Category Archives: NCD News

Lainey Wilson Is Ready For the Hard Work to Begin

Lainey Wilson Is Ready For the Hard Work to Begin

Lainey Wilson is knocking on the door to the top of the country chart with “Things A Man Oughta Know” – for her, getting there isn’t the end of the journey, but the beginning…and it’s a journey that she’s been waiting for, for a long time… Lainey says, “I’ll tell ya, I’m so grateful for…MORE

A Day In The Country – September 8th – Thomas Rhett, Frankie Ballard, Patsy Cline

A Day In The Country – September 8th – Thomas Rhett, Frankie Ballard, Patsy Cline

2017 – Thomas Rhett released his album Life Changes, which produced 5 number-one singles – including the title track which was sitting at number-one on the release day 2015 – Frankie Ballard was at number-one with “Young & Crazy” 1932 – Patsy Cline was born on this day in Winchester, Virginia. Her hits began in 1957 with “Walkin’…MORE

Keith Urban Performs Wild Hearts on The Today Show

Keith Urban Performs Wild Hearts on The Today Show

Keith Urban went from Music City to the City that never sleeps as he recently traveled to Manhattan, New York to take the stage in the heart of Roc Center and perform his new song “Wild Hearts” on The Today Show. Watch it here… Keith also talked with Hoda Kotb, Al Rocker and The Today Show…MORE

Dan + Shay Share Their Story, and a Tequila Shot With Willie Geist on Sunday Today

Dan + Shay Share Their Story, and a Tequila Shot With Willie Geist on Sunday Today

Dan + Shay appeared on Sunday Today with Willie Geist this past weekend. The duo talked with Willie Geist about making their latest album, Good Things, during a pandemic… The conversation also covered how their upcoming Arena tour has been a year and half in the making, and the guys shared how a house party in 2012…MORE

A Day In The Country – September 7th – Justin Moore, Rosanne Cash, Crystal Gayle, George Jones, Brooks & Dunn

A Day In The Country – September 7th – Justin Moore, Rosanne Cash, Crystal Gayle, George Jones, Brooks & Dunn

2017 – Justin Moore was topping the Billboard country airplay chart with “Somebody Else Will” 2003 – Farm Aid ’03 took place in Columbus, Ohio. The concert to help raise money for family farmers was organized by Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp and Neil Young – with all 3 performing, along with a bunch of additional artists, including…MORE

Loretta Lynn Announces A Flood Relief Show at the Opry – September 13th

Loretta Lynn Announces A Flood Relief Show at the Opry – September 13th

The entire country has gone through a wild few weeks of weather. Flooding from Louisiana, to Tennessee, all the way up the east coast has had devastating affects. In Tennessee, flooding caused the loss of life for many, including Loretta Lynn‘s friend and ranch foreman Wayne Spears. At the time, back on August 22nd, Loretta…MORE

Tim McGraw Discovers a Trill’ing Good Version of His Classic Number-1 Hit

Tim McGraw Discovers a Trill’ing Good Version of His Classic Number-1 Hit

Just as fans are discovering new music on TikTok – artists are discovering cover versions of their songs on the app as well. Back in 2004 Tim McGraw reached number-one in July of that year with “Live Like You Were Dying” – it would also go on to be the Billboard country song of the…MORE

Lauren Alaina is Sitting Pretty On Top Of The World with Her New Album

Lauren Alaina is Sitting Pretty On Top Of The World with Her New Album

Lauren Alaina‘s third album, Sitting Pretty On Top Of The World is available now… The 15-track project combines new material along with tracks from her two EPs from last year, Getting Good and Getting Over Him. Talking about the new album, Lauren says “It’s about a dreamer becoming an achiever. It’s being broken and ending…MORE

Brett Young’s Weekends Look A Little Acoustic These Days – Available Now

Brett Young’s Weekends Look A Little Acoustic These Days – Available Now

Back in June, Brett Young released his album Weekends Look A Little Different These Days – which contained his number-one hit “Lady” And now Brett is giving fans a different take on those songs with Weekends Look A Little Acoustic These Days – which is available now… Weekends Look A Little Acoustic These Days track listing; 1.…MORE

Callista Clark Shares Her Grand Ole Opry Debut Behind the Scenes Video

Callista Clark Shares Her Grand Ole Opry Debut Behind the Scenes Video

Back on July 30th Callista Clark made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry – and now fans can get a behind the scenes view of the journey that it took for her to get to that stage. Watch it here… Callista’s debut single “It’s Cause I Am” is making it’s way up the country…MORE

2021 CMA Summer Jam Highlights

2021 CMA Summer Jam Highlights

Did you watch the 2021 CMA Summer Jam concert special? Here’s some highlight performances… Miranda Lambert, Brothers Osborne, and Dierks Bentley cover the Allman Brothers classic “Midnight Rider” Luke Bryan performs his latest number-one song “Waves” Eric Church performs “Heart Of The Night” Lainey Wilson sings her hit song “Things A Man Oughta Know”… Thomas Rhett…MORE

Dan + Shay and Carrie Underwood Collaborate for Dear Evan Hansen Soundtrack

Dan + Shay and Carrie Underwood Collaborate for Dear Evan Hansen Soundtrack

Fans are waiting for the movie Dear Evan Hansen to open later this month, on September 24th… While they wait, there’s a song from the soundtrack out now featuring Dan + Shay and Carrie Underwood, “Only Us”. Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney shared, “We are Carrie Underwood superfans and it has always been a dream…MORE

September 2nd 2021 Was Carly Pearce Day in Taylor Mill, Kentucky

September 2nd 2021 Was Carly Pearce Day in Taylor Mill, Kentucky

Carly Pearce was honored by her hometown of Taylor Mill, Kentucky today. Carly shares “I convinced my parents at 16 to drop out of high school & leave my hometown. Today, that same home town honored me with ‘Carly Pearce Day,’ a key to the city, the title of ‘Kentucky Colonel’ and 2 of these…MORE

Dylan Scott is Giving His Fans a Little “Static”

Dylan Scott is Giving His Fans a Little “Static”

Dylan Scott’s single “New Truck” might have inspired a brand new song that he shared with fans on social media. “Static” is a song about getting away from it all and finding a place that you all you get is static on the radio in your truck. Check it out here… Fans attending the Proud…MORE

Tenille Arts Looks Back on a Very Busy August 2021 as She Steps into September

Tenille Arts Looks Back on a Very Busy August 2021 as She Steps into September

Tenille Arts has a traditional for her fans that follow her on social media – she shares her 1 Second Everyday recap from the previous month. In quick snippets, you get to relive all the things that Tenille did. For the month that just ended, she says, “Is August actually ending or are we just…MORE

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Chris Young Earns 3 CMA Award Nominations

Chris Young Earns 3 CMA Award Nominations

Congrats to Chris Young who is a 3-time CMA Award nominee this year.

His song “Famous Friends”, which he sings with Kane Brown, racked up nominations in the categories of Single, Musical Event, and Video of the Year.

Talking about his nominations, Chris says “I was blown away by the fact that there were three award nominations for the song. I mean, there’s so much that’s gone into it and so many people that have fallen in love with it and supported it and, you know, just having a hit with your friend in the first place is great with a song like “Famous Friends” with my buddy Kane Brown, but then to be nominated for three different CMA Awards, including Single of the Year. It’s just incredible.”

Chris, Kane and all the other nominees will learn if they’re taking home trophies, when the 55th Annual CMA Awards are handed out in Nashville on Wednesday November 10 – broadcasted live on ABC.

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