Author Archives: Jim Casey

Jim Casey is the managing editor at Nash Country Daily. Formerly the managing editor at Nash Country Weekly and FIGHT! magazines, Jim is a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (B.A., 2001) and University of Memphis (M.A., 2004). When he’s not attending Dwight Yoakam or Robert Earl Keen concerts, Jim can be found sipping George Dickel on the Elk River while he works on his first book of Southern fiction.

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Author Archives: Jim Casey | @TheJimCasey

Jam! Listen to Keith Urban & Pink’s New Duet, “One Too Many”

Jam! Listen to Keith Urban & Pink’s New Duet, “One Too Many”

Keith Urban released his new duet with pop star Pink, “One Too Many,” on Sept. 16. Penned by Cleo Tighe, Daniel Davidsen, James Norton, Mich Hansen and Peter Wallevik, “One Too Many” is featured on Keith’s upcoming 11th studio album, The Speed of Now: Part I, which drops on Sept. 18. “When I collaborate, I’m…MORE

Watch Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Perform “High Life” on the Opry

Watch Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Perform “High Life” on the Opry

The Grand Ole Opry tallied its 4,940th consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 5 with a showcase featuring a pair of country music’s biggest stars: Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood. In addition to performing their own solo tunes, the longtime CMA Awards co-hosts treated viewers to a number of duets, including “Remind Me,” “Will the…MORE

Watch Luke Combs Perform “Six Feet Apart” on “The Late Show”

Watch Luke Combs Perform “Six Feet Apart” on “The Late Show”

Luke Combs helped kick off the sixth season of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Sept. 14 with a socially distanced performance of his quarantine-inspired tune, “Six Feet Apart.” Penned by Luke, Brent Cobb and Rob Snyder, “Six Feet Apart” features Luke crooning the chorus: “I miss my mom / I miss my dad…MORE

Listen to Dolly Parton’s New Rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” From Upcoming Holiday Album

Listen to Dolly Parton’s New Rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” From Upcoming Holiday Album

Dolly Parton released her brand-new rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” on Sept. 14. Penned by Tommie Connor, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” is featured on Dolly’s upcoming holiday album, A Holly Dolly Christmas, which drops on Oct. 2. The 12-song collection features several holiday standards, including “Holly Jolly Christmas,” “Mary, Did…MORE

Cam Reveals Track List for Upcoming Sophomore Album, “The Otherside”

Cam Reveals Track List for Upcoming Sophomore Album, “The Otherside”

Cam revealed the track list for her upcoming sophomore album, The Otherside, which drops on Oct. 30. Over the past three years, Cam wrote the record with frequent collaborators Tyler Johnson and Jeff Bhasker in Los Angeles, Nashville and New York. The 11-song offering also features tunes co-penned by Sam Smith (“Happier for You”), Harry…MORE

Blanco Brown Expected to Make Full Recovery After Head-On Collision

Blanco Brown Expected to Make Full Recovery After Head-On Collision

Blanco Brown is expected to make a full recovery after suffering significant injuries in a head-on collision near his home in Atlanta on Aug. 31. “The Git Up” singer has relocated out of the ICU after multiple surgeries. Blanco’s label, BBR Music Group, released a statement on his behalf on Sept. 14. “On August 31,…MORE

Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne & Wendy Moten to Perform on the Opry on Sept. 19

Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne & Wendy Moten to Perform on the Opry on Sept. 19

The Grand Ole Opry will tally its 4,942nd consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 19 with a showcase featuring Opry member Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne and Wendy Moten. The one-hour show, which is being dubbed Opry at Bonnaroo, will air live on Circle Television at 7 p.m. CT. The show will also stream live on…MORE

