CMA Festival Recap: 2016 CMA Music Festival Celebrates 45th Year with Record Attendance

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NASHVILLE – The 2016 CMA Music Festival sold out months in advance prompting large, enthusiastic crowds at the Festival’s numerous stages and event areas with a record-setting daily attendance of 88,500 fans. “The advance sell out speaks to the strength of the event, but great weather, the addition of two new, free stages at Ascend Amphitheater, and record crowds at Fan … Read More

Alan Jackson’s Genuine: The Alan Jackson Story, A Definitive Three CD Career-Defining Collection

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Previously Released Exclusively Through Walmart, Available Worldwide Friday, August 5 NEW YORK, June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Genuine: The Alan Jackson Story, a definitive three CD career-defining anthology of music including classic tracks, hits, and rarities including eight previously unreleased recordings from country superstar Alan Jackson will be released worldwide digitally and on CD beginning August 5. Released by Legacy Recordings, … Read More

Go Girl Designs Partners with Country Music Artist Jana Kramer

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Fashion accessories company launches new brand with celebrity endorsement KNOXVILLE, Tenn., June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Go Girl Designs, an emerging fashion accessories company, today announced a partnership with country singer and actress Jana Kramer, who will serve as the celebrity spokesperson for its Busy Girl Bangle brand. In 2016, Kramer received nominations for Female Vocalist of the Year from … Read More

Justin Moore Announces “Kinda Don’t Care” – Out August 12

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 16, 2016) – Matching his no-nonsense attitude, Multi-platinum-selling Country star Justin Moore will release his fourth studio album August 12 on The Valory Music Co. The aptly-titled project, KINDA DON’T CARE, will give longtime fans a full dose of what they’ve come to love about the chart-topping singer/songwriter…a slow Southern drawl and candid charm. Pre-order for the standard and deluxe versions is … Read More

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Meat Loaf Statement Meat Loaf collapsed Thursday night due to severe dehydration near the end of his concert at the Northern Jubilee Auditorium in Edmonton, Alberta Canada. He was admitted to a nearby hospital to undergo routine tests. His vital signs are stable and normal — he’s responsive and recovering well. He extends his heartfelt thanks for everyone’s support and … Read More

Legendary Country Estate Conceived, Designed and Built by and for Country Music Hall of Famer and Multiple Grammy Winner Kenny Rogers to be Auctioned July 9th

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ATLANTA, May 26, 2016 – Located 15 minutes outside of Athens, Georgia, home to the University of Georgia, is one of the finest country estates known as Beaver Dam Farms. The massive 973+/-acre property, with its three private spring fed lakes, 12,000-square-foot mansion, five guest houses and clubhouse, lake clubhouse, 2+/-acres under roof equestrian/multipurpose arena with 44 stalls, two swimming … Read More

RHONDA VINCENT ANNOUNCES NEW BLUEGRASS SINGLE, “MAMA TRIED”

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NASHVILLE, TN – May 24, 2016 –  “The New Queen of Bluegrass” Rhonda Vincent is pleased to announce her new single, “Mama Tried,” released in tribute to the late great Merle Haggard. Rhonda presents the song with invigorating bluegrass instrumentation, and a sassy vocal, with a familiarity that has everyone singing along. The track is released via Upper Management Music … Read More

DIERKS BENTLEY REVEALS A NEW LAYER OF RELATIONSHIP ALBUM BLACK WITH THE RELEASE OF “DIFFERENT FOR GIRLS” FEATURING ELLE KING

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Tune-In To See Bentley Perform On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Tonight (5/26) and on the Plaza for TODAY’s Summer Concert Series Tomorrow Morning (5/27) NASHVILLE, TN – May 26, 2016 – Already being hailed as “the best track” by PEOPLE Magazine, multi-PLATINUM singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley continues the narrative of his new album BLACK with the release of the … Read More

BRAD PAISLEY AND CARRIE UNDERWOOD HOST “THE 50th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” LIVE FROM NASHVILLE ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2

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NASHVILLE – Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will be returning to host Country Music’s Biggest Night™ in 2016. “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” airs live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. The return of the popular pair was announced during Paisley’s appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and via … Read More

CMT Is Bringing The Heat This Summer With Two All-New Episodes Of “CMT CROSSROADS” Featuring Nick Jonas And Thomas Rhett & Rob Thomas And Charles Kelley

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Special Guests The Voice’s Danielle Bradbery and John Oates Join NASHVILLE – May 24, 2016 – It’s all about the boys of summer on “CMT Crossroads” as two all new episodes featuring superstars of country and pop are set to premiere on back-to-back Fridays this summer.  “CMT Crossroads: Nick Jonas and Thomas Rhett” will premiere Friday, June 24 at 10pm … Read More

Dixie Chicks’ Martie Maguire Picks Wood Violins for Upcoming Tour

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PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., May 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Revolutionary electric stringed instrument manufacturer Wood Violins announced today that its new Nashville and Concert Series electric violins will be played onstage by Martie Maguire of the Dixie Chicks during the group’s upcoming DCX MMXVI Tour. “I love the tone of old, non-amplified, real acoustic fiddles, and Wood Violins are the closest thing … Read More

Lynyrd Skynyrd Set To Kick-Off CLeveland ROCKS 2016

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CLEVELAND, Ohio – On July 17, the evening prior to the official kick-off of the Republican National Convention, Cleveland – The Rock and Roll Capital of the World – will see a party unlike any they have ever seen as Rock and Roll Hall of Fame icons Lynyrd Skynyrd will provide entertainment for the “Welcome To Ohio Late Night” party … Read More