Joe Nichols takes off with Colt Ford
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Joe Nichols takes off with Colt Ford

Monday, October 19, 2009 – When considering a bonus track for his upcoming CD release, "Old Things New," Joe Nichols gave fans a new twist on an old hit. He asked country rapper Colt Ford to remix Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off, a number 1 hit for Nichols in 2005.

"It was a real honor when Joe asked us to do a remix...because it is such a great country song," Ford said. "Joe has one of my favorite voices in country music so I really wanted to make the remix a fun song, and I think we did that. The remix is 'Tequila with a twist of Colt' so to speak."

The song will be shipped to 250 dance clubs nationwide. The label plans to heavily promote the remix with regional and/or national contests, artist banners on clubs' websites and a special "Tequila" line dance now being created by teams of dancers for the song.

The new CD drops Oct. 27 as Nichols' sixth studio CD for Universal Records South.

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