John Mellencamp to Release New Album, “Plain Spoken,” This Fall; Signs Lifetime Contract with Republic Records
Written by WorkerBee on May 29, 2014
Hear MusicJohn Mellencamp will release his 22nd studio album, Plain Spoken, sometime in the fall. The album, which follows 2010’s No Better than This, is part of a brand-new lifetime contract that the singer/songwriter has signed with Republic Records.
A press statement from the label describes Plain Spoken as “a stunningly elegant and soul-searching gem.”
“Not only has he served as an ambassador of social consciousness in America, but he has also provided the soundtrack of a generation,” Republic Records co-founder Monte Lipman says of Mellencamp. “We’re thrilled to be working with John Mellencamp as …read more