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Adkins "Ain't That Kind of Cowboy"

Friday, August 14, 2020 – Trace Adkins will put out an EP, "Ain't That Kind of Cowboy," on Oct. 16 via Verge Records.

Adkins also released a new song, "Just The Way We Do It."

The follow-up to 2017's "Something's Going On," Adkins went into the studio with producer Bart Butler, cutting six tracks including recently released "Mind on Fishin'" and "Better Off."

"It was great to work with Bart and Mickey Jack (Cones) on these handpicked songs from some of my favorite writers," said Adkins. "I'm really proud of these songs and looking forward to what's to come."

"We released Trace's first two songs on Verge starting in March of this year," said Verge President and COO Mickey Jack Cones. "Those songs have garnered millions of streams and views in just four short months - more than any songs in his career in that span of time - proving what we already knew. There is a huge demand for Trace Adkins' music! This EP is an answer to that demand and is sure to leave the listeners wanting more. Get ready. It's coming!"

Written by Jeffrey Steele, Danny Myrick, Kip Raines and Bart Allmand, "Just The Way We Do It" is a summertime anthem

The track list is:
"Better Off" (Hillary Lindsey/Corey Crowder)
"Mind on Fishin'" (Aaron Raitere/Wynn Varble)
"Ain't That Kind of Cowboy" (Justin Lantz/Stephen Wilson)
"Big" (TJ Osborne/John Osborne/John Pierce)
"Running Into You" (James Slater/Tony Lane)
"Just The Way We Do It" (Jeffrey Steele/Danny Myrick/Kip Raines/Bart Allmand)

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CD review - Ain't That Kind of Cowboy Anybody with staying power in the modern country music landscape must have found a four-leaf clover and a niche. Trace Adkins hearkens back to a time when country stars included more Alpha males. He's got a baritone as deep as an oil well and stands eye-to-eye with quite a few pro basketball players. It's enough presence to show up on screen, and Adkins has had more than one foray into film over the 30-plus years he's been singing for his supper. Now approaching 60, you wonder if ...
CD review - Something's Going On Trace Adkins' wonderful low singing voice can be a little deceptive because he could easily sing utter crap and still somehow sound great. It's why the critical ear must pay close attention to specifically what he's saying in his songs whenever evaluating his work. Adkins doesn't write his own songs, so he's entirely dependent upon stellar writers. Thankfully, "Something's Going On" is a better than average collection of songs, especially good for Adkins, as ...
CD review - Live Country DVD "Live Country" is a concert film featuring Trace Adkins performing his biggest hits at The Paramount in Huntington, N.Y. Anticipation was high for this one because Adkins, along with Josh Turner, is one of our very best low-voiced singers. Perhaps poor audio quality is to blame, but Adkins' singing isn't nearly as powerful in this live setting as it is on CD. From the cheesy stage props to the casually dressed backing singers (one even has a headband that leaves her looking ...

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