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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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