Brinn Black Overcomes Career Struggles with New Release of "72's"
We kicked off our CMA Fest 2019 coverage interviewing the multi-talented, Brinn Black. Throughout the interview Brinn discussed the inspiration behind her latest single "72's", overcoming obstacles and upcoming plans to further her musical career.
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Singer-songwriter, Brinn burns for more attention from her lover with her newest release, "72's.". Throughout the song, Brinn's compares the obsession her partner has for his Marlboro's to the attention she receives from him and always finding herself on the short end of the stick and wondering why.
Produced by NBC’s The Voice (2016) contestant Nolan Neal Seals, whose credits include Adam Wakefield, Saliva and Matt Bailie., The song was written by Brinn, Briana Tyson and Brittany Kennell. The nuanced track, which premiered yesterday on Roughstock, features bassist Reed Berin (Clare Dunn), Justin Ostrander (Sam Hunt, Steven Tyler, Kenny Chesney) on electric guitar, drummer Grady Saxman (Luke Combs, Uncle Kracker), Smith Curry on steel (Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean, Willie Nelson) and Jimmy Wallace on B3, keyboards and synthesizer (Joe Walsh, The Wallflowers).
ABOUT BRINN BLACK: She’s been performing since the age of four, but since she moved to Nashville at the age of 18, this soulful songstress has taken a more entrepreneurial approach to her music. She continues to pour herself into her songwriting, recording, and touring, and that dedication has led to performances at the legendary Ryman Auditorium and the Bluebird Cafe. Black has opened shows for Lady Antebellum, Ronnie Dunn, Darius Rucker, Justin Moore, Little Big Town, Montgomery Gentry, Gretchen Wilson, LoCash, Dustin Lynch, Sammy Kershaw and more. She’s released several songs, including her most vulnerable piece of work, “Daddy’s Medicine,” in 2017. The companion music video has amassed more than 200,000 views, while the track has gained nearly 30,000 streams on Spotify. The native of Chester, Virginia also uses her musical talents to help others while giving back with the creation of Lyrics On The Lake, an annual, multi-day festival held at Smith Mountain Lake, VA. Brinn is also a hands-on advocate for programs including Christmas 4 Kids, Give It To Goodwill, Hands On Nashville, the Columbia Shop-With-A-Cop program, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She also prides herself on being an ambassador for LEAD Southeast, a public school in Nashville committed to preparing artistic young students for a four-year college or university. She has one dog (Little Miss Molly B), loves dark chocolate, Italian food and SEC sports.