Lainey Wilson Releases Brand-New Single, “Hang Tight Honey,” From Forthcoming Studio Album Whirlwind

Nashville, TN (May 13, 2024) – Today, multi-platinum GRAMMY®-award winning artist, Lainey Wilson releases “Hang Tight Honey” via Broken Bow Records. From her highly anticipated record, Whirlwind, out August 23, 2024, “Hang Tight Honey” made its world premiere on Country radio today and is impacting next Monday, May 20. Listen to “Hang Tight Honey” now as well as pre-order/pre-save/pre-add Whirlwind HERE.

Written by Wilson, Driver Williams, Jason Nix, Paul Sikes, and produced by GRAMMY® award-winning producer, Jay Joyce, “Hang Tight Honey” follows the announcement of Wilson’s forthcoming record, Whirlwind.

Rooted in the spirit of hardworking women, empowerment, and resilience, “Hang Tight Honey” blends Country with elements of 70’s Funk and Rock into Wilson’s signature sound – creating an instant hit.

With its infectious groove and empowering lyrics, the song celebrates the strength and tenacity of women while also infusing a fresh, contemporary vibe, serving as a testament to Wilson’s artistry and creativity, solidifying her position as a trailblazer in the modern country music scene.

Already this year, Wilson has won a GRAMMY® for Best Country Album, a People’s Choice Award for Country Female Artist of The Year, a CMT Music Award for Female Video of The Year, and made her Australian touring debut. Fans can catch Wilson on her “Country’s Cool Again” North American 2024 headlining tour and later this week on the Academy of Country Music Awards’ (ACM) stage. For a full list of tour dates and more information, please visit


About Lainey Wilson:

GRAMMY®-award winning, prolific singer-songwriter, Lainey Wilson has earned the enthusiasm and praise of the industry. Critically acclaimed and touted as ‘Entertainer of the Year,’ the Louisiana native who has often been described as a “bona fide storyteller at work,” has made a name for herself as a next generation icon. Constantly defying the traditional norms and conventions of the Country music genre, Wilson’s “rulebreaking” achievements have led her to numerous accolades and a diehard fanbase. 

Nearly 10 years to the day after leaving her small farming community in a camper trailer to chase her dreams in Nashville, she earned her first PLATINUM certified song, with “Things A Man Oughta Know,” and won over legions of fans across the globe with her signature sound and aesthetic, blending traditional Country with a modern yet retro flare.

Thus far, her music has taken her worldwide with headlining shows in Europe, the UK, Australia, and more. With seven No.1 songs to date, Wilson has become the lead female artist with the most No.1’s this decade along with two GRAMMY nominations, six ACM, and seven CMA awards.

Making her acting debut in Season 5 of Paramount’s smash hit series Yellowstone, Wilson has become a triple-threat in the industry, claiming the roles of singer, songwriter, and actressFans can also catch Wilson on her upcoming “Country’s Cool Again” headlining North American tour later this summer and pre-order/pre-save/pre-add her forthcoming studio album, Whirlwind now.