Jun. 28, 2018

NASHVILLE, TENN. (May 25, 2018) – Trailblazing music publishing house TREE VIBEZ MUSIC is proud to welcome a talented new member to its team with Country hitmaker CANAAN SMITH signing on as the firm’s newest staff songwriter. Celebrating the news at the Nashville headquarters of ASCAP (The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) on Show More

Long Way From The Freeway Tour , Presented by Budweiser

Oct. 09, 2017

  Canaan Smith announced his new headlining LONG WAY FROM THE FREEWAY TOUR, presented by Budweiser. With almost 20 cross-country dates, Canaan will kick off the tour in Des Moines, IA, on October 19. Newcomers Jackie Lee, Chris Bandi and Eric Van Houten will join Canaan for select dates on the LONG WAY FROM THE Show More

Canaan Smith Releases New Song, “This Night Back”

Oct. 09, 2017

Canaan released a new digital-only track, “This Night Back,” on September 15. According to the Digital Journal, “The song is sultry, fun and romantic, all at the same time. Fans will definitely enjoy it when he performs it live at his shows. “This Night Back” garners an A rating.” “This Night Back” is available everywhere Show More

Canaan Smith Brings New Single, “Like You That Way” to Country Radio

May. 12, 2017

  MERCURY NASHVILLE’S CANAAN SMITH BRINGS NEW SINGLE, “LIKE YOU THAT WAY” TO COUNTRY RADIO THE UPBEAT SUMMER ANTHEM FOLLOWS THE SINGER/SONGWRITER’S #1 SINGLE “LOVE YOU LIKE THAT” OFF HIS HIT DEBUT ALBUM, BRONCO Mercury Nashville’s Canaan Smith spent the last few months on the road touring throughout the US and Europe, bringing his energetic Show More

Back For More Tour 2017

Jan. 25, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Wednesday, January 25, 2017) – As announced this morning, Mercury Nashville’s Canaan Smith returns to the U.K. in March joining Brad Paisley, Reba McEntire, Darius Rucker, Maren Morris, Brothers Osborne and more for the annual C2C: Country to Country music festival. Following the festival, Canaan heads out on a seven-date U.K. Back For Show More

Smash Cancer Announcement

Oct. 28, 2016

This summer, Canaan Smith launched the Smash Cancer initiative. After impulsively smashing a drum at a show earlier this year, and receiving an overwhelming crowd response, Canaan came up with an idea to use on-stage fun as an opportunity to raise money. He now autographs damaged drums after each show, and auctions them off to Show More

Sundown Headline Tour Announcement

Oct. 28, 2016

Canaan hit the road on his second headlining tour: The Sundown Ready Tour. Kicking off on Oct. 7 in Indianapolis, Canaan Smith is halfway through his trek across Ohio, West Virginia, New York and Nebraska (among other states.) After an 11 show stretch, he will close on Nov. 11 in Denver, Colorado. You can view Show More

Upcoming UK Tour

Oct. 28, 2016

Canaan Smith is set to join breakout UK country duo, The Shires, on their upcoming tour. The 19-date international excursion begins in Belfast, Ireland (11/15), and continues through Wales and Scotland before wrapping up in London (12/11). The Shires, hailing originally from England, will be promoting their newly released, second studio album, “The Universe”. You Show More

Returning Home

Oct. 28, 2016

Returning to his hometown of Williamsburg, VA, Canaan performed an education-supportive benefit concert. The show, presented by Smith’s childhood school (Williamsburg Christian Academy), earned money for a scholarship in memory of the singer’s late brother. Nathaniel Smith died in a car crash in 1994, and has since been remembered and commemorated through this endowment. Doors Show More

Sounds Like Nashville Feature

Oct. 28, 2016

Joining the Forever Country Cover Series, Canaan sang the emotional ”Please Remember Me” by Time McGraw. In the additional interview, Smith recalled a particular childhood memory that illustrated the emotional impact that this song had on his life. Even at the age of 10 or 11, “Please Remember Me” made his hair stand up. Watching Show More

Canaan Playing CMA Fest on June 11th

Apr. 12, 2016

JUST ANNOUNCED! Canaan will be playing the CMA fest Riverfront Stage again this year at 2:30pm on June 11th! Last year was EPIC! Let’s do it up even bigger this time!  

