Chayce Beckham gave fans an update on new music!
The 2021 American Idol winner shared a video with fans via Instagram stories from his new Nashville home, updating fans on the status of new music as they eagerly await his debut album and the follow-up single to his chart-topping debut single, “23.”
In the series of video clips shared to his Instagram stories, Beckham tells fans that he just got home from writing a song and he expressed how happy he is with the new song before telling viewers that he has been writing almost everyday for the last few weeks. He even admitted that he think he is going to end up with more songs that he know what to do with.
“I just got back from writing a song in town today, and it went really good,” the Apple Valley native explained. “I’m really happy with the way the song came out, but we’ve been doing these writes almost everyday for the last few weeks. We’re doing one song a day, two songs again, and I think we’re going to have more songs then we’ll know what to do with.”
He continued to shared that he is so excited to share new music with his fans as the songs are very “special” to him. The former heavy machinery operator told fans he is working on new music and it will be coming out soon.
“So, I’m really excited to get to share some of these songs with y’all and really get your feedback on some of them,” Beckham added. “They’re special to me, so, I just can’t wait to kind of share this with you guys and I just wanted to kind of give you guys an update. I know you guys are waiting for new music and it’s coming soon, so, I’m working on it.”
Beckham is officially “all settled in” now in Nashville and is “back to writing songs ever morning,” according to a recent Instagram update by the singer. “I’m really excited to get these tracks recorded and released for y’all.”
The rising country star also let fans know that he is working with Ross Copperman, the same producer that he worked with on “23,” and that has produced hits for superstars such as Dierks Bentley, Gabby Barrett, Kelsea Ballerini, Chris Tomlin and more.
In addition to working with Copperman, he also shared an image on Instagram working in the studio alongside songwriter Ilsey Juber, who he labeled “amazing,” and who co-wrote Miley Cyrus’ “Nothing Breaks Like A Heart” and her viral hit “Midnight Sky.”
Before winning the show, the Idol winner told us that his album was already mostly written but that he had to get in the studio to record the tracks.
“We got a whole album ready to go,” Beckham previously told us in an interview. “Once we get done with this, and we can get into the studio, then, that’s it, the rest will be history. As far as those songs go. I’m done with those, I finished those sometime last year, that’s the way that it goes out.”
Additionally, Beckham recently accepted the American Reality Television Award (ARTAS) for Outstanding Judging Panel on behalf of Idol judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie.
“What’s going on everybody, It’s Chayce Beckham the winner of season 4 of American Idol,” Beckham said in an acceptance speech in a video clip, while fishing on a lake. “And I’m accepting the award of Outstanding Judging Panel on behalf of our three judges, Katy, Luke and Lionel.”
The songwriter’s taped acceptance speech went on to thank everyone who watches the popular singing competition show as well as the judges for helping his success. Beckham continued, “And just want to say thank you to everybody who made the show happen this year, and especially the three judges, who made it super special for me and gave me an opportunity to start my career and really enjoy what I’m doing with my life. So thank you everybody, thanks to the three judges and we’re super happy to have this award.”
Beckham is set to hit the road for a few shows with 3 Doors Down later this summer.