Country star trivia

Newcomer Luke Combs says if it hadn't been for the music of this fellow North Carolinian, he wouldn't have pursued his current career.  Can you name the "Hurricane" hitmaker's inspiration? ANSWER:  Eric ChurchRead More

Chris Young is "Losing Sleep" at the Nashville Omni

From the valet to the bar to the bedroom, Chris Young’s sexy new video for “Losing Sleep” was shot entirely at Nashville’s Omni Hotel.

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Nashville notes

The Oak Ridge Boys’ as-yet-untitled new album will be released during the first quarter of 2018. The new record was produced by Dave Cobb, best known for his work with Chris Stapleton.

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Chris Janson admits he had to practice his "a** off" for his ACM Honors tribute

While lots of children and their parents know Shel Silverstein as the author of beloved books like The Giving Tree and Where the Sidewalk Ends, Friday night, Chris Janson remembers him for his music... Read More

"Body Like a Back Road" will be CMT's first-ever Song of the Year

Sam Hunt’s “Body Like a Back Road’ will be honored as CMT’s first-ever Song of the Year at the upcoming 2017 CMT Artists of the Year celebration at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center.

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"Don't disappear": Vince Gill makes a heartfelt plea to Eddie Montgomery, as country music says goodbye to Troy Gentry

Troy Gentry’s coffin sat center stage at the Grand Ole Opry, situated firmly in the treasured circle of wood transplanted from the historic stage of the Ryman Auditorium, as a house full of friends, family and fans came to s... Read More

Country star trivia

Patsy Cline scored the first #1 of her all-too-short career in 1961 with this classic, written by Harlan Howard and Hank Cochran. Can you name it? ... Read More

Granger Smith to headline Don't Tread On Me Tour

On the heels of his new album announcement, Granger Smith has revealed a winter headlining tour.

The "Happens Like That" singer is set to kick off his Don't Tread On Me Tour on November 3. He'll visit 14 cities, and ... Read More

Nashville notes

Hudson Moore has announced his fall headlining tour. The 16-date Just Wanna Love You Tour kicks off on October 5 and runs through December 7. Tickets are on sale now.

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My Kind of "CMA Country Christmas": Reba McEntire adds her touch to the annual ABC special

After seven years with Jennifer Nettles at the helm, CMA Country Christmas is getting a new host. This year, Reba McEntire steps in for her pal and label mate on the annual ABC ... Read More

Kip Moore explains why he stays in hostels when he travels

Kip Moore lives very simply. While the "More Girls Like You" singer spent time traveling to Hawaii, Costa Rica and Iceland earlier this year, he says much of his journey was spent in hostels.

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Florida Georgia Line, Garth Brooks & Keith Urban to headline 2018's Stagecoach festival

The 2018 edition of the Stagecoach festival is set for April 27 through April 29 in Indio, California, and this year's headliners couldn't be bigger: Garth... Read More

National Transportation Safety Board releases preliminary report on Troy Gentry's crash

As the country music world continues to mourn the death of Montgomery Gentry's Troy Gentry in a helicopter crash on September 8, the Read More

Granger Smith announces new album, "When the Good Guys Win"

Granger Smith returns with new music on October 27 with the release of When the Good Guys Win.

The singer/songwriter co-wrote nine of the album's 14 tracks and served as producer, alongside Fran... Read More