Thomas Rhett’s “Remember You Young” Wins ACM Award Video of the Year

Thomas Rhett’s “Remember You Young” Wins ACM Award Video of the Year

On Sept. 14, the Academy of Country Music announced the “early” winner of the ACM Award for Video of the Year: “Remember You Young” by Thomas Rhett, Dan Atchison (producer) and TK McKamy (director). Thomas Rhett scored his 14th No. 1 hit with “Remember You Young” in 2019. Penned by TR, Jesse Frasure and Ashley…MORE

Pink & Keith Urban to Perform New Single, “One Too Many,” at the ACM Awards

Pink & Keith Urban to Perform New Single, “One Too Many,” at the ACM Awards

The ACM Awards on Sept. 16 will feature a cross-genre collaboration between host Keith Urban and pop star Pink. Keith and Pink will perform the TV premiere of their new single, “One Too Many,” which is featured on Keith’s upcoming album, The Speed of Now: Part 1 (Sept. 18). Pink isn’t a stranger to performing…MORE

Alabama’s Only Concert of 2020 Will Stream for Free on Sept. 15

Alabama’s Only Concert of 2020 Will Stream for Free on Sept. 15

Alabama’s only concert of 2020 will stream for free on Sept. 15. The Country Music Hall of Fame group will kick off Camping World’s 10-week virtual concert series, Taking the Highways Across America. Each concert will stream live every Tuesday at 8 p.m. CT on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. “We hope and pray that everyone…MORE

Hillary Lindsey Wins ACM Award Songwriter of the Year

Hillary Lindsey Wins ACM Award Songwriter of the Year

On Sept. 14, the Academy of Country Music announced the “early” winner of the ACM Award for Songwriter of the Year: Hillary Lindsey. The win marks Hillary’s first ACM Award for Songwriter of the Year. Her recent credits include Carly Pearce’s “Hide the Wine,” Luke Bryan’s “Knockin’ Boots,” Kelsea Ballerini’s “Hole in the Bottle,” Cam’s…MORE

“Fooled Around and Fell in Love” Wins ACM Award for Music Event of the Year

“Fooled Around and Fell in Love” Wins ACM Award for Music Event of the Year

On Sept. 14, CBS This Morning announced the “early” winners of the ACM Award for Music Event of the Year: “Fooled Around and Fell in Love” by Miranda Lambert featuring Maren Morris, Elle King, Tenille Townes, Ashley McBryde and Caylee Hammack. Maren, Elle, Tenille, Ashley and Caylee were part of Miranda’s Roadside Bars & Pink…MORE

Watch Carrie Underwood Kick Off “Sunday Night Football” With New Recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night”

Watch Carrie Underwood Kick Off “Sunday Night Football” With New Recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night”

For the eighth consecutive year, Carrie Underwood starred in the show opening of NBC’s Sunday Night Football. Carrie kicked off SNF with a new recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night” on Sept. 13. Working within social-distancing parameters, the 2020 Sunday Night Football show open was produced with user-generated content from fans showcasing their…MORE

Taylor Swift to Perform at the ACM Awards for the First Time in 7 Years

Taylor Swift to Perform at the ACM Awards for the First Time in 7 Years

The Academy of Country Music announced that Taylor Swift will perform at the ACM Awards on Sept. 16. Taylor, a two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year, will perform her current country single, “Betty,” at the Grand Ole Opry House. Penned by Taylor and William Bowery, “Betty” is featured on Taylor’s recent No. 1 album, Folklore.…MORE

Tenille Townes & Riley Green Presented With ACM Awards During Opry Show

Tenille Townes & Riley Green Presented With ACM Awards During Opry Show

The Grand Ole Opry tallied its 4,941st consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 12 with a showcase featuring Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Riley Green and Mark Wills. During the show, Tenille and Riley were presented with ACM Awards for New Female Vocalist of the Year and New Male Vocalist of the Year, respectively. In August,…MORE

Gift Wrapped

Gift Wrapped

Carrie Underwood will release her first-ever Christmas album, My Gift, on Sept. 25. The holiday offering will feature a combination of beloved traditional favorites and original material that celebrate Carrie’s faith and the spiritual nature of Christmas.MORE

