CAA Signs 'Yodeling Kid' Mason Ramsey: Exclusive

Mason Ramsey
Nick Swift

Mason Ramsey

The viral star has already played Coachella and appeared on Ellen.

CAA has signed viral star Mason Ramsey, an 11-year-old internet sensation who skyrocketed to fame earlier this year.

Ramsey has already performed at both Coachella and Stagecoach and appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres Show. Ramsey became an internet sensation after being discovered on video by a Walmart customer inside a Harrisburg, Ill. store, performing Hank Williams Sr.’s "Lovesick Blues." In just one week, the video skyrocketed to 20 million views and has surpassed 50.9 million views since. In May, he sang an impromptu duet with Bebe Rexha of her hit song "Meant to Be" on the red carpet of the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas.

Ramsey is signed to Big Loud Records and Atlantic Records and is the youngest country artist to be signed to a major label since Billy Gillman. Ramsey made his debut at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry in April to a standing ovation and first single, "Famous," debuted at No. 2 on Billboard's Country Digital Song Sales with 19,000 sold in the first week ending May 3, according to Nielsen Music, while drawing 10.8 million U.S. streams. The pop-country song also hit No. 4 on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart.

Ramsey appeared at Coachella as a guest of DJ Whethan and at Stagecoach as a special guest of Florida Georgia Line. Ramsey debuted at the CMA Fest earlier this year and sang the national anthem at Nashville's Nissan Stadium last Friday. He is managed by Good Luck Have Fun and his attorney is Edward Shapiro at Reed Smith.

Last week, Ramsey released a studio version of his "Lovesick Blues" cover:


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