14 THOUSAND spins at Canadian radio | 12 THOUSAND BDS/Nielsen spins
2020 - #1 iTunes “Walk On” Top 100 Country Singles Chart (South Africa)
2020 - #18 iTunes “Walk On” All Categories chart (South Africa)
2019 - #1 most spun song SiriusXM Channel 171 August 12th 2019 to January 5th 2020 (16 Weeks + 800 Spins) “Good Times”
2019 - #3 Daily Countdown “Good Times” DMDS
2019 – BC Country Music Association – Male Artist Of The Year (Nominated)
2019 – 769,500 Streams – Spotify Artist In Review
2018 – 1 Million Streams – Spotify – “Go Big Or Go Home”
2018 – Top 80 US Country Music Row – “Keepin’ On”
2015 – BC Country Music Association – Rising Star (Nominated)
2015 – Canadian Music Week – Country single of the year (Nominated)
2014 - #22 Canadian Country Billboard single – “Keepin On”
2010 – 1 Million Views on YouTube – Jet Black Stare “Ready To Roll”
2009 - #26 US Billboard Active Rock – Jet Black Stare “Ready To Roll”
Rock and roll passion mixed with a heart of country gold! Rod Black’s musical journey mirrors that of Kid Rock and Aaron Lewis. Rod Black was the lead singer of Jet Black Stare who reached 26 on the US Billboard Rock Charts. Black has also seen success when he went back to his country roots reaching top 20 on the Canadian Billboard charts.
Rod has shared the stage with country acts such as Dierks Bentley, Chris Young, Dallas Smith, Meghan Patrick, as well as national rock artists Three Doors Down, Stained & Shinedown.
Rod Black grew up on vintage country classics from southern rock pioneers to the original country outlaws.
In 2017, Black got the attention of Bristol Records who receive worldwide distribution through SONY/The Orchard. Bristol Records quickly signed him to a multi-year contract. Black’s stage presence and his experience with touring is second to none, while his drive and passion for music is simply unstoppable.
In 2018, Bristol Records released Black’s top 20 Canadian Billboard single, “Keepin’ On”, to the US market. This proved to be successful as it reached top 80 on the US Country Music Row Charts. Black spent all of 2018 touring with his labelmates throughout the United States which included Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Tennessee, Georgia and Florida. They also performed in parts of Canada.
In 2019, Bristol Records released “Good Times” which was produced by Dan Swinimer and co-written by Rod Black, Chris Labelle (Rivertown Saints) and Dan Swinimer. The song hit #1 on SiriusXM Canada in less than 3 weeks following the release and stayed at that position for and incredible 16+ weeks.
In 2020, Rod Black has teamed up with Producer/Writer Jeff Johnson who is a 2017 CCMA award winner (Producer of the year) and a 5-time BC Country Music Association award winning Producer. The first release for 2020 titled “Walk On” was co-written by Black and Johnson. The duo has seen major success previously as co-writers with US Billboard charting rock group Jet Black Stare which got signed by Island/Def Jam New York. The pair also wrote the top 20 Billboard Country song “Keepin On” in 2014 which Jeff Johnson also Produced