After being with Mercury Nashville for the reason that starting of her recording profession within the early Nineties, Shania Twain has a brand new label house, Republic Nashville, and a brand new music and video to go together with the swap — “Waking Up Dreaming,” her first official single in 5 years.
It’s not only a new label for her — it’s a brand new label to everybody, as Twain’s assertion in regards to the signing established that she is the debut artist for Republic Nashville, a division of Republic Data.
“I couldn’t consider a greater companion than Republic Nashville,” Twain mentioned. “I’m honored and excited to be the label’s first artist and lead the cost of this new and thrilling chapter. On this respect, it looks like a brand new starting throughout, and I’m embracing it wholeheartedly.”
Stated Republic co-founder and CEO Monte Lipman, “Shania is without doubt one of the most influential and impactful artists of this era. She’s a uncommon expertise whose legacy continues to resonate all through the world. We really feel an amazing quantity of gratitude to assist her new physique of labor, which is spectacular.”
Though the quilt artwork for the only and different photographs launched have Twain posing with a cowboy hat, “Waking Up Dreaming” embraces her pop aspect, not least of all with an Isaac Rentz-directed music video that borrows the bygone iconography of glam-rock and hair-metal. The sunshine-hearted clip places Twain in an outlandish sequence of blonde, pink and pink wigs, and much more outlandish, inches-long eyelashes, as she poses like a rocker out of the early Motley Crue or Poison period.
Simply two months in the past, Twain launched what turned out to be her swan music for Mercury Nashville, the soundtrack to her current Netflix documentary “Not Only a Lady (The Highlights),” a compilation that included one new observe, the title music.
Her earlier studio album was “Now,” launched in 2017. That marked her comeback after a protracted recording drought that had not seen her launch a recent studio effort since 2002’s “Up!,” though she stayed lively within the interim as a touring artist and keeper of a Las Vegas residency. Twain’s first 5 albums have offered greater than 100 million models worldwide.
Her second Vegas residency, this one on the Zappos Theater in Planet Hollywood Resort & On line casino, is ongoing and is scheduled to run by the remainder of 2022.