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Emotional Traffic

Tim McGrawAudio CD
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

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listen  2. Right Back Atcha Babe 4:51$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  3. One Part, Two Part 3:32$1.29  Buy MP3 
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listen  6. Better Than I Used To Be 3:21$1.29  Buy MP3 
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listen  8. The One That Got Away 4:44$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  9. Felt Good On My Lips 4:37$0.69  Buy MP3 
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listen11. Only Human 3:52$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen12. Die By My Own Hand 5:07$1.29  Buy MP3 

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  • Audio CD (January 24, 2012)
  • Original Release Date: 2012
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Curb Records
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #20,347 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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Emotional Traffic, the highly anticipated new album that Tim McGraw proclaims his best ever, hits the street on January 17th, 2012. The album delivers the proven three week number one single, Felt Good On My Lips as well as the brand new single, Better Than I Used To Be . Additional standout tracks include the catchy and inspiring, Touchdown Jesus , the celebrity penned, (Tim McGraw, Martina McBride, Brad Warren, Brett Warren) I Will Not Fall Down and Only Human which features Pop-R&B star, Ne-Yo. Emotional Traffic adds to the already successful collection of releases from McGraw that have sold over forty million units.

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14 of 16 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome Crossover Effort January 26, 2012
Format:MP3 Music
I'm not a huge country fan, and besides his movie roles I only accidentally discovered Tim McGraw & his music a couple of weeks ago when I read that he's the son of one of my Miracle Mets heroes, Tug McGraw (the subject of "Live Like you were Dying"), and then read further that he's got a good head on his shoulders too. I bought his #1's double album because it was $5 and I wanted to get to know his music better. Well, I only liked about half of his previous hits. I much prefer Garth Brooks. Then Amazon featured Emotional Traffic for $3.99. The clips sounded pretty good, and different, so I bought it. Wow! From the onset of the first unique track "Halo", I knew I was in for something special, kind of like when Loretta Lynn recorded "Portland Oregon." I love progressive country rock, and this album crosses over into that genre as well as others, including pop/R&B with the Ne Yo duet. The production seems to favor rock guitars, which is fine with me. It sounds even even better with headphones. There still is some twang, and the requisite Jesus song, but even those are palatable. Great job, Tim, this is one of my favorite albums in quite some time!
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Start to Finish a Winner!! January 25, 2012
Format:Audio CD
Love Good Music, I enjoy finding an artist that I really never related to and be totally awe'd by it and on this release, I took in these songs as they came out and now that the whole 12 songs are out and I've listened to it as a whole I gave this one a Big 5 stars, this is quite a listening experience, never new Tim Mcgraw had all these sides to him and has put together a collection of tunes that is so varied and has so much to say about life. Getting older and looking at things in your 40's and looking back and remembering all those little things makes for an interesting Hybrid of musical styles of Country, Rock, Adult Contemporary, Pop and even a little Funk! not an easy feat for any artist but this is a welcome kick in the musical ass, glad to find this gem! If you're like me and you have so many styles in your collection from blues, rock, folk, world and everything in between, give this one a listen, its good! Great real songwriting!
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7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Back to the early 00"s. January 25, 2012
Format:Audio CD
Tim has long been a favorite of mine. A main-stay in my top 5 artists. This release does nothing to move him out of that category, however, it does nothing to move him any higher either.
In recent years, Tim has taken to recording with his road band, The Dancehall Doctors, which has helped give his albums a more Country feel than the releases from the late 90's. In 2009, with Southern Voice, we heard Tim start to eveolve a little more, and add a little more Rock to the Country, but in a much more cohesive and powerful way than what he had done years before. With this release, it sounds as if Tim took a musical trip back to his Pre-Road-Band-In-The-Studio days. While some might see this as a bad thing, and I myself, was hoping it wouldn't be this way, Emotional Traffic has turned out to be a very powerful album. Sadly, Tim's band only performs on one track here, and you can here imediately, that their influence is gone from the rest of the record. But if you remember back to his brilliant Set This Circus Down, you'll remember that Tim had a lot of musical magic even without his band in tow.
We are treated to some arrangements that Tim hasn't really used in the past, to give some of the tunes a darker, jazzy type feel. The first two tracks are the best evidence of this. There is the token McGraw penned song, which has become par only in recent years. These are usually good, stand-out tracks, and the ballad chosen here is no different. Very strong and well produced, and even co-written with a woman who knows her ballads, Martina McBride.
The inclusion of last year's smash Felt Good On My Lips fits very well on this album, and it's placement in the running order provides the perfect kick once the tempo starts to slow.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Best Tim Ever ! ! ! April 27, 2012
Format:Audio CD
This is the best Tim McGraw CD ever! Up to this point, my favorite Tim CD was Set This Circus Down, but now this is my favorite. I especially like One Part, Two Part with Faith Hill, The One, and Touchdown Jesus. I can't put my finger on it, but he sounds like a new Tim McGraw. I love it!!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Tim's latest March 19, 2012
By Shani
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Excellent album. Love it. Can't wait to see Tim perform the songs this summer. Too many great songs to pick one favorite. :)
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5 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars It's Going to Be Hard to Top January 25, 2012
By Emgee
Format:Audio CD
This is an unquestioably amazing album. From start to finish, there is not one misstep. Tim calls this his best album ever. He very well could be right. Every song is amazing and Tim puts everything he has into each one of them.

It's difficult to pick standout tracks on a CD where every song is as good as the others. So let's just say this: Tim McGraw has a remarkable knowledge of how to close out a CD, a talent that has become especially prevalent ever since "Set This Circus Down." And on this CD, he brings the album to a close with the amazing "Die By My Own Hand." Look for this album as a CMA Nominee for Album of the Year come November. It's going to be hard to top.

Thankfully, Tim is now done with Curb Records and we won't won't be waiting for three years for new music this time. Buy this album ad let one of the most talented vocalists in the world show his stuff.
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Couldn't have said it better, Robin.
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