He has also had 26 of his singles rank high on various Billboard charts, with seven of them ranking in the top 10.The musician was born and raised in La Mirada, California on December 5, 1967.The budding musician used the money to record some of the songs that he and Byron had worked during their early collaboration.Byron sent four of these songs to different labels who immediately started clamoring for the rights to the musician. Under Decca, Allan released his first three albums Although the first two albums produced some high flying singles, his third album reflected a musical growth and maturity in Allan’s approach that really gave the album wings. After Decca Records folded up in early-1999, Gary was moved up to the artist roster of its parent company MCA Nashville.
Gary Allan I love the intimacy of venues like the House of Blues.
Gary Allan I don't want to hear songs about how sunshiny things are.
I don't like songs that feel like radio candy...
The two hit it off and kept in touch over the years, often collaborating on small projects.
In 1995, Gary Allan was gifted a generous ,000 cheque by a wealthy couple after they had listened to his demo tape that he had left in the glove box of a truck they had purchased.