Canaan Smith – Boys’ Night Necessities

Feb. 15, 2016

Traveling on tour from city to city does not leave Canaan with much needed guy time. But when he is back from being on the road, Canaan makes it count with some essentials that will make every boys’ night even better. Find out what essentials every guy needs for his boys’ night on Man of Many.

BG Blackout Tour Off To A Great Start

Feb. 02, 2016

The Blackout Tour with Brantley Gilbert has officially begun. The shows in Saginaw, Lexington, and Terre Haute this weekend kicked the tour off with a great start! Check it out below to see the boys coming to a city near you. Tickets for all upcoming dates are available now and can be purchased HERE! Read more from Show More

College Football Playoffs Pregame Entertainment

Dec. 21, 2015

Just announced! Canaan will be singing “America the Beautiful” at the College Football Playoff on January 11 in Arizona! For more information visit:

Whiskey Riff Names Canaan Smith As Their #1 Artist To Listen To

Oct. 13, 2015

Canaan Smith is featured as Whiskey Riff’s #1 artist on their ‘6 New Artists You Need To Be Listening To Right The ‘F’ NOW’ list. Among Canaan are newcomers, Kelsea Ballerini, Brothers Osborne, Carter Winter, Michael Ray and Cam. Whiskey Riff describes Canaan as below: “Canaan has ‘it.’ What is ‘it’ you might ask – Show More

Canaan Smith Celebrates His First #1 Song

Sep. 16, 2015

Canaan Smith took over downtown Nashville as he celebrated his first ever #1 song for “Love You Like That.” The party took place at Cabana restaurant in Nashville, Tennessee where he was surrounded by all the people that helped get him to the top. The night was one to remember, or forget, as Jack Daniels Show More

Canaan Smith Announces Headlining Stompin’ Grounds Tour

Sep. 15, 2015

Canaan Smith is headed out on the road for his first headlining tour this fall/winter! The Stompin’ Grounds Tour, proudly presented by Dickies, is stopping in 11 cities with opening guest Russell Dickerson. Tickets go on sale this Friday, 9/18. Make sure to catch Canaan in a city near you soon! 11/6 – Charlotte, NC 11/12 Show More

Canaan Smith Partners With Dickies

Sep. 10, 2015

Dickies announced today that Canaan Smith will partner with them to launch the new Dickies Denim Collection. Serving as brand ambassador, Smith will be featured in an upcoming advertising campaign for the reengineered denim line that offers modern fits, washes and details for today’s man who requires style versatility both on and off the job. Show More

Canaan Smith Set To Perform on Today Show

Sep. 08, 2015

Just announced! Canaan Smith will perform his new single “Hole In A Bottle” on The Today Show September 14. Canaan will be on during the 10-11 a.m. ET hour with Kathie Lee and Hoda. The Today Show performance will also include an interview with Canaan that will include an exciting announcement! Follow Canaan on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for all Show More

Canaan Smith – How To Play “Hole In A Bottle” On Guitar

Aug. 19, 2015

Canaan Smith teaches you how to play his latest single “Hole In A Bottle” on guitar on This tune is the perfect weekend anthem, and now all you guitar players can sit around a campfire, throw some back and jam out to Canaan’s brand new single from his debut album, BRONCO. Watch and learn from the Show More

PREMIERE: Canaan Smith’s “Hole In A Bottle” Live Music Video

Aug. 17, 2015

Check out the live performance video for Canaan’s brand new single, “Hole In A Bottle” over at VEVO! The song is off of Canaan’s debut album, BRONCO which released this past June. The video compiles a series of footage from Canaan on the road throughout the year. This single follows up Canaan’s recent number one, “Love You Like Show More

Canaan Smith Announces New Single, “Hole In A Bottle”

Aug. 04, 2015

Following his recent #1 at country radio, Canaan has announced his next single will be “Hole In A Bottle”. The song is off his debut album, BRONCO, which released back in June. Check out this personal video announcement from Canaan on his Facebook page HERE.

