Drake White

American singer

William Drake White (born October 3, 1983) is an American country music singer-songwriter. He was born in Hokes Bluff, Alabama, but raised in Nashville, Tennessee. In early 2013, he released his debut single "Simple Life" through MCA Nashville.[1][2] On August 19, 2016, White released "Spark", his debut album under Dot Records. It charted at No. 4 on the Top Country Albums chart.[3] The album's third single, "Makin' Me Look Good Again", was released in 2016.

In January 2019, White was diagnosed with arteriovenous malformation (AVM), a rare vascular disease.[4]


  1. Chuck Dauphin. "615 Spotlight: Drake White's 'Simple Life'". Billboard.
  2. "Drake White Releases Debut Single "The Simple Life" - Music News Nashville". 26 March 2013. Archived from the original on 10 August 2016. Retrieved 23 August 2019.
  3. Asker, Jim (August 30, 2016). "Dolly Parton Back at No. 1 on Top Country Albums After 25 Years". Billboard.
  4. "Country singer Drake White diagnosed with debilitating brain disorder". CNN. August 22, 2019.