RACHEL REINERT PARTS WAYS WITH GLORIANA
Rachel Reinert has parted ways with the trio Gloriana. Reinert made the announcement on Twitter yesterday, posting a lengthy heartfelt message about her decision to leave and also what's to come. Rachel wrote, "It has been such an incredible ride and I have so many beautiful memories that I will cherish for a lifetime." She then thanked everyone who's been a part of her journey with the band for the past eight years and also sent her love to former bandmates, Tom and Mike Gossin. Rachel wrote, "This was not an easy decision, nor one that I took lightly, but I felt that it was time for me to move on and follow my heart. I sincerely wish Tom and Mike Gossin all the best."
Reinert also spoke about the next step she's taking in her music career, saying, "I am excited to announce that I have begun working on the next chapter of my life as a solo country artist. I will be taking the first part of this year to write and record my album and cannot wait to get the music out as soon as I possibly can." There has been no word yet from the Gossin brothers or Gloriana's label Warner Music Nashville about Rachel's departure from the band. The group's latest studio album, Three, was released in June of last year. Gloriana's website has no upcoming tour dates listed for the band.
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