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In the Studio with Keith Urban: The Heart of the “Same Heart”

In the Studio with Keith Urban: The Heart of the “Same Heart”

An analysis of Keith Urban's behind-the-scenes video of the making of his song "Same Heart." ... Continue Reading
Five at Five: Lollapalooza Books Kacey Musgraves + Dierks Bentley to Play NFL Draft

Five at Five: Lollapalooza Books Kacey Musgraves + Dierks Bentley to Play NFL Draft

Kacey Musgraves Heading to Lollapalooza; NFL Draft Adds Free Performances by Dierks Bentley, Charles Esten and More; Billy Ray Cyrus Announces Concept Album; “Long Black Veil” Added to the Library of Congress; See Live Zac Brown Band Poolside in Vegas ... Continue Reading
Carly Pearce Talks Writing Her Next Chapter

Carly Pearce Talks Writing Her Next Chapter

March marks Carly Pearce’s second anniversary with her record label, Big Machine, and it’s pretty incredible to look back on all she has accomplished in that time. ... Continue Reading
Blake Shelton’s Fiddler Jenee Fleenor Talks Historic ACM Nomination

Blake Shelton’s Fiddler Jenee Fleenor Talks Historic ACM Nomination

ACM nominated fiddler Jenee Fleenor talks to CMT.com about breaking into the boys' club as the only nominated female in this year's Studio Recording Awards, and the first female nominee in the Specialty Instrument(s) category. ... Continue Reading
Karen Fairchild Masters the 6th Love Language

Karen Fairchild Masters the 6th Love Language

Details on the house party Karen Fairchild and Jimi Westbrook threw in Nashville to welcome the man who speaks their love language: Christian Louboutin. ... Continue Reading
Kane Brown Puts The Spotlight on the Next Generation

Kane Brown Puts The Spotlight on the Next Generation

A heartwarming story from Kane Brown, who gave up his pre-show VIP meet-and-greets to give back to the kids of the Boys and Girls Club. ... Continue Reading
Woodstock 50: Brandi Carlile, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price to Perform

Woodstock 50: Brandi Carlile, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price to Perform

America’s most iconic music festival Woodstock is back and will commemorate 50 years of peace, love and music with more than 80 acts performing the Aug. 16-18 event in Watkins Glen, N.Y. ... Continue Reading
Trisha Yearwood: “I Didn’t Have to Change”

Trisha Yearwood: “I Didn’t Have to Change”

Another excerpt from CMT.com's exclusive chat with Trisha Yearwood, where she talks working with the legendary Don Was on her latest album Let's Be Frank, a stunning tribute to the iconic catalog of Frank Sinatra. ... Continue Reading
Five at Five: George Strait’s Stadium Gig with Blake Shelton, Cody Johnson and Caitlyn Smith

Five at Five: George Strait’s Stadium Gig with Blake Shelton, Cody Johnson and Caitlyn Smith

George Strait to Headline the Home of the New England Patriots; Jason Isbell Launches ShoalsFest; Jerry Lee Lewis Concerts Canceled; Kane Brown’s Legal Filing Against Former Producer; Dolly Parton Donates $200,000 to Volunteer Fire Departments in East Tennessee ... Continue Reading
Keith Urban and Post Malone Connect Over Elvis

Keith Urban and Post Malone Connect Over Elvis

“I love him because he’s such a unique fusion,” Urban said of the rapper-singer in a new Hot 20 Countdown interview. “He’s got a lot of country in him. He knows so much about country music, hip hop, rap, soul, blues, just everything. It’s incredible.” ... Continue Reading