First Play Friday with MJ (April 23)
Every Friday (between 10a-1p), MJ features SIX brand new songs from artists you already know and love, and artists you will get to know and love.
If you missed today’s FPF, check out the songs featured below!
ERIC CHURCH – WHERE I WANNA BE
Eric Church released “Heart” last Friday (April 16) — the first of his three-part “Heart & Soul” album series. The album quickly shot to #1 on the US iTunes sales chart.
Today (April 23), the third and final album, Soul was released and includes “Bad Mother Trucker,” the song you voted as your favorite First Play Song of 2020. It also includes “Break it Kind Of Guy,” “Hell of a View,” and “Where I Wanna Be.”
CHRIS LANE – FILL THEM BOOTS
Chris Lane has more than platinum-certified hits to celebrate…
In 2019, he married Lauren Bushnell after proposing with “Big, Big Plans,” and the couple have a baby on the way, due next month.
Today, Lane released a new song, after premiering the video live on YouTube.
Take a listen to “Fill Them Boots” below!
JUSTIN MOORE – CONSECUTIVE DAYS ALIVE
Today, Justin Moore picks up right where he left off with Late Nights and Longnecks. His brand new 8-song album, Straight Outta the Country is now available..
The album includes powerhouse songwriters like Rhett Akins, Randy Montana, Hardy, Josh Thompson, and Casey Beathard.
Listen to “Consecutive Days Alive” below, and the full album here.
SASHA SLOAN, SAM HUNT – WHEN WAS IT OVER?
Sasha Sloan is a Boston-born singer-songwriter who has written for Katy Perry, John Legend, Camila Cabello and more. Now, up-and-coming 25-year-old is ready for her chance to shine!
Around this time last year, she was writing her debut record which came out in October, called Only Child.
On November 17, Sloan announced a collaboration with singer/songwriter Charlie Puth, a song called “Is It Just Me?”, which was released on November 19, 2020.
Sam Hunt shared the release of this song on Twitter, saying “I’ve gotten to write some songs with Sacha Sloan over the last couple years. She’s absolutely amazing. I’m glad we got to do this one together. It’s called “When Was it Over”
Take a listen below!
BRETT YOUNG – NOT YET
Brett Young has followed up the singles “Catch” and “Lady”, with a new single today!
This pop-country number is built for radio success he is already used to, as he’s already riding a streak of six straight No. 1 hits since his debut single,
Here is his latest, “Not Yet”
JAMESON RODGERS – IN IT FOR THE MONEY
Jameson Rodgers released his seven-track EP, In It for the Money, today (April 23)!
The EP includes his chart-topping debut single, “Some Girls” as well as his collaboration with label mate, Luke Combs, “Cold Beer Calling My Name.”
You may remember on April 9th, the emotional tribute to our furry family members, “Good Dogs” was featured during First Play Friday? That one is also included on the new EP
IN IT FOR THE MONEY TRACK LIST:
- Cold Beer Calling My Name (Jameson Rodgers/Brett Tyler/Hunter Phelps/Alysa Vanderhym)
- Good Dogs (Jameson Rodgers/Hunter Phelps/Jake Mitchell/Brent Anderson)
- Some Girls (Michael Hardy/Jake Mitchell/C.J. Solar)
- In It for the Money (Jameson Rodgers/Jake Mitchell/Hunter Phelps/Brent Anderson)
- Rolling Rock, Rolling Stones (Jameson Rodgers/Jake Mitchell/Smith Ahnquist/Hunter Phelps)
- When You Think Of Mississippi (Jameson Rodgers/Smith Ahnquist/Jake Mitchell/Josh Miller)
- Desert (Jameson Rodgers/Josh Miller/Jake Mitchell/Smith Ahnquist)