FGL wins ACM duo honor
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FGL wins ACM duo honor

Sunday, April 6, 2014 – Florida Georgia Line won the first award of the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday - Vocal Duo of the Year.

AFter thanking everyone from their label to fans to their publicist, "Country music is alive and well," says Brian Kelley.

FGL was the overwhelming favorite to win the honor, which came one hour into the show. The evening is hosted by Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan.

Performers thus far have included George Strait, Lady Antebellum with Stevie Nicks, The Band Perry, Shelton with Shakira, Lee Brice, Justin Moore, Kip Moore, Eric Church and Keith Urban.


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CD review - 6-Pack EP When Florida Georgia Line sing about how much they love their country with "I Love My Country," this lightning rod duo must certainly be aware that not everybody loves 'their' country. 'Their' country doesn't always match the country music of George Strait, after all, who is name-dropped in said song. Strait is just too stylistically straight, for instance, to ever work in the sort of hip-hop cadence that drives "Ain't Worried About It. ...
CD review - Dig Your Roots From the ribbits and Dobro on "Smooth," the lead-off song, one might think that Florida Georgia Line is eschewing its rap rock meets country past for something completely different. While at times that is true - "Smooth" has a swampy beat - Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard haven't veered so far from what brought them to the dance. That is evident with the title track where the thwack of drum programming from long-time producer Joey Moi meets the soulful, somewhat shiny vocals. ...
CD review - Anything Goes The title of Florida Georgia Line's second full length is accurate. For the duo of Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelly, that means girls, girls and more girls plus an ultra dose of partying. That is evident from the refrain of the title track, which, of course, focuses on Friday night activities. "I brought the songs and you brought the party/ Only one way to do it up right/Everybody goes where eveybody knows/That anything goes on a Friday Night/Get your party right/It's a Friday night. ...


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