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"Life Changes" for Rhett

Monday, April 9, 2018 – Thomas Rhett announced his autobiographical song "Life Changes," the title-track from his album, as his next single. "This song is basically my autobiography in three minutes," Rhett said. "It covers my college years, marrying Lauren, becoming a dad and the evolution of my music career. It's definitely the most personal song I've ever written, but we all go through a lot in life whatever the story is, so I think the sentiment is something a lot of people can relate to."

Over the weekend, Rhett launched his Life Changes Tour in Tulsa, Okla. And Las Cruces, N.M.

Tour dates are:
April 19 Augusta, GA James Brown Arena **
April 20 Jacksonville, FL Daily's Place **
May 3 Grand Forks, ND Alerus Center ***
May 4 Bismarck, ND Bismarck Event Center ***
May 17 Lafayette, LA Cajundome ***
May 18 Bossier City, LA CenturyLink Center ***
Sept. 13 Bangor, ME Cross Insurance Center ****
Sept. 14-15 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena ****
Sept. 20 Providence, RI Dunkin' Donuts Center ****
Sept. 21 Syracuse, NY OnCenter War Memorial Arena ****
Sept. 22 Manchester, NH SNHU Arena ****
Sept. 28 Charleston, WV Charleston Civic Center ****
Sept. 29 Charlottesville, VA John Paul Jones Arena ****
Oct. 4 Lexington, KY Rupp Arena ****
Oct. 5 Ft. Wayne, IN Allen County War Memorial Coliseum ****
Oct. 6 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena ****
Oct. 11 Little Rock, AR Verizon Arena ****
Oct. 12 Oklahoma City, OK Chesapeake Energy Arena ****
Oct. 13 Lincoln, NE Pinnacle Bank Arena ****
Oct. 18 Eugene, OR Matthew Knight Arena ****
Oct. 19 Boise, ID Ford Idaho Center
Oct. 20 Salt Lake City, UT Vivint Smart Home Arena
Oct. 25 Anaheim, CA Honda Center *****
Oct. 26 Los Angeles, CA The Forum *****
Oct. 27 Sacramento, CA Golden 1 Center ****

* Brett Young w/ Jillian Jacqueline
** Brett Young w/ Carly Pearce
*** Brett Young w/ Russell Dickerson
**** Brett Young and Midland
***** TBA

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Center Point Road CD review - Center Point Road
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Life Changes CD review - Life Changes
Thomas Rhett references mangoritas, Coldplay and verified Instagram accounts on his third album, and for some, that may be a deal-breaker. His ultra-contemporary style and pop culture smarts may be anathema for fans of traditional country. However, writing Rhett off by stamping a cowboy boot and hollering "That ain't country!" writes off some truly standout songs - created by combining the best elements of country and pop music. Take the sophisticated songwriting of country and the »»»
Tangled Up CD review - Tangled Up
Thomas Rhett picks up where he left off on his 2013 debut, "It Goes Like This," which netted three chart toppers. Rhett would be hard to categorize as country, although in the big tent philosophy of what passes these days, country serves more as a marketing niche. He's more soul, funk and hip hop than country. His catchy, bouncy "Crash and Burn," another number one song, is squarely soulful pop with a few small sonic tweaks (whistles, backing "uhs" near the end) »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: The Head and the Heart go beyond the nah nahs – "Nah nah," "la la" and "Wee oh" populated a number of songs from The Head and the Heart. Yes, the Seattle-based band does pen a good amount of sing-along songs that were clearly designed that way. And while that style can certainly engage and energize a crowd, there was more to that from the sextet.... »»»
Concert Review: Underwood leads a night of women in country – Carrie Underwood may have been off the road for three years, during which time she had two boys and did not release an album until "Cry Pretty" 13 months ago, but the most successful American Idol contestant has lost none of her vocal luster to say the least in her Cry Pretty 360 Tour. First and foremost, Underwood remains one tremendous... »»»
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