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Rhett goes on "Vacation"

Friday, August 28, 2015 – Thomas Rhett is sharing new music off his upcoming "Tangled Up" (The Valory Music Co.) by premiering a new video every Friday.

Rhett's second release comes out Sept. 25 with the Vacation video out today.

Starting today, Vevo will premiere a new video every Friday. The track is the same one fans will simultaneously receive as an instant iTunes download for pre-ordering the album.

Filmed last month during a personal vacation in Hawaii, the warm-weather "Vacation" video highlights sunny adventures and home videos with his wife Lauren and friends.

"With a little under a month until 'Tanged Up' comes out, I am pumped to start sharing some more music off this record," said Rhett. "I wanted to start with a track that just feels good and is fun, so here we go with 'Vacation.' Clearly, with lyrics like 'Billabong bikini' and 'solo cup amplifier,' the song is about having a good time, whether you actually are on vacation - like we are in the video - or just kicking back in a kiddie pool in your back yard."

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It Goes Like This CD review - It Goes Like This
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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: Kristofferson gives insight, but no easy answers – When they say music gets better with age, they're not always just talking about songs alone; sometimes they're also referring to the listener. When Kris Kristofferson sings, "Well, I woke up Sunday morning/With no way to hold my head that didn't hurt," to smartly open "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down," he... »»»
Concert Review: No sugarcoating, Welch dishes out an experience – Gillian Welch (accompanied, as always, by master guitarist David Rawlings), celebrated her "The Harrow & The Harvest" album with a powerful night of music. She apologized many times for the utter unhappiness expressed through this album's songs, admitting it's "not the most chipper album" at one point.... »»»
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