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New John Mellencamp Song, "Troubled Man," Premieres Online and Gets Digital Release Tuesday

Republic Records/Universl Music"Troubled Man," the lead track from John Mellencamp's upcoming 22nd studio album, Plain Spoken, got its exclusive premiere on on Monday.

The tune, which will be available for purchase as a digital download via iTunes starting on Tuesday, is an intimate-sounding introspective song featuring rootsy instrumentation -- acoustic guitars, fiddle and simple percussion.

As previously reported, Plain Spoken will be released on September 23.  Mellencamp is planning to mount a North American tour in support of the record, his follow-up to 2010's No Better Than This, but no dates have been announced yet.

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