Artist Spotlight: Gary Burk III - You Got Me
Pittsburgh-based country artist Gary Burk III's debut single with MTS Records, "Friday Night" stormed into the iTunes Country Songs chart Top 20 (Canada) with its infectious groove and "good time" lyrics. The track received more than 50,000 Spotify streams, while the lyric video has
"You Got Me" and its whole hearted lyrics like "wanting you is all I been needing" already has 12,000 views on Youtube and is steady climbing.
Hailing from Western Pennsylvania, Gary Burk III's musical journey began at age 9, while riding along with his dad to their family camp. There was a song playing on the radio...some old-time country tune that touched Gary in a way that would change his life forever.
Drawing inspiration from his biggest influences, Alabama, Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan, Gary fronts his 3 piece band of outlaws, performing at events across the region. Gary's extensive collection of guitars includes a Custom Built Signature J&B Customs Tele-Style, as well as a Gibson Les Paul Robot Series In Manhattan Blue. He uses a Line 6 M16 module played through an Egnater Tweaker 40 amplifier.
When he's not touring or recording, Gary enjoys spending time with his twin boys and two daughters.
Watch the official lyric video of "You Got Me" at https://youtu.be/FRvCCokqJcU.