Kristian Bush

Kristian Bush



Kristian Merrill Bush (born March 14, 1970) is an American singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist. Bush is a former member of the folk rock duo Billy Pilgrim with Andrew Hyra, and is one half of the country music duo Sugarland with Jennifer Nettles. In addition to his work in these two groups, Bush has released one solo album, Southern Gravity, via Streamsound Records in 2015.



Twice the Speed of Life
Twice the Speed of Life is the debut album of American country music group Sugarland, released on October 26, 2004, on Mercury Nashville Records.
Something More
"Something More" is a song written and recorded by the American country music group Sugarland.
Baby Girl
"Baby Girl" is the debut single co-written and recorded by American country music group Sugarland.
Down in Mississippi
"Down in Mississippi (Up to No Good)" is a song written and recorded by American country music group Sugarland.

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Popular Albums1

Album Appearances & References6

Popular Songs5

Live Album Appearances & References1

Song Appearances & References7

Musical Groups2

TV Shows2

Book References & Influences1

Video Game References1

Music-Related Relationships4

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships3

Awards & Nominations6


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Spotify - Albums & Singles5


Spotify - Appears On1


Spotify - Top Tracks10


Upcoming Concerts48

Choctaw Casino & Resort
Durant, United States
May 4, 2018
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, US
May 25, 2018
PNC Arena
Raleigh, United States
May 26, 2018
Gila River Arena
Glendale, United States
May 31, 2018
Honda Center
Anaheim, United States
June 1, 2018
Del Mar Fairgrounds
Del Mar, United States
June 2, 2018
ShoWare Center
Kent, United States
June 7, 2018
Spokane Arena
Spokane, United States
June 8, 2018
Moda Center at the Rose Quarter
Portland, United States
June 9, 2018
Santa Barbara Bowl
Santa Barbara, United States
June 12, 2018
Greek Theatre
Los Angeles, United States
June 14, 2018
Rabobank Arena
Bakersfield, United States
June 15, 2018
Mandalay Bay
Las Vegas, United States
June 16, 2018
Fiddlers Green Amphitheatre
Englewood, United States
June 21, 2018
Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Arena
Rapid City, United States
June 22, 2018
Bismarck Civic Center
Bismarck, United States
June 23, 2018
CenturyLink Center Omaha
Omaha, United States
June 28, 2018
TaxSlayer Center
Moline, United States
June 29, 2018
Chaifetz Arena
St Louis, United States
June 30, 2018
Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls, United States
July 6, 2018
Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls, United States
July 7, 2018
Turning Stone Resort & Casino
Verona, United States
July 8, 2018
Schottenstein Center
Columbus, United States
July 12, 2018
Covelli Centre
Youngstown, United States
July 13, 2018
Columbia, United States
July 14, 2018
Bok Center
Tulsa, United States
July 19, 2018
Verizon Theatre At Grand Prairie
Grand Prairie, United States
July 20, 2018
Smart Financial Centre
Sugar Land, United States
July 21, 2018
Pensacola Bay Center
Pensacola, United States
July 26, 2018
Von Braun Center Arena
Huntsville, United States
July 27, 2018
KFC Yum! Center
Louisville, United States
July 28, 2018
Bridgestone Arena
Nashville, United States
August 2, 2018
Infinite Energy Arena
Duluth, United States
August 3, 2018
Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Greenville, United States
August 4, 2018
Huntington Center
Toledo, United States
August 9, 2018
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, United States
August 10, 2018
Resch Center
Green Bay, United States
August 11, 2018
Denny Sanford PREMIER Center
Sioux Falls, United States
August 16, 2018
Iowa State Fair
Des Moines, United States
August 17, 2018
Intrust Bank Arena
Wichita, United States
August 18, 2018
Ravinia Pavilion
Chicago, United States
August 23, 2018
Minnesota State Fair Grandstand
St Paul, United States
August 24, 2018
Nebraska State Fairgrounds
Grand Island, United States
August 25, 2018
Mohegan Sun Arena
Uncasville, United States
August 30, 2018
Allentown Fairgrounds
Allentown, United States
August 31, 2018
Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion At Meadowbrook
Gilford, United States
September 1, 2018
DCU Center
Worcester, United States
September 7, 2018
Prudential Center
Newark, United States
September 8, 2018

