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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…

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…

Thomas Rhett Has Honest Relationship With Dad Rhett Akins
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Photo by Rick Diamond, Getty Images

Thomas Rhett is fortunate to share a very honest relationship with his successful songwriter dad, Rhett Akins. Thomas says, “We wrote so many songs together and we’ve had some pretty cool success together and we just kinda have that relationship where it’s just like I’ll write a song and 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…