Wednesday, July 20, 2022 – A documentary about Shania Twain, "Shania Twain, " will begin streaming July 26 on Netflix, she announced today via a social media post.
That same day, Twain will digital release a greatest hits package, "Not Just A Girl (The Highlights)," on uMe. A physical release of the album is slated for Sept. 2.
"Taking the risks to do things your way can be scary," Twain said in the documentary. "You gotta be brave."
The documentary covers the trials and tribulations of the country star ranging from her upbringing in Canada to her marriage and subsequent divorce to Robert "Mutt" Lange, who also produced her to concert footage.
Among those participating in the documentary are Lionel Richie, Kelsea Ballerini and Orville Peck.
When listening to Shania Twain's first album in five years, the listener is faced with making the big decision - blue or green disc. Green supposedly contains 19 country songs. With red, you get the pop version of those same exact songs recorded (international fans get a blue album with Asian sounds).
Twain may be generous with the amount of material here, but the overall effect is one of too much music and not enough quality. Yes, there are some country touches and instrumentation, but if you ...
Like a good many country artists in the HNC phase of country, success seems to breed a situation where artists turn their backs on the very genre which spawned them. After the massive success of "The Woman In Me," Shania Twain has strayed very far from country in what is essentially a pop album. Few of the 16 songs are country: the first single, the catchy, uptempo "Love Gets Me Every Time" with its killer three fiddle attack, "You're Still The One," "Honey, I'm Home," (a lousy job blues song, ...