Luke Combs seems to have come out of nowhere — and he could be as surprised as anyone. Last year, he watched the CMA Awards from his couch. This year, he attended as a nominee with two hits under his belt. So, what makes Luke so successful? He tells People, “I think that I’m just a regular guy. I think people can really relate to that. I’m very non-threatening. And I don’t mean that in a disarming way.