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Midland leaves their mark on the World's Largest Honky Tonk

Midland has now been immortalized in cement at the World’s Largest Honky Tonk. Back in 1989, Billy Bob’s Texas started having any artist who sells out the venue at the historic Fort Worth Stockyards preserve their handprints and autographs on a concrete slab. After recently packing the house, Mark Wystrach, Cameron Duddy and Jess Carson joined…... Read More

Carrie Underwood hopes to give her fans an "emotional release" with "Cry Pretty"

Carrie Underwood's latest top-ten hit, "Cry Pretty," is much more than just the title track from her debut album for Capitol Nashville that's coming next month: The American Idol superstar sees the song she co-wrote as part therapy -- and part mystery. "I want people to be drawn into ‘Cry…... Read More

Country star trivia

Ten years ago, this Dancing with the Stars veteran took home the Top New Female Vocalist trophy at the ACM Awards. Can you name her? ANSWER: Julianne Hough. Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.... Read More

Brett Young will be "Here Tonight" as he hits the road on fall tour

Brett Young’s fall tour will take its name from his new single, “Here Tonight,” the lead release from his forthcoming sophomore album. Newcomers Tyler Rich and Rachel Wammack will open the CMT on Tour: Here Tonight trek. “This tour has got me pumped already,” Brett says. “We teamed up with CMT to name it…... Read More

Jason Aldean admits Miranda Lambert didn't love his vision for their duet, until he served up some "Whiskey"

Miranda Lambert currently has her biggest hit since 2013's "We Were Us" with Keith Urban, this time teaming up with Jason Aldean on "Drowns the Whiskey." The three-time ACM Entertainer of the Year and the reigning CMA and ACM Female Vocalist go way back. "Miranda and I have known each other for a long…... Read More

Nashville notes

Thomas Rhett, Old Dominion, Brothers Osborne and Brantley Gilbert are set to perform at NSAI's Nashville Songwriter Awards September 19 at Music City's historic Ryman Auditorium. You can watch Scotty McCreery's interview and his performance of his latest single, "This Is It," from Friday's Fox & Friends online. Alan Jackson, Brooks & Dunn, Brad Paisley, Diamond Rio, Pam Tillis, Steve Wariner and others will play the September 25…... Read More

Kenny Chesney's Saturday night show sets a New York City record at the home of the Jets and the Giants

Kenny Chesney set a new sales record Saturday night at MetLife Stadium on the outskirts of New York City. The “Get Along” hitmaker packed the venue with 58,642 fans, beating his own best number. He also outsold Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi and Taylor Swift by 10,000 tickets if you add up the attendance in the same…... Read More

Watch now: FGL throws a "Tailgate" with RaeLynn at the Faster Horses Festival

Not only did Tyler Hubbard co-write RaeLynn’s new single, “Tailgate,” he recently called her onstage to sing it during Florida Georgia Line’s Sunday night headlining set at the Faster Horses Festival. RaeLynn had previously taken the stage on Friday during the three-night event last month in Brooklyn, Michigan. Fellow artist Canaan Smith helped write "Tailgate," RaeLynn’s…... Read More

"If I Were You," I'd check out the new collaboration between Keith Urban and Jillian Jacqueline

Keith Urban plays guitar and sings on the latest track from newcomer Jillian Jacqueline. “If I Were You” is the first taste of the singer/songwriter's forthcoming EP, which will be called Side B. “I couldn’t wait to share this song,” Jillian says. “I wrote it… about meeting and falling for someone new very…... Read More

Listen now: Eric Church is a "Desperate Man" with a "Heart Like a Wheel"

Eric Church continues to preview new tunes from his Desperate Man album, but this time, he’s offering something new. As he’s done with the tracks “Some of It” and “Hangin’ Around,” Eric played “Heart Like a Wheel” for his Church Choir fan club members before sharing it with the rest of the world.…... Read More

Lindsay Ell pours the "Champagne" and namechecks Aretha in new single

Newcomer Lindsay Ell is pouring some “Champagne” as the follow-up to "Criminal," her first top-20 hit in the U.S. In her native Canada, “Criminal” went all the way to #1, making Lindsay the first female to top the charts in the past decade. She’s up for both Female Artist of the Year…... Read More