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Lauren Alaina Announces New Album and Releases New Single, “It Was Me”

July 30, 2021


Lauren Alaina announced that she will release her third full-length studio album, Sitting Pretty on Top of the World, on September 3. The new project will be Alaina’s first major release since her 2020 Getting Good and Getting Over Him EPs.


On July 30, Alaina released the lead track of the album “It Was Me” to fans who pre-order the album. The track, which Alaina called the “favorite track” she has ever written in an Instagram post, was co-written by award-winning singer-songwriter Hillary Lee Lindsey.


The new project also includes her current radio hit, “Getting Over Him,” featuring Jon Pardi and a collaboration with Lukas Graham (“What Do You Think Of?”). The project also features a duet with Grammy Award winner Trisha Yearwood (“Getting Good.”)


“It’s about a dreamer becoming an achiever. It’s being broken and ending up healed. It’s all of me,” Alaina said on the album, “The early chapters. The new beginnings. The hope for the future and total appreciation for the past. Taking the Road Less Traveled and ending up Sitting Pretty On Top Of The World.”


Alaina co-wrote 14 of the new album’s 15 tracks. The album was produced by Paul DiGiovanni, excluding “Getting Good,” which was produced by David Garcia. The project will include 12 new songs and a remixed version of Alaina’s Gold-certified song, “Getting Good.”


The album is not the only project on Alaina’s mind. She is starring in an upcoming made-for-TV Hallmark movie, Roadhouse Romance premiering on September 11, and she is releasing a book, Getting Good at Being You: Learning To Love Who God Made You To Be, on November 2.


Click here to pre-order the album or listen to “It Was Me.” See below for the tracklisting for Sitting Pretty on Top of the World.


It Was Me (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey)

If The World Was A Small Town (Lauren Alaina, David Garcia, Josh Miller)

Getting Good (featuring Trisha Yearwood) (Emily Weisband)

Same Story, Different Saturday Night (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, Liz Rose)

On Top Of The World (Lauren Alaina, Jordan Reynolds, Sasha Sloan)

Run (Lauren Alaina, Ben Johnson, Kennedi Lykken)

What Do You Think of? (duet w Lukas Graham) (Lauren Alaina, Jens Carlsson, Asia Whiteacre)

I’m Not Sad Anymore (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, Liz Rose)

Getting Over Him (duet w Jon Pardi) (Lauren Alaina, Paul DiGiovanni, Emily Weisband)

Good Ole Boy (Lauren Alaina, David Garcia, Josh Miller)

When The Party’s Over (Lauren Alaina, David Garcia, Corey Crowder)

You Ain’t A Cowboy (Lauren Alaina, Casey Brown, Parker Welling)

Goodbye Street (Lauren Alaina, Jacob Durrett, Ernest K. Smith)

Written In The Bar (Lauren Alaina, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, Liz Rose)

Change My Mind (Lauren Alaina, Cameron Bedell, Seth Ennis)