Russell Dickerson has definitely made a splash in the local Country Music scene. He has over 4.6 Million Monthly listeners on Spotify alone. His last album, “Yours,” peaked at number 39 on the Billboard 200. The title track to “Yours,” also peaked at number 49 on the Billboard Hot 100. According to Billboard, Russell Dickerson’s real-life love story jolted his career, as the adorable ballad “Yours” – his love letter to wife Kailey – became the Tennessee native’s breakout hit. He’s continued to bring the hits with follow-up singles “Blue Tacoma” and “Every Little Thing,” all of which are from his debut album, 2017’s Yours. We have previously reviewed his smash singles, “Home Sweet,” and “Alright” which features Clara Mae.
Russell is back with a more stripped down version of his hit single, “Love You Like I Used To.” What a powerful version of this song. With it being a stripped version, it feels more intimate and really showcases his voice. Russell’s vocals are absolutely stunning in all of his songs, but with this song, it is put into the forefront. This really pays off and almost gives the song a whole new meaning.
Russell Dickerson has already proven that he is a force to be reckoned with. With this new version of “Love You Like I Used To,” it pretty much solidifies it. Now it is just a waiting game to see what he comes out with next. Check out the Stripped version of “Love You Like I Used To,” above and follow Russell below.
Jerrett Franklin grew up in a small town. He moved to Nashville to pursue a music career. After writing for a few different artists in the area, he decided to branch out and give local music the spotlight. That is where the idea for Music On The Rox originated from. We are dedicated to shining a light on local music and giving a voice to those who aren’t being heard.