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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

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…

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
Photo: 2014 Getty Images

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…

Lauren Alaina Does Surprise Serenades For A Good Cause
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Lauren Alaina was among the artists doing surprise serenades on Valentine’s Day. Uber users in Music City could order a serenade on demand on Saturday, and it was all for a good cause.

“This is the best Valentine’s Day I ever had. I’m not kidding because love is what it’s all about and I feel like Read more…

Zac Brown Band Follows Paul Newman’s Lead
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One of Zac Brown’s passions is Camp Southern Ground, a camp he is in the process of building for children of all abilities to be able to enjoy the great outdoors. One way that he plans to raise money for the camp is by making some of his delicious dishes that he shares in his Read more…

Sam Palladio From ABC’s NASHVILLE Is Grateful To Nashville’s Music Community

Sam Palladio, who plays Gunnar Scott on ABC’s Nashville, can often be spotted around the city of Nashville at different concerts and music events, whether he’s watching as a fan or performing on stage as part of the event. For Sam, who has been pursuing music as part of his career for many years, being Read more…

Carrie Underwood To Premiere “Little Toy Guns” On Facebook
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Following the seven-week #1 success of Carrie Underwood’s “Something in the Water” atop Billboard’s airplay/sales/streaming-based Hot Country Songs chart, the anticipation is already building for “Little Toy Guns,” the second single from her 25-song Greatest Hits: Decade #1.
Penned by Underwood, Chris DeStefano, and Hillary Lindsey, “Little Toy Guns” will be delivered to country radio digitally Read more…

Dierks Bentley To Perform On NBC's Pre-Superbowl show.

Dierks Bentley returns to his hometown this week for a string of high-profile events leading up to football’s biggest night. He is kicking off the week on the golf course participating in the prestigious Waste Management Phoenix Open Annexus Pro-Am today. He’ll next host a star-studded Pre Super Bowl bash at his bar “Whiskey Row” Read more…

Talladega Races To The Top For Eric Church
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Eric Church is riding high on the country charts with his latest single, “Talladega.” The song, which uses NASCAR references, isn’t about racing, but about taking you back to a specific period of time that was more carefree.

“I think that’s the most interesting thing about the song is it’s about life, and it’s about freezing Read more…