Walmart has issued an apology to Morgan Wallen following the leak of his forthcoming album, Harmful: The Double Album.
In response to Rolling Stone, Walmart just lately apologized to Wallen for the leak saying they’re “deeply apologetic to Morgan for this unlucky scenario.” A spokesperson for the retail big defined that the leak solely occurred in “lower than 10” of their 4,000 shops nationwide and that they’re “actively eradicating any albums remaining on the cabinets in these shops to carry till the official launch date, and taking extra precautionary measures for the long run.”
“We admire Morgan as an artist and perceive his frustration and disappointment. We have now protocols in place to assist guarantee new albums are usually not bought earlier than the discharge date, but on this occasion his album made its strategy to the shelf in a handful of shops early,” a Walmart spokesperson added.
Followers had been initially ecstatic once they found Wallen’s new album had already hit some Walmart cabinets, per week forward of it’s official launch date. Nonetheless, the nation celebrity was not as impressed as he labored very onerous on the brand new 30-track mission and didn’t desire a retail big akin to Walmart to leak his musical masterpiece.
The leak was introduced into the highlight when followers shared pictures and movies all through social media on Monday (Jan. 4) showcasing their discover in states together with North Carolina, Ohio, West Virginia, Wisconsin and extra. Not solely had been pictures shared of followers holding the brand new album but additionally movies that included snippets of unreleased songs and that basically upset Wallen whereas he’s additionally grateful for them being “keen” to unfold the brand new music.
So, the “Extra Than My Hometown” singer launched a video assertion on social media, sharing that he’s going to leak the music himself by way of his TikTok account as if anybody must be leaking his new album, it must be him.
Wallen went on to drop three leaks of songs together with “Warning” “Harmful” and “Rednecks, Crimson Letters, Crimson Dust” on TikTok, all of that are set to seem on his forthcoming new album, Harmful: The Double Album. You possibly can hear the three new songs HERE.
Harmful: The Double Album is ready for official launch on Friday, January 8.