NASHVILLE, Tenn. – George Strait held a surprise press conference earlier this week, and today released a new album, Cold Beer Conversation. MCA Nashville, his long-time label home released the new album, featuring the single, Cold Beer Conversation.

Cold Beer Conversation is currently being played on radio, and it is now available at Apple Music and Walmart.

George launched a popup store called “Strait from Texas.” It is open for a limited time at the Ernest Tubb Record Shop on Lower Broadway in downtown Nashville.

The popup store opens at 10 a.m. Central Time, for at least ten days, so don’t delay!

George Strait in Gruene, TX, for MCA

George Strait in Gruene, TX. Photo: Vanessa Gavalya

George Strait plays exclusive engagements at the new Las Vegas Arena on April 22-23 2016, plus Sept. 9-10, 2016. Along with performance ticket pre-sale today, Strait partnered with internet radio station Pandora to deliver a mixtape celebrating his biggest influences, newest album, and his Las Vegas performance dates. Listen here –

George Strait is a musical icon, the first country music artist honored with Billboard’s “Legend Of Live” Award, is the most-nominated artist in CMA Awards history.

Ebie McFarland, of Essential Broadcast Media, told Baret News the 2013 CMA Entertainer of the Year and 2014 Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year has 60 No. 1 singles to his credit and almost 70 million albums sold.

Connect with George Strait at his website,, his official Facebook and Twitter @GeorgeStrait.

Cold Beer Conversation poster

Cold Beer Conversation poster