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Kelsea Ballerini to release The First Time in the UK

The smash-hit album arrives on our shores in March.

Kelsea Ballerini
Credit: Joseph Llanes

Rising US Country star Kelsea Ballerini is finally bringing her smash-hit album The First Time to the UK in March.

The 23-year-old, who has enjoyed big hits with Love Me Like You Mean It and Peter Pan in the US, will release her debut album on 10th March 2017 through Sony Music Commercial Group UK in conjunction with Black River Entertainment.

For its UK release The First Time will feature 4 bonus acoustic tracks.

“After having the opportunity to launch Kelsea’s career, we’re thrilled to take these additional steps to further it by introducing her to the global marketplace,” said Black River Entertainment CEO Gordon Kerr. “We look forward to a strong and successful partnership with Sony Music Commercial Group.”

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In the US The First Time has been certified Gold. Lead single Love Me Like You Mean It and Peter Pan have hit Platinum and Dibs has been certified Gold. Kelsea’s current single Yeah Boy is riding high in the charts and on radio.

Over her career to date Kelsea has sold over 300,000 albums in the US, over 2 million singles and amassed 80 million views on YouTube and almost 250 million streams.

Kelsea is currently in the studio working on her second album, which is due for release later this year. She will be heading over to the UK later this spring!

Watch the music video for Yeah Boy below:

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