Sarah Darling Releases Christmas EP
Updated: Wednesday, November 27 2013, 11:54 PM CST
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NASHVILLE, TN -- Sarah Darling says she has wanted to do a Christmas album for as long as she can remember. The rising Country stars holiday wish has come true. Sarah released a four song EP with the fitting name "Have a Merry Little Christmas Darling".
The rising country singer was approached by a well known Nashville guitarist and the project was put together just in time for the holiday season. "Steve Gibson, who is well known guitarist in town, approached me at the Opry and asked if I wanted to make an Christmas album and I said yes" says Darling.
Sarah picked four of her favorite Christmas songs. She went with the holiday staple "Silent Night". "The point is to celebrate the birth of Christ. so to have a song that paints the story is beautiful and I love being able to share that" she says.
Sarah also chose some classics, including "The Christmas Song" and "I'll Be Home For Christmas", but her personal favorite is "river". "I can remember being young and hearing that song shopping with my mom it really pulled me in."
From the album cover, which was designed by her husband, to the witty title, Sarah says the entire project was a labor of love that she hopes you and your family enjoy for years to come! "It is so timeless. You keep it forever and every time Christmas rolls around it stamps this place in your life in that particular time. It's a classic"
Here is a little fun fact about the album cover. Sarah does have a dog, but it's not the one you see on the cover. She said her dog would never have sat still long enough, so she borrowed one for the photo shoot!