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Emily West launches webisode

Thursday, February 18, 2010 – Emily West launched a weekly webisode series on AOL's The Boot this week called "West Side Stories." West has documented her career journey for the last several years, and each episode will give a personal glimpse into her life. The first episode ( features West recording herself for the first time and introducing the audience to her sense of humor. Look for new episodes every Tuesday.

West's self-titled debut album, which includes her new single, Blue Sky, will be out on Capitol Nashville. No release date has been set. The single features Keith Urban on vocals and guitar.

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