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Rayna James and Deacon Claybourne of “Nashville” Immortalized in Wax at Madame Tussauds

Rayna James and Deacon Claybourne of “Nashville” Immortalized in Wax at Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds could not open a Nashville attraction without including the wax figures of CMT Nashville‘s most dramatic romantic lovebirds, Rayna James and Deacon Claybourne. The TV couple, played by Connie Britton and Chip Esten, made their way to the attraction as Madame Tussaud’s opened their doors Friday (April 14). The two figures are seated…MORE

Set Your DVRs: “Nashville” Returns With Midseason Premiere on June 1

Set Your DVRs: “Nashville” Returns With Midseason Premiere on June 1

Calling all #Nashies. CMT has announced that it’s highest rated drama, Nashville, is returning to your television sets for the midseason premiere on June 1—picking up 10 weeks after events unfolded in the midseason finale. If you still need more of a Nashville fix and haven’t gotten enough of your favorite Nashvillians, the one hour drama will also be…MORE

“Nashville” Enlists Rachel Bilson and Kaitlin Doubleday For Upcoming Season

“Nashville” Enlists Rachel Bilson and Kaitlin Doubleday For Upcoming Season

Just as we were trying to get over the demise of Rayna James, played by Connie Britton, CMT’s drama Nashville announces that actresses Rachel Bilson and Kaitlin Doubleday will be added to the weekly soap opera. “We welcome Rachel and Kaitlin into our incredibly talented ensemble,” said Marshall Herskovitz, executive producer and showrunner. “We fondly…MORE

Say It Ain’t So: Connie Britton’s Rayna James Says Goodbye To “Nashville”

Say It Ain’t So: Connie Britton’s Rayna James Says Goodbye To “Nashville”

Just when you thought Connie Britton, a.k.a. Rayna James, was in for the long haul on CMT’s hit drama, Nashville, the Hollywood actress is saying goodbye to the recently renewed drama, after four and a half seasons. When CMT picked up the hour-long drama for a fifth season—after ABC cancelled the show at the end…MORE

Martina McBride Adds Girls Power to Love Unleashed Tour

Martina McBride Adds Girls Power to Love Unleashed Tour

Martina McBride is making her Love Unleashed Tour all about the ladies. The “I’m Gonna Love You Through It” singer joined forces with CMT to bring the Next Women of Country brand on the road. Maggie Rose and the new country trio Post Monroe have been added to the bill, along with Lauren Alaina, who was…MORE

Nash Bash

Nash Bash

Season 5 of Nashville will premiere on CMT on Thursday, Jan. 5, at 9 p.m. ET. Streaming service Hulu will have the episode available the following day.MORE

CMT Announces Next Women of Country 2016

CMT Announces Next Women of Country 2016

CMT has released the list of its 2016 Next Women of Country franchise—a campaign to bring awareness to inspiring female vocalists in country music. The acts selected by CMT for the Class of 2016 include Caitlyn Smith, Jamie Lynn Spears, Jillian Jacqueline, Kree Harrison, Logan Brill, Lucie Silvas, Maggie Rose, Margo Price and—for the first…MORE

Get a Behind-The-Scenes Look at Season 5 of “Nashville”

Get a Behind-The-Scenes Look at Season 5 of “Nashville”

For those of you who can’t wait until January 5 when the TV Show Nashville returns on CMT—you’re in luck. CMT has released a behind-the-scenes video of the cast and crew talking about the shows return, after cancellation from ABC, and their new network. “Well, I never had a doubt for a second,” laughs Charles…MORE

4 Things We Learned From the Premiere of “I Love Kellie Pickler”

4 Things We Learned From the Premiere of “I Love Kellie Pickler”

The second season of I Love Kellie Pickler premiered Thursday night (Aug. 25) on CMT and there were a few things we learned about our friend Kellie Pickler. Kellie and husband Kyle Jacobs, who have been married for five years, started their reality show in 2015, with Season 1 giving us a glimpse into their…MORE

Mark Your Calendars! Fifth Season of “Nashville” Returns to CMT on January 5

Mark Your Calendars! Fifth Season of “Nashville” Returns to CMT on January 5

For all you #Nashies waiting to find out the fate of Juliette Barnes on the popular television show Nashville—your wait is over.  On January 5, 2017 Nashville returns for a fifth season with a special two-hour premiere on CMT. In May, when ABC unexpectedly announced the show would be cancelled after the Season 4 finale,…MORE

TV Show “Nashville” Returns to CMT in December, According to Charles Esten

TV Show “Nashville” Returns to CMT in December, According to Charles Esten

The last four months have been a roller coaster ride for fans of the television drama Nashville. First, on May 12, ABC unexpectedly announced the show would be cancelled after the Season 4 finale on May 25. Cue the audible gasps. Second, during the Season 4 finale in May, viewers were left wondering if Hayden…MORE

Still the King

Still the King

CMT announced today (July 27) their new hit series, Still the King, starring Billy Ray Cyrus and Joey Lauren Adams, has been picked up for a second season. The one-hour season finale airs Sunday, Aug. 14. Season 2 kicks off production in the fall and is slated to begin airing next year.MORE

Watch Kelsea Ballerini Kick Off New CMT Digital Series With Her Top 10 Hit “Peter Pan”

Watch Kelsea Ballerini Kick Off New CMT Digital Series With Her Top 10 Hit “Peter Pan”

CMT has launched a new digital series—Next Women of Country Live—that aims to highlight some of country music’s most talented females. Each week, the network will release a performance filmed live from CMT’s Nashville studio. Upcoming performances include Cassadee Pope, Maren Morris, Clare Dunn, Cam, Kelleigh Bannen, RaeLynn, Mickey Guyton, Jana Kramer, Lauren Alaina, Maggie Rose, Brooke Eden, Lucie Silvas, Lindsay Ell, Carly Pearce and Brandy Clark. Kelsea Ballerini…MORE

TV Show “Nashville” Back For Another Season on CMT

TV Show “Nashville” Back For Another Season on CMT

The rumors were true and the fans have spoken. Former ABC television show, Nashville, has found new life. The 60-minute drama was cancelled recently by ABC, but according to The Tennessean, the CMT network and Hulu streaming service will be airing the show for a fifth season. When the announcement came in May that the…MORE

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70th Solo

70th Solo

Willie Nelson, 87, will release his 70th solo studio album, First Rose of Spring, on July 3. photo by AFF-USA.com