Upcoming Performances Include Grand Ole Opry’s Opry Goes Pink;
Circle Sessions on Circle TV; Host of Circle TVs Jesus Calling: Stories of Faith Launching Oct 6 and More To Be Announced Soon
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (October
2, 2020) – Back by popular demand, platinum-selling No. 1 singer-songwriter Lauren Alaina will headline her
second virtual live concert special with VYE LIVE on Wednesday October 14
at 7:00 PM CT featuring special guests Devin Dawson, Lindsay Ell,
HARDY and Jon Pardi. Tickets for virtual admission are on
sale now HERE.
Click HERE for
highlights from her first VYE Live with Lauren Alaina.
Alaina, who had just
wrapped her sold-out first ever headlining That Girl Was Me Tour before
the COVID pandemic, had been anxious to play music LIVE for her fans again and
wanted to celebrate the new release of her EP, Getting Over Him directly
with her fans. The rising superstar partnered with VYE Live for her
first virtual livestream concert last month and it was resounding success with
her fans so she is excited to headline her second for them.
In addition to just getting
the news her duet with friend and rising star Kane Brown, “What Ifs,”
was certified for 6 million singles sold and despite a pause in touring
because of COVID, Alaina continues with a busy Fall season ahead with several
high-profile appearances coming. She sat down with Circle host Nan Kelley for
an intimate interview for Circle
tomorrow, Saturday, Oct 3 on Circle TV as the lead in to the livestream
of the 95th Anniversary celebration of the Grand Ole Opry.
The Georgia native will
step into the circle herself at the Grand Ole Opry for their 4,947th
consecutive Saturday night broadcast on October 24 for the “Opry Goes Pink”: The Opry’s 12th Annual Show
Marking the Fight Against Breast Cancer show. The Opry will be live on Circle and Gray TV stations, DISH Studio Channel 102, Sling TV, and other TV
affiliates in addition to a companion live stream on Circle All Access
Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. The Opry can also be heard on 650 WSM-AM,
wsmonline.com, and SiriusXM.
Alaina launched her new EP, Getting Over Him last month with a
performance on ABC’s Good Morning America, interview
features on Entertainment Tonight, E! News, PEOPLE Magazine (9/17 print issue), People.com,
People Now, CMT Hot 20 (9/12), USA TODAY, American
Songwriter, Tennessean, Hollywood Life, FoxNews.com, CMT.com,
PopCulture.com, Nashville Lifestyles, Country Now, Sounds Like
Nashville, Taste of Country, The Boot and more.
Just days after the EP
release her duet“What Do You Think Of?”
featuring international pop sensation Lukas Graham has shot up the
iTunes chart hitting No. 1 on iTunes country and No. 4 on the all
genre chart. “What Do You Think Of?” is playing now on Sirius XM’s The
The Georgia native is the
host of the upcoming new Circle TV
series, Jesus Calling: Stories of Faith, the inspirational series, premiering
Tuesday, October 6, based off the namesake book Jesus Calling ® (Thomas Nelson). In tandem, Alaina is also featured
on the cover of the popular Jesus Calling magazine (Spring 2020) and is
featured in an episode of Stories of Faith, “Loving Yourself and Knowing
Who You Are”, HERE.
Alaina and her Getting Over Him EP has already received rave
reviews including American Songwriter saying “What Do You
Think Of?,” the duet with pop sensation Lukas Graham, is “stunning” and that “Alaina paints with such vivid colors that it’s like
you’re experiencing the fall-out, too.”
The Tennessean, who calls Alaina a
“heart-on-her-sleeve singer” with a “standout voice,” spoke to her abouther
healing through her music and the Getting Over Him EP saying she
delivers a “subtly powerful performance” on the “standout track” of the EP,
“What Do You Think Of?” (the duet with Lukas Graham).
E! News calls this EP the
“most empowering music of her career.”
Haute Living Media
Group calls the EP “epic” and says Alaina is “a “complete ray of sunshine”.
In the last several months,
Alaina has most recently performed on the 40th annual broadcast of
the top-rated PBS special “A Capitol
Fourth performing “This Land Is
My Land,” CMA Summer Stay-Cay livestream special where she performed “Two
Pina Coladas” with Lindsay Ell and Cassadee Pope as well as “Say It With a
Song” Game with Devin Dawson and HARDY as well as CMT’s Benefit Concert for Love & Acceptance and she and her friend Kane Brown performed
their 6XPlatinum-selling “What Ifs” on the recent nationally-televised CMA Best of Fest on ABC.
About Lauren Alaina:
Platinum-selling singer/songwriter Lauren Alaina’s current
EP, Getting Over Him, includes six songs that feature her signature powerhouse vocals including
“Run,” which addresses the rat race of life we are all on, the feisty and clever
“If I Was A Beer,” the emboldened “Bar Back,” the thought-provoking sentimental
“Seen You In Your Hometown,” as well as, for the first time on one of her
projects, two duets including the title track “Getting Over Him” featuring Jon
Pardi and the emotionally difficult “What Do You Think Of?” featuring
international pop sensation Lukas Graham.
Getting Over Him and the previous Getting Good EP (March 2020)
are evidence of Lauren’s evolution as a songwriter and as an artist as she
wrote each of the songs on both EPs. The pair of EPs follow her No. 1 smash
“Road Less Traveled” from the 2017 most-streamed album of the year for a female
country artist, Road Less Traveled.
critically acclaimed sophomore album, Road Less Traveled, landed
on multiple “Best Of” lists including Billboard, Rolling
Stone and Amazon, and it became the top-streamed female
country album release of 2017. Praised as “full of life lessons and uplift”
(PEOPLE), the collection of 12 songs all written by the young star includes
Lauren’s first No. 1 smash, “Road Less Traveled,” “Doin’ Fine,” and the
Southerner with killer pipes” (PARADE) has shared the stage with superstars
including Alan Jackson, Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Martina McBride
and Jason Aldean, and sold out her own, first-ever headlining, That
Girl Was Me Tour.
received multiple nominations for ACM Awards, CMA Awards, CMT Music Awards,
Teen Choice Awards, Radio Disney Awards and Billboard Music Awards.
Awards include 2017 ACM New Female Vocalist of the Year, CMT Breakthrough Video
of the Year for her “Road Less Traveled,” and CMT Collaborative Video of
the Year for “What Ifs,” the 5x Platinum-selling No. 1 hit with childhood
friend, Kane Brown.
native has played on some of the highest-profile stages in the world including
national television performances on PBS’s A Capitol Fourth, Dancing
with the Stars, American Idol, TODAY, ABC’s Good
Morning America, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Tonight Show
starring Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, ABC’s CMA Fest specials, CMA and ACM
Awards and more including a performance at the White House for President
Obama for a PBS special.
For more information and tour dates, please
visit http://laurenalainaofficial.com/ and follow Lauren at @Lauren_Alaina on Twitter, @laurenalaina on Instagram and on Facebook. For videos go to her YouTube (@LaurenAlainaAIVEVO)