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Rascal Flatts pushes new CD

Friday, September 21, 2007 – Rascal Flatts new CD, "Still Feels Good," hits stores on Tuesday, Sept. 25, resulting in the trio taking off from their tour to promote the disc on TV and special appereances.

Rascal Flatts will appear on Good Morning America (ABC) and The Late Show with David Letterman (CBS) appearances on release dau.

Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney then will jet from New York City to visit with radio for a series of in studio appearances and acoustic performances. Over six days, Rascal Flatts will make stops in Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Dallas, Chicago, Atlanta, Washington D.C. and Cleveland.

"I think lyrically this is the strongest album we've ever done," says LeVox. "It's genuinely taken us to the next level. I think that in working with (producer) Dann Huff, the four of us have really got something special when it comes to capturing on CD what we do live. It perfectly captures the way we've grown as songwriters, as musicians and as people, and it's the proudest we've ever been of a project."

Co-produced by Rascal Flatts and Huff, "Still Feels Good" features 13 songs including the multi-week number 1 hit "Take Me There." Rascal Flatts co-wrote five of the songs on the project including "Winner At A Losing Game" and "She Goes All The Way," a duet with Academy Award winning actor and singer Jamie Foxx.

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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. »»»
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