Canaan Smith’s “Love You Like That” Hits Number One!

Jul. 13, 2015

Canaan’s “Love You Like That” has officially hit #1 on the country charts! The first of certainly many more. The song has sold over 600,000 downloads. “Love You Like That” also had one of the highest one week jumps in the history of the Mediabase Country Chart (total 1 week points increase) on its rise Show More

Watch Canaan Smith’s Acoustic Version of “Stuck”

Jul. 08, 2015

Check out Canaan Smith perform the acoustic version of his song, “Stuck” on Pop Sugar. Canaan slows it down even more in this heartfelt version that he shares with fans! “Stuck” was written by Canaan and can be heard on the debut album, BRONCO which released last month. You can download BRONCO here. Read the full article and watch the acoustic video Show More

Canaan Smith’s Debut Album BRONCO Now Available

Jun. 23, 2015

Canaan’s debut album Bronco featuring the GOLD single, “Love You Like That” is now available for purchase! The album takes you through a heartfelt story from start to finish, allowing fans a deeper look into who Canaan really is. “I wanted Bronco to tell my story of who I am and lead the listener through my Show More

Canaan Smith’s “Love You Like That” Goes Gold

Jun. 19, 2015

Canaan’s hit single “Love You Like That” has been certified Gold by the RIAA! Climbing its way up country radio’s Top 10, the song has accumulated almost 33 million combined streams (total streaming partners) and remains the best-selling debut single currently on the country radio chart. Canaan’s debut album, BRONCO releases in a few short Show More

Pre-Order Canaan Smith’s BRONCO Today

Jun. 10, 2015

Canaan Smith’s debut album, BRONCO is now available for pre-order HERE! The 11-song album will release on June 23 and includes the hit single “Love You Like That.” Target will feature an exclusive edition of BRONCO including two extra tracks, “Gettin’ Into” and “Fire.” Click here to pre-order the Target exclusive album today!

Canaan Smith Surprises Fans at Their Dream Wedding

Jun. 06, 2015

Canaan Smith surprised fans at their Dream Wedding on Thursday, June 4, in Kenwood, California just a day before the Sounds of Summer tour kicked off! Sponsored by the wedding website,, the “Dream Wedding” of the happy couple, Samantha Carisch and Taylor Sinclair were picked in an online vote for having the best story. Show More

Canaan’s Album BRONCO Set To Release June 23rd

Apr. 29, 2015

Just announced, Canaan will release his debut album, Bronco, on June 23. The album features his current top 20 hit single, “Love You Like That” which continues to be the best-selling debut single currently on the country radio chart, already selling over 360,000 tracks. The title track of the album written by Smith is in honor of Show More

Canaan Smith EP is Available Now!

Mar. 24, 2015

Canaan Smith’s self-titled EP, featuring the hit single “Love You Like That” and four new songs is available now! Download your copy here and don’t forget to the spread the word on Facebook and Twitter.

Canaan Smith To Release Self-Title Debut EP on March 24th

Feb. 17, 2015

Canaan Smith will release his highly anticipated debut EP on March 24th. The self-titled set includes Canaan’s current top 30 single “Love You Like That,” which continues to climb the country airplay charts and reached No. 1 on SiriusXM’s the Highway Hot 45 countdown. The EP will also contain four additional tracks and will available Show More

Canaan Smith Joins Dierks Bentley’s 2015 Sounds of Summer Tour

Jan. 13, 2015

Canaan Smith has just been announced as one of the opening acts on Dierks Bentley’s 2015 Sounds of Summer Tour . He will join Kip Moore and Maddie & Tae on what’s sure to be one of the summer’s hottest tickets. Earlier this morning, Bentley invited all of his tour mates to a meeting in Show More

Canaan On The Road With Kip Moore

Jan. 08, 2015

Kip Moore has announced that he will be taking Canaan Smith on the road with him for select dates this February and March! Find out all the dates Canaan will be performing and get your tickets here!    

