The title of International Ambassador for Country Music sounds like a name for royalty. British Country Music Award International Act of the Year Chris Young wears the crown well. Returning to Europe for his headlining nine sold-out shows through September 24th earns him that honor. Earlier this year Chris played to audiences in Australia, South Korea and Japan. ... read more!
Fans may have finally caught their breath after the 2015 Kenny Chesney “Big Revival Tour.” But wait, Kenny announced he is ready to do it all over again. Blue Chair/Columbia Nashville artist has plans to hit the road again in 2016 with a combination that worked for him this year, bringing along Miranda Lambert, Old Dominion and adding Sam Hunt. ... read more!
Matt Boswell and the Hillbilly Blues Band. Let me explain this first sentence. There are many avenues to finding up and coming talent that gets lost in the mix of big labels, the Top 40 charts and more. I find that often times a friend can lead you in just the right direction. Thanks to my friend KT, I found such an artist. Welcome Matt Boswell & The HBB as our Wednesday’s Watch Feature. ... read more!
Earlier this year Country Music Hall of Fame member Kenny Rogers announced his upcoming release of “Once Again It’s Christmas.” The album is the first Christmas album from Kenny in 17 years. In recently announced updated news the album will be released on September 25th on the Warner Bros./Warner Music Nashville label. ... read more!
Country music legend, T.G. Sheppard remains in the mix of keeping his songs as well as others alive. He will bring his star-power with a new upcoming album, “Legendary Friends & Country Duets.” Over the years, the smooth singer/songwriter has made a lot of impressive friends, which inspired the vision for the upcoming album which is set for release on Oct. 30 via Cleopatra Records. On the upcoming project, TG collaborates with some of the most influential artists of all-time and those that he can actually call his personal friends such as George Jones, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and many more. ... read more!
2015 has been a big year for Old Dominion, a band that has been together over eight years. It all kicked off with Old Dominion being included in multiple 2015 watch lists including Billboard, Huffington Post, Rolling Stone Country, Nashville Lifestyles and Spotify, where the band’s self-titled EP has garnered 22.2 MILLION streams. The excitement keeps on coming for the guys. The RCA Nashville’s group will release their debut album,” Meat and Candy,” on November 6. ... read more!