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Exclusive: Matt Stell Debuts Acoustic Performance of “Chase It Down”

Exclusive: Matt Stell Debuts Acoustic Performance of “Chase It Down”

Fresh off of his No. 1 hit, “Everywhere But On,” Matt Stell is releasing a special acoustic performance of “Chase It Down.” Both tracks, along with his 2019 No. 1 single, “Prayed For You,” are included on his eight-song EP, Better Than That. Matt co-wrote “Chase It Down” with Jarrod Ingram and Blake Hubbard—together known…MORE

Chris Young Sings About His Famous Friends With Kane Brown

Chris Young Sings About His Famous Friends With Kane Brown

It’s here! The brand new song from Chris Young, “Famous Friends” is out and available now! While Chris may know a lot of well known people, the “Famous Friends” he’s singing about are the hometown characters that he knows and hangs out with, which Chris says makes this very personal to him “This song is…MORE

Dierks Bentley Thinks You Gotta Have a Big Turkey On Thanksgiving

Dierks Bentley Thinks You Gotta Have a Big Turkey On Thanksgiving

When it comes to Thanksgiving, Dierks Bentley is go big or go home when it comes to the main menu item… “You gotta have a big turkey. Thanksgiving is not possible without a turkey. We cook it traditionally, but when we’re in, a couple of Thanksgivings ago, we were here in Nashville, we did the…MORE

Florida Georgia Line Make History with “Cruise” and “Meant To Be”

Florida Georgia Line Make History with “Cruise” and “Meant To Be”

Florida Georgia Line have just accomplished something that no other country act has ever done before! For the first time in 62 years of RIAA Gold and Platinum history, they earned two Diamond Single Awards with “Cruise” and “Meant to Be.” “Cruise” which is a RIAA 11X PLATINUM single and “Meant to Be” feat. Bebe Rexha a…MORE

Tim, Garth, Lee & Lady A – New Albums Available Now, Nov 20

Tim, Garth, Lee & Lady A – New Albums Available Now, Nov 20

You can add to your music collection this week with these new albums that are available starting today… Tim McGraw McGraw Machine Hits 2013 – 2019 Courtesy of Big Machine Records and Spirit Music Group   Lee Brice Hey World Courtesy of Curb Records   Lady A Ocean Deluxe Edition Courtesy of BMLG Records  …MORE

Morgan Wallen Shares 3 New Songs From His Upcoming Double Album

Morgan Wallen Shares 3 New Songs From His Upcoming Double Album

Morgan Wallen is pulling the curtain back a little more on his upcoming Dangerous: The Double Album by revealing 3 more of the 30 tracks on the project. The CMA New Artist of the Year took to his social media to drop a special preview of the 3 new available songs, “Somebody’s Problem”, “Still Goin Down”, and “Livin’…MORE

Dan + Shay Are Spending 10,000 Hours Bringing New Fans To Country Music

Dan + Shay Are Spending 10,000 Hours Bringing New Fans To Country Music

In an already award filled year for Dan + Shay, the hottest duo in country music has another opportunity to walk home with 3 more trophies this weekend at the American Music Awards. Their nominations include Favorite Duo or Group of the Year, and Favorite Song for “10,000 Hours”, both in the country categories. Dan…MORE

Ashley McBryde Has New Thanksgiving Standards

Ashley McBryde Has New Thanksgiving Standards

Everyone is adapting their holiday plans this year, including Ashley McBryde. To keep her family safe, she and her siblings have laid out a holiday schedule for visiting their parents “Normally I would be at home, for every holiday, but my parents are no spring chickens…so, I’m trying to make sure that everybody is as safe…MORE

Laine Hardy Started With Elvis, Won American Idol, and Ended Up On the Ryman Stage

Laine Hardy Started With Elvis, Won American Idol, and Ended Up On the Ryman Stage

American Idol winner Laine Hardy celebrated Friendsgiving with some fellow country music making friends at the Ryman Auditorium Wednesday Night with a special performance. The concert was performed in front of a socially distanced crowd and streamed live for fans around the world to see. This was a big night for Laine. Not only was…MORE

A Nashville Christmas Carol featuring Sara Evans, Kix Brooks, Kimberly Williams-Paisley Premieres This Saturday, Nov 21

A Nashville Christmas Carol featuring Sara Evans, Kix Brooks, Kimberly Williams-Paisley Premieres This Saturday, Nov 21

This weekend, A Nashville Christmas Carol premieres on the Hallmark Channel. Saturday, Nov 21, you can watch Sara Evans, Wynonna Judd, Raelynn, Kimberly Williams-Paisley and Kix Brooks join Wes Brown and Jessy Schram as they give a country music themed twist to Charles Dickens’ timeless tale. “It’s patterned after the classic Christmas Carol” says Sara Evans “It was…MORE

