The Highway Names Greylan James the Latest ‘Highway Find’

The Highway (Ch. 56) has given up-and-coming country artist Greylan James the highly-coveted ‘Highway Find’ title. Hear his single “2 Years Back.”

Jackie Kolgraf
February 17, 2023

After heading into the SiriusXM studios in downtown Nashville for what he believed to be a normal interview, Greylan James received a special surprise from SiriusXM host Storme Warren: Greylan is the newest Highway Find! Warren later treated The Highway (Ch. 56) listeners to the official radio premiere of “2 Years Back,” the new song from Greylan that was released today.Click here to stream The Highway on SiriusXMBorn and raised in Knoxville, TN, you may recognize Greylan from NBC’s The Voice or his songwriting credits on Kenny Chesney’s No. 1 single “Happy Does,” Darius Rucker’s “Ol’ Church Hymn,” and Breland’s “For What It’s Worth.” Quickly building an impressive discography and a loyal fanbase, it’s clear this Highway Find is a superstar just beginning to hit his stride.

“When I got surprised with being the next Highway Find, it literally felt like watching my life change before my eyes,” Greylan shared. “It has jump-started so many incredible careers, and I’ve heard so many of my favorite country artists say, ‘It all started when The Highway got on board.’ I’m thankful, honored, and pumped to hear my song on their station. Let’s go!”

2023 has already started off strong for the singer/songwriter who is currently on tour opening for Old Dominion on the No Bad Vibes Tour throughout the US.

About “2 Years Back”

Co-written by Greylan, Matt Roy (Kane Brown, Chris Young, Chris Janson), and Brock Berryhill (Kane Brown, Chris Young, LoCash), “2 Years Back” explores the aftermath of a relationship with a retrospective point of view that highlight’s Greylan’s impeccable songwriting and artistry that align him perfectly with The Highway’s commitment to spotlighting outstanding new talent in the genre.

About ‘The Highway Finds’

A highly-coveted honor within the country music community, the Highway Find program is part of The Highway’s commitment to spotlighting outstanding new talent in the genre. Greylan joins an elite group of power players with the accolade, including reigning ACM New Male Artist of the Year Parker McCollum, reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year Luke Combs, Gabby Barrett, Maren Morris, Dan + Shay, Cole Swindell, Florida Georgia Line, and many more.