In March 2018, he released the single, "Keep It Close." It was streamed over a million times before the end of the year, which also saw him contribute performances to Carrie Underwood's album Cry Pretty and tour with Reignwolf. “Keep it Close” found a home on Spotify’s "Rockin’ Vibes", “Swagger", "Blues & Roots Rock", and "Pure Rock & Roll" playlists and has now been streamed over 4 million times. Follow-up single “White Lines”, released in September, was featured on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist and has over 1.5 million streams to date. Bones kicked off 2019 with a 4-month tour supporting Whiskey Myers, and also saw songs “Keep it Close”, “White Lines”, and “Long, Long, Time” used on Fox Sports NFL Playoff and NASCAR coverage. Owens recently signed with Thirty Tigers, and will enter the studio this summer to record his debut LP, set to release fall of 2019.