October 10, 2015
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Greenroom PRKip Moore is releasing "Running for You" as the new single from his sophomore album, Wild Ones. The track has been getting rave reviews from his concert crowds.Kip says, "Whenever we've played ‘Running For You’ in our set it always feels like a real ‘moment.’ We’ve had a couple weeks of downtime since our summer run and honestly we’re already just itching to get back out there and I’m looking forward to doing what we do on
10/10/2015 06:00:00am
Mercury NashvilleScotty McCreery celebrates his 22nd birthday Friday, and he's asking his fans to make a donation to St. Jude in memory of his late fan club president, Sharon Eaves, who passed away suddenly September 25.  St. Jude Children's Research Hospital was a cause very close to Sharon's heart.Scotty says, "I miss my friend Sharon, who would have had a birthday just yesterday if she was still with us. I’d love to see my fans honor her and continue her great work with St. Ju
10/09/2015 07:00:00pm
Big Machine RecordsThe Band Perry has signed on perform at Entertainment Weekly's first-ever EW Fest, coming up Saturday, October 24. The event celebrates the magazine's 25th anniversary.Comedians Aziz Ansari and Tina Fey are also taking part in the one-day festival.EW Fest will take place at the Industria Superstudio in New York City. Go to EW.com/EWFest for ticket information.Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
10/09/2015 05:00:00pm
CMACMA Awards hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood plan to have a field day with some of the recent scandals in the news, including the Ashley Madison website hack."I guess it's the wrong thing to say, but God bless the Ashley Madison website hack for many reasons," Brad says, before Carrie clarifies, "The hack. Not the website itself."While Brad doesn't condone using the cheating website, he is glad it exists for the purposes of the CMA Awards monologue.  He says, "If anybody has a
10/09/2015 03:00:00pm
Warner Music NashvilleJana Kramer's new album, thirty one, is out Friday featuring the lead single, "I Got the Boy." Look for Jana to perform the song on ABC's Good Morning America on Monday, October 12.As for the album title, Jana explains, "thirty one was the perfect title because it’s taken me 31 years to live and write this album, and I believe it shows strength, grace, vulnerability, fun and confidence. thirty one is who and what I am, and I think when my fans listen to t
10/09/2015 11:00:00am
Show Dog/UniversalToby Keith admits his latest album, 35 MPH Town, doesn't really break any new ground, musically speaking. That's exactly what he hopes listeners say after they give the project a spin.He says, "I hope they look at this album and go, 'Same ol’, same ol'. He’s sticking to his guns.'"Though he's not going to work to keep up with current trends at country radio, Toby promised himself he would never say anything bad about the music coming from the new generation of
10/09/2015 06:00:00am
Sandbox EntertainmentLittle Big Town's Karen Fairchild is easily one of country music's most stylish stars, so it makes since she's now launching her own fashion collection. Fair Child by Karen Fairchild is described as a "unique fusion of sexy, bold, pieces that Nashville inspired with a rock and roll sensibility."Karen says, "Fair Child is a blend of everything I love. It’s a collection of rich textures, details and embellishments in iconic pieces that are easy to wear, glamorous a
10/08/2015 07:00:00pm
Schmidt RelationsAlan Jackson's career is getting the box set treatment November 6. Genuine: The Alan Jackson Story is a three-disc collection featuring Alan's classic hits, as well as eight previously unreleased recordings. Among those rarities is a live version of The Eagles' "Seven Bridges Road" recorded in 1997, and a live performance of "The Star Spangled Banner" in 2001.The Alan Jackson box sit will only be available at Walmart and Walmart.com.Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All right
10/07/2015 07:00:00pm
Warner Music NashvilleBlake Shelton will be back for season 10 of NBC's The Voice this February. Besides Adam Levine, Blake is the only coach that has appeared on every season of the hit show. Pharrell Williams and Christina Aguilera will also appear on the 10th season.The ninth season of The Voice is now underway Monday and Tuesday nights on NBC.Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
10/07/2015 03:00:00pm
Valory Music Co.Thomas Rhett is teaming up with pop/rock act Fall Out Boy for a collaboration on the 49th Annual CMA Awards next month. They join previously-announced show openers Hank Williams, Jr. and Eric Church, who will be performing the Waylon Jennings classic, "Are You Ready for the Country."Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley host the 49th Annual CMA Awards, coming up Wednesday, November 4 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. 
10/07/2015 01:41:00pm
Sandbox EntertainmentShania Twain has canceled her Tuesday night show in Manchester, New Hampshire and her Wednesday night show in Albany, New York due to illness. Shania has been diagnosed with a respiratory infection, and her doctors have advised her to rest for a few days.These shows cannot be rescheduled due to Shania's current touring schedule. She apologizes to fans for any inconvenience and will resume her tour Friday night in Quebec City, Canada.Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. Al
10/07/2015 11:00:00am
Sony Music NashvilleMiranda Lambert was honored with the 70th star on the Music City Walk of Fame in Nashville Tuesday afternoon. The honor comes a decade after Miranda first lived in Music City while competing on the music competition show Nashville Star. That was her first time living away from her home state of Texas, and she didn't last long in Tennessee.She told the crowd with a laugh, "I lived in Nashville just long enough to make a record and then got scared and ran back to mom."Thou
10/07/2015 06:01:00am
Broken Bow RecordsJason Aldean's Tuesday-night concert in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada, has been postponed to Wednesday night. According to Castanet.net, one of the tractor-trailers carrying Jason's gear was involved in a rollover accident, which led to the postponement. The driver of the truck is being treated for minor injuries. Jason's website only says the delay is "due to circumstances beyond our control."Go to JasonAldean.com to check out the rest of Jason's tour dates.Copyr
10/06/2015 07:52:00pm
John MirAs they get ready for their upcoming induction to the Country Music Hall of Fame, The Oak Ridge Boys are announcing plans for their 26th Annual Christmas Night Out tour. The nearly two-hour show features highlights from the group's six holiday albums, as well as their greatest hits.The Oak Ridge Boys' Joe Bonsall says, "With a revamped stage and a fresh approach, this year’s show will be a dynamic mix of music representing every aspect of Christmas from presents and snow, to ro
10/06/2015 07:00:00pm
CMAKeith Urban is riding high once again, thanks to his latest #1 hit, "John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16," but you shouldn't expect the rest of his upcoming album to sound like that song. Like all of his albums before it, Keith says the new project will serve as a snapshot of what's going on in his life right now.He tells Rolling Stone Country,"I've always really done it sort of haphazard when I get in the studio. You got a bunch of songs and try this song and try that one. Sometimes son
10/06/2015 03:00:00pm