Contact Us

Laura Bell Bundy Signs With Big Machine Label Group

Laura Bell Bundy
Jason Merritt, Getty Images

Broadway actress-turned-country-singer Laura Bell Bundy is the latest to sign with Big Machine Label Group. An announcement was made Wednesday (July 3) alongside her new single ‘Two Step’ — a collaboration with Colt Ford — expected to be released this month.

Label president Scott Borchetta said Bundy will lead the country dance movement that is starting to blow up. “Laura Bell is a fireball of energy and attitude with all the right moves,” he says (quote via All Access).

This isn’t Bundy’s first country effort. She’s previously released an independent release in 2007, in addition to ‘Achin’ and Shakin” on Mercury Records in 2010. Two songs from ‘Achin’ and Shakin” charted, including the Top 30 single ‘Giddy on Up’ which she performed at the 2010 ACM Awards in Las Vegas. ‘Drop on By’ was from the album’s first disc (the slower, more melodic “achin’” half), but it barely cracked the Billboard Country Chart.

‘Two Step’ is more similar to songs found on the “shakin’” half of the album. In fact, the song was recently included on the new ‘Dance Y’all (Volume 1)’ EP, released to iTunes and Amazon. A music video will be released on July 4, but Bundy recently gave fans a sneak preview via YouTube.

The Big Machine Label Group website lists Bundy on the Big Machine Records roster. The Valory Music Co. and Republic Nashville also fall under the BMLG umbrella.

Next: See Country Stars Who've Tried Acting

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://tasteofcountry.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Taste of Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Taste of Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!