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Luke Bryan Crash My Party
Country music superstar and reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan is not slowing down anytime soon! Luke just released Crash My Party, which many are saying is his best album yet.
Crash My Party builds on the success of his prior releases and shows this is only the beginning of Luke’s multifaceted career. The first single and title track of the album “Crash My Party,” which was a multi-week No. 1 single—another first for Luke’s career—is full of flirtation. “It’s a great hook and a great way to say, ‘come love on me,’” says Luke. The single has now sold a million copies since its release.
“I decided Crash My Party was the perfect title for this album because, like the song, the album goes beyond the literal meaning of the title,” Luke explains. “The song isn’t what you think it is, it is unexpected, and in the same way fans will definitely hear some surprises on my new album. It still reflects my sound but you will get to hear a little bit deeper, different side to me musically as well.”
Keeping things diversified, Crash My Party includes, “Goodbye Girl,” which explores a new territory for Luke. “Usually I’m singing kind of loud and forceful and on ‘Goodbye Girl’ I’m using my tender, Conway Twitty-like, soft voice,” Luke says. “It’s one my favorite things I’ve ever recorded.”
A topic we think Luke covers well is backwoods parties. “Beer In The Headlights” showcases the side of Luke we’ve grown to love, but the song finds Luke stretching vocally. “This album has some songs that showcase a big voice and long notes and we’ve never done that before.” Luke calls the sticks-in-your-head “Play It Again” “one of the biggest hits on the album. How many times have you or your girlfriend had a favorite song and when it comes on it fires you up?” Luke says.
“Dirt Road Diary,” which Luke co-wrote with fellow Georgians Dallas Davidson, Rhett Akins and Ben Hayslip, is the story of his life, he says. “It wrote itself. Dirt roads were an important part of my childhood. “Dirt Road Diary” is a song that I can envision country boys driving around on a dirt road listening to,” Luke adds.
And those are just a few of the highlights of the album.
Track list: (Click here to purchase)
1. That’s My Kind of Night
2. Beer In The Headlights
3. Crash My Party
4. Roller Coaster
5. We Run This Town
6. Drink A Beer
7. I See You
8. Goodbye Girl
9. Play It Again
10. Blood Brothers
11. Out Like That
12. Shut It Down
13. Dirt Road Diary