Iowa-born, Nashville-based country singer Hailey Whitters is releasing her new album The Dream on February 28, and the newest single is "Janice at the Hotel Bar," which was named after an 80-year old woman named Janice that Hailey met at a bar a few years ago and quickly befriended. The album also includes Chris Stapleton and Brent Cobb covers, along with ten originals, and it was made with help from Lori McKenna, Hillary Lindsey, Nicolle Galyon and Brandy Clark. She's also touring, including dates with the legendary Tanya Tucker, dates with Jordan Davis, and a slot at Stagecoach. If any of those names appeal to you but you haven't checked out Hailey Whitters yet -- who I'd add would also appeal to fans of Kacey Musgraves, Margo Price, Jason Isbell, etc -- you should change that by streaming "Janice at the Hotel Bar" below.

Her dates with Jordan Davis include a show at NYC's Webster Hall on March 19 (tickets). All dates are listed below.

Tracklist
1. Ten Year Town
2. The Days
3. Red Wine & Blue
4. Dream, Girl
5. Loose Strings
6. Heartland
7. Janice At The Hotel Bar
8. Happy People
9. The Devil Always Made Me Think Twice
10. All The Cool Girls
11. The Faker
12. Living The Dream

Hailey Whitters -- 2020 Tour Dates
2/20: Council Bluffs, IA - Whiskey Roadhouse +
2/21: Denver, CO - Grizzly Rose +
2/22: Denver, CO - Grizzly Rose +
2/27: Boise, ID - Knitting Factory +
2/28: Spokane, WA - Knitting Factory +
2/29: Eugene, OR - McDonald Theatre +
3/3: Petaluma, CA - Mystic Theatre
3/4: Felton, CA - Felton Music Hall
3/5: Sacramento, CA - Ace of Spades +
3/6: Los Angeles, CA - El Rey Theatre +
3/10: Nashville, TN - The Basement East
3/19: New York, NY - Webster Hall +
3/20: Verona, NY - Turning Stone Resort Casino +
3/21: Baltimore, MD - Rams Head Live +
4/22: San Luis Obispo, CA - The Fremont Theater #
4/26: Indio, CA - Stagecoach Festival
5/1: Kansas City, MO - Knuckleheads #
5/30: Beaver Dam, KY - Beaver Dam Amphitheater #
7/11: West Salem, WI - Country Boom Music Festival
7/12: Chicago, IL - Windy City Smokeout

+ - Supporting Jordan Davis
# - Supporting Tanya Tucker