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New Shania Twain album coming in September, single in June

 THE CANADIAN PRESS

Shania Twain attends the Billboard Women in Music 2016 event on December 9, 2016 in New York City.  (ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images)

Shania Twain attends the Billboard Women in Music 2016 event on December 9, 2016 in New York City. (ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images)

Shania Twain says her first album in 15 years will be available in September, while a new single is coming in June.

The country superstar from Timmins, Ont., made the announcement on the singing competition series “The Voice,” in which she’s acting as a key mentor this season.

The new single from the five-time Grammy Award-winner is called “Life’s About to Get Good.”

Twain’s return follows an affliction with dysphonia — a vocal cord disorder — that forced her to stop singing.

While her condition kept her from performing, she still racked up a number of accolades in the past few months, including Billboard’s 2016 Icon award and CMT’s Artist of a Lifetime honour.

In a statement, Twain said “Life’s About to Get Good” was inspired by a personal mission to be more positive.

“I was at home looking out at the ocean and I said to myself, ‘Here I am stuck in this past of negativity, but it’s so beautiful out. I’m not in the mood to write a ‘feeling-sorry-for-myself’ song.”

She added: “You can’t have the good without the bad. And that’s what the song ended up being about.”