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ATLANTIC RECORDS’ SMOLDERING VOCALIST BRETT ELDREDGE RELEASES NEW SINGLE TO COUNTRY RADIO, “IT AIN’T GOTTA BE LOVE”

ATLANTIC RECORDS’ SMOLDERING VOCALIST BRETT ELDREDGE RELEASES NEW SINGLE TO COUNTRY RADIO, “IT AIN’T GOTTA BE LOVE”

Eldredge Is Opening For Brad Paisley On Select Dates Of His “H2O II: Wetter & Wilder Tour” with upcoming shows
in Scranton, PA (7/22), Darien Lakes, NY (7/23) and Columbus, OH (8/7)

NASHVILLE, TN – (June 27, 2011) –Atlantic Records’ smoldering vocalist Brett Eldredge is releasing his new single “It Ain’t Gotta Be Love” to country radio today, June 27. The song will be available at all digital retailers beginning Tuesday, June 28 and will be featured on his forthcoming debut album produced by hit-maker Byron Gallimore.

Co-written by Eldredge, Wayd Battle and Ben Daniel, “It Ain’t Gotta Be Love,” is an infectious up-tempo tune that highlights Eldredge’s unmistakable vocals and fun-loving personality. The song is the follow-up to his Top 25 debut single “Raymond” and was also is featured in the buzzed about movie “Country Strong” starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Tim McGraw.

“This song could not be more different than ‘Raymond’,” smiles Eldredge. “This is another side of me and my music that I can’t wait for fans to see!”

And this new voice of country music is sure to have fans loving his unmatched vocals as he hits the road playing shows all across the country and opening select dates for Brad Paisley on his “H2O II: Wetter & Wilder Tour” including Scranton, PA (7/22), Darien Lakes, NY (7/23) and Columbus, OH (8/7).

Brett Eldredge is county music’s hottest debut artist with his distinctive country sound and powerhouse vocals. The country star has already started quite a buzz with his breakout single, “Raymond,” which was one of the Top 5 highest charting debut singles of 2010 and the music video landed in the No. 2 spot on Great American Country’s Top 20 Countdown.

For more information about Brett Eldredge and upcoming tour dates, please visit www.BrettEldredge.com .
Facebook: www.facebook.com/bretteldredge
Twitter: www.twitter.com/bretteldredge
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/BrettEldredge

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