Chrissy Metz Live From Home In Your Home This Saturday, Nov. 21

Chrissy Metz Live From Home In Your Home This Saturday, Nov. 21

Chrissy Metz’s song is called “Talking to God”, but this weekend you could be talking to her! Chrissy is launching an interactive live stream series called Live From Home this Saturday, Nov. 21 on ChrissyMetz.Topeka.Live at 9pm ET/ 8pm CT.  During the four-part series not only will Chrissy be sharing stories, and performing songs for…MORE

Blake Shelton Has Recorded The Most Fun Song Of His Career

Blake Shelton Has Recorded The Most Fun Song Of His Career

Blake Shelton is knocking on the door to the top of the country music charts once again. “Happy Anywhere” is trying to be the 28th chart-topper of his career, but it’s already in the number-one spot for one category…the most fun song he’s ever recorded! Blake says “You know ‘Happy Anywhere’ is…gotta be one of the…MORE

Lee Brice Shares His World With You This Week

Lee Brice Shares His World With You This Week

Lee Brice’s new album Hey World arrives this Friday, November 20, and to celebrate the release, he’s throwing a free online concert to bring the new songs to you. The Hey World Album Release Livestream Experience via Facebook Live and YouTube Live is a 75-minute event that will feature Lee sharing stories about the new songs, his…MORE

Tim McGraw Stays Out of the Kitchen On Turkey Day

Tim McGraw Stays Out of the Kitchen On Turkey Day

Tim McGraw is a good cook. In fact, while he was dating Faith Hill, he would woo her with his homemade chicken and dumplings. He’s also proud to say that he makes a “pretty dang good country fried steak.” But when it comes to Thanksgiving, Tim will pass on the cooking “Faith does all the…MORE

Garth Brooks Is FUN and LIVE This Friday, November 20th

Garth Brooks Is FUN and LIVE This Friday, November 20th

Garth Brooks is going to be a busy man this Friday, November 20, as he will be releasing not one, but two albums! Garth’s FUN, and Triple Live Deluxe both arrive for fans as early Christmas presents. After that, Garth has to get busy again planning his next TV special, which airs one month later…MORE

Mickey Guyton Is Headed To The Kelly Clarkson Show Tomorrow, November 19

Mickey Guyton Is Headed To The Kelly Clarkson Show Tomorrow, November 19

Mickey Guyton was one of the female singers that Maren Morris name-checked when she won Female Vocalist of the Year at the 54th Annual CMA Awards. Maren said Mickey was one of several female country singers that people should get to know better, and now, thanks to Kelly Clarkson you can! Mickey Guyton will appear…MORE

Carrie Underwood Spreads Holiday Cheer on HBO Max This December

Carrie Underwood Spreads Holiday Cheer on HBO Max This December

Carrie Underwood is headed to HBO Max on December 3 with her own holiday special, My Gift: A Christmas Special From Carrie Underwood. Carrie will be performing holiday classics along with her new Christmas songs that can be found on her number-one album, The Gift, which was released back in September. Carrie says “I’m thrilled to…MORE

Brad Paisley Reflects on Thanksgiving Traditions of His Past

Brad Paisley Reflects on Thanksgiving Traditions of His Past

Brad Paisley shares a Thanksgiving memory, and a little advice on how to guide traditions in the future… “I remember when I first moved to Nashville, and the holiday of going home, and taking a week there where you get a school break. I was at Belmont and I would drive up to West Virginia…MORE

Carly Pearce Winning Was the Best Moment You Didn’t See at the CMA Awards

Carly Pearce Winning Was the Best Moment You Didn’t See at the CMA Awards

There were a lot of great moments at the 54th Annual CMA Awards this year, but probably one of the greatest did not even happen during the show’s broadcast. Prior to it’s airing, it was announced that Carly Pearce and Lee Brice won the CMA Award for Musical Event of the Year for her song…MORE

Thomas Rhett Still Feels Like a Freshman Even After a Decade of Success

Thomas Rhett Still Feels Like a Freshman Even After a Decade of Success

Do you know who Thomas Rhett is? Do you know that his new track “What’s Your Country Song”, that was just released, jumped onto the country music airplay charts with the highest charting debut of his career? Do you that song was created from a simple idea Thomas had in a hotel room in Dallas?…MORE

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Feeling Dangerous

Feeling Dangerous

Morgan Wallen will release his sophomore album, Dangerous: The Double Album, on Jan. 8, 2021. The 30-song project will feature more than a dozen songs co-penned by Morgan.