Just in time for the holidays, powerful country vocalist Kayla Calabrese is putting her own spin on some Christmas favorites with the release of her brand-new holiday album, Believe. The leading single, Baby, It’s Cold Outside, is a yuletide classic duet featuring hot country artist Travis Rice and is available on iTunes and on all digital platforms Friday, December 8, 2017.
Fans can also see the official music video to Baby, It’s Cold Outside, on her YouTube page by clicking HERE as well as on The Country Network. Calabrese has been eager to record another holiday project, and knew she found the perfect duet partner after hearing his music. The pair’s vocals and personalities meshed together flawlessly on the jazz inspired track. The new collaboration and Calabrese’s other songs that make up Believe will become a Christmas staple in many households for years to come.
“I absolutely love this time of the year,” says Calabrese. “I grew up listening to Christmas songs with my family so when it came time to think about recording another holiday album, I didn’t have to hesitate at all. I’ve wanted to record Baby, It’s Cold Outside for so long. When Travis started laying down the vocals, I knew it was going to be amazing and this was the song to release as the Christmas single for 2017.”
ABOUT KAYLA CALABRESE: With her Jersey-girl attitude and romantic Italian soul, this sonorous-voiced beauty brings her own edgy flair to the country music scene. This down-to-earth artist has a sassy edge that shines through her lyrics, stage presence, and fresh demeanor. Her bold vocals and effortlessly long-held notes exude confidence. Naturally drawn to be a musician, Calabrese shyly started out by singing into her hairbrush as a child. Her latest release, Me Time, peaked in the Top 40 on the Music Row Country Breakout Chart and is still getting great feedback within the industry. Renowned music critic Robert K. Oermann commented, “It’s a stomper with attitude…the production is big, but her vocal is even bigger. Go, girl.”
ABOUT TRAVIS RICE: With bold vocals and a rugged allure, this Tennessee native has come a long way from small town bars to the bright lights of Music City. His current release, Sinking Ship, is an emotional masterpiece that will tug at your heart strings with its haunting melody. Fans can see the official music video on The Country Network and other select cable affiliates. After being named as one of the “Top 10 Sexy Men of Nashville,” he has been receiving critical praise from radio stations and media outlets by saying “…the next big male star in country music,” “This song will give the majors a run for the money,” “What a sweet, sexy and talented guy he is,” and “He has the voice that people are looking for.” Rice’s confident baritone voice and winning stage presence have earned the adoration of country music fans for several years as he performs all around the country. With real emotion embedded in his songs, Rice is destined to remind fans and performers why we all love and connect with country music.