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Leighton Meester sings a country ballad for upcoming film; hear it here

Leighton-Meester

Leighton-MeesterImage Credit: PRN/PR PhotosCobra Starship made a good Gossip Girl go bad, and now a Gwyneth Paltrow movie has made her go country.

MTV reports that actress and occasional pop star Leighton Meester has recorded the twangy downtempo ballad “Words I Couldn’t Say” for the upcoming Country Strong (due in theaters December 22), in which she appears as a bright-eyed ingenue alongside Paltrow’s alcoholic, downward-sloping Nashville star. Stream it after the jump:

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