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For the First Time: Kenny Chesney lands two songs in the top ten

Eight-time Entertainer of the Year Kenny Chesney has a achieved a new milestone this week.

It’s the first time he’s ever had two songs in the top ten simultaneously, thanks to “Get Along” and his duet with David Lee Murphy, “Everything’s Gonna Be Alright Continue reading

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Kane Brown’s “Heaven” is a Mexican restaurant on the outskirts of Nashville

Kane Brown enjoys the second number one hit of his career this week, as “Heaven” ascends to the top of the country chart. It’s a song that was inspired by Kane missing his fiancée, Katelyn Jae, while he was on tour Continue reading

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Brett Young, LOCASH and more accept Craig Campbell’s Cornhole Challenge during CMA Fest

Who is country music’s best cornhole competitor? We’ll find out June 5, as Brett YoungLOCASHRussell DickersonWalker HayesJerrod NiemannLindsay Ell, newcomer Tegan Marie and others show up to toss a few bean bags for Craig Campbell‘s 6th Annual Celebrity Cornhole Challenge Continue reading

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“I want you to be fearless dream warriors”: Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles delivers the commencement address at her alma mater, Agnes Scott College

This summer, Jennifer Nettles will be spending her weekends performing with bandmate Kristian Bush on Sugarland‘s Still the Same reunion tour Continue reading

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Nashville notes

Kelsea Ballerini will play the 43rd Annual Gracie Awards May 22 in Los Angeles. Legendary TV producer Norman Lear will also give actress Rita Morena the Lifetime Achievement Award at the ceremony at the Four Season Beverly Wilshire Continue reading

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Country star trivia

Fourteen years ago this month, this 2005 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year released her debut album, Here for the Party. Can you name this self-proclaimed “Redneck Woman?” ANSWER: Gretchen Wilson Continue reading

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Dierks Bentley set to scale “The Mountain” in special late-night, CMA Fest show at the Ryman

Dierks Bentley wil play his new album, The Mountain, in its entirety during a special late-night concert Thursday, June 7 at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium Continue reading

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Randy Travis surprises Carrie Underwood as she celebrates a decade on the Grand Ole Opry

It was a busy weekend for Carrie Underwood. Not only did she mentor the top five and perform her new hit, “Cry Pretty,” on American Idol Sunday, she also marked a career milestone Friday night: a decade of Opry membership Continue reading

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Jordan Davis debuts on the Grand Ole Opry before hitting the road with Jake Owen and Chris Janson

This Friday night, Jordan Davis sets out on his biggest tour so far: the Life’s Whatcha Make It trek with Jake Owen and Chris Janson Continue reading

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Maren Morris is “pulling out the stops” to perform “The Middle” on Sunday’s BBMAs

The last time Maren Morris was in Las Vegas performing on an awards show, she delivered her country single, “Rich,” on the ACMs. This weekend, she returns to Sin City to perform her pop smash, “The Middle,” with DJ/producer Zedd and electronic duo Grey at the Billboard Music Awards Continue reading

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