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Cheers, Terri

Cheers, Terri

Terri Clark will release a new holiday album, It’s Christmas…Cheers!, on Sept. 25. Produced by Terri, the 10-song collection includes a host of holiday standards, including “Silent Night,” “Jingle Bells,” “Away in a Manger” and more. photo by AFF-USA.com

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Author Archives: Jim Casey | @TheJimCasey

Jam! Listen to Keith Urban & Pink’s New Duet, “One Too Many”

Jam! Listen to Keith Urban & Pink’s New Duet, “One Too Many”

Keith Urban released his new duet with pop star Pink, “One Too Many,” on Sept. 16. Penned by Cleo Tighe, Daniel Davidsen, James Norton, Mich Hansen and Peter Wallevik, “One Too Many” is featured on Keith’s upcoming 11th studio album, The Speed of Now: Part I, which drops on Sept. 18. “When I collaborate, I’m…Continue Reading

Watch Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Perform “High Life” on the Opry

Watch Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Perform “High Life” on the Opry

The Grand Ole Opry tallied its 4,940th consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 5 with a showcase featuring a pair of country music’s biggest stars: Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood. In addition to performing their own solo tunes, the longtime CMA Awards co-hosts treated viewers to a number of duets, including “Remind Me,” “Will the…Continue Reading

Watch Luke Combs Perform “Six Feet Apart” on “The Late Show”

Watch Luke Combs Perform “Six Feet Apart” on “The Late Show”

Luke Combs helped kick off the sixth season of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Sept. 14 with a socially distanced performance of his quarantine-inspired tune, “Six Feet Apart.” Penned by Luke, Brent Cobb and Rob Snyder, “Six Feet Apart” features Luke crooning the chorus: “I miss my mom / I miss my dad…Continue Reading

Listen to Dolly Parton’s New Rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” From Upcoming Holiday Album

Listen to Dolly Parton’s New Rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” From Upcoming Holiday Album

Dolly Parton released her brand-new rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” on Sept. 14. Penned by Tommie Connor, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” is featured on Dolly’s upcoming holiday album, A Holly Dolly Christmas, which drops on Oct. 2. The 12-song collection features several holiday standards, including “Holly Jolly Christmas,” “Mary, Did…Continue Reading

Granger Smith, Lauren Alaina & Jimmie Allen to Join Kane Brown at Drive-In Concert Event on Sept. 26

Granger Smith, Lauren Alaina & Jimmie Allen to Join Kane Brown at Drive-In Concert Event on Sept. 26

Following the blueprint Garth Brooks and Encore Live created with his concert event that aired across more than 300 drive-in theaters in June, Kane Brown is taking his talents to the drive-in on Sept. 26. Kane’s new, one-night-only concert, which was filmed exclusively for drive-in theaters across North America, is being presented by Encore Live…Continue Reading

Gabby Barrett’s “I Hope” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart for the 8th Week

Gabby Barrett’s “I Hope” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart for the 8th Week

Gabby Barrett’s “I Hope” is No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart (streaming, sales and airplay-based) for the eighth week. After topping the Billboard Country Airplay chart in April, “I Hope” reached the top of the Hot Country Songs chart in its 64th week, which is the longest trek to No. 1 in…Continue Reading

Cam Reveals Track List for Upcoming Sophomore Album, “The Otherside”

Cam Reveals Track List for Upcoming Sophomore Album, “The Otherside”

Cam revealed the track list for her upcoming sophomore album, The Otherside, which drops on Oct. 30. Over the past three years, Cam wrote the record with frequent collaborators Tyler Johnson and Jeff Bhasker in Los Angeles, Nashville and New York. The 11-song offering also features tunes co-penned by Sam Smith (“Happier for You”), Harry…Continue Reading

Luke Combs’ “Lovin’ On You” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart for 3rd Straight Week

