New Releases Include Byrd, Morgan, Nelson, Pickler

A number of country artists released new albums on Tuesday (Oct. 31). Tracy Byrd’s Different Things (A2M) includes “Cheapest Motel” and “She Was Smart.” Cross Canadian Ragweed’s Back to Tulsa: Live and Loud at Cain’s Ballroom (Universal South) is a 24-track double-disc set. The title track of Craig Morgan’s Little Bit of Life (Broken Bow) is on the charts now. Willie Nelson hired Ryan Adams to produce Songbird (Lost Highway), a mix of originals and covers. American Idol Kellie Pickler’s Small Town Girl (BNA/19) features her debut single, “Red High Heels.”