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Ballerini goes deluxe

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – Kelsea Ballerini will release a deluxe edition of her sophomore album, "Unapologetically" on Oct. 26 with 4 new songs.

Ballerini also said "Miss Me More" is her next single impacting country radio on Oct. 15. Produced by Forest Glen Whitehead and Jason Massey, Ballerini penned the up-tempo track alongside David Hodges and Brett McLaughlin.

The four new songs are "Fun and Games" (Ballerini, Whitehead and Shane McAnally); a solo write from Ballerini, "I Think I Fell In Love Today"; a live acoustic cover of Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide" (Stephanie Nicks); and Ballerini's new collaboration with The Chainsmokers, "This Feeling" (Andrew Taggart, Alex Pall and Emily Warren).

The track listing is:
1. "Graveyard" - Ballerini, Whitehead & McAnally Produced by Whitehead, Massey & McAnally
2. "Miss Me More" - Ballerini, Hodges & McLaughlin Produced by Whitehead & Massey
3. "Get Over Yourself" - Ballerini, Copperman & McAnally Produced by Whitehead & Massey
4. "Roses" - Ballerini, Crowell & Gorley Produced by Whitehead & Massey
5. "Machine Heart" - Ballerini, Wells & Abrahart Produced by Whitehead & Massey
6. "In Between" - Ballerini, Robbins & McAnally Produced by Whitehead & Massey
7. "High School" - Ballerini Produced by Whitehead & Massey
8. "End of the World" - Ballerini, Lindsey & Rimes Produced by Rimes
9. "I Hate Love Songs" - Ballerini, Rose & McAnally Produced by Whitehead & Massey
10. "Unapologetically" - Ballerini, Whitehead & Lindsey Produced by Whitehead & Massey
11. "Music" - Ballerini, Robbins, Galyon & Denmark Produced by Whitehead, Massey & Robbins
12. "Legends" - Ballerini, Whitehead & Lindsey Produced Whitehead & Massey
13. "Fun and Games" - Ballerini, Whitehead & McAnally Produced by Whitehead & Massey
14. "I Think I Fell In Love Today" - Ballerini Produced by Reynolds
15. "Landslide (Live from Nashville)" - Nicks
16. "This Feeling" (The Chainsmokers featuring Ballerini) - Taggart, Pall & Warren Produced by The Chainsmokers

Ballerini joined forces with The Chainsmokers for their new single, "This Feeling," released last week.

"I'm such a fan of these guys as people, artists and songwriters," said Ballerini. "I've covered a few of their songs on different tours, and as far as collaborators, they've always been at the top of my list. I'm really excited for people to hear our worlds blend in 'This Feeling.'"

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Unapologetically CD review - Unapologetically
It already seems like Kelsea Ballerini is a fixture on the scene, but America's barely had time to blink since her debut, "The First Time." Four major singles, a headlining tour and an armful of awards are just some of the harvest that followed. Some of that star power exceeds musical gifts - Ballerini has that insta-charm that makes her a ready TV guest or host. She's from Tennessee and smiles for miles. But she also gives off a wiser, worldlier vibe than many others of her »»»
The First Time CD review - The First Time
"Why do we need you? There's already a Taylor Swift." So said a Nashville record executive to a teenage Kelsea Ballerini. It undoubtedly stung at the time - but she was still in high school and had only travelled from Knoxville. Now that same executive is likely pricing a self-kicking machine. Ballerini's self-titled EP released last year scored big with a Top Ten Country single, "Love Me Like You Mean It." "The First Time," her full-sized debut, has now »»»
Kelsea Ballerini
In this world where morale seems to be slipping every day and the rising generation finds themselves inheriting a world that is less than perfect, it's always refreshing to run across an artist that sees the glass as half full and who displays a healthy dose of confidence. Up and coming Kelsea Ballerini fills the bill, and on her self-titled EP, she exudes youthful confidence with a sound that gives promise for the future. The EP doesn't set out to recreate the wheel, instead opting »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Henry comes out the other end a better man – Joe Henry mentioned at the outset that this show was not only the record release celebration, but also the anniversary - to the day - of when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Although the songs from this fine new album do not address his illness directly, they many times touch upon the big issues of human existence (life, death and the meaning of it all).... »»»
Concert Review: Turner pleases the traditionalists – Josh Turner is a hard-working citizen, a man of faith and a loyal father and husband. He also happens to be one of the youngest members inducted to the Grand Ole Opry. In short, he is the embodiment of country music's champion of the everyman. This night was special for him. He was celebrating an anniversary with his wife and his 18th with his label MCA.... »»»
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