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CMA Awards Announce First Round of Performers, Including Dolly Parton, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Keith Urban & More

CMA Awards Announce First Round of Performers, Including Dolly Parton, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Keith Urban & More

The Country Music Association announced its first round of performers for the 53rd annual CMA Awards: Eric Church, Luke Combs, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, Maren Morris, Dolly Parton with for King & Country and Zach Williams, Pink and Chris Stapleton, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban. Hosted by Carrie Underwood with special guests Reba McEntire and…MORE

Photo Gallery: Musicians Hall of Fame Inducts Class of 2019 in Star-Studded Ceremony With Garth Brooks, Jason Aldean, Zac Brown & More

Photo Gallery: Musicians Hall of Fame Inducts Class of 2019 in Star-Studded Ceremony With Garth Brooks, Jason Aldean, Zac Brown & More

The Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum inducted more than a dozen members during a star-studded ceremony on Oct. 22 at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Musicians Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Alabama (Jeff Cook, Teddy Gentry, Randy Owen): Lifetime Achievement Award Steve Wariner Don Everly Felix Cavaliere The Surfaris (Bob Berryhill, Pat Connolly, Jim…MORE

Luke Bryan Wins Inaugural ACM Album of the Decade for “Crash My Party”

Luke Bryan Wins Inaugural ACM Album of the Decade for “Crash My Party”

Luke Bryan’s Crash My Party has been named the ACM Album of the Decade. Luke was presented with the award during his performance at the 11th annual Opry Goes Pink showcase in Nashville on Oct. 22. The recipients of the award include Luke, the album’s producer, Jeff Stevens, and Capitol Records Nashville. “Crash My Party…MORE

Maren Morris & Ryan Hurd Announce They Are Expecting First Child

Maren Morris & Ryan Hurd Announce They Are Expecting First Child

Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd announced via social media that they are expecting their first child—a baby boy—in March 2020. “The irony is just too rich that after a year of living in the “GIRL” headspace, the universe would give us a baby boy to even things out. See you in 2020, little one. 👶🏻,”…MORE

Blake Shelton Reveals Cover Art & Track List for New Album, “Fully Loaded: God’s Country”

Blake Shelton Reveals Cover Art & Track List for New Album, “Fully Loaded: God’s Country”

Blake Shelton revealed the cover art and track list for his new album, Fully Loaded: God’s Country, which drops on Dec. 13. The 12-song offering features five new tunes—including “God’s Country” and current single, “Hell Right”—with seven previously recorded hits, including “Came Here to Forget” and “I Lived It.” The upcoming album aligns titularly with…MORE

Luke Combs Is 1 Week Shy of Shania Twain’s All-Time Billboard Chart Record

Luke Combs Is 1 Week Shy of Shania Twain’s All-Time Billboard Chart Record

Luke Combs is inching closer to one of country music’s most impressive records. Once again this week, Luke’s 2017 debut album, This One’s for You, is No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart with sales of 19,000 units, according to Nielsen Music. The double-Platinum album, which has moved 2 million units according to the…MORE

Watch Lauren Alaina Honor Late Step-Dad on “Dancing With the Stars”

Watch Lauren Alaina Honor Late Step-Dad on “Dancing With the Stars”

Lauren Alaina partnered with Gleb Savchenko to perform a contemporary dance to her new song, “The Other Side,” on Dancing With the Stars on Oct. 21. Lauren co-penned the new tune with Jon Nite and Zach Kale in honor of her step-dad, Sam Ramker, who passed away on Oct. 21, 2018, after battling cancer. “[Sam]…MORE

Chris Janson Reaches No. 1 With “Good Vibes”

Chris Janson Reaches No. 1 With “Good Vibes”

The always-energetic Chris Janson reached the top of both the Mediabase chart and Billboard Country Airplay chart this week with “Good Vibes.” Penned by Chris, Ashley Gorley and Zach Crowel, “Good Vibes” is the lead single from Chris’ third studio album, Real Friends, which dropped on Oct. 18. “I’m very humbled this morning,” says Chris.…MORE

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