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Cowboy Troy

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Rapper Cowboy Troy exploded onto the united states music picture in 2004 using a blend of nation and rap he loves to contact “hick-hop.” It had been his appearance in the Big & Wealthy monitor “Rollin’ (The Ballad of Big & Wealthy)” that place him on CMT and into every honky tonk DJ’s record collection that calendar year, but Troy’s participation in nation music with Big & Wealthy began over ten years earlier. It had been 1993 in his hometown of Dallas when Cowboy Troy — true name Troy Coleman — initial met John Full. Full was a person in Texassee, the music group that could morph into Lonestar. Troy acquired developed on Jerry Reed, Charlie Daniels, as well as the Oak Ridge Guys, but he also adored the rock and roll of Kiss and ZZ Best as well as the hip-hop of Run-D.M.C. and Sir Mix-A-Lot. He discovered a pal in High, a person who was also located in nation but a lover of all forms of music. Both kept in contact as High required Lonestar to the very best. By 1999, Troy was requesting period off at his work managing a Feet Locker and going to Nashville to look his rap-meets-country demos. High was now dealing with Big Kenny and both were occupied hosting their “Muzik Mafia” evenings — a performer’s roundtable known because of its risk-taking attitude. Troy’s design fit correct in and he spent another 3 years perfecting his live display. He was a lot more than prepared when Big & High asked him to seem on the debut album. Equine of the Different Color became an enormous hit as well as the sold-out tour that followed it included a showstopping appearance from Cowboy Troy. Performing “Rollin’ (The Ballad of Big & Wealthy)” using the duo within the 2004 Nation Music Association Honours made Troy just the second dark artist to consider the stage in the display, the first becoming Charley Satisfaction 38 years previously. Cowboy Troy quickly landed his personal record cope with Warner Bros. Nashville and surely got to focus on his debut with Big & High as makers. Loco Motive strike the shelves in-may of 2005 as its 1st solitary, the rousing “I Play Poultry using the Teach,” was climbing the graphs. He soon got a gig as co-host of CMT’s performing competition Nashville Celebrity, which place him alongside Wynonna Judd using one time of year, Jewel on another. In 2007 he released his second full-length, the a lot more severe Black within the Saddle. A yr later on he performed in the Republican Country wide Convention and parted methods with Warner Bros. His 2009 recording, Demolition Objective: Studio room Blue Sessions, got within the indie label Winding Street. Demolition Mission do well enough to come back Troy to the nice graces of Warner Nashville, which released his third record, King of Night clubs, in springtime of 2014.

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Full Name Cowboy Troy
Height 1.96 m


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#Fact
1 Has 3 sons - triplets - born in 2007: Riley Joseph, Reece Jacob, and John Reagan.
2 Before he was a country music rapper, he worked as an assistant manager of a FootLocker in Dallas, TX.
3 Is a country music rapper. He calls his music Hick Hop.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dancing with the Stars TV Series 1 episode, 2012 performer - 1 episode, 2012
Best of CMT Music Awards 2009 TV Special performer: "Save a Horse Ride a Cowboy"
True Blood TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2008 writer - 1 episode, 2008
The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning 2007 TV Movie performer: "Duke Boys Swingin'"
Las Vegas TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2005 writer - 1 episode, 2005

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
One Heart delayed Lance Rawlings
Furnace 2007 Officer Troy (as 'Cowboy' Troy Coleman)

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2014 CMT Music Awards 2014 TV Special Himself
2013 American Country Awards 2013 TV Special Himself - Presenter
The Country Vibe with Chuck and Becca 2013 TV Series
Dancing with the Stars 2012 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
The Mo'Nique Show 2010 TV Series Himself
Gone Country 2008 TV Series Himself
WWE Raw 2006-2007 TV Series Himself - Audience Member / Himself
Nashville Star 2004-2007 TV Series Host / Himself - Host
- Miranda Returns 2007 ... Host
2006 ALMA Awards 2006 TV Special Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2006 TV Series Himself - Interviewee / Musical Guest
CMT: Greatest Men 2005 2005 TV Movie Himself
MuzikMafia TV 2005 TV Series
2005 Radio Music Awards 2005 TV Special Himself
The Tony Danza Show 2005 TV Series Himself
Las Vegas 2005 TV Series Himself
CMA Music Festival: Country Music's Biggest Party 2005 TV Movie Himself
Good Morning America 2005 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2005 TV Series Himself
The CMT Music Awards 2005 TV Special Himself

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Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Best of CMT Music Awards 2009 TV Special Himself

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