LAUREN ALAINA ANNOUNCES SITTING PRETTY ON TOP OF THE WORLD COMING SEPTEMBER 3
NEW SONG “IT WAS ME” OUT NOW
30 JULY 2021 (TORONTO, ON) – Multi-Platinum-selling singer-songwriter Lauren Alaina releases her new album Sitting Pretty on Top of the World on Friday, September 3. Sitting Pretty on Top of the World, Alaina’s third full-length album for Mercury Nashville, follows on the heels of her two critically acclaimed EPs released in 2020, Getting Good EP and Getting Over Him EP.
Sitting Pretty on Top of the World is available for preorder beginning today at all digital retailers or by clicking HERE. Those who preorder the album will instantly get a download of the album’s lead off song “It Was Me.”
Listen or Download "It Was Me" HERE
Alongside award-winning songwriters Liz Rose, Lori McKenna, Hillary Lindsey, Emily Weisband, David Garcia, Ben Johnson, and more, Alaina co-wrote 14 of the 15 songs on Sitting Pretty On Top of the World, including her “Getting Over Him” featuring Jon Pardi, which is currently climbing the country charts.
Alaina describes how personal this album is saying, “It’s about a dreamer becoming an achiever. It’s being broken and ending up healed. It’s all of me. The early chapters. The new beginnings. The hope for the future and total appreciation for the past. Taking the Road Less Traveled and ending up Sitting Pretty on Top of the World.”
In addition to the 12 brand new songs included on Sitting Pretty on Top of the World, Alaina included the two duets she recorded for herGetting Over Him EP- “What Do You Think Of?” featuring international pop sensation Lukas Graham and “Getting Over Him” featuring Jon Pardi. Additionally, the Georgia native also reached out to her friend/mentor Trisha Yearwood to remix the just recently GOLDâ certified “Getting Good” from her Getting Good EP to include as a duet on this new album.
Sitting Pretty on Top of the World was produced by Paul DiGiovanni, with exception of her song “Getting Good” which was produced by David Garcia.
Sitting Pretty on Top of the World Track Listing:
- It Was Me (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey)
- If The World Was A Small Town (Lauren Alaina, David Garcia, Josh Miller)
- Getting Good (featuring Trisha Yearwood) (Emily Weisband)
- Same Story, Different Saturday Night (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, Liz Rose)
- On Top Of The World (Lauren Alaina, Jordan Reynolds, Sasha Sloan)
- Run (Lauren Alaina, Ben Johnson, Kennedi Lykken)
- What Do You Think Of? (duet w Lukas Graham) (Lauren Alaina, Jens Carlsson, Asia Whiteacre)
- I’m Not Sad Anymore (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, Liz Rose)
- Getting Over Him (duet w Jon Pardi) (Lauren Alaina, Paul DiGiovanni, Emily Weisband)
- Good Ole Boy (Lauren Alaina, David Garcia, Josh Miller)
- When The Party’s Over (Lauren Alaina, David Garcia Corey Crowder)
- You Ain’t A Cowboy (Lauren Alaina, Casey Brown, Parker Welling)
- Goodbye Street (Lauren Alaina, Jacob Durrett, Ernest K. Smith)
- Written In The Bar (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, Liz Rose)
- Change My Mind (Lauren Alaina, Cameron Bedell, Seth Ennis)
In more Lauren Alaina news, the Georgia native will star in an upcoming episode of CBS Television’s Secret Celebrity Renovation. She will join Florida Georgia Line’s I Love My Country Tour in September and will star in a Hallmark Channel movie “Roadhouse Romance” premiering on September 11. On November 2, her book, Getting Good At Being You will be released. The book is available for presale wherever books are sold.
About Lauren Alaina:
Lauren Alaina has earned three No. 1 hit singles in just under three years with her smash “Road Less Traveled” (2017), the now 6x Platinum “What Ifs” (2018) with her childhood friend and superstar Kane Brown (his first career No. 1) and most recently “One Beer” (2020) with friend and rising star HARDY (also his first career No. 1).
Her two EPs, Getting Over Him EP 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. Her 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 inspiring, “Three.”
The “sassy 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.
Lauren has 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 6x Platinum-selling No. 1 hit with childhood friend, Kane Brown.
The Georgia 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!, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, ABC’s CMA Fest specials, CMA and ACM Awards, Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving Day halftime performance and more including a performance at the White House for President Obama for a PBS special.
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