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CMA Awards 2018: The Winners List

Keith Urban took home his second Entertainer of the Year award last night (Nov. 14) at the CMA Awards, 13 years since his first win in the show’s most coveted category. Urban’s win more than a decade since his first is rare, only Garth Brooks and George Strait have achieved...Read More »


Jamboree In The Hills Put on Hiatus for 2019

If your plans every summer included attending the longest-running country music festival, you will have to come up with something else for the 4-days in July. Live Nation yesterday announced that the 41-year-old Jamboree In The Hills in Morristown, Ohio will be put on hiatus for 2019. The organizers released...Read More »


Keith Urban Visits Fan at St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo

 

Keith Urban made a visit to a special fan at Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center on Thursday (10/18) before playing at Toledo’s Huntington Center as part of his Graffiti U World Tour.

The family and nurses of Marissa English, a 25-year-old fan who was born with a number of health...Read More »


Garth Brooks Announces Three Year Stadium Tour

It was bound to happen sooner or later. Since Garth Brooks has come out of retirement he has produced a huge multi-year arena tour, been named Entertainer of the Year and now takes it one step further with his stadium tour that was announced on Wednesday (10/17).

“I wanted to call...Read More »


Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Sam Hunt Headline Stagecoach 2019

The full lineup for the 2019 Stagecoach: California’s Country Music Festival has been announced. The 3-day event takes place on April 26-28 in Indio, CA.

Headlining this year’s festival are Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Sam Hunt, all returning modern country favorites. But the biggest surprise among the lineup is Welsh power...Read More »


Kane Brown Shares Teaser of "Good as You"

Kane Brown has already released tracks from his upcoming sophomore album Experiment and sent out a sample of another song “Good as You,” which has made his fans even more eager for the November 9 release date. (listen to the sample of the song below)

The new album has the singer...Read More »


2018 CMA Award Nominees Announced

The 2018 CMA Awards nominees were announced early Tuesday morning (Aug. 28), with Chris Stapleton leading all contenders. Luke Bryan, Dan + Shay and Sugarland were on hand to announce the 2018 CMA Awards nominees which were broadcast live on Good Morning America from Bryan’s new 32 Bridge bar and...Read More »


Brad Paisley Pays Tribute to Sen. John McCain

After Sen. John McCain passed on Saturday many country stars headed to social media to express their gratitude for his service to our country. But, Brad Paisley decided to pay tribute to McCain during his concert in Bristow, VA.

After singing “When I Get Where I’m Going,” Paisley faced...Read More »


Reba McEntire Returns to Host CMA Country Christmas

It may only be August, but the CMA is already getting ready for their Christmas television special. The ninth annual “CMA Country Christmas” will be hosted by Reba McEntire, who is returning to the holiday event for the second year, the two-hour music celebration will air on ABC during the...Read More »


Keeping the Beat in Country Music

While in Northeast Ohio for a recent drum clinic hosted by ProLogix Percussion, Rod Flauhaus from Cleveland Country Magazine had the opportunity to talk with award winning recording and touring drummer, Rich Redmond about his career and working in Nashville.

Based in Nashville, Rich has been Jason Aldean’s drummer since the very...Read More »


Brett Young Scores Fourth Consecutive #1 with "Mercy"

Congrats to Brett Young who’s latest single, “Mercy” is at #1 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart. The fete is the fourth consecutive song in a row to hit the top position on the charts for the California native.

“We knew pretty early that “Mercy” had to be a single because...Read More »


Chris Janson Sells Out "Front and Center" Taping at Opry City Stage

Chris Janson performed for a sold out crowd recently at Opry City Stage in Times Square for an episode of the PBS concert series, Front and Center, the first ever episode filmed at the iconic venue. Janson, the newest and youngest living member of the Grand Ole Opry, captivated the high-spirited audience with a...Read More »


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