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Miranda Lambert, Mickey Guyton & More To Appear On NHL's

Miranda Lambert, Mickey Guyton & More To Appear On NHL's "Stanley Pup" Competition

In celebration of the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the National Hockey League and the nonprofit organization Petco Love have announced "Stanley Pup," a friendly competition featuring adoptable rescue dogs. All 32 NHL teams will be represented by a four-legged friend, many of which will be available for adoption from a shelter or rescue group in… ... Continue Reading
Carly Pearce Announces Return Of Carly's Closet At CMA Fest

Carly Pearce Announces Return Of Carly's Closet At CMA Fest

Carly Pearce has announced the return of Carly's Closet taking place during CMA Fest. The three-day CMA Fest will begin on June 6. The third annual Carly's Closet will be held at the Music City Center on June 9 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. "Shop some of my favorite pieces from my wardrobe, with… ... Continue Reading
Jewel Announces New EP 'The Portal: A Meditative Journey,' Shares Title Track

Jewel Announces New EP 'The Portal: A Meditative Journey,' Shares Title Track

Jewel has announced a new album, The Portal: A Meditative Journey, and shared the title track. The album is a musical extension of her immersive art experience The Portal: An Art Experience by Jewel, which is open to the public through July 28 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas. The Portal:… ... Continue Reading
Kid Rock Allegedly Waves Gun Around During Rolling Stone Interview

Kid Rock Allegedly Waves Gun Around During Rolling Stone Interview

Kid Rock is alleged to have waved a gun in front of a reporter during an interview with Rolling Stone last month. The singer is also said to have repeatedly used the N-word, attempting to goad the reporter into a physical fight. A column recently published in Rolling Stone sees David Peisner, the reporter, describing… ... Continue Reading
Bruce Springsteen Reunites With Joe Ely On 'Odds Of The Blues'

Bruce Springsteen Reunites With Joe Ely On 'Odds Of The Blues'

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Joe Ely has announced his new album Driven to Drive, due out on August 2 via Rack 'Em Records / Thirty Tigers. Driven to Drive is Ely's first road album, featuring a collection of songs inspired by his travels from different eras of his illustrious career. Along with the announcement, Ely has… ... Continue Reading
Lainey Wilson Reveals When Nashville Bar Will Open

Lainey Wilson Reveals When Nashville Bar Will Open

Lainey Wilson has announced that her Bell Bottoms Up bar in downtown Nashville will be opening on May 31. The Grammy award-winning country music star is launching the three-story bar/restaurant on Broadway Street in Nashville this summer in partnership with TC Restaurant Group. The 27,000-square-foot area will mainly be a live music venue, featuring two… ... Continue Reading
Martina McBride To Judge New Talent Competition 'Second Chance Stage'

Martina McBride To Judge New Talent Competition 'Second Chance Stage'

Country music superstar Martina McBride has been chosen as a judge for the new talent competition, "Second Chance Stage." Besides McBride, the other judges of "Second Chance Stage" include acclaimed stage and screen actor Taye Diggs and "Saturday Night Live" cast member, comedian and actress Heidi Gardner. Sports broadcaster and New York Times bestselling author… ... Continue Reading
Chris Stapleton, Dua Lipa Release 'Think I'm In Love With You' From Surprise ACM Awards Duet

Chris Stapleton, Dua Lipa Release 'Think I'm In Love With You' From Surprise ACM Awards Duet

Chris Stapleton and Dua Lipa have officially released "Think I'm In Love With You," their surprise duet performance from the 2024 ACM Awards. Stapleton and Lipa surprised everyone at the 2024 Academy of Country Music Awards last Thursday night, when they paired up to perform a collaborative version of "Think I'm in Love With You,"… ... Continue Reading
2025 Grammys Set To Take Place February 2nd In Los Angeles

2025 Grammys Set To Take Place February 2nd In Los Angeles

The Recording Academy has announced the 2025 Grammys will take place on February 2 at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. The 67th Annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast live on the CBS Television Network and stream live and on demand on Paramount+. Nominations for the 2025 Grammys will be announced on November 8. Only those… ... Continue Reading
Lainey Wilson Invited To Grand Ole Opry By Reba McEntire

Lainey Wilson Invited To Grand Ole Opry By Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire invited Lainey Wilson to join the Grand Ole Opry during the finale of NBC's "The Voice" earlier this week. The country music veteran extended the invitation to become the next member of the Grand Ole Opry after the current ACM Entertainer of the Year finished playing her new single, "Hang Tight Honey." "Lainey,… ... Continue Reading
Wynonna Judd, Lainey Wilson Team Up On Cover Of Tom Petty's 'Refugee'

Wynonna Judd, Lainey Wilson Team Up On Cover Of Tom Petty's 'Refugee'

