Easton Corbin Releases New Single and Video
“Somebody’s Gotta Be Country” TODAY
PEOPLE.com Exclusively Premieres the Video TODAY
Corbin Performed New Music and Hits To A Packed Standing-Room-Only Crowd at the Popular Honky-Tonk THE STAGE Tuesday Night
Nashville, TN – January 25, 2019 –Multi-hit singer/songwriter Easton Corbin, releases his new single “Somebody’s Gotta Be Country” TODAY across all digital platforms. PEOPLE.com, in tandem, world premiered the video for the song this morning. Click HERE to see the video premiere at People.com.
“Somebody’s Gotta Be Country” was written by multi-award winning songwriters Ashley Gorley, Dallas Davidson and Rhett Akins. The video was directed by Dusty Barker.
“When I heard ‘Somebody’s Gotta Be Country’ I felt like it was written about ME, and I knew it was one I had to record,” said Easton Corbin. “I am really excited about this new music because I feel like it’s taking me back where I want to be – back to my roots. The video for this song also captures me in my true element, and where I am in my career right now I think it’s more important than ever for me just to be myself and to capture that in my music. This song and video does exactly that.”
On Tuesday morning, Corbin world premiered the song live on Sirius XM’s The Highway with Storme Warren before hitting THE STAGE, the honky-tonk on lower Broadway in Nashville, TN, later that evening to perform for a packed and standing-room-only crowd of fans, industry and media who arrived eager to hear Corbin’s new music. The Florida native rocked the packed honky-tonk performing some of his biggest and most well-known hits including “A Little More Country Than That,” “Roll With It,” “Baby Be My Love Song,” and “Are You With Me” as well as giving the crowd a preview of his new songs including the new single “Somebody’s Gotta Be Country,” “Turn Up” and “HonkyTonk Land.”
The road warrior and Florida native hits the road this week to kick off another heavy touring schedule in 2019 with upcoming shows this week in Vermont, Connecticut and New York. In February he will be in Texas, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, California and Arizona. For updates on Easton Corbin and upcoming tour dates click HERE.
Corbin’s latest single “A Girl Like You,” hit the Top on both the country airplay charts. “A Girl Like You,” written by Ashley Gorley, Jesse Frasure and Rhett Akins.
Corbin’s last album About To Get Real was a No. 1 selling album and spawned two Top 5 hits including “A Girl Like You” and “Baby Be My Love Song.” The album also included the emotional “Are You With Me.” His About To Get Real album was the followup to his first two successful albums which included his now signature No. 1 hits “A Little More Country Than That” and “Roll With It” as well as the Top 5 hits “Lovin’ You Is Fun” and “All Over The Road.”
About Easton Corbin
American Songwriter says, “Easton Corbin has one of those rare, glorious voices that was made—just made—for singing country music.”
With two No. 1 singles, 7 Top 10 singles and multiple awards and nominations, plus performances on some of the biggest stages in the world including performing on one of the biggest and most talked about tours in country music-Carrie Underwood’s The Storyteller Tour, Easton Corbin continues to make a lasting impression and leaving his footprint on country music. The Florida native is lauded for his unapologetic and unwavering traditional country sound, authentic lyrics and mastery of understatement. An accomplished songwriter in his own right, Corbin has always been just as talented on picking great songs from some of Nashville’s best songwriters.
Corbin has built a catalog of signature hits that include some of the most played and well-known songs in country music including “A Little More Country Than That,” “Roll With It,” “Lovin’ You Is Fun” and “Baby Be My Love Song” from his No. 1 debuting album About To Get Real. His emotional “Are You With Me” was the most added song at radio the day it was released. His most recent single “A Girl Like You” landed at No. 3 on the country singles chart and garnered rave reviews. Taste of Country picked it as a Critics Pick saying, “It takes a fraction of a second to know Easton Corbin is on to something different with “A Girl Like You.”
Corbin’s fans have been loud and eager for new music. The avid outdoorsman has been holed up, hard at work in the studio working on new music. The first single, “Somebody’s Gotta Be Country,” is already garnering attention and is proving to be another hit and he has more where that came from.
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