George Strait’s new album, Here For A Good Time, hits stores September 6, 2011. “I ain’t here for a long time, I’m here for a good time,” George sings on the title track of his 39th studio album.
Co-produced by Strait and Tony Brown, Here For A Good Time was recorded at Shrimpboat Sound Studio in Key West, FL – the same studio where Strait recorded his last three award-winning albums
The title track “Here For A Good Time,” written by Strait, his son Bubba Strait and songwriter Dean Dillon, is Strait’s 89th career single and his second highest debut in his storied career on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. Currently at No. 16 on both the Billboard and Mediabase charts after only eight weeks. This is his highest debut since “I Saw God Today” debuted Top 20 in 2008.
George Strait : Here For A Good Time track listing:
1. Love’s Gonna Make It Alright
2. Drinkin’ Man `
3. Shame On Me
5. Here For A Good Time
6. House Across The Bay
7. Lone Star Blues
8. A Showman’s Life
9. Three Nails And A Cross
10. Blue Marlin Blues
11. I’ll Always Remember You
GeorgeStrait.com is offering an exclusive album pre-order package that includes the full length Here For A Good Time CD, a limited edition T-Shirt, poster and instant download the single “Here For A Good Time” as well as a sweepstakes to enter for a chance to see George Strait on tour in 2012.
George Strait has the most number one singles of any artist in history including Elvis (57 to date inclusive of all charts). He has sold nearly 69 million records and with 33 different platinum or multi-platinum albums has the most RIAA platinum certifications in country music and the third in all genres, behind The Beatles and Elvis Presley. Strait was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2006.
source: MCA Nashville