Armiger offers Best Song Ever
Thursday, December 2, 2010
– Katie Armiger released the music video for her latest single Best Song Ever,
which is currently 55 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles Chart.
The video was shot during three days in Nashville and directed by Stephen Shepherd (Gary Allan, Emily West, and Josh Gracin).
Armiger penned the song with Nashville songwriters Bruce Wallace and Amanda Flynn to showcase what really goes on after a breakup.
"This song is one of my favorite tracks on the album." said Armiger. "Like when your boyfriend cheats on you with your best friend you're not going to be okay right away, everything isn't going to be dandy right after. We wanted it to be these darker lyrics with a really fun and happy melody. And if you don't listen to the lyrics, you're going to think it's a really funny song but if you do listen you're going to realize it has a fairly deep message."
Armiger released her third studio album, "Confessions of a Nice Girl," on Cold River Records on Oct. 5.
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