Sugarland goes deluxe
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
– Sugarland's new release will have a regular version and a deluxe, released one week earlier with five extra songs. "Love On The Inside" drops July 22. Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush also will have special packaging with an expanded CD booklet and access to download
exclusive music video and behind the scenes making of the album footage.
"Love On The Inside Regular Edition" will consist of 12 songs and a
regular CD booklet and hits stores a week later on July 29.
Songs on both CDs are:
1. All I Want To Do
2. It Happens
3. We Run
7. Already Gone
8. Keep You
9. Take Me As I Am
10. What I'd Give
11. Steve Earle
12. Very Last Country Song
Bonus songs are:
13. Fall Into Me
14. Operation: Working Vacation
16. Life In A Northern Town (Live)
17. Come on Get Higher (Live)
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