With the whole industry switching to releasing their new tunes on Friday’s it’s tough to remember all the great new music that comes out. Here’s your refresher playlist to keep you on top of things.
Florida’s newest country export, Michael Ray, is the embodiment of hard-work and drive. Born and raised in rural central Florida, Ray has been playing bars since he was a teen and, after a life-changing trip to Nashville, put together a band and began to take over his home state. It’s been a long road for the 26 year old but, after signing with Warner Music Nashville, he has released his debut single, “Kiss You in the Morning.”
In a time where hip hop and R&B influences are becoming more and more prevalent, Eli Young Band’s “Prayer for the Road” provides the slow-paced, pseudo-gospel music that country is lacking. Continue reading Eli Young Band Finds Depth in “Prayer for the Road”
This week is highlighted by two new EP’s from up and coming artists. Dallas Smith released his first United States country EP, Lifted, and Kelsea Ballerini released her six track debut self-titled EP. Love and Theft has a new single out this week as well. “Whiskey on my Breath” is likely the second single off of their to be released album. This week also marks the beginning of the holiday season. That means lots of country artists are releasing their own versions of classic holiday tunes.