Luke Combs’ “Lovin’ On You” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart for 3rd Straight Week

Luke Combs’ current single, “Lovin’ On You,” is No. 1 on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart for the third consecutive week. “Lovin’ On You” is the first single in 2020 to lead the chart for three weeks. Luke is the first country artist in history whose first nine singles have reached No. 1 on the Billboard…Continue Reading

Blanco Brown Expected to Make Full Recovery After Head-On Collision

Blanco Brown Expected to Make Full Recovery After Head-On Collision

Blanco Brown is expected to make a full recovery after suffering significant injuries in a head-on collision near his home in Atlanta on Aug. 31. “The Git Up” singer has relocated out of the ICU after multiple surgeries. Blanco’s label, BBR Music Group, released a statement on his behalf on Sept. 14. “On August 31,…Continue Reading

Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne & Wendy Moten to Perform on the Opry on Sept. 19

Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne & Wendy Moten to Perform on the Opry on Sept. 19

The Grand Ole Opry will tally its 4,942nd consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 19 with a showcase featuring Opry member Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne and Wendy Moten. The one-hour show, which is being dubbed Opry at Bonnaroo, will air live on Circle Television at 7 p.m. CT. The show will also stream live on…Continue Reading

ACM Awards to Kick Off With Medley by Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Luke Combs, Luke Bryan & Eric Church

ACM Awards to Kick Off With Medley by Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Luke Combs, Luke Bryan & Eric Church

ACM Entertainer of the Year nominees Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Luke Combs, Thomas Rhett and Carrie Underwood will kick off the ACM Awards on Sept. 16 with a medley of tunes from their past catalogs. Previously announced performers at the ACM Awards include Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Pink, Blake Shelton with Gwen Stefani, Jimmie…Continue Reading

Thomas Rhett’s “Remember You Young” Wins ACM Award Video of the Year

Thomas Rhett’s “Remember You Young” Wins ACM Award Video of the Year

On Sept. 14, the Academy of Country Music announced the “early” winner of the ACM Award for Video of the Year: “Remember You Young” by Thomas Rhett, Dan Atchison (producer) and TK McKamy (director). Thomas Rhett scored his 14th No. 1 hit with “Remember You Young” in 2019. Penned by TR, Jesse Frasure and Ashley…Continue Reading

Pink & Keith Urban to Perform New Single, “One Too Many,” at the ACM Awards

Pink & Keith Urban to Perform New Single, “One Too Many,” at the ACM Awards

The ACM Awards on Sept. 16 will feature a cross-genre collaboration between host Keith Urban and pop star Pink. Keith and Pink will perform the TV premiere of their new single, “One Too Many,” which is featured on Keith’s upcoming album, The Speed of Now: Part 1 (Sept. 18). Pink isn’t a stranger to performing…Continue Reading

Alabama’s Only Concert of 2020 Will Stream for Free on Sept. 15

Alabama’s Only Concert of 2020 Will Stream for Free on Sept. 15

Alabama’s only concert of 2020 will stream for free on Sept. 15. The Country Music Hall of Fame group will kick off Camping World’s 10-week virtual concert series, Taking the Highways Across America. Each concert will stream live every Tuesday at 8 p.m. CT on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. “We hope and pray that everyone…Continue Reading

Hillary Lindsey Wins ACM Award Songwriter of the Year

Hillary Lindsey Wins ACM Award Songwriter of the Year

On Sept. 14, the Academy of Country Music announced the “early” winner of the ACM Award for Songwriter of the Year: Hillary Lindsey. The win marks Hillary’s first ACM Award for Songwriter of the Year. Her recent credits include Carly Pearce’s “Hide the Wine,” Luke Bryan’s “Knockin’ Boots,” Kelsea Ballerini’s “Hole in the Bottle,” Cam’s…Continue Reading

