Twain goes for "Now"
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
– Shania Twain revealed today that she would release her first album in 15 years in late September.
"Shania Now" is coming out Sept. 29 on Mercury Nashville. This marks the singer's first album since "Up" in 2003. Twin also revealed the cover art for the disc.
Twain also will release a new single on Thursday morning, "Life's About to Get Good." BBC Radio 2 will have the world premiere of the song on Thursday morning.
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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).
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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, ...