New Alan Jackson disc coming in March
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New Alan Jackson disc coming in March

Friday, December 14, 2007 – Alan Jackson is putting the finishing touches on "Good Time," his new Arista Nashville album, due March 4, 2008. The Jackson-penned "Small Town Southern Man" is the first single, and after 5 weeks on the charts, it's in the top 25.

After releasing two chart-topping albums in 2006 (the multi-award winning inspirational collection, "Precious Memories," and the acclaimed, Grammy-nominated "Like Red on a Rose"), "Good Time" returns the spotlight to Jackson as a songwriter, as well as a vocalist. For the first time, Jackson wrote every song on the new disc.

Fans can soon be watching for the music video for "Small Town Southern Man," shot last week by award-winning director, Roman White.

Other songs include "Sissy's Song" - inspired by a friend who passed away, the nostalgic "1976," and the joys of being a "Country Boy."

"Good Time" reunites Jackson with longtime producer Keith Stegall, who produced or co-produced all but one of Jackson's previous albums.


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