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Craig Campbell scores big with country cover of Grammy-nominated 'Royals'

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Currently climbing the country charts with his newest single “Keep Them Kisses Comin’", Craig Campbell's cover of "Royals", the Grammy-nominated song written and recorded by 17-year-old sensation Lorde, has been named one of the best covers of the song and Campbell is garnering rave reviews, according to a post on his official Facebook Campbell’s Corral Fan Page for Craig Campbell on Dec. 21. Campbell's cover of "Royals" is making its way up both the country and pop charts.

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Craig Campbell's cover of “Royals” has landed him the number three spot on BuzzFeed’s list of the top covers of the song. Craig Campbell’s version features “The Raging Idiots” and his distinctive baritone makes the song his own. Campbell first performed his cover of “Royals” on the Bobby Bones Show and went on to make a quirky video to accompany the cover. Craig Campbell’s version is available on iTunes and all proceeds benefit the Humane Society.

Fans will have a chance to see Craig Campbell perform his version of “Royals” when he resumes his tour promoting his sophomore CD “Never Regret” in January 2014. For more information, tour dates and merchandise, visit Craig Campbell’s website.

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