Moore runs with new single
Thursday, October 8, 2015
– Kip Moore revealed today that "Running For You" will be the second single from his sophomore album "Wild Ones."
Co-written by Moore, Blair Daly and Troy Verges, the track is available at country radio on Monday.
Moore's single comes hot on the heels of his headlining 2015 Wild Ones Tour, launching tonight in Bethlehem, Pa. Moore has sold out dates in Boston, London, Canada, Toronto and a two night run in Chicago.
"Just because a relationship doesn't work out the way you hoped it would, it doesn't mean you can't wish that person all the best and that's what I was drawing on in this song," said Moore. "Whenever we've played 'Running For You' in our set it always feels like a real 'moment.' We've had a couple weeks of downtime since our summer run, and honestly we're already just itching to get back out there, and I'm looking forward to doing what we do on stage."
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