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Bradbery says hello to summer

Sunday, September 24, 2017 – Danielle Bradbery released the song "Hello Summer" along with a music video off her upcoming soph release, "I Don't Believe We've Met Yet."

"'Hello Summer' actually came to me from Thomas Rhett who had co-written the song while writing for his own album with his dad Rhett Akins, Jaren Johnston of The Cadillac Three and his producer Julian Bunetta," Bradbery said. "He felt like the song could be re-written with a female perspective and so I sat down with his dad, Rhett, and he re-wrote some of the lyrics to fit my voice. Julian agreed to produce it, and I'm so proud of how it turned out. It's one of the few I didn't co-write myself but I feel it really speaks to the same emotional theme of the record and pushes the boundaries sonically into new territory for me."

Following the release of her lead single "Sway" now at radio, Bradbery also has unveiled "Human Diary."

Bradbery released her self-titled debut in 2013. She wrote 7 of the 10 songs on the new disc.

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