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Download: "How I Got to be This Way"
The fourth single from Moore's hit 2009 debut CD, "This song lets you know exactly who I am," says the singer. "It's a guitar-heavy Southern rock song – something you'd want to crank up in the summertime."
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Download: "Hold That Thought"
The "Stealing Cinderella" singer's new single – about long-distance flirting – "is very sensual and seductive," says Wicks. "It's my version of Marvin Gaye's 'Let's Get It On.'"
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Download: "Different Shades of Blue"
The American Idol runner-up co-wrote this song after the death of his grandmother last summer. But "it's not a melancholy song," says Bice of the soul, country and rock-inspired tune, featured on his third album, 3. "It's about life getting hard and working through the hardships."
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Download: "From a Table Away"
"It's an old-school country cheatin' song with a fresh perspective, musically," says Sweeney of the tune about a scorned mistress.
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Download: "Lovin' Her was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)"
This mellow Kris Kristofferson cover "makes you want to find somebody to love on," says Chesnutt. Need we say more?
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MISS WILLIE BROWN
The duo – Kasey Buckley and Amanda Watkins – co-wrote this powerful ballad "about the sacrifices soldiers' spouses and boyfriends and girlfriends make for their country," says Buckley.
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Download: "Ain't Much Left of Lovin' You"
Montana's debut single, which he co-wrote, "is about that whole love lost thing: She's gone, and he's going through the house, picking up things that she left behind," says the singer, who will tour with Sugarland this fall.
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This upbeat ode to small-town America is "a metaphor about being proud to be from a small town," says Wise, who grew up in the mountains of North Carolina.
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Download: "He Better Be Dead"
The genetically blessed trio of Tayla Lynn (granddaughter of Loretta Lynn), Jennifer Wayne (granddaughter of John Wayne) and Caroline Cutbirth (relative of Daniel Boone) offer up this "fiery, tongue-in-cheek" tune about a boyfriend gone AWOL.