Natalie Stovall and The Drive are preparing to travel overseas to entertain Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines serving abroad with the U.S. Navy. The band, in partnership with Navy Entertainment, will perform a series of shows in Asia this summer.
This tour marks their sixth trip with Navy Entertainment. Previous stops have included the Middle East, Asia, and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Stovall is the daughter of a retired Army Colonel, making each trip a personal mission for the Tennessee native.
“There is nothing like the shows we do for the men and women who serve this country,” says Natalie. “They are so grateful for us making the trip, and we are so grateful for their service. It is just an awesome atmosphere to play in.”
Natalie Stovall and The Drive has been named “Artist to Watch in 2014” by: Country Weekly, Billboard, Taste Of Country, Roughstock, Digital Journal, Music Times, and more. This summer, People included the band in their “Hey, Country Radio! Here are Six Women Whose Music You Should Be Playing” List and Rolling Stone proclaimed them a “Must-See Act at CMA Music Fest.”
The critically acclaimed band’s debut album, produced by GRAMMY winner Paul Worley (The Band Perry, Dixie Chicks, Lady Antebellum), is expected to release this year on HitShop Records. The lead track, “Baby Come On With It,” and an EP are available now at iTunes. The official music video for the song is available HERE.