Corbett is best known for playing Chris Stevens on Northern Exposure from 1990 to 1995 and Aidan, Carrie Bradshaw's boyfriend, on Sex and the City and reprised this role for the series movie sequel Sex and the City 2. He also played the leading male role opposite Nia Vardalos in Vardalos's hit film, My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002). He starred in United States of Tara as Max Gregson, and has appeared on NBC dramedy Parenthood as Seth Holt.
It has also been announced that Corbett is the new spokesperson for GAC Living Country, the network's branding campaign. Corbett will be featured in a series of television commercials promoting GAC programming. "We were looking for a brand spokesperson that lives and can speak to the country lifestyle and has national appeal," says GAC SVP/GM Sarah Trahern. "That's John Corbett."
This will be Corbett's second country album following his 2006 self-titled album that charted the single "Good To Go."