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October 27, 2020 - The Country Music Association announced its radio awards today. Luke Combs notified the winners via phone this morning. CMA Broadcast Personality of the Year National: Lon Helton, Country Countdown USA, Westwood One Major Market: Chris Carr, Kia Becht and McKaila Granning, Chris Carr & Company, ...
October 27, 2020 - The Country Music Association announced its radio awards today. Luke Combs notified the winners via phone this morning. CMA Broadcast Personality of the Year National: Lon Helton, Country Countdown USA, Westwood One Major Market: Chris Carr, Kia Becht and McKaila Granning, Chris Carr & Company, ...
October 26, 2020 - Guitarist J.T. Corenflos, one of the key session players in Nashville, died at 56 of cancer. Corenflos appeared on a who's who of country artists, including George Jones, Alabama, Reba McEntire, George Strait, Brooks & Dunn, Charley Pride, Kenny Rogers, Hank Williams Jr., Alan Jackson and Dolly Parton. ...
October 24, 2020 - Country singer Jerry Jeff Walker, best known for "Mr. Bojangles" and an influential figure in the Austin country scene, died on Friday at 78 of throat cancer. Walker played folk music before veering into country, settling in Austin and becoming a key figure in the Texas country music scene. ...
October 23, 2020 - Luke Combs went the deluxe path for the second CD in a row, while a few holiday releases came out also. Combs added five songs to his second album, "What You See Is What You Get" to come up with "What You See Ain't Always What You Get." Among the new songs is "Six Feet ...
October 22, 2020 - Dustin Lynch will be playing and partying in in Sin City next June. The Dustin Lynch Pool Situation: Vegas will be held in Las Vegas from June 3-6, 2021. The weekend event will feature a headline performance by Lynch, alongside guest artists Jordan Davis and HARDY, in addition to DJ sets from Brandi Cyrus. ...
October 21, 2020 - Dierks Bentley released a new song, "Gone," today. "I moved out West with my family in March and have been living in a small mountain town....making up for lost time with them," Bentley said on social media. "Between the adventures, there has been a lot of music. ...
October 21, 2020 - The Country Music Association will give its 2020 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award to Charley Pride. Pride will accept the honor during The 54th Annual CMA Awards, broadcasting live from Nashville's Music City Center Wednesday, Nov. 11 on ABC. "Charley Pride is the epitome of a trailblazer," ...
October 21, 2020 - Miranda Lambert debuted the new music video for her latest radio single "Settling Down." "The 'Settling Down' video is very personal to me because it was filmed at my farm, and my husband got to be in the video with me," said Lambert. "My mom always called me a wild ...
October 21, 2020 - Dolly Parton and Sara Evans are part of a quartet of singers, who put out "Pink," in an effort to fight breast cancer. Rita Wilson, herself a survivor, Monica and Jordin Sparks also sing on the project. The song benefits Susan G. Komen, the world's leading breast cancer organization. ...
October 20, 2020 - Jimmie Allen will publish his debut picture book, "My Voice is a Trumpet," in July 2021. The book will be published on July 13, 2021 by Flamingo Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers. Illustrated by Cathy Ann Johnson, the book is a story about speaking up for what you believe in, at any age. ...
October 20, 2020 - Ryman Auditorium unveiled the latest addition to its Icon Walk this morning with a statue honoring Loretta Lynn. The detailed bronze likeness was added to the permanent outdoor exhibition on the venue's grounds. Created as a way to honor those who have made significant contributions to the hRyman and ...
October 20, 2020 - Patty Griffin has announced "Patty Griffin A Residency Streaming Live Show from the Continental Club," a three-show livestream residency to be broadcasted from the Continental Club in her hometown of Austin. The shows will take place Nov. 7, 21 and Dec. 5. Each show in the three-night series will be ...
October 20, 2020 - Raucous hard-edged country band The Cadillac Three announced this morning that the trio will release an album this Friday. "Tabasco & Sweet Tea" will be out on Big Machine Records. This is the group's second CD this year as "Country Fuzz" dropped in February. ...
October 19, 2020 - Garth Brooks announced today he would release release two new albums on Nov. 20. His 12th studio album, "Fun" and live album "Triple Live Deluxe" will be out the same date. "Fun" includes 14 songs including "Dive Bar, his collaboration with Blake Shelton. ...
October 19, 2020 - Luke Bryan announced today the release of a new single, "Down To One." "From the first time I heard this song, I could not get it out of my head. The melody just roped me in. Excited to officially have "Down To One" as my next single," Bryan said. The song is from Bryan's ...
October 16, 2020 - Average Joe's Entertainment signed Hatcher and released a single. The singer/songwriter's first single, "'Til The Next Time," which he co-wrote with George Birge and Josh Mirenda. The song was produced by Leland Elliot. "I'm looking forward to working with the team at Average Joes and creating ...
October 16, 2020 - Not only did Jaden Hamilton sign with Sony Nashville today, the label also released a four-song from the traditionally-based singer. The singer-songwriter debuted his "Ain't That Something" EP produced by Matthew McVaney. The disc features "Thinkin' Bout You" and the title track, along with ...
October 16, 2020 - Texas singer Parker McCollum makes his Universal debut with "Hollywood Gold." Produced by Jon Randall Stewart, McCollum wrote five of the six songs. "Hollywood Gold" is named after his grandfather's prized horse. McCollum has enjoyed some success with his first major label ...
October 15, 2020 - Logan Mize and Clare Dunn will release a new duet, "Get Em Together," on Friday via Big Yellow Dog Music. "It's something fun and lighthearted," said Mize. "We all need a little more of that right now. Clare gave the song the spark it needed." Produced by Daniel Agee (Jessie James Decker, HBO's Big ...


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