Brett Eldredge is again with a model new single referred to as “Songs About You,” and it’s additionally the title observe of his newly-announced fifth studio album.
Written by Eldredge, Ben West and Jessie Jo Dillon, the observe finds the nation hitmaker caught within the aftermath of a breakup, unable to maneuver on from the heartache that adopted. He tries his greatest to, however the sometimes-haunting energy of music sends him proper again to the previous.
When he walks right into a bar, he hears Bruce Springsteen’s “Dancing within the Darkish” — a visit to the grocery retailer and Bonnie Raitt’s “I Can’t Make You Love Me” comes on. Later, even after mustering the braveness to go on a date, the singer hears Van Morrison’s “Brown Eyed Woman,” and it makes him remorse breaking apart together with his outdated flame.
“’Trigger typically they make me dance / Generally they make me cry / Generally they make want / That I had by no means stated goodbye / Now I am simply tryna get via / These songs about you,” Eldredge laments over a surprisingly vibrant, singalong melody.
“There are songs that simply transport you again in time to a second with somebody you’re keen on,” the Paris, Sick., native shares in a press launch. “Regardless that you’ve not been with the individual for a very long time, these songs take ahold of you. You is likely to be having a fantastic day, then you definately stroll right into a retailer the place the tune is taking part in, and also you’re transported into the previous.”
“Songs About You” serves because the title observe of Eldredge’s forthcoming new album. Due out on June 17, the LP will embrace the ruminative “Need That Again” and “Holy Water,” each of which he is shared with followers.
“I knew precisely what I wished to say and what I wished the album to sound like,” says Eldredge. “I wished the album to be songs that join us all within the human expertise. These are feelings which might be reflective of every of us. There are songs of solitude, pleasure and heartbreak, and I like that pressure.”
“Songs About You is in regards to the songs that immediately recall your personal experiences,” he continues. “The songs that may make you bear in mind precisely the way you felt, or the sights round you or the smells within the air. The songs that make you bear in mind all of the happiness and the heartbreak.”
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