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Keith Urban returns to #1 with Ripcord, just as his album goes Platinum

Nearly a year after its release, Keith Urban’s Ripcord is still going strong.

For the past two weeks, it’s been #1 on the Billboard country albums chart, and now it’s also been certified Platinum by the RIAA Continue reading

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Late Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme was a music documentary visionary

Not only did the late Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme helm such acclaimed dramas as Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, he was also a concert film visionary Continue reading

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Florida Georgia Line delivers an encore surprise with The Chainsmokers

Pop duo The Chainsmokers teased they had a big surprise for fans on social media ahead of their Wednesday night show in Cincinnati, Ohio — and boy, did they deliver Continue reading

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Country star trivia

Five years ago this week, Brad Paisley performed the national anthem for the fictional Denver Nuggets basketball team on this Comedy Central show. Can you name it? ANSWER: South Park Continue reading

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Jason Aldean plans a tour high point with “They Don’t Know”

Tonight in Toledo, Ohio, two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean kicks off his They Don’t Know Tour at Huntington Center.

While he’s been rehearsing, Jason’s been vocal about how excited he is to perform the tour’s namesake tune, promising the song that also happens to be his new single definitely will be a high point in his set Continue reading

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This Is Your Life: Little Big Town gets a surprise, as CMA honors music teachers

Without the investment of their music teachers, country music likely wouldn’t have superstars like Little Big Town and Kelsea Ballerini. That was the overwhelming sentiment Wednesday night, as the CMA Foundation hosted its second annual CMA Music Teachers of Excellence dinner at the Stadium Club at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium Continue reading

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“Love and War” and all the emotions in between: Brad Paisley previews country’s first visual album at the Hall of Fame

With his baseball cap on backwards, Brad Paisley took to stage of the CMA Theater in the Country Music Hall of Fame to preview the visual version of his new Love and War album Wednesday evening Continue reading

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Nashville notes

On the heels of her #1 album, WildHorse, and her top-30 single, “Love Triangle,” Raelynn guests on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Thursday Continue reading

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Chris Young teases his video vision for Jason Aldean’s They Don’t Know Tour

Thursday night, Chris Young kicks off his summer-long trek with ACM Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean, as the They Don’t Know Tour makes its first stop at Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio Continue reading

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“In Case You Didn’t Know,” Brett Young’s the only country artist with a gold single in 2017

Brett Young may be a relative newcomer on the country scene, but he’s making some impressive strides.

The California native is the first country artist to have a single go Gold in 2017 Continue reading

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