Many guys consider “old-fashioned” to be a bad thing; but not Brett Eldredge. This country music crooner is at the top of his game with six No.1 singles, his sophomore album debuting at No.2 on the Billboard 200 All-Genre Album chart, a social following of over 3 million, and an authentic look and personality that match. Check out below a few ways that prove Brett Eldredge’s refined character positively affects his success as an artist – proving he’s the ultimate gentleman of 2018.
He’s always looking sharp.
Not only a top dog in country music, Brett is also killing the fashion game with his modern spins on classic country styles. His perfectly tailored suits have mastered men’s formal wear, and his performance/street looks are relaxed with stylish touches. Brett’s fun and unique takes on men’s styles compliment his charming personality; see a few of his best looks below for tips on dressing like a true gent.
He’s the best dad to his furry friend.
With his four-legged pal, Edgar, Brett shows us that he has a caring heart and selfless nature like that of the ultimate gentleman. Check out a couple of our favorite moments shared between this dynamic duo and you’ll see what we mean.
Frank Sinatra inspired his dapper aesthetic and sound.
Aside from his dashing style and look, Brett’s smooth sound is another trait that is reminiscent of the music icon. Brett has cited the legend for inspiring his music – he even warms up for shows by singing some of his favorite tunes by Ol’ Blue Eyes!
He looks out for other artists.
Brett appreciates the encouragement that he received as a new artist from big-names in country, like Keith Urban, and he strives to do the same today for the next up-and-comers. Brett explained this plan to carry out Keith’s kindness to Sounds Like Nashville.
“The way he lets you be the artist you want to be and encourages that and encourages you to get up there and show your stuff, and also…just really promote the artists that he tours with because he believes in them, and that’s what I want to do one day with my tours is help out others as well,” he explained.
He lives for his fans.
As he described to CBS News, Brett’s loyalty to his fans shows his dedication to bringing joy to others through his art. “A smile on their face is what I live for, and the lyrics on their lips and their sense of wonder is that feeds my sense of wonder,” he explained. Brett draws inspiration from his fans’ passion, and he stays grounded with a down to earth outlook.
He drinks whiskey on the rocks.
A classy drink for a classy man – Brett told Buzzfeed that his go-to drink is good ole’ whiskey on the rocks. We’d expect nothing less than this simple, yet sophisticated libation of choice for the master of smooth himself.
He keeps it real.
Brett’s no shady stud; you can see what he’s up to all day with his witty updates, serenades and hilarious antics on both Snapchat and Instagram Stories. He reminds us to have fun every day and ditch the inhibitions on social media – his fiery energy proves taking a classic approach to life, i.e. ‘keeping it real’ leads to more fun and less stress.
He knows how to treat a woman.
His latest single, “The Long Way,” shows Brett’s sensitive side and gentlemanly ways – he’s not afraid to get in tune with his emotions. A romantic, Brett treats women like a “queen with a silver crown,” proving chivalry is not dead. Look out for Duck Dynasty’s Sadie Robertson in “The Long Way” music video.
He’s got a heart of gold.
Before he hits the road for “The Long Way Tour,” Brett put on a show for some extra special fans. He recently partnered with Lyft to spread cheer and give back to the children being treated at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – showing us his genuine compassion. The singer met, danced with and performed for kids and their families. Check out this sweet video to witness the acts of care from a true gent.
Also published on Medium.