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Country Music News
BMLGJust weeks after scoring a number-one album with Kinda Don’t Care, Justin Moore now has a number-one song to match. “You Look Like I Need a Drink” is officially the sixth chart-topper of the Arkansas native’s career -- and this is apparently his lucky time of the year!“Seven years ago this week, I had my first number-one with ‘Small Town USA,’” Justin recalls. “It is crazy to see where we have come since then and I am pumped to see w
09/26/2016 07:00:00pm
Warner Music NashvilleDressed in a black suit and white shirt with a popped collar, Brett Eldredge leans against a deep red wall, casually tossing a silver ball in the air. That’s the cover that sets the tone for the crooner’s first ever-holiday collection, set for release on October 28.   Named for a new holiday tune the Illinois native wrote for the set, Glow boasts ten other standards, including a cameo by Best New Artist Grammy-winner Meghan Trainor on “Baby, I
09/26/2016 07:00:00pm
BMLGThomas Rhett’s latest single is “Star of the Show,” one of five new tracks from the forthcoming deluxe edition of his sophomore album.“’Star of the Show’ is one of those songs that I have lived with for a while and [it] kept coming up as a song we needed to record and get to the fans,” he says. “I wrote it with my dad [Rhett Akins] right after I got married, and it was the first song I ever wrote about Lauren. It was a staple in our set befo
09/26/2016 07:00:00pm
Mark TuckerMove over John, Paul, George and Ringo-- Garth Brooks is pulling up beside you in the passing lane!The Recording Industry Association of America bestows diamond certification on an album when it’s sold more than ten million copies. Previously, Garth and the Beatles were tied, with half a dozen diamond records apiece. But now that Garth’s Ultimate Hits has moved ten million units, he officially moves ahead of the Fab Fo
09/26/2016 07:00:00pm
BMLG Fresh off their gig this weekend co-hosting CMT’s Hot 20 Countdown from their Dig Your Roots show in Des Moines, Iowa, Florida Georgia Line is headed back to your TV.This week, Jana Kramer won’t be the only country artist on Dancing with the Stars. Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley stop by to perform  both “H.O.L.Y.” and “Cruise” on Tuesday’s episode. You can catch it starting at 8 p.m. ET on
09/26/2016 03:00:00pm

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Country Music Hall of Famer Jean Shepard achieved her only number-one hit with this 1953 recording with Ferlin Husky. Can you name their war-themed duet? ANSWER:  "A Dear John Letter."Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
09/26/2016 11:00:00am
Broken BowJason Aldean promised to deliver some unforgettable surprises for his fans around the release of his chart-topping new album, They Don’t Know, and the ACM Entertainer of the Year is certainly living up to his word.Friday before his tour stop in Cleveland, Ohio, Jason drove up unannounced at Taylore Wingard’s house, delivering a brand-new 2016 Kia Soul for the single mother of three.“This is so amazing I don’t even know what to do,” the 30-ye
09/26/2016 11:00:00am

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Darius Rucker shot the music video for his new single, “If I Told You,” atop the Capitol building in Los Angeles last week.George Strait presented singer/songwriter Jim Lauderdale with the Lifetime Achievement Award at last week’s Americana Awards at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Lauderdale wrote the Strait classic “The King of Broken Hearts.”Newcomer Brooke Eden’s debut EP Welcome to the
09/26/2016 06:00:00am
BMLGJennifer Nettles is gearing up for a busy fall. Not only is she putting out "Hey Heartbreak," the second single from her sophomore solo effort, Playing with Fire, she's also releasing her new holiday collection, To Celebrate Christmas. On November 30, she'll reprise her role as Dolly Parton's mother in the sequel to last year's wildly successful Coat of Many Colors TV movie as well."Doing that movie... was so rewarding on so many levels..." Jennifer reflects. "I
09/26/2016 06:00:00am
ABC/Randy HolmesCam is officially off the market. The “Burning House” hitmaker wed commercial real estate agent Adam Weaver Saturday evening in the desert town of Joshua Tree, California, according to People.One hundred forty guests watched Cam walk down the aisle in a thirties-inspired Jenny Packham gown, as a mariachi band played “Besame Mucho.” The newlyweds chose Miranda Lambert’s version of “Oklahoma Sky” as the so
09/25/2016 09:06:00pm
Photo by Chris Hollo/Grand Ole OpryCountry Music Hall of Famer Jean Shepard passed away Sunday morning in Nashville at the age of 82, after being placed in hospice care late last week.The outspoken proponent of traditional country music celebrated 60 years as a member of the Grand Ole Opry last November, as she stepped onto the legendary stage for the final time. She’s the only female ever to achieve six decades as part of the Opry lineup.The Oklahoma native was discovered by fel
09/25/2016 08:51:00pm
Debby Stanuch visits with Anne Criss from AR Master Naturalists!
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