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See a Preview for 2017 'CMA Fest: The Music Event of the Summer' TV Special

More Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 11:00

Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini will co-host 'CMA Fest: The Music Event of the Summer' in August.

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Whitney Duncan Releases 'Better Place' in Honor of Late Cousin Holly Bobo [LISTEN]

More Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:20

Whitney Duncan's band Post Monroe have released a song, "Better Place," written in honor of Duncan's late cousin, Holly Bobo.

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George Strait: Things I Never Knew

Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:19
You can learn a thing or two from a 7,600-word feature story. The brand new New Yorker profile on George Strait — in the July 24 issue — is full of stories and facts about Strait, his legendary career and a few quotes from the man of few words. And here are the parts I... Read more »
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Jackie Lee: From His First to His Latest

Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:09
A few years ago, country newcomer Jackie Lee recruited his dad to drive him to a gig that was 14 hours away. “It was my first real gig, and I was opening for Gary Allan. My dad drove us in a van that I wasn’t even sure would make it. We drove 14 hours from... Read more »
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Watch the Avett Brothers Sing With Dad Jim Avett at Red Rocks

More Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:00

Scott and Seth Avett's father, Jim Avett, joined the Avett Brothers onstage during a recent concert at Red Rocks in Colorado.

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Jay DeMarcus to Produce Upcoming Film 'All Shook Up'

More Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 09:40

Jay DeMarcus has signed on to produce the upcoming movie 'All Shook Up'.

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Top 10 Ricky Skaggs Songs

More Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:10

Ricky Skaggs songs are some of the most beloved and most awarded in country music history.

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11 Years Ago: Eric Church's 'Sinners Like Me' Released

More Music News - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:00

On July 18, 2006, Eric Church's freshman album, 'Sinners Like Me', was released on Capitol Nashville.

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Nashville Trivia: Season 5, Episode 18: The Night Before (Life Goes On)

Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 17:31
Let’s play Nashville trivia! Don’t miss new episodes of Nashville Thursdays at 9pm ET/PT on CMT. Get all of the latest Nashville news, videos and behind-the-scenes action on the Nashville Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram and join the conversation using #NashvilleCMT.
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Joe Walsh Enlists Zac Brown Band, Keith Urban for VetsAid Concert

Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 17:15
The Zac Brown Band and Keith Urban will join Joe Walsh for his first annual concert to support VetsAid, his new nonprofit organization to help veterans and their families. Blues singer-guitarist Gary Clark Jr. will also perform during the Sept. 20 event at the EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Virginia. Walsh has been involved with veterans’... Read more »
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Top 5 Luke Bryan Music Videos

More Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 15:10

Luke Bryan is quite the entertainer.

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Mitchell Tenpenny Takes His Turn Center Stage

Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 14:10
Meet Mitchell Tenpenny — a man of soul, swagger and stories of a Nashville gone by. Tenpenny is a rarity among artists in town in that he’s a native Nashvillian, born and bred, and he’s also got the music industry in his blood. In his youth, he spent many days in the office of his... Read more »
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Will Jake Owen Bring Back the Tip Jar?

Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 14:05
Right before Jake Owen took the stage at Chicago’s Windy City Smokeout on Friday (July 14), he told me the next time he tours, it might be a very stripped-down kind of show. “Just me and a guitar and stories and no set list,” Owen said. “Just wherever the night leads me, then that’s where... Read more »
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Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood's Most Adorable Moments [PICTURES]

More Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 14:00

In terms of country music's power couples, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood are among the most powerful.

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Luke Bryan: The Busking Dance

Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 13:21
Before Luke Bryan‘s show at Progressive Field on Saturday night (July 15), he briefly turned a sidewalk in Cleveland into another kind of stage. One of Bryan’s frequent co-writers — Rhett Akins — was doing some street busking, with a handwritten sign over his guitar case that said, “Hello, I am working my ass off... Read more »
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Dierks Bentley: 'What the Hell Did I Say' Had Special Role in the Making of 'Black'

More Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 13:00

Dierks Bentley explains why his latest single, "What the Hell Did I Say," helped him make his 'Black' album.

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Top 10 Unforgettable Luke Bryan Moments

More Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 12:20

Luke Bryan is a CMA Awards Entertainer of the Year with good reason!

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Luke Bryan's Dad Gave Him a Career Ultimatum: Leave or Get Fired

More Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 12:10

Luke Bryan is one of the hottest stars in contemporary country music, but he might not have moved to Nashville to pursue his dreams if not for a push from his father.

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Interview: BJ Barham Discusses American Aquarium's Next Album, 'Things Change'

More Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 12:00

After his entire band decided to pursue other interests, BJ Barham looks ahead at what the future holds for American Aquarium.

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Dustin Lynch Admits He Was Scared By His Early Success

More Music News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 11:00

Dustin Lynch discusses his recent successes, and admits he used to be afraid it would all go away.

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