Tim McGraw Premieres Video For "Highway Don't Care"
Country superstar Tim McGraw is unveiling his video for "Highway Don't Care" with Taylor Swift, featuring Keith Urban on guitar, live to fans worldwide on Monday, May 6 in a first-ever music video premiere event with Google+ Hangout. The video, directed by Shane Drake, features dramatic and heart-stopping footage for the triple threat collaboration that is driving to the top of the charts. Currently in the Top 10 on the country radio charts, the track has already sold over 500,000 downloads to date and is the third single from McGraw's latest album, TWO LANES OF FREEDOM. McGraw will premiere the video in Nashville at 4:00 PM CST in front of a live audience with fans from around the globe also participating in this landmark event. Additionally, the Google+ Hangout will be livestreamed on YouTube.
"This video is really more of a short film, and I think it will surprise everyone and hopefully leave a strong impression," said McGraw. "Shane brought a lot of passion to the concept we worked on together, and it's cool that we'll be able to get an immediate live response from the fans when we introduce it."
Tonight, McGraw will launch his TWO LANES OF FREEDOM 2013 TOUR, presented by Pennzoil, in Birmingham, AL and continue on to 30 cities through July. The U.S. trek will also feature emerging artists Brantley Gilbert and Love and Theft. On Sunday, May 19 the two-hour special ACM PRESENTS: TIM McGRAW'S SUPERSTAR SUMMER NIGHT is set to air on CBS Television Network. The star studded event is set to feature high-octane performances and musical collaborations including Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, John Fogerty, Faith Hill, Florida Georgia Line with Nelly, Taylor Swift, Keith Urban, Ne-Yo, Pitbull, Lady Antebellum and The Band Perry