Author: Billy Devon

   
   
   

PHOTOS of Chris Stapleton before the beard

Chris Stapleton continues to storm the ramparts of country music with a blend of finely crafted songwriting and southern soul. Almost as recognizable as his soulful singing is Stapleton's epic beard. See some pics from before the fame AND before the chin whiskers, including an amazing side-by-side comparison as well as some righteous acid-washed glory, overalls and even a John Deere hat!