"We wrote the song to speak to our need for love," Rimes tells Billboard.
LeAnn Rimes rolls to her second No. 1 on Billboard's Dance Club Songs chart (dated March 4) with "Long Live Love" (2-1). The track, a soulful pop tune in its original form, has powered into clubland via remixes from Dave Aude, Ivan Gomez and DJ Deville, among others.
"I'm so happy the message of 'Long Live Love' connected and people are dancing to it," Rimes tells Billboard of the track that she co-authored with Darrell Brown and Mark Batson. "We wrote the song to speak to our need for love. So, I appreciate the love from the dance world. And, of course, I love collaborating with the best of the best! I am honored to be a part of it all."