“Fooled Around and Fell in Love” Wins ACM Award for Music Event of the Year

“Fooled Around and Fell in Love” Wins ACM Award for Music Event of the Year

On Sept. 14, CBS This Morning announced the “early” winners of the ACM Award for Music Event of the Year: “Fooled Around and Fell in Love” by Miranda Lambert featuring Maren Morris, Elle King, Tenille Townes, Ashley McBryde and Caylee Hammack. Maren, Elle, Tenille, Ashley and Caylee were part of Miranda’s Roadside Bars & Pink…Continue Reading

Watch Carrie Underwood Kick Off “Sunday Night Football” With New Recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night”

Watch Carrie Underwood Kick Off “Sunday Night Football” With New Recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night”

For the eighth consecutive year, Carrie Underwood starred in the show opening of NBC’s Sunday Night Football. Carrie kicked off SNF with a new recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night” on Sept. 13. Working within social-distancing parameters, the 2020 Sunday Night Football show open was produced with user-generated content from fans showcasing their…Continue Reading

Taylor Swift to Perform at the ACM Awards for the First Time in 7 Years

Taylor Swift to Perform at the ACM Awards for the First Time in 7 Years

The Academy of Country Music announced that Taylor Swift will perform at the ACM Awards on Sept. 16. Taylor, a two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year, will perform her current country single, “Betty,” at the Grand Ole Opry House. Penned by Taylor and William Bowery, “Betty” is featured on Taylor’s recent No. 1 album, Folklore.…Continue Reading

Tenille Townes & Riley Green Presented With ACM Awards During Opry Show

Tenille Townes & Riley Green Presented With ACM Awards During Opry Show

The Grand Ole Opry tallied its 4,941st consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 12 with a showcase featuring Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Riley Green and Mark Wills. During the show, Tenille and Riley were presented with ACM Awards for New Female Vocalist of the Year and New Male Vocalist of the Year, respectively. In August,…Continue Reading

Gift Wrapped

Gift Wrapped

Carrie Underwood will release her first-ever Christmas album, My Gift, on Sept. 25. The holiday offering will feature a combination of beloved traditional favorites and original material that celebrate Carrie’s faith and the spiritual nature of Christmas.Continue Reading

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Author Archives: Jim Casey | @TheJimCasey

Jam! Listen to Keith Urban & Pink’s New Duet, “One Too Many”

Jam! Listen to Keith Urban & Pink’s New Duet, “One Too Many”

Keith Urban released his new duet with pop star Pink, “One Too Many,” on Sept. 16. Penned by Cleo Tighe, Daniel Davidsen, James Norton, Mich Hansen and Peter Wallevik, “One Too Many” is featured on Keith’s upcoming 11th studio album, The Speed of Now: Part I, which drops on Sept. 18. “When I collaborate, I’m…Continue Reading

Watch Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Perform “High Life” on the Opry

Watch Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Perform “High Life” on the Opry

The Grand Ole Opry tallied its 4,940th consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 5 with a showcase featuring a pair of country music’s biggest stars: Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood. In addition to performing their own solo tunes, the longtime CMA Awards co-hosts treated viewers to a number of duets, including “Remind Me,” “Will the…Continue Reading

Watch Luke Combs Perform “Six Feet Apart” on “The Late Show”

Watch Luke Combs Perform “Six Feet Apart” on “The Late Show”

Luke Combs helped kick off the sixth season of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Sept. 14 with a socially distanced performance of his quarantine-inspired tune, “Six Feet Apart.” Penned by Luke, Brent Cobb and Rob Snyder, “Six Feet Apart” features Luke crooning the chorus: “I miss my mom / I miss my dad…Continue Reading

Listen to Dolly Parton’s New Rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” From Upcoming Holiday Album

Listen to Dolly Parton’s New Rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” From Upcoming Holiday Album

Dolly Parton released her brand-new rendition of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” on Sept. 14. Penned by Tommie Connor, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” is featured on Dolly’s upcoming holiday album, A Holly Dolly Christmas, which drops on Oct. 2. The 12-song collection features several holiday standards, including “Holly Jolly Christmas,” “Mary, Did…Continue Reading

