Kane Brown‘s “One Mississippi” was a particularly life-changing song for co-writer, Levon Gray. After the Alabama native tagged Brown in an Instagram Story, the country star invited him to Nashville to co-write; Brown was so impressed, he not only cut the song, he signed Gray to
Rising country artist Frank Ray is putting his Hispanic heritage at the forefront in his first single since signing a major-label deal with BBR Music Group. “Streetlights” offers bilingual lyrics over a Latin-influenced melody.
Ray co-wrote “Streetlights” — which is premiering exclusively via The Boot and available to hear below
Taylor Swift is taking her fans back to when she first arrived on the music scene.
The 31-year-old songwriter will release a new version of her 2008 single “Love Story” at midnight Friday. Swift also will release a re-recorded version of her second studio album, “Fearless,” on April 9.
Thirteen years ago, Taylor Swift opened her song “Love Story” with a memory: “We were both young when I first saw you,” the precocious country star, then 18, sang in the lead single from her 2008 “Fearless” album, “I close my eyes and the flashback starts.”
Now she’s remembering that
On the surface, the new version of “Love Story” that Taylor Swift released today to introduce her re-recorded catalog project shows few obvious differences from the original 2008 hit. The two songs share the same 3:55 length and nearly identical arrangements, from the opening banjo plucks to the tasteful fiddles