Reba McEntire will be taking over where Jennifer Nettles left off making her debut as host for the eighth annual CMA Country Christmas event! The show will be taped at the Grand Ole Opry on Tuesday November 14th and air Monday November 27th on ABC. ... read more!
Who is ready for Christmas music? Fa la la la la…la la la! Well country music and Christmas music fans rejoice….Alabama is releasing their first new Christmas album in over twenty years on October 6th! “American Christmas” is a collection of holiday favorites including “Away In A Manger,” “Go Tell It On The Mountain,” “Silent Night” and “Jingle Bells,” as well as four new songs contributed by the band. ... read more!
It is no secret that CMT’s series CMT Crossroads draws a big audience, but the show saw its highest ratings in more than five years when the Backstreet Boys teamed up with country duo Florida Georgia Line. The episode aired August 30th and became the highest-rated Crossroads since Steven Tyler and Carrie Underwood in 2012! ... read more!
Thomas Rhett‘s latest album, “Life Changes,” is pretty popular amount fans and critics alike and now has become the first country album to top Nielsen Soundscan’s all-genre Top 200 albums rankings for 2017! It also debuted at number one on Nielsen’s country albums rankings, making it Thomas Rhett’s first album to do so. ... read more!
I have always been amazed by songwriters. The ability to inspire, move or entertain you in a three minute story is an incredible feat. John D. Loudermilk was certainly one of the best at the craft. Whether it was rock, pop, country or somewhere in between, he wrote songs that touched the lives of so many and will continue to do so for years to come. He had his songs recorded by legendary artists such as George Jones, Anne Murray, Conway Twitty, Willie Nelson, Norah Jones, Jay Z, and Roy Orbison, just to name a few. ... read more!
Blake Shelton is back with new music and a new video for “I’ll Name The Dogs.” We think this is a pretty good one from Blake. Watch the video below and let us know what you think! ... read more!