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Country artist Cam confronts hard truths on 'The Otherside'
Country singer Cam poses in Nashville, Tenn., on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020 to promote her second album The Otherside. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The five-year journey between albums for country singer Cam was an evolution in coming to grips with hard truths about a music industry that had left her a bit bruised but not broken. But two years ago, Cam decided to walk away from Sony Nashville’s imprint Arista citing different values, but remaining under Sony on the RCA Record label based in New York. The title track, a meticulously crafted country dance track, was co-written with acclaimed Swedish dance artist Avicii, whose real name was Tim Bergling. She knew what she was getting into when she heard Smith’s easily recognizable voice on the demo for “Happier For You,” a melancholic country song that fit well with Cam's aesthetic of moody and introspective country tunes.
Scotty McCreery and Wife Gabi Dugal Reveal What Keeps Their Relationship Strong (Exclusive)
With a little over one year of marriage under their belts, country singer Scotty McCreery and his wife, Gabi Dugal, opened up to ET about what keeps their relationship strong. Date nights are very important, McCreery told ET over the phone on Monday. The contest gives fans who download the free Bumble app a once-in-a-lifetime double date night experience with countrys biggest couples, while the app donates to a charity of the couples choice. Our dates are not too extravagant, explained McCreery, who dated Dugal for more than six years before tying the knot in North Carolina in June 2018. RELATED CONTENT:CMA Awards: Scotty McCreery Gushes Over Newlywed Life (Exclusive)Scotty McCreery Marries Gabi DugalHow Scotty McCreery Kept His Proposal Song a Secret From His Fiancee (Certified Country)