Photography courtesy of Ben Burgess

When we last left Ben Burgess, the East Dallas native was fresh off the success of writing hit country track “Whiskey Glasses,” sung by Morgan Wallen, and signing a contract with Big Loud Records. As Burgess continues to work on his first solo album, he shared a snippet of his voice in the song “Outlaw” on Wallen’s sophomore album “Dangerous: The Double Album.” Burgess, whose local claim to fame was recording the famous on-hold telephone music at Greenville Avenue Pizza Company, wrote another song, “More Surprised Than Me,” on Wallen’s album. “I feel like I’m dreaming. Thank you @morganwallen for givin me this opportunity to have my songs and voice [heard]..can’t wait to sang this one to the world with ya,” Burgess said on Facebook. Give it a listen.


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