Jillian Cardarelli Releases Official Music Video for “Dropped”
Airing on CMT Music (CMT’s 24-hour channel) the week of 11/29
For Immediate Release
Nashville, TN – November 22, 2021 – Country Artist / Songwriter Jillian Cardarelli releases the Official Music Video for her new single “Dropped,” available now on YouTube and all streaming platforms. The music video, produced by Dusty Dale Barker with VAYLL, will also begin airing on CMT Music (CMT's 24-hour music channel) the week of 11/29.
The single was written by Kassi Ashton, Johnny Dibb and Emily Landis and produced by award-winning female producer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Alex Kline.
The sultry video highlights lyrics such as “Like a bad habit, baby, I dropped you,” as Cardarelli walks through the character's home dropping precious items.
"This was such a fun video to make," said Cardarelli. "When you get to take on the lyrics of a song and act them out, it's just pure fun." Cardarelli goes on to describes the new single as a fun, sassy take on knowing when to "leave well enough alone" when a relationship is over. Cardarelli says the song exudes confidence, both melodically and lyrically.
This is Cardarelli’s follow up to her popular single “If You Had a Heart” that was released earlier this year – all part of her much anticipated debut EP that is scheduled to release in the Spring 2022.
“Dropped” is available now on Spotify, Pandora, Apple Music and anywhere you stream music. The Official Music Video for “Dropped” is available on her YouTube Channel and on CMT Music (CMT's 24-hour music channel) the week of 11/29.
For more information, visit her website at www.JillianCardarelli.com.
About Jillian Cardarelli:
Jillian Cardarelli is a singer/songwriter originally from a small town outside of Boston, Massachusetts. Her stunning vocals, captivating songwriting and girl next door quality have positioned her as a quickly rising star amongst her contemporaries. Represented by William Morris Endeavor, Jillian has toured with such acts as Dierks Bentley, Reba, Willie Nelson, Jake Owen, Scotty McCreery, Lee Brice, Alabama and Easton Corbin to name a few.
Her debut single, "Rerun,” written by Grammy Award-winning artist Maren Morris, Tina Parol and Jordan Reynolds made a splash on CMT Music, with the music video spending two weeks at #1 and several weeks in the Top 10. Her second single, “Souvenirs,” debuted on Radio Disney Country, while the music video spent eight weeks in the Top 10 on CMT.com. Her first single from her upcoming EP, “I NEVER DO THIS” released in the fall of 2019, followed by “Cool Girl” in January 2020 and “STRONG" with Charles Esten released in September 2020 to critical acclaim. Then, in December 2020, Jillian was honored to be asked to participate in the National Christmas Tree Lighting Virtual Concert in Washington, D.C. as she sang a classic, "O Holy Night." Earlier this year, Cardarelli released "If You Had a Heart."
Her talent caught the attention of Rolling Stone Country who ranked her at the top of their list of “10 New Country Artists You Need to Know” and Nashville Lifestyles Magazine named her a Top Artist to Watch in their Music issue.
In addition to writing and performing, Jillian is passionate about being involved in the community and with various charitable organizations like Stand Up 2 Cancer, Band Against Cancer, The Kevin Carter Foundation, Hannah Storm Foundation, PEDIGREE Foundation, Musicians on Call and St. Jude Children’s Hospital. She often performs for charitable events and, an avid golfer, plays in various charity golf tournaments around the country.
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