CMT World Premieres Dynamic Rising Artist Karen Waldrup


CMT world premieres dynamic rising artist Karen Waldrup's music video for "I Got That Kind of Time" today across all platforms

Nashville, TN (August 29, 2016) - International media power player CMT world premiered the music video for rising star Karen Waldrup’s music video for “I Got That Kind of Time” today across all platforms. Since the video for the independent artist was released this morning, it’s landed on the top trending spot on CMT.com. “I Got That Kind Of Time” is an upbeat, energy-filled tune devoted to the special people in everyone’s life, whether its a spouse, family member or friend, that warrant spending time with regardless of the situation.

“I’m ecstatic that CMT is exclusively world premiering the music video for “I Got That Kind Of Time” today and even more blown away that it’s trending,” says Waldrup. “The video and song are both so relatable and fun. It’s a good Monday y’all.”

The music video, directed by Billy Brown of Evidential Productions and starring well known fishing model Brooke Thomas, really focuses on the heart of this song with the polar bear character that represents those special people in everyone’s life.
Check out the polar bear in the “I Got That Kind of Time" music video here.

“The Polar Bear is symbolic of every single person in your life that you care about. He appears in random, unexpected places, just as it often happens when you’re making time for people you care about in your own life,” explains Waldrup. “We had such a blast filming this video and had a great team of people that came together to make it happen."

GigTown is also a fan of the song and named "I Got That Kind of Time" the "Song of the Week." They praise the song saying, "there's an immediate lightness to this decidely carefree track of Waldrup's ... she makes being pressed for time sound like the last thing on her mind. Waldrup is an indepedent artist that tours extensively throughout the world and is continuing to cross the country this year connecting with and entertaining fans, new and old alike. Catch her on the road in the cities below this fall or on Facebook live, as Waldrup prides herself on broadcasting every show live on her Facebook fan page.

Sept. 2 - The Roundup Beer Garden - Boerne, TX
Sept. 3 - Private Event - Fair Oaks Ranch, TX
Sept. 17 - The Grouse Room - Lafayette, LA
Sept. 18 - Private Event - Houston, TX
Sept. 20 - Private Event - Napa, CA
Sept. 27 - A Golden Evening - Nashville, TN
Oct. 21 - Blast on the Bay - Port St Joe, FL
Oct. 22 - Blast on the Bay - Post St. Joe, FL
Oct. 23 - Blast on the Bay - Port St Joe, FL
Nov. 4 - Coyotes - Augusta, GA
Nov. 5 - Coyotes - Augusta, GA
Nov. 7 - Private Event - Atlanta, GA

About Karen Waldrup

New Orleans native, Karen Waldrup, is a triple threat musician, songwriter and recording artist known for her thrilling performances and “in your face” style of country music. She has spent the last few years touring the world performing thousands of shows everywhere from Memphis, TN to Dublin, Ireland and has shared the stage with Josh Thompson, Clay Walker, Sara Evans, Rodney Atkins, Gloriana and Terri Clark.

Waldrup appeared on Bravo TV’s Platinum Hit with hosts Jewel & Kara Diaguardi, and has music featured on Bravo TV’s reality series My Fab 40. She was a contestant on Season 3 of The Voice, a Nashville Rising Star finalist in 2015 and was previously named a GAC Top 25 Songwriter. Karen has been featured on NASCAR ESPN LIVE, the NFL Experience Superbowl XLVII and hundreds of other outlets world wide.

The video for her hit song “Trashy Crashed the Party” premiered on CMT at #3 and stayed in the Top 3 on CMT Pure Pack for 5 weeks straight. CMT exclusively world premiered the video “I Got That Kind Of Time" today.

“Every once in a while an artist and songwriter comes along that needs no coaching or advice, the world just needs to hear and see them. That is Karen.” - Bart Heribson, Executive Director, NSAI

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