Montgomery Gentry rolls out new single
Wednesday, August 6, 2008
– Montgomery Gentry will see if they can be a second-time lucky with their second single from "Back When I Knew It All." "Roll With Me" is the new single, a follow-up to the title track, which hit the top.
Written by Clint Daniels and Tommy Karlas, this mid-tempo song sends a message of appreciating life and being the best you can be. The track feature Troy Gentry's vocals. Eddie Montgomery said, "It's got the groove factor; it's just unreal. I think it's the best performance I've ever heard from my brother over here. Emotionally, you can tell when he sings it, it's from the heart."
Montgomery Gentry has been from coast to coast, headlining shows and playing select dates with Toby Keith on his Biggest & Baddest Tour.
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