'Real Housewives of Atlanta' Country Song Duel: Kim Zolciak Versus Kandi Burruss (Video)

Both are taking a departure from their usual musical genres. Which one pulled it off?

Two Real Housewives of Atlanta cast members, two country songs: Which one hits the right note and which hits a new low?

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Things have been rocky between The Real Housewives of Atlanta cast mates Kim Zolciak and Kandi Burruss after they disagreed over royalty payments for “Don’t Be Tardy For The Party” – at least that’s what happened on-screen.

Kandi produced the song for Kim and it was a hit with more than 100,000 downloads and Kim felt Kandi shouldn’t share much in the profits. This season, the two have tried really hard to get past the issue.

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Now, there’s a new musical showdown going on between the cast mates as Kim has released a country ballad while Kandi has been working on one during the current Atlanta season with country singer Jo Dee Messina.

Listen to a short bit of Kim’s newly released “Love Me First” (full version here) and then an early version of Kandi's untitled track below.

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