NRT Christian Music News Update
Mat Kearney's New Song is for the Ducks
Singer-songwriter writes new anthem for the University of Oregon football team and his home state
 

Mat Kearney's New Song is for the Ducks
   

Posted: September 05, 2014, 12:00 AM | Category: New Releases
Artist Tags: Mat Kearney
Source: From Staff Reports

It's been nearly two years since singer-songwriter Mat Kearney wrote his empassioned plea to keep former University of Oregon football coach Chip Kelly from bolting to the NFL.

Although Kelly did indeed leave the Ducks for the Philadelphia Eagles, the Ducks have remained college football powerhouses, and now the Young Love singer-songwriter is back with a new anthem for his favorite team.

The new song, "Coming Home (Oregon)" debuted today on the official YouTube page for the University of Oregon's athletic teams. Featuring classic and contemporary footage from famous Ducks games and the Eugene area, Kearney sings a driving folk anthem that would find a home next to Avicii and Aloe Blacc's "Wake Me Up." 

Part ode to his home state and rallying cry to the current No. 3 college football team in the land, Kearney sings, "I'm coming home to the place that I remember, back to the land of my first love / Would you spread wide your arms for this wayward son? / I left my heart in Oregon."

In reference to the Ducks, he sings, "The Northwest air brings the fast boys to town / Be like fire on the Cascades when our feet touch the ground."

Check out the song here:


 

 


More Christian Music News Headlines View All News Add News

ADVERTISEMENT

Decyfer Down Announces Spring Tour with Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Jason Gray Shares YouVersion Devotional Plan
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Premier Cruises Announces Inaugural Northern Lights Cruise, Sailing to Alaska July 2020
Friday, October 11, 2019
Mission House Drops New Single, Lyric Video for 'I Don't Have Much'
Friday, October 11, 2019
Compassion Live and Annie F. Downs Team Up for the Love Better Tour In 2020
Friday, October 11, 2019
MDSN Releases New Single 'Who We Are'
Friday, October 11, 2019
RED Release Cover Song, Announce EP, Tour
Friday, October 11, 2019
Clay Crosse Releases New EP 'Freewill Offering'
Friday, October 11, 2019
The Perrys 'Keep On' Sparking Joy with Wish
Friday, October 11, 2019
View All News

Christian Music, Facebook Christian Music, Twitter Christian Music, YouTube Christian Music, Instagram
ADVERTISEMENT

Christian Music

©2019 NewReleaseToday
A Division Of NRT Media Inc.

 

Secure
CHRISTIAN MUSIC

Discover New Artists
New This Week
Coming Soon
Playlists
NEW! PodCasts
Free Music
Album Reviews

NEWS

New Music
Movies / Media
Books
Events
Tours
General

VIDEOS

Music Videos
Exclusives

EXCLUSIVES

Articles
Devotionals
Interviews
Concert Reviews
We Love Awards

MORE INFO

RSS
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Advertising
Staff
New Music Email
Contact

RESOURCES

Music Studies
Artist Training

CONNECT

Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube