Levi Hummon Is Adding Another Creative Branch to His Family Tree


Most young artists get a little nervous when they are about to kick off a headlining tour, but as Levi Hummon prepares to hit the road this week, he’s armed with a great voice, an arsenal of strong songs, and something extra that most newcomers don’t have—the wisdom of a Grammy winning singer/songwriter father, who is about to become a ...

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Randy Travis Cancels Most of Recently Announced Comeback Tour


Country icon and Hall of Fame member Randy Travis has cancelled the majority of his recently announced The Music of Randy Travis Tour, leaving only three dates on the schedule. Travis, who suffered a near-fatal stroke in 2013 which robbed his singing ability and continues to effect his speech, intended to showcase his enduring hits through the baritone vocals of ...

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Watch Deaf Country Fan Duet With Carrie Underwood


Eight-year-old Savannah Dahan shot into the spotlight this spring with an awe-inspiring cover of Carrie Underwood’s empowered anthem, “The Champion” featuring Ludacris, stealing hearts by using American Sign Language (ASL) to bring the hit’s lyrics to life. And now she’s had a chance to perform with the star herself. Over the weekend Dahan — who is deaf — attended Underwood’s ...

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Eight Great Accommodations Outside the Nashville Urban Core


There’s no doubt that downtown Nashville is where the action is, especially the Lower Broad strip from Bridgestone Arena to the Cumberland River with its rollicking honky tonks and neon forest of rooftop bars and restaurants. But its popularity has pushed hotel rates through the roof and sometimes you just want a little respite from the delightful craziness at the ...

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Whiskey Myers Reaches No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart, Jon Pardi No. 2, Sturgill Simpson No. 3


Hard-rockin’ country troupe Whiskey Myers ascended to No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart with its new self-titled album, moving 42,000 equivalent units, according to Nielsen Music. The tally was buoyed by Whiskey Myers’ recent Die Rockin’ Tour, which included a copy of the new album with a select ticket purchase. Jon Pardi’s highly anticipated third album, Heartache Medication, ...

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Matt Stell Scores First No. 1 Single With “Prayed for You”


Matt Stell’s debut single, “Prayed for You,” reached No. 1 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart this week. Penned by Matt, Allison Veltz and Ash Bowers, “Prayed for You” is featured on Matt’s 2019 debut EP, Everywhere But On. Matt is the fist artist to reach No. 1 with a debut single since Jimmie Allen’s “Best Shot” in November 2018. ...

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Scalpers Seeking Thousands of Dollars for Tickets to Dolly Parton’s 50th Grand Ole Opry Anniversary Show


Ticket scalpers are looking to make a killing on Dolly Parton’s 50th Grand Ole Opry Celebration on Oct. 12. More than 100 tickets for the two shows (7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.) are listed between $1,000–$5,000 on StubHub, with one seller outrageously asking $14,587.69 for a main floor ticket (there are still four tickets available at this price). There are ...

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