As always CMA Fest has brought a lot of news with it! New record deals were announced for Raelynn and Leann RimesEmbed from Getty Images
Raelynn recently parted ways with Big Machine Record Label Group after an EP and a number of singles. In April, she signed with Warner Music Nashville, which is also the home of her former The Voice mentor Blake Shelton.
The announcement was made and celebrated Tuesday night June 7th,2016 at Aurora studios. Shelton was in attendance, along with a fellow ‘The Voice‘ constant Nicolle Galyon and songwriter Jimmy Robbins Raelynn, Gaylon and Robbins co-wrote her new single “Love Triangle” with which will be avaible for purchase in the coming weeks.Embed from Getty Images
While with Big Machine Label Group, Raelynn (who competed on Season 2 of The Voice) released a 5 song EP entitled Me in 2015. It included the hit single “God Made Girls.” Raelynn is currently finishing up her debut album and will hit the road with Shelton on his Fall tour.
— RaeLynn (@RaeLynnOfficial) June 16, 2016
Leann Rimes has signed a new record deal with RCA Label Group UK!Embed from Getty Images
The Actress/singer took to her official Facebook page on Monday June 13th to announce the news! Rimes wrote ” So excited to announce that I’ve just signed a new record deal with RCA Label Group UK & will be releasing my 16th album this year! Can’t wait to share my new music with you all… #TheStory”
— LeAnn Rimes Cibrian (@leannrimes) June 13, 2016
Along with her label announcement, Rimes has also announced that her new single “The Story” will be released June 24th. In 2014, Rimes left Curb records after almost 20 years, she signed with the label when she was just 11 years old. Rimes has a long history with trying to leave Curb records filled with legal battles. Her last album for Curb records was the 2013 release, Spitfire.