Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban Slot Spring Album Releases

Fans Can Sing Along With Taylor Swift Karaoke CDs

Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban and karaoke versions of Taylor Swift’s two albums highlight the list of late winter and spring country album releases.

In addition, Dierks Bentley continues his amorous troubadour chronicles, and Eric Church, Jake Owen and Jason Michael Carroll unveil their long-awaited sophomore CDs.

Some of the major labels CMT.com contacted said they have albums in the pipeline for this period but are not yet ready to release any specific details.

Here are the titles reported by label representatives or gleaned from their company Web sites.

Jan. 27: Pat Green, What I’m For, BNA Records; Taylor Swift, Taylor Swift (karaoke version), Big Machine; Various artists, Johnny Cash Remixed, Compadre/Music World.

Feb. 3: Dierks Bentley, Feel That Fire, Capitol; Wynonna, Sing Chapter I, Curb.

Feb. 10: John Caparulo, Meet Cap (a comedy album), Warner Bros.

Feb. 24: Jake Owen, Easy Does It, RCA.

March 17: Jack Ingram, title pending, Big Machine.

March 24: Martina McBride, title pending, RCA; Eric Church, Carolina, Capitol.

March 31: Billy Ray Cyrus, Back to Tennessee, Disney/Lyric Street; Keith Urban, title pending, Capitol.

April 7: Emerson Drive, I Believe, Valory/Midas; Rascal Flatts, Unstoppable, Lyric Street.

Dates pending: Taylor Swift, Fearless (karaoke version), Big Machine; Jason Michael Carroll, title pending, Arista Nashville.

Edward Morris is a veteran of country music journalism. He lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and is a frequent contributor to CMT.com.