Canaan Smith Named Artist to Watch By Yahoo Music

Jan. 02, 2015

Canaan Smith has been named one of the artists to watch in 2015 by Yahoo Music. Check out his live performance of “Love You Like That” and read the full interview about his songwriting, touring & more here!

Canaan Named Country Artist To Watch in 2015

Dec. 24, 2014

Canaan Smith has just been named one of the 15 country artists to watch in 2015 by Huffington Post. Read the full article here and watch one of the reasons why Huffington Post chose him for top 10!  

Canaan On Tour With Dan + Shay!

Dec. 01, 2014

Canaan Smith will join Dan + Shay on their “Where It All Began” Tour kicking off February 28th! Tickets on sale December 5th 2/28 – Knoxville, TN – Cotton Eyed Joe’s 3/01 – Charlotte, NC – Amos’ Southend 3/03 – Raleigh, NC – Lincoln Theatre 3/05 – Columbia, SC – Music Farm 3/11 – Fayetteville, Show More

“Love You Like That” No. 1 on Sirius XM The Highway

Dec. 01, 2014

A huge thank you to all the fans who requested and voted for “Love You Like That” on Sirius XM The Highway! The song topped The Highway’s top 45 countdown this week at No. 1 and it wouldn’t have happened without all of the fans. Thank you!  

Yahoo Music Gives Fans A Behind The Scenes Look Into “Love You Like That”

Oct. 27, 2014

One of the brightest country singles of this summer came from a new male artist, but didn’t deal with trucks, beers, parties, or anything remotely of the “bro” variety. Instead, Canaan Smith’s sweet ballad “Love You Like That” captured a sultry July evening by musing about wanting to indulge in slow kisses until sunrise. Read Show More

Love You Like That – Official Music Video Live

Sep. 10, 2014

The brand new music video for Canaan’s single “Love You Like That” is now live and can be watched on Vevo. The single has received raving reviews from fans and radio including a first week sales of 21,000+ and more than 70,000 votes during a radio country matchup. Check his tour dates here to see Show More

Canaan Fan Video

Aug. 01, 2014

Canaan keeps giving back to his fans in gratitude for all of the support he has received for his new single Love You Like That by sharing spontaneous acoustic videos, providing giveaways on social media, and dropping by fans houses. Canaan talks about his love and passion for his fans in his latest video here.   Show More

Canaan First Week Sales Sky Rocket

Jul. 31, 2014

There has been a BIG reaction to the new summer hit Love You Like That receiving 21,000+ sales in just the first week! This smash new single, written by Canaan along with hit songwriters Brett & Jim Beavers, is powered by a muscular vocal delivery and a message that is exactly who Canaan is, “I could never do it like Show More

Letters from the road 3 – AT&T Tour

Apr. 02, 2014

I’m currently sitting on an airplane, headed out to Kansas and getting ready for the last few dates of the AT&T Country Deep Tour. This tour has been an epic journey and I could not be more grateful for this opportunity. I’ve been able to play some of my new songs for the best crowds Show More

Letters From The Road 2 – AT&T Tour

Feb. 28, 2014

We have been on the road now for several weeks and it has been EPIC. The interaction with y’all on and off stage is like no other and I’m so thankful for each of you that have come out to a show! Both Jana & Austin have been awesome and there couldn’t be a better Show More

Letters from the Road 1 – AT&T Tour

Feb. 07, 2014

The first dates of the tour have been great and the crowd has been awesome! I am stoked to be on the Country Deep AT&T Tour with talented artists Austin Webb and Jana Kramer. I can’t wait to perform for everyone who is coming out. I have been in the studio recording some new ones Show More