Since releasing his debut album, Man With A Memory, on Universal South, Joe Nichols
has been reaping in the awards. Billboard named Nichols the Top New Country Artist of 2002, and his song "The Impossible," was certified as the #10 most played song of the year. Nichols received the 'triple crown' of new artist awards this year by winning CMA's Horizon Award, the Academy of Country Music's Top New Male Vocalist Award, and CMT named "Brokenheartsville" as the 2003 breakthrough video of the Year. As if that wasn't enough, "Man With A Memory" and "The Impossible" earned him three Grammy Nominations and is certified Gold.