakthrough Video of the Year from the 2017 CMT Music Awards.
In 2017, Luke eventually launched his first album called This One’s for You. His album peaked at #1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums. The album was nominated for Top Country Album from Billboard Music Awards in 2018.
Throughout his career, he had won many awards, such as iHeartRadio Music Awards, Country Music Association Awards, and Academy of Country Music Awards. He was also nominated at the Grammy Awards and People’s Choice Awards.
- Full name: Luke Albert Combs
- Stage name: Luke Combs
- Nickname: Luke
- Born: March 2, 1990, in California, US
- Zodiac sign: Pisces
- Nationality: American
- Religion: Christianity
- Profession: Singer
- Education: A. C. Reynolds High School
- Hobbies: Playing football and fishing
- Parents: Chester Combs (Father) and Rhonda Combs (Mother)
- Sibling: –
- Wife: Nicole Hocking
- Facebook: @LukeCombs
- Twitter: @lukecombs
- Instagram: @lukecombs
- TikTok: @lukecombs
- YouTube: Luke Combs Official
- Jennifer Aniston is his celebrity crush in high school.
- He is also a massive fan of American actor Will Ferrell.
- Luke is not picky on food; he likes eating everything.
- Combs’ hidden talent is playing a basketball video game named NBA 2K.
- He likes fishing on the Cumberland River in Nashville and enjoys being outdoors.
- He enrolled at Appalachian State University to study criminal justice, but dropped out during his senior year.
- During his college years, Luke struggled with anxiety and OCD.
- Luke became a bouncer at a bar during his university life.
- He was nominated for Top Country Artist and Top Country Album at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards.
- He appeared on Billboard magazine’s cover in 2019.
- Forbes magazine named him on its 30 Under 30 – Music list.
- In 2020, he partnered with the shoe brand Crocs to design a product. The product sold out quickly.
- Luke started dating a recruiting coordinator at BMI, Nicole Hocking, in 2016 and proposed her in 2018.
- His song Beautify Crazy was inspired by the woman.
- He married Nicole Hocking in August 2020 in Florida.
- The couple first met at a music festival via mutual friends.
- His wife was tested positive for Covid-19 in 2020.
- In March 2020, Luke Combs appeared in UK Music Week magazine.
Pics of Luke Combs
1. His performance is always amazing
2. Luke can’t be separated from his guitar
3. He wears a shirt with a square pattern
4. Let’s chill at home with Luke Combs!
5. Luke Combs shows a lego set from his fans
Luke Combs is an incredibly talented star in country music. His works are ear-catching and wonderful.