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Angie Johnson To Sing At World Series Tonight
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Angie Johnson has been invited to sing “God Bless America” during the seventh inning stretch of game six of the MLB World Series tonight in Kansas City. Angie, who is also a Tech Sergeant in the Tennessee Air National Guard, will sing in uniform. The game and Angie’s performance will be aired on FOX-TV. This Read more…

George Strait To Make 24th Career Performance On CMA Awards
Photo by Art Streiber

Photo by Art Streiber

Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year George Strait makes his 24th career performance on the “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” – more than any other artist in CMA Awards history – Wednesday Nov, 5th (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network.

Strait enters the coveted field of Entertainer of the Year nominees Read more…

Kentucky Headhunters Celebrate 25 Years Of Making Music
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It was the album that Nashville – or the music industry as a whole – didn’t quite know what to do with. But, the fans quickly figured it out. On October 17, 1989 – twenty-five years ago today – Mercury Records released the album Pickin’ On Nashville, the debut disc from The Kentucky Headhunters.

The band Read more…

Attention Songwriters: SongTown.com Open For Business
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Today marks the official launch of a new website and songwriters’ community, SongTown.com. Run by hit Nashville songwriters Clay Mills and Marty Dodson, SongTown.com provides webinars, classes, retreats, video tutorials, advice and more for aspiring and professional songwriters of all genres.

The SongTown project began as a Facebook group, which currently has nearly 12,000 members. Now Read more…

Thomas Rhett Says His Dad Doesn’t Write A Bad Song
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Photo by Rick Diamond, Getty Images

Thomas Rhett has recorded quite a few songs written by his dad Rhett Akins including his #1 hits “It Goes Like This” and “Get Me Some of That,” but he says there are plenty of songs his dad has pitched him that he hasn’t recorded. He explains though, that Read more…

Alan Jackson’s Launches His 25th Anniversary “Keepin' It Country Tour
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Alan Jackson rings in 2015 with the continuation of the multi-faceted 25th anniversary celebration and the launch of his 25th Anniversary “Keepin’ It Country Tour”. Sponsored by Kubota Tractor Corporation, the tour kicks off in Fort Myers (Estero), FL on January 8 and will culminate at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver (Morrison), CO Read more…

Keith Urban Ready For Third Season Of American Idol
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Keith Urban is back as a judge for his third season of American Idol, which begins airing after the first of the year. He, along with Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Ryan Seacrest (as host), are currently crisscrossing the country for the audition process. Last year’s judges’ panel seemed to really click and they Read more…

Eric Church Racing Up The Charts With Talladega
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Eric Church is climbing the country charts with his latest single, “Talladega,” which is from his CMA-nominated album, The Outsiders.

Although the big NASCAR Talladega race is this weekend (Oct. 19th) the song isn’t about car racing or the famed NASCAR track, but about life itself and some golden care-free moments that you had and still Read more…

Gary Allan, Charlie Worsham, Brett James & Chris Stapleton Raise $9,000 For St. Jude
Pictured, ( l to r:)  Chris Blair, owner, The Listening Room, Brett James, Charlie Worsham, Chris Stapleton, Suzanne Alexander, Gary Allan.

Pictured, ( l to r:) Chris Blair, owner, The Listening Room, Brett James, Charlie Worsham, Chris Stapleton, Suzanne Alexander, Gary Allan.

Great American Country’s and NASH-FM’s “Kickin’ It With Kix” co-host Suzanne Alexander hosted a very special songwriter in-the-round last night as a fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Gary Allan, Charlie Worsham, Brett James Read more…

Florida Georgia Line
Florida Georgia Line perform at their  iHeartRadio Album Release Party. Photo by Chris Owyoung for iHeartRadio

Florida Georgia Line perform at their iHeartRadio Album Release Party. Photo by Chris Owyoung for iHeartRadio

Last night iHeartMedia hosted an album release Party with Florida Georgia Line to celebrate the launch of their new album ANYTHING GOES (Republic Nashville), which was released yesterday (October 14). The reigning CMA Vocal Duo of the Year performed Read more…