He's quickly becoming one of the premier acts in Texas. With 2013's Rose Queen and his 2015 followup, Ringling Road, Green is in rare company. He's been able to establish himself as a critic's darling while maintaining commercial viability.

Since William Clark Green turns 31 years old today, and since we are always looking for a reason to listen to Will, here are the Top 5 Greatest Songs of William Clark Green's 20s.

Happy birthday, Next Big Thing!

5. "Ringling Road"

4. "She Likes the Beatles"

3. "Still Think About You"

2. "Sympathy"

1. "Dead or in Jail"

Unreleased Honorable Mention

6. "If You Asked Me To"