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Rhett goes deluxe

Monday, September 26, 2016 – Thomas Rhett is going deluxe, at least when it comes to "Tangled Up," his most recent disc. Rhett announced today "Tangled Up Deluxe" drops Oct. 28 on Valory Music.

The 18-track album includes 5 unreleased songs, including his new single "Star Of The Show" and a remix of his ACM and Billboard Music Award winning "Die A Happy Man" featuring Tori Kelly. "Star Of The Show" goes for adds on Friday.

"'Star of the Show' is one of those songs that I have lived with for a while and kept coming up as a song we needed to record and get to the fans," said Rhett. "I wrote it with my dad right after I got married, and it was the first song I ever wrote about Lauren (Rhett's wife). It was a staple in our set before we had any hits, and fans still request it to this day. The Deluxe allows us to thank our fans for an incredible year by putting out a few new songs like this one, and also by reworking a couple of favorites by adding some friends into the mix."

Produced by Rhett, the album has produced three chart-toppers including the 2X Platinum, six-week number one and ACM award-winning "Die A Happy Man" as well as Platinum certified number ones "T-Shirt" and "Crash And Burn."

The track list is:
1. Anthem | Nicolle Galyon, Shane McAnally, Jimmy Robbins
2. Crash And Burn | Jesse Frasure, Chris Stapleton)
3. South Side | Thomas Rhett, Jesse Frasure, Chris Stapleton
4. Die A Happy Man | Thomas Rhett, Sean Douglas, Joe Sprague
5. Vacation | Thomas Rhett, Thomas Allen, Harold Brown, Morris Dickerson, Sean Douglas, Gerry Goldstein, Leroy Jordan, Charles Miller, Lee Osker, Andreas Schuller, Howard Scott, Joe Spargur, Ricky Reed, John Ryan
6. Like It's the Last time | Thomas Rhett, Rhett Akins, Ben Hayslip
7. T-Shirt | Ashley Gorley, Luke Laird, Shane McAnally
8. Single Girl | Thomas Rhett, Rhett Akins, Ross Copperman, Ben Hayslip
9. The Day You Stop Looking Back | Jaren Johnston, Luke Laird
10. Tangled | Chris DeStefano, Adam Hoffman, Matt Lipkins, Josh Osborne, Scott Schwartz
11. Playing With Fire featuring Jordin Sparks* | Thomas Rhett, Rhett Akins, Ashley Gorley
12. I Feel Good featuring Lunch Money Lewis** | Thomas Rhett, Sean Douglas, Teddy Geiger, Jacob Hindlin, Gamal Lewis, Charlie Puth, Joe Sprague
13. Learned it From the Radio* | Nicolle Galyon, Ashley Gorley, Jimmy Robbins
14. Star Of The Show*** | Thomas Rhett, Rhett Akins, Ben Hayslip
15. American Spirit**** | Thomas Rhett, Chris DeStefano, Jaren Johnston
16. Background Music***** | Thomas Rhett, Rhett Akins, Ben Hayslip, Lindsay Rimes
17. Playing With Fire featuring Danielle Bradbery* | Thomas Rhett, Rhett Akins, Ashley Gorley
18. Die A Happy Man (The Remix) featuring Tori Kelly****** | Thomas Rhett, Sean Douglas, Joe Sprague

Produced by Dann Huff and Jesse Erasure
* Produced by Chris DeStefano
** Produced by Joe London
*** Produced by Thomas Rhett and Joe London
**** Produced by Thomas Rhett, Jesse Frasure and Jaren Johnston
***** Produced by Thomas Rhett, Jesse Frasure and Lindsay Rimes
****** Produced by Carl Falk

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