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Carrie Underwood And Mike Fisher Welcome Baby Isaiah

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Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS

Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS

Carrie Underwood and husband, Nashville Predator hockey player Mike Fisher, welcomed the arrival of their first child, a boy, Isaiah Michael Fisher last Friday.

Isaiah Michael Fisher was born on Feb. 27, and Underwood posted the happy news on social media along with a photo of the baby and the caption “Tiny hands and tiny feet . . . God has blessed us with an amazing gift.”

The announcement garnered over 600,000 likes in just a couple of hours on Facebook. Congrats Carrie and Mike!!

Tin Pan South Announces Line-up
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The 23rd Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Presented by Regions Bank announced the initial performers in this year’s five-day event. Tin Pan South is set for Tuesday, March 24 through Saturday, March 28 at 10 of Nashville’s most popular venues, and the current lineup can be seen at TinPanSouth.com.

This year’s lineup includes one of Read more…

Brad Paisley Wins YouTube Award
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It was announced earlier today that Brad Paisley is one of the 2015 YouTube Music Awards winners along with 49 others from all genres of music. Others being recognized are Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Meghan Trainor, Sam Smith, Taylor Swift and more.

The winners were chosen based on the biggest growth Read more…

Gary Allans Got A Hangover
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Gary Allan is starting to hit the airwaves with his new single, “Hangover Tonight,” a song he co-wrote with Chris Stapleton, Jesse Frasure and Carey Barlowe. The song is the first release from his forthcoming, as-yet-untitled album – the follow-up to the hit album, Set You Free, which included the No. 1 tune, “Every Storm Read more…

The Opry Kicks Off Country Radio Seminar
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The Grand Ole Opry returned to Country Radio Seminar tonight for its third consecutive year as it kicked off CRS 2015 following the CRS Opening Night Welcome Reception. The star-studded line-up included performances by Chase Bryant, Eli Young Band, Lady Antebellum, Lee Brice, Mickey Guyton, Mo Pitney, Oak Ridge Boys, and RaeLynn. The Grand Ole Read more…

Shania Twain And Her Sister Act
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When Shania Twain agreed to do her residency at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, she had to know she’d have some special support on stage. Her sister Carrie Ann had to agree to be one of her backup singers.

“The idea of going back on the stage again scared me at the beginning. It was intimidating, Read more…

Thomas Rhett Gets His Third Number One
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Thomas Rhett’s momentum continues to escalate as he establishes himself with the third consecutive #1 hit off his debut album IT GOES LIKE THIS (The Valory Music Co.), and his first as the artist and songwriter. The GOLD-certified “Make Me Wanna” summits both the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase radio charts this week, just days Read more…

Toby Keith To Be Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame
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Toby Keith has been announced as one of this year’s honorees to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Among the other inductees are Country Music Hall of Famer Bobby Braddock (“He Stopped Loving Her Today,” “Time Marches On,” “I Wanna Talk About Me,” “People Are Crazy”), pop star Cyndi Lauper, the Grateful Dead’s Read more…

Eric Church And Wife Welcome Baby Number 2
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Photo: 2014 Getty Images

Eric Church and his wife Katherine welcomed their second child, Tennessee Hawkins Church on Sunday (February 15th). Hawk weighed in at 6 lbs. and 12 ounces and was 21 inches long. He joins big brother Boone McCoy, who was born October 2011.

“I’m thrilled that Hawk and his mom are doing Read more…

Craig Wiseman To Be Honored In Home State
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Photo by Amy Allmand Photography

Multiple award-winning songwriter and producer, Craig Wiseman, will be honored by his home state of Mississippi during the 27th Annual Governor’s Arts Awards. The Big Loud Shirt Industries founder will receive the Excellence in Music award, for his exemplary talent and dedication to music this Thursday, February 19th.

“In Nashville most Read more…