The song that started it all comes full circle in 2018 with the Toby Keith Should’ve Been A Cowboy Tour XXV presented by Ford F-Series. Released to radio 25 years ago this month and went on to be the most played country song of that decade, “Should’ve Been A Cowboy” kicked off a multi-platinum career that – appropriately since it was written solely by Toby – eventually led to his induction in the Songwriters Hall of Fame (2015). ... read more!
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There is no one better to bring this big moment to life. Multimedia superstar and 14-time ACM Award® winner Reba McEntire will appear LIVE on “CBS This Morning” to announce the nominees for the 53rd ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in the 8:00 AM ET/PT hour. ... read more!
Not all music starts out in Nashville, but much of it makes a mark there. Mags, an Irish pop-rock/country crossover vocalist, dancer and multi-instrumentalist has landed a three-month residency at 12 & Porter which began on Wednesday Feb. 21 with two shows in front of industry VIP’s, media and fans from across the country. The accomplished singer-songwriter, and her talent to perform at high speed, traditional Irish tap dancing while playing a fiddle has earned her many accolades. ... read more!
To say it’s about time is an understatement. Country icon Dwight Yoakam will launch a SIRIUSXM channel called “DWIGHT YOAKAM AND THE BAKERSFIELD BEAT” this Spring. Curated by Dwight, the channel will feature music from his career, as well as from his musical friends, including Buck Owens, Wynn Stewart, Tommy Collins, The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Eagles, The Blasters, Lucinda Williams and more. Additionally, the channel aired a preview on SIRIUSXM’s “PRIME COUNTRY” channel starting Friday February 23rd and will end on Monday the 26th. ... read more!
We are so proud for our friends Ashley Paige and Brad Abrell for this great news. Withers Broadcasting Company, Country KBXB (B97.9)/Sikeston-Cape Girardeau, MO has added Envision Networks nationally syndicated morning program, “THE ASHLEY & BRAD SHOW,” to its programming lineup. ... read more!
When Country music legend Tracy Lawrence was planning his critically-acclaimed album ‘Good Ole Days,’ which pairs some of his most iconic hits with some of today’s biggest new stars, he knew that he also had to capture his vision in a collection of memories in the form of a book, of the same title. ... read more!