Country music comes together to support Kane Brown at CMT’s Artists of the Year

CMT designed its Artists of the Year special to celebrate the biggest stars of the past twelve months. But for its tenth anniversary, it far exceeded anyone’s expectations. It reminded everyone — whether you were in the ballroom at Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville or watching at home — what country music does best: come together as a family, and help each other in desperate times. Even though he was a 2019 honoree, Kane Brown was expected […]

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Mike Fisher raves over wife Carrie Underwood’s “hard work” and “talent”: “She has loads of both”

Mike Fisher has nothing but admiration for wife Carrie Underwood. The former NHL player shared a thoughtful Instagram post with his half a million followers, offering them insight into how hard she works every day. “If I had a dollar every time someone on tour said ‘I don’t know how she does it’ I’d be rich :)” Mike begins, alongside a video of the superstar singer on stage, belting out the final notes of “Cry Pretty.” He reveals that in […]

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Maren Morris heads to Sesame Street for show’s 50th anniversary

A country superstar will be making her way down one of American’s most revered streets. Maren Morris is one of many special celebrity guests set to participate in Sesame Street‘s upcoming 50th anniversary season.  Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl, pop singer-songwriter Charlie Puth, and Chrissy Teigen will also appear on the show. The theme for the milestone year is “Oops and Aha!: Embracing the Power of Possibilities,” centered around positive thinking, embracing mistakes and perseverance. “The Middle” hit maker and several others will also partake in […]

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“10,000 Hours” to be “Speechless”: Dan + Shay enlist Justin Bieber to create another smash about their wives

Dan + Shay teamed up with Justin Bieber for the collaboration “10,000 Hours,” which has just topped the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and hit number four on the Billboard Hot 100. And according to Shay Mooney, the three men have three special women to thank for the song. “‘10,000 Hours’ is about spending a lifetime learning and loving your significant other,” says Shay. “This song means a lot to us because we are married to two wonderful ladies, Hannah and Abby.  And it was cool […]

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“It’s hats off to the fans” for making “I Wish Grandpas Never Died” Riley Green’s new single

Riley Green never intended for “I Wish Grandpas Never Died” to be on his debut album, Different Round Here. And were it not for his fans, it certainly wouldn’t be his new single. “The last song I wrote for this album was ‘I Wish Grandpas Never Died,'” he explains. “And we actually had the album done. I had no plans of putting it on this record.” “I wrote the song and I played it at a show,” Riley recalls. […]

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Nashville Notes for 10/16

Lady Antebellum‘s Charles Kelley, Vince Gill, LOCASH, Jimmie Allen, Mitchell Tenpenny, Tracy Lawrence, Joe Diffie, and more all participated in Rascal Flatts‘ fourth annual Celebrity Golf Classic on Monday to raise money for Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Trace Adkins will reprise his The Gift of Christmas show this holiday season, first at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon November 16-24, before moving to the Tennessee Ballroom at Gaylord Opryland Resort from November 27-December 25. You can find out more via ChristmasAtGaylordOpryland.com. Watch for newcomer Blanco Brown — famous for […]

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“Burning House” hitmaker Cam’s expecting a baby

Cam will soon be a mommy. The “Burning House” hitmaker made the surprise announcement Tuesday on her socials, in a video with husband Adam Weaver. “We’ve been keeping a secret to ourselves for the last seven months, but I feel like it’s time to let you guys in on it!” a beaming Cam announced, as the camera tilted down to reveal her baby bump. “S u R p R i S E !!” Cam captioned the post. “Little […]

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Kane Brown postpones LA show after drummer’s death

Kane Brown is postponing his Friday concert in Los Angeles after the unexpected death of his longtime drummer over the weekend. “I want to thank everyone for your outpouring of support and understanding and working with us as we reschedule the STAPLES Center 20th Anniversary show that was scheduled for October 18, 2019,” Kane posted on his socials. “The new show date will be January 9, 2020. Thank you for your thoughts and prayers.” Twenty-seven-year-old Kenny Dixon was killed […]

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Wanna be the talk of a “Nothing to Do Town?” Dylan Scott says all you need to do is shoot a music video

These days, Dylan Scott is a pretty big deal in his hometown of Bastrop, Louisiana, having shot the video for his latest hit, “Nothing to Do Town,” there. “Well I feel like it at the moment,” he laughs. “You know, I wasn’t growing up. I was just a regular guy doing my thing.” “We went back home to my hometown and didn’t tell anybody we were coming,” Dylan explains. “So when you watch that video and you see the […]

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Dolly’s sold-out 50th Opry anniversary stand will be a Thanksgiving-week special on NBC

On Saturday night, Dolly Parton will celebrate half a century on the Grand Ole Opry with a sold-out two-show engagement at the iconic Nashville venue. If you’re not one of the lucky ones with a ticket, however, you can still see it anyway, since NBC’s turning it into a TV special. The two-hour Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Grand Ole Opry is set to air Tuesday, November 26, boasting a superstar lineup. Not only will Dolly sing her […]

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