Dylan Scott Earns Third No.1 Single With ‘New Truck:’ ‘A Pretty Amazing Feeling’

Dylan Scott earned his third chart-topping single this week with “New Truck.”  The song reached the top spot on both…


Lauren Jo Black

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August 9, 2022


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Dylan Scott; Photo by Robby Klein

Dylan Scott earned his third chart-topping single this week with “New Truck.” 

The song reached the top spot on both Mediabase and Billboard Country Airplay charts, securing Scott two consecutive No.1 singles. 

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“Man, waking up to ‘New Truck’ being number one at Country radio today is a pretty amazing feeling,” he shared in a statement. “It lets us know the fans are pumped about what we’ve got going on and pushes me to keep working even harder to continue to raise the bar.”

Louisiana native recently appeared on Today’s Country Radio with Kelleigh Bannen where he opened up about the track and cutting songs he didn’t have a hand in writing.

Dylan Scott; Photo by Andrew Wendowski
Dylan Scott; Photo by Andrew Wendowski

“With ‘New Truck,’ it’s just a great song, and it’s different. It’s written in a way that I’ve never really heard a truck song written. And so, that’s what really captivated me in the beginning. But you talk about cutting outside songs, there’s too many great songs in this town to not cut. First and foremost, I just consider myself a singer and entertainer. I didn’t move to this town to be a songwriter. It’s just happened along the way… I love writing songs, but there are great songwriters in this town. If you overlook their music, it’s like, “Man, what are you doing? You’re shooting yourself in the foot,” he said. 

The chart-topping news comes just days after the release of his sophomore album, Livin’ My Best Life.

Out now, the 16-track project includes all-star lineup of songwriters like Tyler Hubbard, Brian Kelley, Morgan Wallen, Thomas Rhett, and more. 

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In addition to “New Truck” the album features the unifying anthem “In Our Blood (feat. Jimmie Allen),” and the viral TikTok ballad “Can’t Have Mine (Find You A Girl).”

Dylan Scott will take his new music to fans across the nation on his upcoming Amen To That Tour. Kicking off September 28, the track includes stops in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Pittsburgh and more. Rising stars Erin Kinsey and Lily Rose are slated to provide direct support in select cities.

Dylan Scott - Livin My Best Life
Dylan Scott – Livin My Best Life

Livin’ My Best Life Official Tracklisting:

  1. “New Truck”

Michael Hardy, Hunter Phelps, Benjamin Joel Johnson, Ashley Gorley

  1. “Amen To That”

James McNair, Michael Hardy, Mark Holman, Morgan Wallen

  1. “Can’t Have Mine (Find You A Girl)”

Dylan Scott, Josh Melton, Dallas Wilson, Matt Alderman

  1. “In Our Blood (feat. Jimmie Allen)”

David Fanning, Brad Rempel, Matt McGinn

  1. “Static”

Michael Hardy, Hunter Phelps, Ashley Gorley, Benjamin Joel Johnson

  1. “Lay Down With You”

Dylan Scott, Matt Alderman, Dallas Davidson

  1. “Boy I Was Back Then”

Dylan Scott, Matt Alderman, Thomas Archer, Will Weatherly

  1. “Livin’ My Best Life”

Tyler Hubbard, Brian Kelley, Thomas Rhett, Corey Crowder

  1. “Killin’ Some Time”

Dylan Scott, James McNair, Matt Alderman, Mark Holman

  1. “Ain’t Much Left Of Me”

Dylan Scott, Taylor Phillips, Matt Alderman, Cole Taylor, Will Weatherly

  1. “Leave Her Alone”

Dallas Wilson, Ernest K. Smith, Mitchell Tenpenny

  1. “Tough”

Cameron Bedell, Emily Landis, Claire Douglas

  1. “Hell Out Of Me”

Tommy Cecil, Matt Alderman, Kelsey Hart, Adam Craig

  1. “Nobody”

Dylan Scott, Matt Alderman, Dallas Wilson

  1. “Good Times Go By Too Fast”

Matt Alderman, Dylan Scott, Will Weatherly

  1. “Nothing To Do Town”

Dylan Scott, Cole Taylor, Matt Alderman

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.