Lyle Pearce Lovett (born November 1, 1957) is an American singer-songwriter and actor. Active since 1980, he has recorded thirteen albums and released 21 singles to date, including his highest entry, the #10 chart hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, "Cowboy Man". Lovett has won four Grammy Awards, including Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Album. His most recent, It's Not Big It's Large was released in 2007, where it debuted and peaked at #2 on the Top Country Albums chart.
New album, which will be released on the Curb/Lost Highway label, features four songs written by Lovett with the remainder written by various songwriters from Texas. The album represents his signature fusion of several music genres including country, blues, folk, jazz, rock, and gospel.