With summer almost here and the mercury rising, let’s dip into a freshly-filled pool of country albums. They’re always good
for some much-needed relief.
Veterans and newcomers alike are submitting new projects in the next couple of months,
and all are hoping to become your favorite warm-weather jam of 2012. Some are best suited for cruising with the windows down,
and others will do nicely with a hammock and a shade tree. TV stars, rockers and gospel singers are all in the mix.
alphabetical order by artist, here are a dozen fresh albums poised to help you wring the last drop of juice out of your early
Chris Cagle, Back in the Saddle
faded from the spotlight in 2008, it was a much needed break. “I had become somebody who I didn’t want to be,” says the singer.
In the years since then, he’s