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Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raitt Headline Star-Studded Harvey Relief Fundraiser In Austin

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 14:33

Willie Nelson will headline a benefit concert in Austin that will raise money for victims of Hurricane Harvey.

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Celebrating the Life of Troy Gentry

Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 14:13
On Thursday morning (Sept. 14), the seats at the Grand Ole Opry House were full, the music was heartfelt, and the applause was generous. But it was not your typical Opry show. This show was a celebration of Troy Gentry’s life. A way for his family, friends and fans to come together to share stories... Read more »
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2017 CMT Artists of the Year: Sam Hunt’s “Body Like a Back Road” Named Song of the Year

Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 13:19
Sam Hunt‘s 2017 mega-hit “Body Like a Back Road” will be honored with the 2017 CMT Artists of the Year inaugural song of the year award. The award will be presented to Hunt and the song’s co-writers Zach Crowell, Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne. The popular smash has shattered records for the most consecutive weeks... CMT Artists of the Year: Sam Hunt’s “Body Like a Back Road” Named Song of the Year">Read more »
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Those Darlins Frontwoman Jessie Zazu Dead At 28

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 12:24

Jessi Zazu, frontwoman of Nashville’s genre-bending Those Darlins, has died after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was 28 years old.

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Chase Bryant Is Engaged!

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 12:11

Chase Bryant recreated the moment of his first kiss with Kourtney Keller to ask her to marry him.

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It's Twin Girls for Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 11:57

Hillary Scott of Lady Antebellum shared today that the twins she is expecting with husband Chris Tyrrell will both be girls.

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CMT Adds Pickler & Ben to Daytime Lineup

Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 10:04
Pickler & Ben, co-hosted by CMT star Kellie Pickler and Emmy winner Ben Aaron, is coming to CMT. The new, Nashville-based daytime talk show will re-air on CMT as part of the network’s daily morning lineup starting Tuesday (Sept. 19) at 9 a.m. ET. The series will feature Pickler, star of CMT’s I Love Kellie... Pickler & Ben to Daytime Lineup">Read more »
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Watch Troy Gentry's Final Performance at the Opry

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 10:01

Ahead of today's celebration of Troy Gentry's life, the Grand Ole Opry has released the video of Montgomery Gentry's final performance on its stage.

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Everything We Know About Margo Price's New Album, 'All American Made'

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 10:00

The Boot rounds up all of the details about 'All American Made', the upcoming project from
Margo Price.

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Americana Music Honors & Awards Celebrates Graham Nash, John Prine, Van Morrison and More

Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 09:45
Bluesman Robert Cray and the Hi Rhythm Section delivered the most important underlying message of 2017 Americana Music Honors & Awards when they took the Ryman Auditorium stage to perform “You Must Believe in Yourself.” No one at Wednesday’s (Sept. 13) ceremony would be where they are today if they ever caved in to self-doubt.... Read more »
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Homelessness Hits Home for Kane Brown

Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 09:02
Charity starts at home. But what if, in the worst of times, you don’t even have a home? That’s what it was like in Chattanooga, when times were tough for country newcomer Kane Brown. “When I was younger, my mom and I lived in a car because we didn’t have anywhere to go. After graduating... Read more »
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Turnpike Troubadours, 'Old Time Feeling (Like Before)' [Exclusive Premiere]

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 09:00

Turnpike Troubadours premiere their song "Old Time Feeling (Like Before)" with The Boot.

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38 Years Ago: Kenny Rogers Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 01:35

On Sept. 14, 1979, Kenny Rogers received one of the entertainment industry's most distinguished honors.

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John Prine, Amanda Shires and More Win at 2017 Americana Music Awards [PICTURES]

More Music News - Thu, 09/14/2017 - 01:00

Congratulations to all of 2017's Americana Music Association Honors & Awards winners!

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Sturgill Simpson, John Prine Top Americana Music Honors & Awards

Music News - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 22:57
Sturgill Simpson and John Prine were among the top winners at the 2017 Americana Music Honors & Awards ceremony Wednesday night (Sept. 13) at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Simpson won album of the year for A Sailor’s Guide to Earth, and John Prine took home the award for artist of the year. Song of the year... Read more »
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Stagecoach 2018 Books Garth Brooks, Florida Georgia Line and Keith Urban

Music News - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 17:45
The headliners for the 2018 Stagecoach music festival are Garth Brooks, Florida Georgia Line and Keith Urban. The three-day event starts April 27 in Indio, California with performances by more than 40 acts representing country, Americana and southern rock. The lineup includes Kelsea Ballerini, Brothers Osborne, Lindsay Ell, Tanya Tucker, Cody Jinks, Kacey Musgraves, the... Read more »
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Country Stars Sign On to Perform at Joe Walsh's Benefit Concert

More Music News - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 16:00

The Eagles' Joe Walsh has announced an inaugural concert to coincide with the launch of his new foundation, VetsAid.

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Troy Gentry Shines on New Montgomery Gentry Song 'Better Me'

More Music News - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 15:35

Fans can now hear one of the final Montgomery Gentry songs recorded before Troy Gentry's death, "Better Me."

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NTSB Issues Preliminary Report on Troy Gentry's Fatal Helicopter Crash

More Music News - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 15:30

The National Transportation Safety Board has issued its preliminary report on Troy Gentry's fatal helicopter crash on Sept. 8.

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Granger Smith Announces New Album, 'When the Good Guys Win'

More Music News - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 14:54

Granger Smith has announced the upcoming release of a new album, When The Good Guys Win.

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