Uncle Kracker tells MTV News that he has enlisted friend and labelmate Willa Ford to star as his love interest in his new single, ‘In a Little While,’ from his forthcoming album, ‘No Stranger’ to Shame, due August 27. “They wanted me to be all lovey-dovey with somebody — maybe smooching or holding hands or something like that — and I’m like, ‘I don’t want to do that.’ But me and Willa are friends, and I figured as long as I had somebody that I knew [to do it with, it wouldn’t be so bad.] Because I get awkward when it comes to stuff like that. I thought that we could bring the same chemistry without having to hold hands or kiss, just by being good friends. You know, we could give the same idea probably. She’s a cool chick.” Read more.