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January 22, 2021 - Amanda Shires is releasing a new version of "Our Problem" today featuring Cyndi Lauper, Angie Stone, K.Flay, Lilly Hiatt, Linda Perry, Morgane Stapleton, Nona Hendryx, Peaches and Valerie June. The track, which also features Sheryl Crow on bass, Jason Isbell on guitar, Peter Levin on keys and ...
January 22, 2021 - Lainey Wilson today announces her studio album, "Sayin' What I'm Thinkin'" is set to release Feb. 19 via BBR Music Group/Broken Bow Records. Wilson co-wrote all 12 songs, which were produced by Jay Joyce. "I am proud of every piece of this record and all the people that have helped bring it to ...
January 21, 2021 - Lady A thought it was merely coming to the Grand Ole Opry to record an NBC special. They left the venerated building with membership in the Opry, courtesy of Darius Rucker, who made the invitation – effective immediately – during the taping. Rucker gave an introduction to the trio, citing ...
January 21, 2021 - Eric Church announced today that he is releasing three albums in April within one week, an outgrowth of a month-long recording session last year in North Carolina. "I have three albums coming out in April. They came out of my 28 days in the mountains of North Carolina, where the songs were recorded and written. ...
January 20, 2021 - Parker Millsap will release "Be Here Instead," his fifth studio disc, on his own Okrahoma Records and Thirty Tigers on April 9. Produced by the John Agnello (Kurt Vile, Sonic Youth, Waxahatchee), the release includes the new single, "The Real Thing," which features guest vocals ...
January 19, 2021 - Morgan Wallen dominated the Billboard charts with the release of "Dangerous: The Double Album" last week. Not only did Wallen have the number one selling album in the country, he also landed 27 of the disc's 30 songs made the Billboard Hot Country Songs Top 50, with six in the Top 10. ...
January 19, 2021 - Eric Church will sing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl next month along with R&B singer Jazmine Sullivan, it was announced today. Church and Sullivan bring a long line of singers who have tackled the song including Luke Bryan, Demi Lovato, Gladys Knight, Lady Gaga, Beyoncé, Whitney Houston, ...
January 19, 2021 - Garth Brooks will play at President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday. Brooks will join Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez, who also are performing. "This is not a political statement, this is statement of unity," Brooks said on Monday. "This is kind of how I get to serve this country. ...
January 19, 2021 - Rapper Lathan Warlick has signed with RECORDS Nashville, the recently announced Music City division of Barry Weiss' RECORDS, a joint venture with Sony Music Entertainment. "When I ran across Lathan Warlick on social media I was instantly drawn to his talent and positive message," saidAsh ...
January 19, 2021 - The music of the late David Olney will see the light of day with an Americana album with Anana Kaye, a singer from the country of Georgia. "Whispers and Sighs," a 13-song collection, is due March 19 on Schoolkids Records. Olney, a songwriter with more than 20 solo albums and songs covered ...
January 19, 2021 - Carrie Underwood released the cover for her upcoming gospel disc, "My Savior," today along with a promotional video explaining her desire to record the music. Underwood is depicted from the shoulders up on the simple cover with a white background, peering to the left. The release will be out ...
January 19, 2021 - Jason "Rowdy" Cope, guitarist for The Steel Woods, died on Saturday at 42. Cope also had played with Jamie Johnson for nine years and wrote with him. No cause of death was given. The Steel Woods announced on social media, "We are writing this still in a state of shock and kindly ask ...
January 15, 2021 - Almost three years after the release of his debut, Devin Dawson returns with "The Pink Slip EP." The six songs are "Range Rover,""I Got a Truck," "Not on My Watch," "Whatever Forever Is," "He Loved Her" and "Who's Gonna Hold Ya. ...
January 15, 2021 - Hailey Whitters announces the deluxe edition - "Living the Dream" - of her well-received 2020 album, "The Dream," with five new songs, on Feb. 26 via Pigasus/Big Loud/Songs & Daughters. Brent Cobb, Jordan Davis, Hillary Lindsey, Little Big Town, Lori McKenna and Trisha Yearwood to ...
January 15, 2021 - Ian Munsick will release his major label debut, "Coyote Cry" on Feb. 26 on Warner. Co-produced by Munsick, Coyote Cry features 10 tracks including "Long Haul" and "Me Against The Mountain." The Wyoming native also released a new track, "Humble," today. "Coyote Cry is a soundtrack for the modern ...
January 15, 2021 - Blake Shelton dropped a new song at midnight, "Minimum Wage." "I heard 'Minimum Wage' over a year ago and connected with it immediately," said Shelton. "It's the timeless truth that you don't need a lot of money or possessions, you just need love." Written by Nicolle Galyon, Corey Crowder ...
January 14, 2021 - Toby Keith and Ricky Skaggs received National Medal of Arts awards from President Trump on Wednesday. Keith was honored "for making extraordinary contributions to American music. Rising from humble beginnings in the oil fields of Oklahoma, Toby Keith has become one of the preeminent songwriters of his ...
January 14, 2021 - Charley Crockett has the new single from the "The Next Waltz, Vol. 3" compilation, a project from Bruce Robison's label, a cover of Billy Swan's 1974 country/pop crossover hit, "I Can Help." The song was the number one most added song at Americana radio this week and the eighth most added on the Triple A charts. ...
January 12, 2021 - Jamey Johnson and Randy Houser announced they will tour the south together in February on the Country Cadillac Tour. The shows, which will be socially distanced, start on Feb. 5 at Billy Bob's in Fort Worth, Texas and include stops in Orlando, Atlanta, Myrtle Beach, S.C. and Birmingham, Ala. ...
January 11, 2021 - Canaan Smith is out with a video for "Cabin In The Woods." The clip was shot in McEwen, Tenn. and marks Smith's co-directing debut alongside Kurt Ozan. Bringing the rootsy, midtempo tune to life, it highlights memories being made at a special spot in the middle of nowhere – from partying around a ...


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