INDIO, CA - APRIL 28: Singer Cole Swindell performs on the Toyota Mane Stage during day 1 of 2017 Stagecoach California's Country Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 28, 2017 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach)

Artists feel like they’ve “made it” in different ways. Cole Swindell has had 7 #1 singles. He won the ACM for Best New Artist.

But the big honor he’s waited his whole career for happens Thursday. It’s when he gets to play the Ellen Degeneres show. He says he’s a long time fan because of her sense of humor and all she’s done for people.

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