Tequila Comisario® announced a partnership with Multi-Platinum entertainer Chris Young at a VIP event from the Grammy-nominated singer’s sold-out headlining concert at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine last night. The multi-award winning tequila brand is teaming up with Young as its new global ambassador for a major national marketing campaign, launching this month, to further position its ultra-premium Tequila Comisario®.
“We are very delighted to officially welcome Chris Young to our family! Our ultra-premium tequilas are intended for the savvy and sophisticated connoisseur in-the-know and looking for a quality tasting experience. Our Blanco makes an incredible margarita and is wonderfully smooth straight up” said Luis Cota, President and CEO for Elite Beverage International. “With over four decades in the wine and spirits industry, I can truly say, that our portfolio of premium tequilas will surprise even the most refined palate.”
In addition to a nationwide marketing and advertising campaign, Young will make appearances with Tequila Comisario at Applejack Wine & Spirits (8/12 Denver, CO) and Costco (8/16 Scottsdale, AZ).
“I’m so proud to be working with Comisario Tequila,” said Young. “It’s exciting to be a small part of their growth in the marketplace, and it’s truly the finest tequila I’ve ever had.”
Available in three delicious expressions; including the mixable Blanco, and the perfectly aged, Reposado and Añejo. These small-batch tequilas are double-distilled and cold-filtered, made from the finest, hand-selected 100% Blue Weber Agave. This Agave is grown in the rich red clay soil and cool climate of the Jalisco Highlands in Mexico for a minimum of seven years and harvested at the optimum time to produce the ultra-premium tequila. This ideal tequila is passionately produced by talented master distillers and agave growers, with generations of experience and a reputable tequila lineage in Jalisco, Mexico. With deep roots in its estate owned and estate produced land, sourcing and producing perfect, ultra-premium tequila is now at its absolute finest.
ABOUT CHRIS YOUNG: By his 34th birthday, multi-platinum RCA Records Nashville entertainer Chris Young has accumulated an impressive list of accomplishments, including membership in the iconic Grand Ole Opry, 2 Billion on-demand streams, 12 Million singles sold, 11 career No. 1 singles, 17 R.I.A.A. Gold/Platinum/Multi-Platinum certified projects, 2 Grammy nominations, 3 Country Music Association nominations and 4 Academy of Country Music nominations. As a prolific creator, Chris has given fans 7 studio albums in 12 years including Losing Sleep, his third project in less than two years. The title track is certified Platinum while “Hangin’ On” is his ninth No. 1 as a songwriter. Losing Sleep (2017) and I’m Comin’ Over (2015) debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart with “I’m Comin’ Over” becoming Young’s first 2x Platinum single.
Named “one of his era’s finest traditionalists” by the Associated Press, Chris has quickly become an international ambassador for country music, performing to capacity crowds around the world including the sold-out C2C Festival in the UK. With a hit-packed set that highlights his eleven chart-toppers — including back-to-back No. 1s “Losing Sleep,” “Sober Saturday Night,” “Think Of You,” and “I’m Comin’ Over” — the Grammy and ACM nominated vocalist headlined the Chris Young Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour including his first hometown headlining stop at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena playing to a capacity crowd of nearly 14,000 fans, friends and family.
2019 brings new music — “Raised On Country” — and a new headlining tour – Raised On Country World Tour 2019 — visiting more than 45 cities through November including Charlotte, Boston, Philadelphia, Dallas, Las Vegas, Indianapolis, St. Louis, Phoenix, San Diego and more.
For a full list of tour dates and more information, visit chrisyoungcountry.com.