The Eli Young Band released a new album, Life at Best, on Tuesday (Aug. 16) on Republic Nashville. It's their first project for the label. The album's first single, "Crazy Girl," was written by Lee Brice and Liz Rose. The track has already been certified gold for 500,000 digital downloads. Mike Wrucke and Frank Liddell co-produced the album. The band's previous hits include "Always the Love Songs" and "When It Rains." Named for founding members Mike Eli and James Young, the band has five album release parties scheduled in various Texas cities through the remainder of the week.