The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum hosted its ninth All for the Hall benefit concert on the road on September 27 at The Novo by Microsoft® theater. An all-star lineup, extending across genres and generations, including Vince Gill, Kacey Musgraves, Chris Stapleton, James Taylor and Joe Walsh, drew repeated standing ovations from a standing-room-only crowd. ... read more!
In an intimate, guitar-pull format, Grammy winner Chris Stapleton and legendary musician James Taylor will join Country Music Hall of Fame member Vince Gill to perform at All for the Hall Los Angeles, a fundraiser for the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum, Tuesday, Sept. 27th, at The Novo by Microsoft. The event unites country music’s most accomplished artists and its most generous supporters. ... read more!
The excitement is already building for the upcoming “CMT Music Awards” being held on June 8th at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville in conjunction with the annual “CMA Fest.” Performers were announced with the familiar line up of names. Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton and Keith Urban were part of that recent announcement. The show will air live at 8p (ET). ... read more!
That’s right…another country award show is just around the corner and this week the nominees were announced for the 2016 CMT Music Video Awards. With three nominations each, Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton and Cam lead the pack in nominations. The announcements were made Monday morning (May 9th) beginning with Thomas Rhett’s appearance on NBC’s Today. ... read more!
The 2016 American Country Countdown Awards celebrated on May 1 at The Forum in Los Angeles started out immediately catching your attention. Jennifer Nettles, Cam and Martina McBride kicked the show off with a resounding shout-out to women with Martina’s 2003 hit, “This One’s for the Girls.” The rockin mood was set from that point on and the fans were ready. ... read more!
Chris Stapleton skyrocketed to fame after his huge CMA night in 2015. His smash performance with Justin Timberlake coupled with his surprise wins pushed Stapleton to the forefront of everyone’s minds. Stapleton’s debut solo album, Traveller, was one of 2015’s most lauded albums, and continues to hold a place on the charts and be talked about. As far as the majority of mainstream music fans are concerned, Stapleton was an overnight star that just came out of nowhere, but to those of us who are attuned to the whole genre, shadows and all, we knew different. Stapleton has been in the music business for over a decade, both as a songwriter and an artist. ... read more!