Jason Aldean’s recently released music video for his new single ‘Try That In A Small Town’ has sparked considerable backlash online.
However, the singer does not face universal criticism. Renowned country icons Travis Tritt and Pat Boone have come forward in support of him.
After his latest release sparked controversy, Aldean spoke out regarding the situation. The controversy arose when the music video accompanying the release was made available last week.
In the past 24 hours I have been accused of releasing a pro-lynching song (a song that has been out since May) and was subject to the comparison that I (direct quote) was not too pleased with the nationwide BLM protests. These references are not only meritless, but dangerous.…
— Jason Aldean (@Jason_Aldean) July 18, 2023