Country music superstar and “Artist of the Decade” Tim McGraw’s 11th studio album EMOTIONAL TRAFFIC is being praised by music critics and fans across the country.  With Rolling Stone saying, “His 11th LP is his most assured, with a dozen sharp songs about middle-American struggles.”   

“With a voice that can go from earthy to angelic in a single phrase and a back catalog that shows serious growth over two decades, McGraw is a star with substance…” NPR

“McGraw continues to expand country music’s boundaries. That’s why, 20 years into his career, his music still sounds so fresh…” Associated Press

“a solid outing from a solid singer in his prime…” Washington Post

“McGraw sounds more relevant than he has in years.” Toronto Star

“McGraw’s 44, but he’s pushing 50 singles on the country chart. The songs on ‘Emotional Traffic’ are professionally programmed with GPS precision toward that destination.” Chicago Sun-Times

“a celebration of his rich history to date and an optimistic step toward the future.” GAC

“worth the wait…”  Cleveland Plain Dealer

“I’m profoundly proud of this album, and I’m extremely happy to finally be able to share this with the fans, especially the ones who came out to see us on the Emotional Traffic tour last summer,” said McGraw. “We’re getting ready for the Brothers of The Sun tour, and I can’t wait to share some new music and create some truly memorable nights together this year.”

This June, McGraw will kick off what is anticipated to be the biggest stadium tour in country music history with old friend Kenny Chesney.  The ‘Brothers of the Sun’ Tour will reunite McGraw and Chesney for the first time in 10 years.  The 20-city tour kicks off on June 2 in Tampa and will hit the nation’s biggest stadiums through August.

Next up on McGraw’s schedule is an Australian arena tour with wife Faith Hill.  For more information and a full list of tour dates, visit

2 replies on “Tim McGraw’s New Album ‘Emotional Traffic’ Scores Big With Critics”

  1. Great album! Love all the tracks! Was definitely worth the wait. Loving “Halo” and “Hey Now” Listened to it all day! Nothing but the best from Tim! Can’t wait to see him on tour this summer!

  2. I got two of his albums so you know I love it. I love Tim anyway and I have tickets to see him and Kenny in Kansas City,Mo.

Comments are closed.