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Written by Don Henley, Glenn Frey, and J.D. Souther, "New Kid in Town" is a song by the Eagles from their 1976 studio album Hotel California. Released as the first single from the album, the song became a number one hit in the US, and number 20 in the UK. The single's version has an earlier fade-out than the album version. The song

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