Earlier this week, rising nation star Caylee Hammack shared a stirring efficiency of “Loopy” – the Willie Nelson-penned customary made well-known by nation icon Patsy Cline. Accompanied solely by an acoustic guitar, Hammack’s emotive vocals shine in her rendition.
Cline’s 1961 recording of the tune was a serious crossover hit for the nation star, hitting No.2 on the Billboard Scorching Nation Singles chart and No.9 on the Scorching 100. The enduring tune has been coated by numerous artists over the a long time, together with Linda Ronstadt, LeAnn Rimes, Julio Iglesias, The Kills, and Neil Younger. The ballad was additionally carried out by actress Beverly D’Angelo within the 1980 Loretta Lynn biopic, Coal Miner’s Daughter, and featured on the movie’s best-selling soundtrack.
“Patsy has been on my thoughts loads currently,” captioned Hammack, alongside the video. “I don’t know why, however nonetheless she pops up daily or so. Her music has been with me my entire life. This one, the go-to tune of a 13-year-old on her first journey to Nashville. Thanks Patsy for being with me by way of all of it.”
In August, Hammack launched her debut studio album, If It Wasn’t For You, through Capitol Nashville. The intimate, 13-track album was co-produced by the Georgia native and co-written alongside a proficient staff of business veterans, together with Hillary Lindsey (Carrie Underwood, Taylor Swift) and Natalie Hemby (Kacey Musgraves, Woman Gaga). The album additionally featured appearances from a few of nation music’s most famous artists, together with Reba McEntire, Ashley McBryde, and Tenille Townes.
“I simply need to inform the nitty-gritty fact,” Hammack advised MusicRow in a latest interview. “I need to be weak. I would like individuals to have a secure house at my reveals. That’s what I’ve tried to make with my music, and what I’ve tried to make with this album. I simply hope that it interprets.”
Hammack ended 2020 along with her first ACM award for Musical Occasion of the Yr – for her collaborative observe with Miranda Lambert, a canopy of “Fooled Round and Fell in Love.” Fellow artists Maren Morris, Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, and Elle King additionally contributed to the only.
Click on here to hearken to If It Wasn’t For You.