Now we know why Florida Georgia Line has been singing some Backstreet Boys songs during the encore "mixtape" of shows on its current Dig Your Roots Tour.
Turns out Backstreet Boys will be special guests on FGL's third album Dig Your Roots, which is due out August 26. Backstreet's Nick Carter recently posted a photo from the sessions on Instagram with the message, "In the studio with my @backstreetboys recording a song for @flagaline new album."
In the studio with my @backstreetboys recording a song for @flagaline new album. Also working on the new backstreet album as well. Get ready!!! #backstreetboys #countrymusic #floridageorgialine #new music #collaboration
See this Instagram photo by @nickcarter * 18.8k likes
The title of the track is not yet known.
FGL gets back on the road Saturday (July 2) at the Trackside Music Festival in London, Ontario.
Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.