Brand New With Barnes features new songs from well known artists and singers you've never heard of before. This, is your weekly recap in case you missed some.
Sunny Sweeney was born in Houston, Texas and raised for the most part in Austin where she has garnered a huge regional following and graduated from Southwest Texas State University. Sweeney's first album was called Heartbreaker's Hall of Fame in 2006 and that was followed by Concrete in 2011. "Bad Girl Phase" will be on an upcoming album that has not been named or released yet.
Lee Ann Womack has released a total of six studio albums and two compilations. Four of her studio albums have received a Gold certification or higher; she has received five Academy of Country Music Awards, five Country Music Association Awards, and a Grammy Award and has sold over 6 million albums worldwide. The new single called "The Way I'm Living" is also the title of her latest album.
Hunter Hayes released his self-titled debut album in 2011 and it reached number seven on the Billboard 200 and number one on the Top Country Albums. It has sold over 1.1 million copies and the album's most successful single, "Wanted", has sold over 3.5 million copies making him the youngest male act to ever top the Billboard Hot Country Songs. The new album called "Storyline," was released on May 6, 2014 and the first single, "Invisible," made it number four on the charts while the new single, "Tattoo," has yet to see the charts.
Sam Hunt was going to be a football player after playing for Middle Tennessee State University and University of Alabama at Birmingham . Hunt then played briefly for the Kansas City Chiefs and quickly realizing he wasn't going to fulfill that dream, so, he turned to songwriting. Hunt co-wrote "Come Over" for Kenny Chesney, "Cop Car" by Keith Urban and Billy Currington's "We Are Tonight". Hunt began touring with Cassadee Pope in the first quarter 2014, making a stop at Shippensburg University on March 29th. The new radio single, "Leave The Night On" can be found on his 15 song record debut called "Between the Pines" and can be downloaded for free via his website.