Wynonna Judd and Lainey Wilson have teamed up for a cover of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers' classic "Refugee." The track, produced by Cactus Moser, arrives as the fifth single shared from the highly-anticipated Petty Country: A Country Music Celebration of Tom Petty. The cover is also accompanied by a video featuring behind-the-scenes footage of… ... Continue Reading
Jon Pardi Announces North American 'Mr. Saturday Night Tour' Dates

Jon Pardi Announces North American 'Mr. Saturday Night Tour' Dates

Celebrating his 39th birthday on Monday, Jon Pardi announced additional dates on his headlining Mr. Saturday Night Tour. The 16-date North American leg of the tour will begin in Baltimore on September 5. Priscilla Block, Meghan Patrick and Larry Fleet will support Pardi on select dates. The U.K. and European phase of the tour, in… ... Continue Reading
Tyler Hubbard Earns Second Solo No. 1 On Billboard's Country Airplay Chart

Tyler Hubbard Earns Second Solo No. 1 On Billboard's Country Airplay Chart

Country star Tyler Hubbard has earned his second solo No. 1 on Billboard's Country Airplay chart, thanks to "Back Then Right Now." The single increased 6% to 29.5 million audience impressions May 10-16, according to Luminate. "Back Then Right Now" was written by Hubbard alongside Jessie Jo Dillon, David Garcia and Geoff Warburton. The track… ... Continue Reading
Post Malone & Morgan Wallen's 'I Had Some Help' Debuts Atop Billboard Hot 100

Post Malone & Morgan Wallen's 'I Had Some Help' Debuts Atop Billboard Hot 100

Post Malone's "I Had Some Help," featuring Morgan Wallen, has debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Malone earned his sixth No. 1 and Wallen scored his second. The song bowed with 76.4 million official U.S. streams, according to Luminate. According to Billboard, this is the most streams for a song in… ... Continue Reading
Taylor Swift's 'The Tortured Poets Department' Earns Fourth Straight Week Atop Billboard 200

Taylor Swift's 'The Tortured Poets Department' Earns Fourth Straight Week Atop Billboard 200

Taylor Swift's new album, The Tortured Poets Department, has earned a fourth straight week atop the Billboard 200. The surprise double album earned 260,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the May 10-16 tracking week, according to Laminate. Swift dropped her highly anticipated album via Republic Records on April 19, and within a few… ... Continue Reading
Zac Brown Granted Restraining Order Against Estranged Wife

Zac Brown Granted Restraining Order Against Estranged Wife

Country music star Zac Brown has reportedly been granted a restraining order against his estranged wife Kelly Yazdi. According to Fox News, Brown has been granted the temporary restraining order against Yazdi after he filed a lawsuit on Friday (May 17), seeking "an emergency temporary restraining order, injunctive relief, and damages arising out of several… ... Continue Reading
Taylor Swift's 'The Tortured Poets Department' Reclaims Top Spot On U.K. Albums Chart

Taylor Swift's 'The Tortured Poets Department' Reclaims Top Spot On U.K. Albums Chart

As she brings The Eras Tour to Europe, Taylor Swift's The Tortured Poets Department has reclaimed the top spot on the U.K. Albums Chart. This is the third non-consecutive week at No. 1 for Swift's latest studio album. The Tortured Poets Department rose from second position to the top of the Official U.K. Albums Chart… ... Continue Reading
Hootie & The Blowfish Share Rendition Of Buffalo Springfield's 'For What It's Worth'

Hootie & The Blowfish Share Rendition Of Buffalo Springfield's 'For What It's Worth'

Hootie & the Blowfish set the stage for a return to the road this summer with the release of their rendition of "For What It's Worth," the timeless anthem originally written by Stephen Stills in 1966 and performed by Buffalo Springfield. The band's version of the iconic song, recorded in 2017 during their studio sessions… ... Continue Reading
Luke Combs Shares 'Ain't No Love In Oklahoma' From 'Twisters' Soundtrack

Luke Combs Shares 'Ain't No Love In Oklahoma' From 'Twisters' Soundtrack

Country superstar Luke Combs recently shared a new single, "Ain't No Love in Oklahoma," from the Twisters soundtrack. "I keep chasin' that same old devil down the same old dead-end highway / Ridin' that storm runnin' through my veins like a shot down tail-spun airplane / Scared of nothin' and I'm scared to death /… ... Continue Reading
Terri Clark, Craig Morgan, Old Dominion & More Join Lineup For CMA Fest 2024

Terri Clark, Craig Morgan, Old Dominion & More Join Lineup For CMA Fest 2024

The Country Music Association has revealed additional performances and appearances across multiple stages during the four-day CMA Fest, kicking off on June 6 in downtown Nashville. Terri Clark, Craig Morgan, Josh Turner and Gretchen Wilson will open the nightly concerts at Nissan Stadium with Old Dominion also added to the main stage. Fans will also… ... Continue Reading