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McBride gets "Reckless"

Monday, March 14, 2016 – Martina McBride will get "Reckless" in April.

That's because her new CD will drop on April 29 on a new label for her, Nash Icon. The label was formed by Big Machine Label Group for established artists.

McBride debuted the music video for Reckless" with director Jeff Venable. Sarah Buxton, Zach Crowell and Heather Morgan wrote the song.

"This album feels so good," said McBride. "That's the best way I can describe it. I spent a lot of time finding songs that felt personal to me. I figure if I can relate to them someone else will too. There are songs about love, life, hope, loss, leaving and coming home."

Recorded at Nashville's Blackbird Studios, "Reckless" covers classic country and a contemporary edge with producers Nathan Chapman and Dann Huff, according to a press release.

<"And that's what making this album felt like to me....coming home. We took our time and just let the songs and production develop and even though working with Dann and Nathan together was a new experience, somehow we captured a sound that feels like the music I've done my whole career and yet fresh at the same time," said McBride.

The songs are:
1. Reckless
2. It Ain't Pretty
3. Just Around The Corner
4. Everybody Wants To Be Loved
5. Low All Afternoon
6. That's The Thing About Love
7. The Real Thing
8. Diamond
9. We'll Pick Up Where We Left Off
10. You And You Alone

McBride will tour later this year with tour stops in select cities across the U.S. and Canada.

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