Trisha Yearwood, Michael Ray, the "Property Brothers" and more check into the HGTV Lodge during CMA Fest

For the seventh year in a row, HGTV will set up its two-story, 3,500-square-foot HGTV Lodge in downtown Nashville during CMT Fest.

Michael Ray will kick things off Thursda... Read More

Jake Owen and Cole Swindell join CMA Fest's superstar lineup at Nissan Stadium

With only two weeks to go before CMA Fest takes over downtown Nashville, the nightly lineup of superstars at Nissan Stadium continues to grow.

"I Was Jack (You Were Diane)" hitmaker Jake Owen joins Friday night's ros... Read More

Luke Combs teams up with R&B star Leon Bridges for a new outdoor edition of

Luke Combs is set to shoot a new episode of CMT Crossroads in the days leading up to this year's CMA Fest. The "Hurricane" hitmaker will team up with R&B sensation Leon Bridge... Read More

Country star trivia

Fifty years ago this week, Glen Campbell recorded this classic at Capitol Recording Studio in Hollywood. Can you name this #1 song, which Little Big Town performed i... Read More

Ashley McBryde's heartbreaking quest to find "The Jacket" that belonged to her dad

If you check out Ashley McBryde's debut album, Girl Going Nowhere, the Arkansas native will take you to "A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega," just like her breakthrough hit says.  But she'll also introduce you to ... Read More

Nashville notes

Scotty McCreery learned "Five More Minutes" has been certified platinum at the song's #1 party Wednesday at CMA headquarters in Nashville.

"Burning House" hitmaker Cam is featur... Read More

Darius Rucker gets unintentionally autobiographical on "When Was the Last Time"

During last year's CMA Fest, Darius Rucker was sitting at the top of the charts with "If I Told You." By the time this year's fan gathering takes over Nashville June 7-10, the South Carolina native could very well repeat th... Read More

Thomas Rhett is ready to "Leave Right Now" for his European fans

The remix of Thomas Rhett's "Leave Right Now" is getting such good response in Europe, he's shot a music video for the song. 

In the clip, TR pursues a mysterious blonde woman through a crowded party at Nashville's F... Read More

Tim McGraw reveals the 2019 NFL Draft will be in Nashville

"The 2019 NFL Draft is coming to Nashville," Tim McGraw announces in a new clip posted on his soci... Read More

Shop with Stapleton at this year's CMA Fest

Chris Stapleton will open his own pop-up shop during this year's CMA Fest. 

The Stapleton store will be located in the venue known as "The G... Read More

Sam Hunt, Luke Bryan, Blake, Stapleton, Kelsea and Kelly Clarkson set to sing at this year's CMT Awards

Your first chance to see Sam Hunt perform his new single, "Downtown's Dead," on TV may very well be on next month's CMT Music Awards.

Sam is among the first performers confirmed to sing on this year's show, along wit... Read More