Happy Birthday, Chris Stapleton.
In celebration, we have compiled six Stapleton facts and photos.
- Stapleton’s middle name is Alvin.
- Chris’ hometown of Staffordsville, KY only claimed a population of 2403 during the 2000 census.
- Chris graduated from Johnson Central High School as his class salutation.
- Chris’ father was a coal miner.
- Chris’ wife, Morgane Stapleton is also a famed writer and co-penned Carrie Underwood’s "Don’t Forget To Remember Me."
- Chris has accumulated songwriting credits for over 170 songs that he has either written or co-written. Here are a few that you might recognize: Luke Bryan – “Drink A Beer,” Gary Allan - “Hangover Tonight,” Darius Rucker – “Come Back Song,” Josh Turner – “Your Man,” Thomas Rhett – “Crash and Burn,” Adele – “If It Hadn’t Been For Love.”
Photo Credit: Getty Images.