The Recording Industry of America made a surprise visit toÂ Little Big Town,Â right before their performance at Baltimoreâ€™s Royal Farms Arena, Friday night (April 8,2016).
Little Big Townâ€˜s,Â Karen Fairchild,Â Kimberly Schlapman,Â Jimi Westbrook, andÂ Phillip SweetÂ were awarded with an RIAA double-platinum certification for their hit, â€œGirl Crush.â€
â€œGirl Crushâ€ was written byÂ Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, andÂ Liz Rose.Â The single won two CMA Awards (Single of The Year and Song of The Year), was nominated for Grammy Song of The Year and earned distinction of Grammy Best Country Song. The group also took home a Grammy for Best Country Duo/Group Performance for this amazing track.
â€œGirl Crushâ€ was the second single of the album gold-selling sixth album,Â Pain KillerÂ (Captain Records Nashville). The song remained No.1 on theÂ BillboardÂ Hot Country Songs chart for 13 straight weeks â€“ the longest record in the top spot since 1959.
Congrats toÂ Little Big TownÂ from us here atÂ Celeb Secrets Country! Itâ€™s been months and we still canâ€™t stop singing it!
Photo byÂ Becky Fluke