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Chris Young Played the Opry with Keith Whitley’s Guitar 10 Years Ago Today

Chris Young Played the Opry with Keith Whitley’s Guitar 10 Years Ago Today

Chris Young is not the kind of guy to make extravagant purchases, but 10 years ago, an item came up for sale that he couldn’t resist. Keith Whitley was one of Chris’ musical heroes – Keith tragically died in 1989 – so, in 2011 when one of Whitley’s guitars came up for sale, Chris knew…MORE

Chris Young & Mitchell Tenpenny Perform on The Kelly Clarkson Show

Chris Young & Mitchell Tenpenny Perform on The Kelly Clarkson Show

Did you catch Chris Young & Mitchell Tenpenny on The Kelly Clarkson Show this week? The guys performed “At The End Of A Bar” – the latest single from Chris Young’s album Famous Friends. Check out their appearance here… Photo Credit: Matthew BerinatoMORE

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…MORE

Chris Young Was Blown Away by his Trio of CMA Award Nominations

Chris Young Was Blown Away by his Trio of 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…MORE

Mitchell Tenpenny’s EP, Midtown Diaries is Available Now

Mitchell Tenpenny’s EP, Midtown Diaries is Available Now

Mitchell Tenpenny‘s 8-track EP, Midtown Diaries is available now for fans to check out… Mitchell shares that the title of the project was inspired by a part of Nashville that had a big influence on his life, “Midtown Diaries comes from, that’s where I hang out all the time. I mean, when we’re done writing…MORE

Chris Young Likes To Lift People Up When He’s Surprised

Chris Young Likes To Lift People Up When He’s Surprised

Do you love when friends drop by unexpected? Do you then lift then up in the air? No? Just a Chris Young thing then? Chris was performing this weekend in Pennsylvania, and as he started his number-one song “Famous Friends” – Kane Brown walked out on stage to surprise Chris. Check out his reaction here…MORE

Chris Young Talks New Album, New Tour, & New Single On Today with Hoda & Jenna

Chris Young Talks New Album, New Tour, & New Single On Today with Hoda & Jenna

Chris Young stopped by Today With Hoda & Jenna to talks about his new album Famous Friends. After chatting about how his famous friends became a part of his latest project, and his tour…Chris and Mitchell Tenpenny performed “At The End Of A Bar” Watch the conversation and performance here… Photo Credit: Jeff JohnsonMORE

Mitchell Tenpenny Hits the Road on the To Us It Did Tour

Mitchell Tenpenny Hits the Road on the To Us It Did Tour

Mitchell Tenpenny has just announced that he’s hitting the road with Drew Green this fall on the To Us It Did Tour! The tour will be making stops in 12 cities, kicking off in Wantagh, NY on September 23 and wrapping up on December 18 in Royal Oak, MI. These shows will kick off a…MORE

Callista Clark Gets Ready For Chris Young’s Famous Friends 2021 tour

Callista Clark Gets Ready For Chris Young’s Famous Friends 2021 tour

Callista Clark has returned to the performing shows after the quarantine shutdown, and now she’s finally getting to play her current single – “it’s Cause I Am” – for fans, live and in-person! Coming from a small town in Georgia, Callista is now playing shows that include more people than are in her hometown. Zebulon,…MORE

Chris Young Announces Famous Friends Tour As His Album Arrives Friday (8/6)

Chris Young Announces Famous Friends Tour As His Album Arrives Friday (8/6)

Chris Young is kicking off the launch week of his new album Famous Friends – which arrives Friday, August 6th – by announcing his new tour! Chris says “Everybody’s been asking me when’s the tour announce – well now you have your answer and I couldn’t be more excited about it.” And the best part about…MORE

Chris Young Shares New Music From Famous Friends – “Break Like You Do”

Chris Young Shares New Music From Famous Friends – “Break Like You Do”

Chris Young continues to give fans a preview of the music that will be coming on his new album, Famous Friends, this August 6th. “Break Like You Do” is the latest track released… Of course fans are also still digging the number-one hit title track – featuring Kane Brown – to Chris Young’s new Famous…MORE

Chris Young & Kane Brown Reach Number-1 With “Famous Friends”

Chris Young & Kane Brown Reach Number-1 With “Famous Friends”

Congrats to Chris Young and Kane Brown as “Famous Friends” takes over the top spot on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart. Chris, who has racked up 12 number-1s, admits that this trip to the top of the chart is a little more special because he gets to share it with his friend Kane Brown, “Always…MORE

2021 Volunteer Jam Adds Country Music Icon Travis Tritt to All-Star Line-Up

2021 Volunteer Jam Adds Country Music Icon Travis Tritt to All-Star Line-Up

This year’s annual Volunteer Jam concert has become an all-star tribute to Charlie Daniels after his passing last year. Volunteer Jam – A Musical Salute to Charlie Daniels was scheduled to happen in Nashville earlier this year, but due to quarantine and COVID related situations it was moved to August 18th. That move has now…MORE

Chris Young Feels Lucky He Got The Dad He Did

Chris Young Feels Lucky He Got The Dad He Did

Being a father is less about DNA and more about love. Chris Young knows that better than anyone else. Chris shares, “My dad, I think I tell the same story every time, everybody is like, ‘Oh! Y’all look so much alike!’ And he’s my stepdad, but that’s who I refer to as my dad.” Chris adds,…MORE

Chris Young Had His New Song Just Fall In His Lap

Chris Young Had His New Song Just Fall In His Lap

As fans eagerly await the August release of Chris Young‘s next album, Famous Friends, they can get one more piece of the musical puzzle right now with “Rescue Me” – a song that Chris says just “kind of fell into my lap.” Talking about the track, Chris says “‘Rescue Me’ is one of those songs…MORE

Chris Young Gets All His Famous Friends Together for His New Album

Chris Young Gets All His Famous Friends Together for His New Album

Chris Young has announced that his next album, Famous Friends, will arrive August 6th. Chris says, “I know I’ve said it before, but I honestly can’t say it enough – I am so excited to be releasing my new album.”  The title of his 8th studio album shares the same name as his hit song…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.

Photo Credit: Jeff Johnson