Eldredge returns with soph disc
Thursday, June 4, 2015
– Brett Eldredge announced he will release his new album in September.
"So out of my mind pumped to tell Ya my second album "ILLINOIS" will come out September 11th!!!!," Eldredge said in a tweet.
Eldredge, who is from Paris, Ill., made the announcement earlier this week in an apperance on Late Night With Seth Myers. The first single from the disc is "Lose My Mind," which he released in late April.
Eldredge, 29, debuted in 20124 with" Bring ou Back." He had number one songs with "Don't Ya," "Beat of the Music" and "Mean to Me." His first hit was the single "Raymond" in 2010 about a person who suffers from Alzheimer Disease. Eldredge won the CMA New Artist of the Year award last year.
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Brett Eldredge may have just released his debut record, "Bring You Back," but it's been a long time coming. It's been three years since the artist dropped his first single, Raymond, the heartwarming tale of a minimum wage janitor who brings joy and hope to a patient battling dementia in a nursing home. That track set the stage for two more tracks to impact the radio waves, although neither did so much, and now, fans finally get to hear the entire project. »»»
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