Granger Smith, Lauren Alaina & Jimmie Allen to Join Kane Brown at Drive-In Concert Event on Sept. 26

Granger Smith, Lauren Alaina & Jimmie Allen to Join Kane Brown at Drive-In Concert Event on Sept. 26

Following the blueprint Garth Brooks and Encore Live created with his concert event that aired across more than 300 drive-in theaters in June, Kane Brown is taking his talents to the drive-in on Sept. 26. Kane’s new, one-night-only concert, which was filmed exclusively for drive-in theaters across North America, is being presented by Encore Live…Continue Reading

Gabby Barrett’s “I Hope” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart for the 8th Week

Gabby Barrett’s “I Hope” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart for the 8th Week

Gabby Barrett’s “I Hope” is No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart (streaming, sales and airplay-based) for the eighth week. After topping the Billboard Country Airplay chart in April, “I Hope” reached the top of the Hot Country Songs chart in its 64th week, which is the longest trek to No. 1 in…Continue Reading

Cam Reveals Track List for Upcoming Sophomore Album, “The Otherside”

Cam Reveals Track List for Upcoming Sophomore Album, “The Otherside”

Cam revealed the track list for her upcoming sophomore album, The Otherside, which drops on Oct. 30. Over the past three years, Cam wrote the record with frequent collaborators Tyler Johnson and Jeff Bhasker in Los Angeles, Nashville and New York. The 11-song offering also features tunes co-penned by Sam Smith (“Happier for You”), Harry…Continue Reading

Luke Combs’ “Lovin’ On You” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart for 3rd Straight Week

Luke Combs’ “Lovin’ On You” Is No. 1 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart for 3rd Straight Week

Luke Combs’ current single, “Lovin’ On You,” is No. 1 on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart for the third consecutive week. “Lovin’ On You” is the first single in 2020 to lead the chart for three weeks. Luke is the first country artist in history whose first nine singles have reached No. 1 on the Billboard…Continue Reading

Blanco Brown Expected to Make Full Recovery After Head-On Collision

Blanco Brown Expected to Make Full Recovery After Head-On Collision

Blanco Brown is expected to make a full recovery after suffering significant injuries in a head-on collision near his home in Atlanta on Aug. 31. “The Git Up” singer has relocated out of the ICU after multiple surgeries. Blanco’s label, BBR Music Group, released a statement on his behalf on Sept. 14. “On August 31,…Continue Reading

Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne & Wendy Moten to Perform on the Opry on Sept. 19

Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne & Wendy Moten to Perform on the Opry on Sept. 19

The Grand Ole Opry will tally its 4,942nd consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 19 with a showcase featuring Opry member Ricky Skaggs, Brothers Osborne and Wendy Moten. The one-hour show, which is being dubbed Opry at Bonnaroo, will air live on Circle Television at 7 p.m. CT. The show will also stream live on…Continue Reading

ACM Awards to Kick Off With Medley by Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Luke Combs, Luke Bryan & Eric Church

ACM Awards to Kick Off With Medley by Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Luke Combs, Luke Bryan & Eric Church

ACM Entertainer of the Year nominees Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Luke Combs, Thomas Rhett and Carrie Underwood will kick off the ACM Awards on Sept. 16 with a medley of tunes from their past catalogs. Previously announced performers at the ACM Awards include Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Pink, Blake Shelton with Gwen Stefani, Jimmie…Continue Reading

Thomas Rhett’s “Remember You Young” Wins ACM Award Video of the Year

Thomas Rhett’s “Remember You Young” Wins ACM Award Video of the Year

On Sept. 14, the Academy of Country Music announced the “early” winner of the ACM Award for Video of the Year: “Remember You Young” by Thomas Rhett, Dan Atchison (producer) and TK McKamy (director). Thomas Rhett scored his 14th No. 1 hit with “Remember You Young” in 2019. Penned by TR, Jesse Frasure and Ashley…Continue Reading

