James Johnston


The hottest topic in Australian Country right now, James Johnston certainly knows how to make a lasting impression with audiences around the globe. Queensland based country boy James reached highs in the first year of his career that some can only dream of.

Johnston delivers hit after hit after hit! From his debut single ‘RAISED LIKE THAT’ being certified ARIA GOLD, clocking up over 14 million streams to date to his second single ‘SMALL TOWN’ taking the number 1 spot on country radio for 10 consecutive weeks.

'SAME SONGS' being his current single and first collaboration with NZ artist Kaylee Bell, continuing to break records with it being his highest daily streamed song since its release in July this year.

Johnston’s undeniable talent and high-energy live show, paired with his hardworking and humble attitude, has declared him the one to watch coming out of Australia.


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