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Thomas Rhett offers glimpse of country music's future at Royal Farms Arena

Thomas Rhett offers glimpse of country music's future at Royal Farms Arena

Thomas Rhett is 26, but he’s been doing this songwriting thing for a while. 

On Friday night at Royal Farms Arena, the rising country star was eager to prove it. Offering a video montage as evidence, the crowd saw him at age 8, high-pitched singing an original ditty. Then came shots of a teenaged Rhett having a jam session with friends. 

Afterward, he emerged on a platform at the opposite end of the stage, signaling it was time to take an acoustic trip down memory lane. The Nashville singer/songwriter quickly ran through pieces of hits he helped write for other artists like Lee Brice (“Parking Lot Party”), Florida Georgia Line (“Round Here”) and Michael Ray (“Think a...

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