“These boys dope, man!”: Nelly breaks down why Florida Georgia Line is “Smooth”

Filed under: Entertainment News |

By Music News Group

Courtesy of BMLG RecordsFriday night in Austin, Texas, Florida Georgia Line‘s Dig Your Roots Tour officially morphs into the Smooth trek. Joining the duo for their summer dates are Chris Lane, rapper Nelly and sometimes the Backstreet Boys.

Of course, Nelly and FGL have already had a major crossover hit together, with their breakthrough smash “Cruise.”

“These guys, the reason that I love them is, yeah, they’re country artists, but their respect for all music is so on a higher level…” Nelly says. “They grew up listening to everything. It’s just they’re country artists, if you gotta put a gender on it. …read more