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Sony Music Nashville announced a new record deal with Garth Brooks this morning (Thursday) in Nashville.

Garth will assemble his longtime group of studio musicians for his new music. For the first time in his career, his music will be available digitally through New social media accounts are also in the works.  

Details on the opening date for a world tour will be disclosed to a fan named Andy on July 14th as a promise from Garth. The two connected in Las Vegas over New Year’s Eve when Andy questioned Garth about an opening date. Garth joked it was that night, but Andy was dissatisfied. Garth then promised to call him personally with the news.

Garth also addressed the cancellation of the Ireland shows. He said, “I would crawl, swim, fly this weekend” to meet with the prime minister to negotiate the dates.

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