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Glen Campbell’s Daughter Ashley Calls Herself a Late Bloomer

According to his youngest daughter, Glen Campbell could play any instrument he picked up. The late country legend always seemed to have a guitar, mandolin, bass or banjo in his hand. But it’s his banjo picking I remember most. Embedded from www.youtube.com. So when I talked with Ashley Campbell about growing up under the influence... Read more » ... Continue Reading

With a Sparkling “Shovel,” Walker County Get All the Dirt on a Cheater

Watch "Shovel," the new music video by Walker County. ... Continue Reading

Caitlyn Smith, Old Dominion Deliver a New Duet, “I Can’t”

Hear "I Can't," a new duet from Caitlyn Smith and Old Dominion. ... Continue Reading

Michael Ray: The Whiskey & Rain & Tim McGraw Conversation

On Friday (Sept. 25), you’ll be able to hear a new Michael Ray song “Whiskey & Rain.” You’ll also be able to hear a new Michael Ray, period. While his first two hit albums Michael Ray in 2015 and Amos in 2018 brought him gold-certified songs and three No. 1 singles, Ray was really just... Read more » ... Continue Reading

Miranda Lambert Shares All the Things That Went into Wildcard

Remember Miranda Lambert’s first album? So does she. Embedded from www.youtube.com. In a brand new 13-minute video about the making of her latest album Wildcard, she opens with thoughts on how much it felt like the making of her 2005 Kerosene album. Lambert’s collaborators are by her side in the video as well, singing her... Read more » ... Continue Reading

Wyatt Durrette and Mel Washington Lead With Respect in “Love Wins”

Songwriters and friends Wyatt Durrette and Mel Washington talked about the uncomfortable issue of racism for two hours before writing “Love Wins,” a topical song that doesn’t offer a partisan stance or angry confrontations. Instead it’s built around mutual respect, common ground, and of course, love. Washington believes that because the song stemmed from a... Read more » ... Continue Reading

Carrie Underwood on Asking the Accounting Firm, “Are You Sure? Are You Sure?”

Why was Carrie Underwood in such a state of disbelief about her ACM Award win for entertainer of the year? Because for the first time in the Academy of Country Music’s history, there was a tie. Underwood and Thomas Rhett tied for the grand prize of the night on Sept. 16. “All the people around... Read more » ... Continue Reading

Miranda Lambert Shares All the Things That Went in Wildcard

Remember Miranda Lambert’s first album? So does she. Embedded from www.youtube.com. In a brand new 13-minute video about the making of her latest album Wildcard, she opens with thoughts on how much it felt like the making of her 2005 Kerosene album. Lambert’s collaborators are by her side in the video as well, singing her... Read more » ... Continue Reading

LJ Finds Her Own “Island of Heaven” Near the Ocean

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Watch Blanco Brown Get the CMT Music Awards News While Recuperating at Home

View this post on Instagram I’m nominated for “Video Of The Year” & “Breakthrough Video Of The Year”! I’m sooo happy about this,thank you @jon_loba for sharing this great news,I needed it!!!! Love y’all #cmtawards ❤️ #vote 4 both A post shared by Blanco Brown (@blancobrown) on Sep 23, 2020 at 10:43am PDT When Blanco... Read more » ... Continue Reading

2020 CMT Music Awards: Nominees Revealed

Find out who's nominated for the 2020 CMT Music Awards. ... Continue Reading

Lakeview Lift Up Local Businesses in “She Drove Me to the Bar”

Jesse Denaro and Luke Healy of the duo Lakeview have roots in Pittsburgh, yet they consider Nashville as a new hometown, too. While it’s definitely evolved into a party destination lately, Nashville is facing the harsh reality of music venues and bars simply going away in the wake of COVID-19. In this thoughtful video, the... Read more » ... Continue Reading

Dividing Their Career by Decades, Rascal Flatts Plan The Greatest Hits

Rascal Flatts will release Twenty Years of Rascal Flatts The Greatest Hits on October, with 20 songs. ... Continue Reading

Thanks for This Garth Brooks Cover, Carly Pearce

This song came on when I was driving late last night & it punched me straight in the gut, just like country songs do. Some songs just stand the test of time…. #thedance #garthbrooks pic.twitter.com/eABrXB21Ow — Carly Pearce (@carlypearce) September 22, 2020 We had no idea how much we needed to hear this until we... Read more » ... Continue Reading

This Is What Happens When Reba and Dolly Get Real

This is a must for any and all Reba McEntire fans. She has just unveiled her new Spotify podcast, Living & Learning. And who better to join her on one of her very first episodes than fellow country icon Dolly Parton? Together with co-host Melissa Peterman, McEntire and Parton share all kinds of sage advice... Read more » ... Continue Reading

Jamie O’Neal Offers the Intensity of Instant Love in “Wreck Me” Video

Watch "Wreck Me," the new video from Jamie O'Neal. ... Continue Reading

Q&A: How Scotty McCreery’s Voice Changed When He Picked Up His Pen

Almost ten years ago, when Scotty McCreery was named the champ of American Idol in 2011, he quickly released his debut album Clear As Day that same year. So quickly, in fact, that he didn’t have time to be a part of the songwriting process. Then came his See You Tonight in 2013. He co-wrote... Read more » ... Continue Reading

WATCH: Chris Stapleton’s Brand New “Starting Over” Video

Embedded from www.youtube.com. We may not be able to get our hands on Chris Stapleton’s Starting Over album until November 13, but at least we now have this. On Monday (Sept. 21), Stapleton released a music video for the 14-track album’s title track “Starting Over.” Because of the new normal we’re in right now, the... Read more » ... Continue Reading

ICYMI: Tyler Hubbard’s Daughter Olivia Makes an ER Visit

View this post on Instagram Not exactly what we expected on hayley’s due date, but that’s life. We getting good at hitting these curve balls 2020 keeps throwing at us. Shout out to @vumcchildren for taking such good care of our angel. A post shared by Tyler Hubbard (@tylerhubbard) on Sep 16, 2020 at 7:36am... Read more » ... Continue Reading

CMT Next Up Now: Bree Doster Looks Back in “As Good as I Remember It”

Watch the video of "As Good as I Remember It" by country artist Bree Dosten. ... Continue Reading