The release of Jeff Bates' new album, Leave The Light On, earns the country crooner his highest scanning debut at #12 on the Billboard Country Album Chart. With 19,043 copies sold in the first week, Leave The Light On, more than doubled the first week sales of his critically acclaimed debut album, Rainbow Man.
"With the release of his sincere, sexy and emotionally honest new CD Leave the Light On, Bates solidifies his standing as one of the important new voices in country music."The Chicago Tribune
"What separates Bates from the rest of the blue-jeaned pack is his resonant baritone -- with sexy spoken interludes that make him the country Barry White…" The Los Angeles Times