Urban sneak peaks video Wednesday
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
– An exclusive first look at the music video for Keith Urban's Top 10 single Little Bit of Everything
will be shown on Good Morning America Wednesday morning.
The debut, which will take place in the 8 a.m. eastern hour, will be immediately followed by the full-length video's debut on abc.com. At 8 a.m. eastern on Thursday, the video will be available on VEVO and on Urban's mobile app. The song is the first single from Urban's upcoming seventh studio album, "Fuse," due Sept. 10.
The video was directed by Isaac Ravishankara. Filming took place just outside of Nashville last month at Middle Tennessee State University's Floyd Stadium and at one of Tennessee's landmark homes, Swanson Mansion.
The song marked a career best for Urban as it debuted with official ads to the playlist's of 100 country radio stations. It currently stands at 9 on the Billboard Country Singles Chart and is Urban's 29th Top 10 single.
Urban kicked off his "Light The Fuse Tour 2013" this past weekend with performances in Cincinnati, Ohio, Twin Lakes, Wisconsin and Monticello, Iowa. He returns to the road this week with concerts in Charlotte, Raleigh, N.C. and Atlanta.
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