Parker McCollum is an American singer and songwriter who has specialized in Americana and Country music. Parker McCollum was born on June 15, 1992. He stands at 5 ft 10 inches and weighs 72kg. He is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend called Hallie Light.
He grew up in Conroe, Texas and while he was very small, he listened to country music and had the likes of Willie Nelson, Buck Owens and Porter Wagoner as the artistes that influenced his love for the music genre.
Parker McCollum was also introduced to Cross Canadian Ragweed, Pat Green and Chris Knight. While in elementary school, Parker McCollum learnt how to play the violin and as a result of that, he played in the school’s orchestra.
At age 13, he also started learning how to play the guitar and how to write his own music. Parker McCollum also decided to learn how to play harmonica at age 15 and by age 16, he had the chance to perform at local venues.
While playing at local venues, he also had his education at The Woodlands College Park High School and successfully graduated. He released his first single and EP in 2013. Parker McCollum finally released his full-length debut album The Limestone Kid on February 24, 2015.
In the same year, Parker McCollum and his band toured Texas and performed at different venues and events including RedGorilla Music Festival. His EP titled Probably Wrong:. Session One was released on July 7, 2017, and he followed up with Session Two on September 8, 2017.
In 2022, Parker McCollum was nominated for Academy Of Country Music Awards and the category was New Male Artist of the Year. He got nominated in the Breakthrough Video of the Year category for the CMT Music Awards. For the Country Music Association Awards, Parker McCollum got nominated in the New Artist of the Year category.
Parker McCollum Dad
The parents of Parker McCollum are Anderson McCollum and Ivy McCollum. Anderson McCollum Gave Parker McCollum so much support in his childhood days as he made his to become a singer and songwriter.
Not so much is known of Anderson McCollum.