Only on PEOPLE.com: Behind the Scenes with Kenny Chesney

PEOPLE follows the singer as he promotes The Big Revival's release on Today

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One more mic check, then we're live! "Music has always been a big part of my life," the star said. "I think it's human nature to let music do what it does to you in your soul. If I want to feel happy, music can make me feel happy. If I really want to feel sad, music can make me feel sad. If I just want to escape, music does that to me. I think that's the way it is for a lot of people."