With the support and management of Hydrus Media, Chase wrote his original music and recorded at Blackbird Studio in Nashville, TN with Grammy Winning producer, David Hall. His debut album Country State of Mind was released April 2013. Chase debuted his single, "True Love" during the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and did a media tour to promote his album. He toured the Northwest with opener and former American Idol Semi-Finalist, Anna Kaelin. Chase has opened for Darryl Worley, Craig Morgan and Scotty McCreery. Chase was accepted as an alternate at the 2013 Northeast NACA showcase.