Eldredge feels the "Glow"
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
– Brett Eldredge will have a "Glow" about him come late October because that's when his holiday disc will be out.
The disc features Meghan Trainor teaming up with Eldredge on "Baby, It's Cold Outside." The release is the follow up to 2015's "Illinois," which had the hits "Lose My Mind," "Drunk On Your Love" and his current single "Wanna Be That Song."
"I always use the word magic when it comes to Christmas, but that's the feeling that 'Glow' gives me when I hear it. So it just seemed like the perfect title for a Christmas album."
"I've been inspired for this record from a very young age," said Eldredge. "I dreamed of the day I could record all these classic songs that I've loved since I was a little kid. I recorded those classics in New York City and tried to give a tip of the hat to the ones that came before me - Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ray Charles - by adding that swing and that soul to the best of my ability. When it came to actually recording, I wanted to live in the experience. We hung Christmas lights in the studio in the middle of May and had musicians from the best bands in the world all in the same room - from horns to strings. Everyone was so inspired to make this classic record. I think it really shows in the songs and I can't wait for people to hear that magic we found."
The track listing is:
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
Baby, It's Cold Outside (ft. Meghan Trainor)
I'll Be Home For Christmas
The Christmas Song
Merry Little Christmas
It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas
The album was recorded at Avatar Studios in New York.
Eldredge is on the road with Keith Urban for his ripCord world tour with dates running through November.
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