NASHVILLE, TN - (November 11, 2022) -Legendary crossover Country band Exile has released their new holiday single, “Lovin’ Little Christmas Night.” The cheerful seasonal tune was co-written by JP Pennington, Sonny LeMaire and Sharon Vaughn, and is certain to fill listeners’ heads with visions of joyful Christmas scenes. “Lovin' Little Christmas Night” is somewhat nostalgic! It evokes the joys of Christmas decorations, shimmering lights and strolling arm in arm with the one you love to the town square and the promise of a beautiful night by the warmth of a fireplace! The award-winning members of Exile will reach a major milestone in 2023, as it marks their 60th year together, making them the longest-running American band. With eleven number-one songs, three Gold albums and eight million records sold, Exile continues to tour and create new music. “Lovin’ Little Christmas Night” is available now for streaming on all digital music platforms, including Apple Music, iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music, YouTube Music, Pandora and more https://vere.lnk.to/ExileLLCN.
“‘Lovin’ Little Christmas Night’ was written in 2020 in the midst of the pandemic with the hope of more joyous times to come! It certainly gave us writers that hope and we are thrilled to share this hope and joy with our fans old and new,”-Exile!
“Come on baby let’s go downtown
You know it’s about that time
“There’s a big ol tree in the center of the square
Shimmering in colored lights
It’s cold outside but you won’t be long
With my arms holding you tight
Girl it’s looking right now
We’re gonna have ourselves
A Lovin’ Little Christmas night
The angel’s not sittin’ on top of the tree
No she’s walkin’ right by my side
Even Santa Claus is wishin’ that he was me
On this Lovin’ Little Christmas Night…”
The healthy camaraderie that has held the hit-making band together all these years remains intact as they continue to write, record and tour, thrilling audiences with new music and fan favorites. “Lovin’ Little Christmas Night” was produced by Exile members JP Pennington and Sonny LeMaire with tracking on the project engineered by Tony Cottrill at Lonely Dog Productions in Nashville, TN and Jeff Myers at Tower Station Studios in Lexington, KY.
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Exile formed in 1963 looking to play small clubs in Richmond, Kentucky, but managed to top both the pop and country charts during their nearly 60-year-long career. Their most successful hit, “Kiss You All Over” spent four weeks at the top of Billboard’s pop chart in 1978. In the early 1980s Exile started to focus on country music. During their run on the country charts, Exile has successfully had ten No. 1 singles including “I Don’t Want To Be A Memory” and “Give Me One More Chance.” The hit song "Kiss You All Over" was used in the 1996 Adam Sandler movie “Happy Gilmore” and in the 2006 film “Employee of the Month.” They have toured with acts including Aerosmith, Fleetwood Mac, The Oak Ridge Boys, Kenny Rogers and The Judds. The 5 original Exile members re-formed in 2008 and continue to tour today. Current members of the band include JP Pennington, Les Taylor, Sonny LeMaire, Marlon Hargis and Steve Goetzman. 2023 celebrates 60 years for the band and the 45th anniversary of the hit song “Kiss You All Over.”