Craig Morgan to Release “The Father, My Son & the Holy Ghost” to Country Radio as Official Single on Oct. 7


Craig Morgan shared his first new music in more than three years with the release of “The Father, My Son and the Holy Ghost” in August. The new tune, which Craig penned and produced, honors his late son, Jerry Greer, who passed away after a boating accident in July 2016 at the age of 19. After Blake Shelton spearheaded a ...

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Taylor Swift to Serve as ‘Mega Mentor’ on ‘The Voice’


Country-turned-pop superstar Taylor Swift is set to join the cast of NBC’s The Voice, serving as a “Mega Mentor” for the reality singing competition’s upcoming 17th season. Revealed in a goofy video posted to social media Monday (September 16), Swift can be seen “on set” of the popular show alongside coaches Blake Shelton and John Legend. The two stars have ...

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Taylor Swift to Mentor Contestants on Season 17 of “The Voice”


Taylor Swift will serve as a mentor during Season 17 of The Voice, which debuts on Sept. 23 on NBC with coaches Blake Shelton, John Legend, Kelly Clarkson and Gwen Stefani. As a mentor, Taylor will help the contestants on each team prepare for the Knockout Rounds, which pit teammates against each other in a loser-goes-home song performance. The Knockout ...

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Jason Aldean Plots 2020 Return With We Back Tour


Jason Aldean hasn’t even finished up his 2019 tour schedule yet, but he’s already looking ahead to next year’s nationwide run. His 2020 We Back Tour dates are out today (September 16). Kicking in to gear January 30 in Columbia, South Carolina, the We Back Tour will feature Morgan Wallen, Riley Green and Dee Jay Silver as opening acts on ...

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HARDY Brings Innovative Approach to ‘HIXTAPE VOL. 1′


Following two critically acclaimed EPs, country hitmaker HARDY made a grand re-entry to the scene with a mixtape, which features 17 of his all-star friends, on Friday. Produced by Joey Moi and Derek Wells, the tape, aptly titled HIXTAPE VOL. 1, was originally supposed to be a four-song EP. However, HARDY’s success writing tracks like Blake Shelton’s “God’s Country” and ...

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Justin Moore Drops Spirited New Single, “Why We Drink” [Listen]


Justin Moore will try to score the 9th No. 1 hit of his career with the release of the spirited new single, “Why We Drink.” Penned by Justin, Casey Beathard, David Lee Murphy and Jeremy Stover, “Why We Drink” is featured on Justin’s 2019 album, Late Nights and Longnecks, which recently spawned No. 1 hit, “The Ones That Didn’t Make ...

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BobbyCast Recap: Jim Beavers Shares Stories Behind Hits for Dierks Bentley, Toby Keith & More


On the latest episode of his podcast, the BobbyCast, Bobby Bones brought on hit country songwriter Jim Beavers to talk about his successful career writing for some of the genre’s biggest artists. Beavers has nine No. 1 hits under his belt, and his catalog includes songs recorded by the likes of Dierks Bentley, Josh Turner, Luke Bryan, Tim McGraw, Toby ...

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Dolly Parton and Kirkland’s Release From the HeART Collection


Fans of the incomparable Dolly Parton can now put their love for her music on display with a new collection of wall art called “From the HeART.” Created by Parton in conjunction with the Grand Ole Opry and available only through Kirkland’s, the collection features nine special pieces — eight of which are inspired some of Parton’s best-known songs and ...

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Paul Cauthen and Friends Get Weird at Big Velvet Revue


The 2019 Americana Music Festival and Conference is officially underway, and after last night’s (September 11) awards were handed out to John Prine, Brandi Carlile and more at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, the music shifted back into the city’s small clubs. One of the night’s most intriguing (and luxuriously weird) shows had to be Paul Cauthen’s Big Velvet Revue. Packed with ...

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