I Love New York with Brandon Ratcliff

I Love New York - Brandon Ratcliff


Our ‘I Love New York’ Series features artists in the country music community taking over our Instagram Story each week to give us the Top 5 Things they love most about New York City.

This week, singer-songwriter Brandon Ratcliff took over to give his Top 5 Picks in the personalized videos here on Instagram Highlights plus a rundown below. Brandon Ratcliff recently released his debut EP, Sometimes, Always, Never. Check out our full First Impression Review of the project here.


#5 – The Energy

Brandon Ratcliff kicks off his Top 5 Picks with a big shoutout to New York City’s ENERGY. “New York is the city that never sleeps and that’s the reason why I wanted to go the first time, because it felt like a party that I wanted to go to.”


#4 – The Architecture

Next up, Ratcliff includes New York’s architecture in his #4 pick. “New York is aesthetically beautiful. I love flying into New York. I love seeing New York from all angles.”


#3 – FOOD

“Number three is going to have to be food,” Ratcliff confesses in his number 3 pick. “Specifically, pizza and bagels. New York introduced me to bagels and spoiled me on pizza forever.”


#2 – Walking

Including walking in his # 2 spot,  Ratcliff adds “I love walking and one of my favorite things about New York is you walk everywhere.”


#1 – FOOD.

Brandon Ratcliff’s #1 Pick for his Top 5 Things he loves about NYC in our ‘I Love New York’ Series is: New York City’s Attitude. Ratcliff says, “It’s a tough town and coming from a small town in the South, where Southern hospitality is a huge thing, New York couldn’t be any more different than that. But it makes you tough and if you can make it there, you truly can make it anywhere.”


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Sometimes, Always, Neveris now available everywhere you buy or stream music. Take a listen below and check out more new recently released music here on our ‘New Country Music’ playlist. Be sure to give the playlist a follow for your weekly new country music fix.







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