Blake Shelton Album Pre-Release and Sweepstakes
On March 19, TouchTunes featured a special pre-release promotion in support of Blake Shelton's new album, Based On A True Story.... Fans of the country superstar could hear the album in its entirety exclusively on TouchTunes jukeboxes a full week before its commercial release on March 26, 2013. Timed with the album's pre-release, fans were also invited to enter for the chance to win a trip for two to see Blake Shelton live on his Ten Times Crazier Tour. The prize package includes VIP passes to meet Blake Shelton backstage and will be available through April 1 on participating TouchTunes jukeboxes nationwide and online at http://www.touchtunes.com/blakeshelton (18+, U.S. only).
Thompson Square Returns With Just Feels Good
Starting March 26, 2013, country music fans can enjoy Thompson Square's sophomore album, Just Feels Good, across TouchTunes jukeboxes nationwide. Comprised of husband-and-wife duo Kiefer and Shawna Thompson, Thompson Square topped the charts with their 2011 self-titled debut album, which featured the Grammy nominated #1 Platinum radio hit, "Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not." The single was declared iTunes' Country Song of the Year in 2011 and garnered the duo three American Country Awards and two GRAMMY Nominations. Just Feels Good is led by the hit single, "If I Didn't Have You," which received four out of five stars from Taste of Country and is also timed with two ACM Award nominations for 'Vocal Duo of the Year' and 'New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year.' In 2013, fans can see Thompson Square on Luke Bryan's first-ever headlining tour. For Thompson Square tour dates, visit http://www.thompsonsquare.com/tour.
Alan Jackson Releases Precious Memories Volume II
On March 26, 2013, TouchTunes will feature country superstar Alan Jackson's new album, Precious Memories Volume II, on jukeboxes nationwide. Produced by longtime friend Keith Stegall, Precious Memories Volume II is Jackson's second gospel-influenced album and a follow-up to his 2006 record Precious Memories. Best known for blending mainstream country sounds with traditional honky tonk music, throughout his career Jackson has recorded fourteen studio albums and sold over 60 million records worldwide. Since his 1989 debut single, "Blue Blooded Woman," Jackson has enjoyed thirty-five #1 hits including "Don't Rock The Jukebox" and "It's Five O'Clock Somewhere" and has also received two Grammy Awards, sixteen CMA Awards and seventeen ACM awards. Timed with his Precious Memories Volume II release, Jackson will be touring the US and in Canada through the end of 2013. For Alan Jackson tour dates, visit http://www.alanjackson.com/tour.html.