Category Archives: NCD News

Jason Aldean Releases Sweeping New Single, “Blame It On You” [Listen]

Jason Aldean Releases Sweeping New Single, “Blame It On You” [Listen]

Jason Aldean will try to score his 25th No. 1 single with the release of “Blame It On You” on Oct. 26. Penned by Kurt Allison, Tully Kennedy, John Edwards, Michael Tyler and Brian White, “Blame It On You” is featured on Jason’s 2019 album, 9. The tune follows the release of Jason’s previous No.…MORE

2021 Country Radio Seminar to Be Totally Virtual & Open to Anyone Who Registers

2021 Country Radio Seminar to Be Totally Virtual & Open to Anyone Who Registers

Country Radio Seminar—Nashville’s annual gathering of country radio executives, on-air personalities and artists—will be an online-only event in 2021 that is open to anyone who registers. CRS 2021: The Virtual Experience will take place online on Feb. 16–19 with educational panels, virtual networking, workshops and artist performances. Luke Bryan has been confirmed for the annual…MORE

Lady A to Release Deluxe Version of 2012 Holiday Album, “On This Winter’s Night,” With 4 New Songs

Lady A to Release Deluxe Version of 2012 Holiday Album, “On This Winter’s Night,” With 4 New Songs

Lady A will release a deluxe version of their 2012 holiday album, On This Winter’s Night, on Oct. 30. On This Winter’s Night Deluxe features the 12 tracks from their 2012 album, with four new recordings: “Wonderful Christmastime,” “Little Saint Nick,” “That Spirit Of Christmas” and “Christmas Through Your Eyes,” which the trio co-penned. “We’ve…MORE

Carly Pearce Sends a Message to the “Next Girl” in New Video [Watch]

Carly Pearce Sends a Message to the “Next Girl” in New Video [Watch]

Carly Pearce dropped a new video for her single, “Next Girl.” Directed by Seth Kupersmith, the over-the-top clip features Carly getting plenty of unwanted attention at a Nashville bar. “This video was so fun to make,” says Carly. “I feel like most of us have either been on the receiving end of these ridiculous advances…MORE

12th Annual “Opry Goes Pink” Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

12th Annual “Opry Goes Pink” Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

The Grand Ole Opry’s 12th annual Opry Goes Pink show on Oct. 24 in support of the fight against breast cancer featured performances by Lauren Alaina, Little Big Town, and Rita Wilson with Victoria Shaw and Erin Kinsey. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. After Little Big Town “flipped the switch” to illuminate the Opry’s…MORE

Chris Stapleton Shares Jammin’ New Song, “Arkansas” [Listen]

Chris Stapleton Shares Jammin’ New Song, “Arkansas” [Listen]

Chris Stapleton shared a rockin’ new song, “Arkansas,” from his upcoming studio album, Starting Over, which drops on Nov. 13. Co-penned by Chris and Mike Campbell, “Arkansas” follows the release of “Cold” and the album’s title track. Starting Over features 11 songs that Chris co-penned, as well as three covers: John Fogerty’s “Joy Of My…MORE

Listen to Luke Combs Profess His Undying Love in New Song, “Forever After All”

Listen to Luke Combs Profess His Undying Love in New Song, “Forever After All”

Luke Combs released his new deluxe album, What You See Ain’t Always What You Get, on Oct. 23. The new album features all 18 songs from the digital version of Luke’s 2019 sophomore album, What You See Is What You Get, as well as five brand-new tracks, including the wife-inspired “Forever After All.” The new…MORE

Listen to Gabby Barrett’s Stunning New Rendition of “The First Noel”

Listen to Gabby Barrett’s Stunning New Rendition of “The First Noel”

Gabby Barrett is giving her fans a reason to rejoice this holiday season with the release of a stunning new rendition of “The First Noel.” The traditional Christmas carol serves as a standalone release from Gabby, who is having a breakout year despite the ongoing pandemic. “I’m so happy to release my first Christmas song…MORE

Mitchell Tenpenny Releases 7-Song Holiday EP, “Neon Christmas” [Listen to Title Track]

Mitchell Tenpenny Releases 7-Song Holiday EP, “Neon Christmas” [Listen to Title Track]

