Billy Dean is an American country music singer and songwriter born in Quincey, Florida on April 2, 1962. At eight years old he started playing in his father’s band called The Country Rocks. While attending high school he continued playing in his father’s band and with other musicians. He released his debut single in 1990 titled “Lowdown Lonely” and released his debut album the same year titled Young Man. The album was certified gold by the RIAA. He has since released the albums Billy Dean, Fire in the Dark, Men’ll Be Boys, It’s What I Do, Real Man, Let Them Be Little, The Christ, Signs Richard Leigh, The One Behind the Wheel, and A Man of Good Fortune. He also released five compilation albums and 28 singles. 3 of his singles reached the number one spot on music charts and 11 have been top ten hits.