Thomas Rhett Scores 12th No. 1 Single With “Sixteen”


Thomas Rhett scored the 12th No. 1 single of his career as “Sixteen” topped both the Billboard Country Airplay chart and Mediabase chart this week. The tune is the fifth single from TR’s 2017 album, Life Changes, to reach No. 1, following “Craving You,” “Unforgettable,” “Marry Me” and “Life Changes.” In case you were wondering, Luke Bryan holds the record ...

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Chris Stapleton Announces New Tour With Brothers Osborne, Margo Price & More


Chris Stapleton will hit the road this summer and fall for his headlining All-American Road Show Tour. Kicking off on July 9 in Allentown, Pa., the tour will make additional stops in Omaha, Toronto, Memphis, Louisville and more. Special guest openers include Margo Price, Brent Cobb, Brothers Osborne, The Marcus King Band and Kendell Marvel. Ticket pre-sale for the Stapleton ...

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Mark Wills is inducted into the Grand Ole Opry


Photo by Chris Hollo for the Grand Ole Opry Longtime Opry favorite Mark Wills became the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry tonight during a sold-out performance at the Ryman Auditorium. Craig Morgan, a 10-year Opry member, officially welcomed Wills to the Opry family.   “It’s a great honor to be a part of this family as the cornerstone of ...

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Faster Horses Festival announced their lineup


Faster Horses Festival announced the gigantic lineup for its seventh year during a special “Faster Horses Happy Hour” live online event this afternoon, kicking off the festivities at full speed. During the fan-interactive streaming event, it was revealed that Toby Keith, Keith Urban and Zac Brown Band will headline the three-day camping festival taking place in Brooklyn, MI on July 19-21. Additional ...

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Chris Young debuts new song “Raised On Country”


Multi-platinum RCA Nashville recording artist Chris Young is “one helluva country singer” (Music Row) and one listen to his “rich baritone” (The Tennessean) and there is no doubt he was “Raised On Country.” “A traditionalist in an era of boundary movers” (New York Times), the 33-year old Young pays homage to his predecessors and country music icons Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Joe Diffie, George Strait, Alan Jackson and Hank ...

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Randy Houser debuts new album on NPR Music’s First Listen


In advance of its January 11th release, Randy Houser’s highly anticipated new album, Magnolia, is now available to stream in its entirety via NPR Music’s First Listen. Houser is set to perform his favorite song from the album, “No Stone Unturned” on Good Morning America on release day (1/11). Tune in Friday morning, to catch the first televised glimpse of ...

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Billboard Reveals 2018’s Top 10 Country Artists, Singles, Albums & More

As 2018 begins to wind down, Billboard has released its top listening trends of the year, including the most-played country artists, singles, albums and more. Check out a few of Billboard’s Top 10 lists below. For more comprehensive lists, visit billboard.com. 2018 Top Country Airplay Songs photo by Jason Simanek“Heaven” | Kane Brown “Get Along” | Kenny Chesney “One Number ...

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Garth Brooks The Anthology Part III is the ultimate Christmas Gift for fans


Garth Brooks The Anthology Part III showcases live performances from Brooks’ landmark 2015-2017 comeback tour. The continuing series gives fans a look at his recent accomplishments including performance photos, and a new live album (Triple Live) where Brooks covered songs from George Strait to up-and-coming singer/songwriter, Ashlye McBryde. The book also reveals flashback moments from his ’97 Central Park concert in NYC ...

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The Journey Home Project presented $50,000 donation to help military vets battling cancer


(Center) David Corlew presented a check from The Journey Home Project to (left) Jennifer Pietenpol, PhD, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center director, and (right) Madan Jagasia, MBBS, MS, MMHC, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center chief medical officer, to support CAR-T cell therapy for veterans.   Last month, The Journey Home Project (TJHP) presented a $50,000 donation to Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center to aid U.S. military veterans battling cancer. The purpose of ...

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for KING & COUNTRY – burn the ships | world tour 2019


Nashville, Tenn. – Two-time GRAMMY award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY will bring their acclaimed live show to audiences around the world with the announcement of their burn the ships | world tour 2019 where they’ll perform music from their third studio album, burn the ships. The band will begin their global trek at the end of January in New ...

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Mark Burke – “When It Comes To You”


by John Lindsay –   So let me tell you a story I’ve been waiting to tell for a long time.  Vero Beach, Florida (also home to Jake Owen) native Mark Burke provided me one of the cooler work experiences I’ve ever had.   One of the things I love to do at my job is surprise random people at shows ...

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Brett Young kicks off his CMT ON TOUR: HERE TONIGHT


Brett Young is kicking off his highly-anticipated CMT ON TOUR: HERE TONIGHT with back-to-back sold-out shows in Royal Oak, Michigan (11/16) and Northfield, OH (11/17) this weekend. Captivating crowds “like a seasoned pro” (The Press-Enterprise), Young is set to bring his “engaging and vocally strong” (Providence Journal) live show to fans across the country alongside special guests Tyler Rich and Rachel Wammack. The in-demand trek will feature back-to-back ...

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