Elle King settles in Nashville as a mom and country singer
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — (AP) — Singer Elle King has never fit neatly into any one box. Now raising her young son in Nashville, King is releasing her third album — a country album through a country music label — that is fully connecting all the colorful threads of her life. “Now as a resident and living here, Nashville and country music unfolds more and more layers for me,” said King during an interview backstage at the Ryman Auditorium. Her duet with country star Dierks Bentley, "Different For Girls" in 2016, began her journey into country music, eventually winning her a Country Music Association Award. When I became a mother, I started thinking, ‘How do I teach him right and wrong?’”King's son Lucky was born in 2021 after losing two pregnancies.wftv.com
New this week: Jennifer Lopez, Sam Smith and 'You People'
This week’s new entertainment releases include fresh albums from Sam Smith and Elle King, the return of Jennifer Lopez in the rom-com “Shotgun Wedding,” and the TV show “Poker Face,” starring Natasha Lyonne as a wise-cracking, friendly drifter who has an uncanny ability to immediately know if someone is lying.