Both new and seasoned artists have albums planned or in the works for 2013.  Are your favorites working on new music?  Here’s a list of some upcoming albums to look forward to:

The Band Perry – you’ve heard the single from the sophomore album, “Better Dig Two” – looking forward to see what this group of young musicians comes up with.

Randy Houser – on January 22nd, the full length album named after his top 10 single, How Country Feels will be released.  Zac Brown is a co-writer on the album.

Tim McGraw – on February 5th, Tim releases Two Lanes of Freedom on a new record label.

Ashley Monroe – on March 5th, Ashley from the Pistol Annies will release her second full length album (her first was released digitally) called Like a Rose.  It will feature a duet with Blake Shelton.

LeAnn Rimes – expected on April 30th, LeAnn Rimes returns with an album called Spitfire – and a bunch of songs that seem to reveal her affair and then marriage to Eddie Cibrian.
More albums to watch for:

  • Brad Paisley
  • Gary Allan
  • Emmylou Harris
  • Kris Kristofferson
  • Rodney Crowell
  • The Mavericks
  • Eric Church
  • Darius Rucker
  • Kacey Musgraves
  • Luke Bryan
  • Thompson Square

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