RaeLynn slows down release of "WildHorse"

Monday, November 21, 2016 – RaeLynn's debut, "WildHorse," was slated to drop Dec. 2 on a new label.

But that's been pushed off until next year, apparently due to a tour she is doing with Blake Shelton. The tour was announced today, and RaeLynn will open the shows.

"We were initially targeting a release for this year, but an amazing opportunity has come along that's changed the way I'm thinking about my debut album launch," said RaeLynn.

No release date was mentioned.

"Love Triangle" is the first single on the disc, a song about being the child of divorced parents. "WildHorse" features 12 songs, 11 of which were co-written by RaeLynn, including "Love Triangle," the title track and "Diamonds," a song the newlywed wrote about her husband.

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