Nashville, TN, October 13, 2015 – As the buzz around his forthcoming album Damn Country Music continues to build, three-time Grammy®-winning singer, songwriter, and actor Tim McGraw is sharing some insight into just what damn country music means with the video debut for his newest single, the album’s title track, on his Facebook page today at 1:15pm ET/10:15am PT along with a live Q&A with McGraw. Additionally, Damn Country Music is available for pre-order on iTunes at www.mcgr.aw/damncountrymusic; fans that purchase the album will get an instant download of the song.
The “Damn Country Music” video features McGraw and various members of his summer Shotgun Rider Tour crew and fans wearing t-shirts printed with choice lyrics from the song. Select lyric t-shirts are available for sale now at http://mcgr.aw/dcmshirts. Fans will also have a chance to win the actual shirts worn in the video – signed by McGraw – by sharing the video at http://mcgr.aw/shirtcontest.
To McGraw, the album’s title track is reflective of the entire record’s tone and his musical journey thus far. “When I recorded ‘Damn Country Music,’ it was one of those electric moments. It speaks to a passion and being at a crossroads in your life when you make that decision to pursue it knowing you might pay a heavy price,” says McGraw.
Damn Country Music is McGraw’s 14th studio album, set for a November 6 release on Big Machine Records/McGraw Music.
Tim McGraw has sold more than 40 million records worldwide and dominated the charts with 36 #1 singles. He’s won three Grammy Awards, 16 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, 10 American Music Awards, three People’s Choice Awards and numerous other honors. His iconic career achievements include being named the BDS Most Played Artist of the Decade for all music genres and having the Most Played Song of the Decade for all music genres with “Something Like That.” He is the most played Country artist since his debut in 1992, with two singles spending over 10 weeks at #1 (“Live Like You Were Dying” and “Over and Over”). His current single “Top Of The World,” off his forthcoming 14th studio album, DAMN COUNTRY MUSIC, was released in August 2015 and has already entered the top 15 on the radio charts. His critically acclaimed acting skills were highlighted in the award winning Friday Night Lights and The Blind Side. Tim most recently starred in Disney’s Tomorrowland. Connect with Tim at: TimMcGraw.com, Facebook.com/TimMcGraw, on Instagram @TheTimMcGraw, on Twitter @TheTimMcGraw, and onYoutube at youtube.com/TimMcGraw
Damn Country Music iTunes pre-order: www.mcgr.aw/damncountrymusic
“Damn Country Music” video t-shirts: http://mcgr.aw/dcmshirts