News Articles11

Kristian Bush of Sugarland Discusses Country Duo's New Album 'Bigger' & Upcoming Tour: 'It Doesn't Leave the Genre, It Leads the Genre'
  –  April 11, 2018
After a five-year hiatus and with a new tour looming next month, Sugarland is ready to start a new era -- with new music in tow. The group's Kristian Bush tells Billboard that he and Jennifer Nettles delivered Bigger, Sugarland's sixth album and first in ...
‘American Idol’ Hopeful Gabby Barrett’s ‘Stay’ Duet With Sugarland Will Change You
  –  April 11, 2018
Nettles and Kristian Bush praised her, too, noting on Twitter that they "cannot wait to see all you are going to do with your gifts."
Watch Sugarland Duet on ‘Stuck Like Glue’, ‘Stay’ With ‘American Idol’ Contestants
  –  April 10, 2018
Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush shared the stage with two American Idol hopefuls on Monday night (April 9). Together with Layla Spring and Gabby Barrett, the country duo performed their hits "Stuck Like Glue" and "Stay," respectively.
Kentuckian Layla Spring has big ‘Idol’ moment, but eliminated from competition
  –  April 10, 2018
While she exhibited on-stage poise, Spring was all fangirl meeting Nettles and Kristian Bush and earned high marks from the duo, with Nettles saying, “She’s a young kid with control of her instrument.” Spring has given the “Idol” audience heaping ...
Inside Sugarland's 'Bigger' reasons for hiatus, reunion
  –  April 9, 2018
The temperature in Las Vegas had dipped to the mid-80s by the time Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush took the stage in the outdoor beach area at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on Sept. 2, 2012. Nettles had braided her blond hair into pigtails.
Don't miss Sugarland on 'American Idol' tonight
  –  April 9, 2018
The recently reunited Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush will perform tonight with contestant Gabby Barrett, though there's no word yet on what they'll perform. Last night, Gabby also got some musical advice, albeit via phone, from Kelsea Ballerini ...
Sugarland to Appear as Mentors and Performers on 'American Idol'
  –  April 9, 2018
It's an honor, and a responsibility, that the duo, made up of Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush, don't take lightly. “That platform as a whole is fascinating because it has launched a whole new part of the industry and it has changed the industry," says ...
It’s “Still the Same”: Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush aren’t on the cover of the new Sugarland album
  –  April 7, 2018
The cover of the new Sugarland album has been revealed, and it seems like Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush are continuing with their tradition of not appearing on their album art. Over the course of six records, the duo has appeared on the cover ...
Sugarland’s reunion was a serious secret
  –  April 3, 2018
NASHVILLE (AP) Sugarland's reunion was such a secret that even their families did not know in advance. Kristian Bush says he'd go to big family dinners and they'd ask what he did that day, and the most he could say was, "Just doing stuff." Bush says once ...
Sugarland’s New Album ‘Bigger’ Will Recapture the Duo’s Musical Magic
  –  April 2, 2018
After seven No. 1 hits, duo Sugarland decided to take a break. The hiatus lasted over five years, but the pair, Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush, are now back with Bigger, to be released on June 8th. The new record includes all newly penned songs except ...
Country Duo Sugarland to Bring “Still The Same” Tour to Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas
  –  January 22, 2018
Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush will bring their new live show to the Mandalay Bay Events Center Saturday, June 16 at 7 p.m. The show will feature opening acts Brandy Clark and Clare Bowen. Since the band’s inception in 2002, Sugarland has sold ...


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