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Miranda Lambert on Finding Inspiration in West Texas

Miranda Lambert on Finding Inspiration in West Texas

Back in April, when Miranda Lambert, Jack Ingram and Jon Randall won the ACM Award for song of the year for her “Tin Man,” they took the stage to thank the academy and the fans. “Thank you guys so much for sharing my broken heart with me,” Lambert said at the time. But now, she’s...… ... Continue Reading
Dustin Lynch Commands Country Airplay Chart With “Good Girl”

Dustin Lynch Commands Country Airplay Chart With “Good Girl”

Capping a 37-week climb, Dustin Lynch’s “Good Girl” now stands firmly atop Billboard’s country airplay chart. It is Lynch’s sixth No. 1 single, his first having been “Where It’s At” in 2014. ... Continue Reading
Jason Isbell Shares His Sobering Truths

Jason Isbell Shares His Sobering Truths

Country music isn’t nearly as boozy as it once was. More and more artists are getting sober, keeping their tours dry, and trying to stay on a healthy path. Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Trace Adkins, Jo Dee Messina, Brantley Gilbert, Travis Meadows, Rustin Kelly and more have been open about their struggles with addiction over...… ... Continue Reading
Meet CMT Artist Discovery’s Faren Rachels, Gone West, Jaden Michaels and Rayne Johnson

Meet CMT Artist Discovery’s Faren Rachels, Gone West, Jaden Michaels and Rayne Johnson

Don’t be surprised if you end up with a solid pop-country listening habit after hearing the artists in the latest round of CMT’s Artist Discovery program. You’ve been warned. ... Continue Reading
The 10-Year Challenge Goes Country

The 10-Year Challenge Goes Country

A collection of 10-year challenge posts from the country music world. ... Continue Reading
Willie Nelson and George Strait Collaborate Live in Nashville

Willie Nelson and George Strait Collaborate Live in Nashville

“Willie Nelson has written classic songs that will always endure,” Lyle Lovett said of Willie Nelson on Saturday (Jan. 12) in Nashville. “I think even more than this music, Willie is known for his humanity. ... Continue Reading
Music City Recap: Season 2, Episodes 3 and 4

Music City Recap: Season 2, Episodes 3 and 4

A GIF recap of what you missed on season two, episodes three and four of CMT's Music City. ... Continue Reading
Jason Aldean Gears Up to Ride All Night

Jason Aldean Gears Up to Ride All Night

Jason Aldean announces thirty-city tour kicking off in May of 2019, with special guests Kane Brown, Carly Pearce, and Dee Jay Silver. ... Continue Reading
Trisha Yearwood Gets Frank About Garth Brooks Duet

Trisha Yearwood Gets Frank About Garth Brooks Duet

It’s track No. 11 that you won’t recognize. Because on her brand new album of all her favorite Frank Sinatra tunes, Trisha Yearwood said that one original song made its way on to her Let’s Be Frank album. And she explained just how it happened. “I went through and kind of highlighted classic Frank songs...… ... Continue Reading
Loretta Lynn’s Birthday Tribute Books Garth Brooks, George Strait and More

Loretta Lynn’s Birthday Tribute Books Garth Brooks, George Strait and More

Garth Brooks, Kacey Musgraves, George Strait and Keith Urban are among the artists who will perform an all-star tribute concert to celebrate Loretta Lynn’s birthday this spring. ... Continue Reading