Brooks & Dunn, Reba song becomes digital single
Thursday, January 8, 2009
– What began as a song on Brooks & Dunn's "Cowboy Town," then became a special radio edit with the addition of vocals from the song's inspiration and longtime Brooks & Dunn friend, Reba McEntire, and now will be a digital release for the first time. Cowgirls Don't Cry
will be a digital single as of Feb. 10.
Ronnie Dunn, who co-wrote the song, recalls working with Reba on her "Duets" album, and it was during that time that working and talking with McEntire provided the inspiration for the song. They debuted the song together for the first time live on the CMA Awards, with the single arriving at country radio the following day. Cowgirls Don't Cry a top 15 song.
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