Tim McGraw will release his first solo album in five years when Here on Earth lands on August 21 on Big Machine Records. Along with the announcement, McGraw dropped a video for the title track with real-life stories about love, hope, and purpose. He shares his own brief message at the end.
“Here on Earth” is written by Jessie Jo Dillon, Chase McGill, and Jon Nite. It follows the single release of “I Called Mama,” which will also be included on the new project. With 16 tracks, Here on Earth will be McGraw’s 16th studio project and fourth for Big Machine Records. A 2017 duet album with Faith Hill, The Rest of Our Life, was released by Arista Nashville.
According to press material, “Here on Earth offers a collection of songs McGraw brought together to create vignettes of shared human emotions such as love, relationships, introspection and fun. The album as a whole provides a musical tapestry of life and a shared experience that we can use to connect all the different lives that we live, all the different parts of the world that we come from and use music as the universal language to bring people together.”
McGraw will release details in the weeks ahead for am August 21 live stream event.
Here on Earth Track List
1. “L.A.” (Carlton Anderson, Shane Minor, Phil O’Donnell)
2. ”Chevy Spaceship” (Jonny Price)
3. “Here On Earth” (Jessie Jo Dillon, Chase McGill, Jon Nite)
4. “Damn Sure Do” (Tony Lane, James T. Slater)
5. “Hallelujahville” (Tom Douglas, Blake Griffith, Brett Taylor)
6. “Good Taste in Women” (Jaren Johnston, Bryan Simpson, Nathan Spicer)
7. “Hard to Stay Mad At” (Luke Laird, Shane McAnally, Lori McKenna)
8. “Sheryl Crow” (Wendell Mobley, Neil Thrasher, Laura Veltz)
9. “Not From California” (Levi Hummon, Marcus Hummon, Matt McVaney, Brad Warren, Brett Warren)
10. “Hold You Tonight” (Ross Copperman, Jon Nite)
11. “7500 OBO” (Matt McGinn, Jennifer Schott, Nathan Spicer)
12. “If I Was A Cowboy” (Zack Dyer, Lonnie Lee Fowler, Dave Turnbill)
13. “I Called Mama” (Marv Green, Lance Miller, Jimmy Yeary)
14. “Gravy” (Andy Albert, Tom Douglas, Allen Shamblin)
15. “War of Art” (Lance Miller, Jeremy Spillman, Brad Warren, Brett Warren)
16. “Doggone” (Claire Douglas, Tom Douglas, Jaren Johnston, Aimee Mayo)