Pink & Keith Urban to Perform New Single, “One Too Many,” at the ACM Awards

Pink & Keith Urban to Perform New Single, “One Too Many,” at the ACM Awards

The ACM Awards on Sept. 16 will feature a cross-genre collaboration between host Keith Urban and pop star Pink. Keith and Pink will perform the TV premiere of their new single, “One Too Many,” which is featured on Keith’s upcoming album, The Speed of Now: Part 1 (Sept. 18). Pink isn’t a stranger to performing…Continue Reading

Alabama’s Only Concert of 2020 Will Stream for Free on Sept. 15

Alabama’s Only Concert of 2020 Will Stream for Free on Sept. 15

Alabama’s only concert of 2020 will stream for free on Sept. 15. The Country Music Hall of Fame group will kick off Camping World’s 10-week virtual concert series, Taking the Highways Across America. Each concert will stream live every Tuesday at 8 p.m. CT on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. “We hope and pray that everyone…Continue Reading

Hillary Lindsey Wins ACM Award Songwriter of the Year

Hillary Lindsey Wins ACM Award Songwriter of the Year

On Sept. 14, the Academy of Country Music announced the “early” winner of the ACM Award for Songwriter of the Year: Hillary Lindsey. The win marks Hillary’s first ACM Award for Songwriter of the Year. Her recent credits include Carly Pearce’s “Hide the Wine,” Luke Bryan’s “Knockin’ Boots,” Kelsea Ballerini’s “Hole in the Bottle,” Cam’s…Continue Reading

“Fooled Around and Fell in Love” Wins ACM Award for Music Event of the Year

“Fooled Around and Fell in Love” Wins ACM Award for Music Event of the Year

On Sept. 14, CBS This Morning announced the “early” winners of the ACM Award for Music Event of the Year: “Fooled Around and Fell in Love” by Miranda Lambert featuring Maren Morris, Elle King, Tenille Townes, Ashley McBryde and Caylee Hammack. Maren, Elle, Tenille, Ashley and Caylee were part of Miranda’s Roadside Bars & Pink…Continue Reading

Watch Carrie Underwood Kick Off “Sunday Night Football” With New Recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night”

Watch Carrie Underwood Kick Off “Sunday Night Football” With New Recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night”

For the eighth consecutive year, Carrie Underwood starred in the show opening of NBC’s Sunday Night Football. Carrie kicked off SNF with a new recording of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night” on Sept. 13. Working within social-distancing parameters, the 2020 Sunday Night Football show open was produced with user-generated content from fans showcasing their…Continue Reading

Taylor Swift to Perform at the ACM Awards for the First Time in 7 Years

Taylor Swift to Perform at the ACM Awards for the First Time in 7 Years

The Academy of Country Music announced that Taylor Swift will perform at the ACM Awards on Sept. 16. Taylor, a two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year, will perform her current country single, “Betty,” at the Grand Ole Opry House. Penned by Taylor and William Bowery, “Betty” is featured on Taylor’s recent No. 1 album, Folklore.…Continue Reading

Tenille Townes & Riley Green Presented With ACM Awards During Opry Show

Tenille Townes & Riley Green Presented With ACM Awards During Opry Show

The Grand Ole Opry tallied its 4,941st consecutive Saturday night broadcast on Sept. 12 with a showcase featuring Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Riley Green and Mark Wills. During the show, Tenille and Riley were presented with ACM Awards for New Female Vocalist of the Year and New Male Vocalist of the Year, respectively. In August,…Continue Reading

Gift Wrapped

Gift Wrapped

Carrie Underwood will release her first-ever Christmas album, My Gift, on Sept. 25. The holiday offering will feature a combination of beloved traditional favorites and original material that celebrate Carrie’s faith and the spiritual nature of Christmas.Continue Reading