Mitchell Tenpenny is hoping to be a bright spot this holiday season with the release of his new EP, Neon Christmas, on Oct. 23. The seven-song offering features three original songs—“Snow Angels,” “Naughty List” and the title track—as well as four holiday standards: “Joy To The World,” “Let It Snow,” “O Holy Night,” and “Have…MORE

Dierks Bentley Is Back With New Single, “Gone” [Listen]

Dierks Bentley Is Back With New Single, “Gone” [Listen]

Dierks Bentley is back on country radio with the release of new single, “Gone.” Penned by Nicolle Galyon, Ben Johnson and Niko Moon, “Gone” is Dierks first single on the solo front since the release of “Living” in February 2019. The gritty new tune finds a heartbroken Dierks ghosting family and friends at home as…MORE

Charley Pride to Be Honored With CMA 2020 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award

Charley Pride to Be Honored With CMA 2020 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award

After more than 50 years as a recording artist, Charley Pride can add another feather to the cap of his Hall of Fame career: CMA’s 2020 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award. Charley will accept the honor during the 54th CMA Awards on Nov. 11 in Nashville. The Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award was established to…MORE

Maddie & Tae Are Rolling Into the Holiday Season With New EP, “We Need Christmas”

Maddie & Tae Are Rolling Into the Holiday Season With New EP, “We Need Christmas”

Maddie & Tae will release a new holiday EP, We Need Christmas, on Oct. 23. The six-song project includes two original tunes, “Merry Married Christmas” and the title track, as well as four holiday standards: “This Christmas,” “Holly Jolly Christmas,” “O Come All Ye Faithful,” and “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home).” “We are so proud…MORE

Watch Maren Morris Perform “To Hell & Back” at CMT Music Awards

Watch Maren Morris Perform “To Hell & Back” at CMT Music Awards

Maren Morris delivered a stirring rendition of her single, “To Hell & Back,” as part of the CMT Music Awards on Oct. 21. Maren’s performance was recorded in Ashland City, Tenn., about 25 miles northwest of Nashville. Penned by Maren, Jessie Jo Dillon and Laura Veltz, “To Hell & Back” is currently No. 37 on…MORE

Carrie Underwood Continues Reign as the Most Decorated Artist in CMT Awards History

Carrie Underwood Continues Reign as the Most Decorated Artist in CMT Awards History

Carrie Underwood continued her reign as the most decorated artist in CMT Music Awards history on Oct. 21. Carrie picked up two fan-voted trophies at the 2020 CMT Music Awards to extend her career total to 22. In addition to winning Female Video of the Year for “Drinking Alone,” Carrie’s clip copped the night’s most…MORE

Hurt Hand Forces Garth Brooks to Reschedule Preview of His New Album to Oct. 26

Hurt Hand Forces Garth Brooks to Reschedule Preview of His New Album to Oct. 26

Garth Brooks had planned to give fans a live interactive preview of his upcoming album, Fun, on TalkShopLive and GarthBrooks.com on Oct. 21, however, a hand injury forced the G-man to reschedule the event to Oct. 26. Garth injured a couple of digits on his left hand while working on his farm. “I kept trying—all…MORE

The Winners: 2020 CMT Music Awards

The Winners: 2020 CMT Music Awards

We’ll be posting all of the winners from the 2020 CMT Music Awards as they are announced. The show begins on Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. CT on CMT, MTV, MTV2, Logo, Paramount Network, Pop or TV Land. Duo Video of the Year Best video by a duo; awarded to the artists Brothers Osborne –…MORE

Watch Miranda Lambert’s New Video for “Settling Down” Starring Her Husband

Watch Miranda Lambert’s New Video for “Settling Down” Starring Her Husband

Miranda Lambert released a new video for her current single, “Settling Down,” on Oct. 21. The new clip features her husband, Brendan McLoughlin, as her love interest. Penned by Miranda, Luke Dick and Natalie Hemby, “Settling Down” is featured on Miranda’s 2019 album, Wildcard. The mid-tempo tune is currently No. 40 on the Billboard Country…MORE

Daily Dose

Classic Cam

Classic Cam

Cam will release her sophomore album, The Otherside, on Oct. 30. The 11-song project, which features single “Classic,” follows her 2015 major-label debut album, Untamed.