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Brad Paisley surprises Chicago-area high school graduates with commencement performance

The class of 2017 at Barrington High School near Chicago will likely never forget their commencement on Friday: Brad Paisley surprised the graduating seniors with a performance.

Paisley was at the ceremony — which took place at Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois — after students entered a video contest the country crooner tweeted about last month, asking seniors what they will miss most about high school Continue reading

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Play That Funky Music: Brad Paisley kicks off CMA Music Festival with a disco tune

Next week may be the busiest one in country music all year, but Brad Paisley will be starting things off singing a decidedly different tune.

Sunday night, Brad headlines the first-ever Disco Party for the Alzheimer’s Association at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon Continue reading

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Brothers Osborne, Old Dominion and Dustin Lynch bound for the big stage at CMA Music Festival

Less than a week before the beginning of CMA Music Festival 2017, the star-studded lineup is still growing.

CMA Duo of the Year Brothers Osborne, as well as Old Dominion and Dustin Lynch, have all been added to the nightly concerts on the main stage at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium Continue reading

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Chris Stapleton reveals broken finger is the reason he’s missing three weeks of dates

We now know why Chris Stapleton was forced to postpone three weeks of his All-American Road Show tour and cancel his appearance on the main stage at CMA Music Festival Continue reading

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Jon Pardi gets “Lucky Tonight” on tour, with a little help from CMT

Jon Pardi is currently enticing crowds to show up early to see his opening set on the What the Hell Tour with Dierks Bentley and Cole Swindell Continue reading

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Country star trivia

The fact that the Nashville Predators are squaring off against the Pittsburgh Penguins for hockey’s Stanley Cup is creating quite a conflict for this Pennsylvania native who now lives in Music City Continue reading

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“This One’s for You”: Luke Combs’ no-boxes, best-twelve-I’ve-got approach to his debut album

Luke Combs is in a pretty enviable position these days: he’s going into the release of his first album, This One’s for You, with a two-week #1 under his belt Continue reading

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Nashville notes

Sara Evans’ new single is “Marquee Sign,” which features background vocals from her 14-year-old daughter Olivia.

You can check out Lauren Alaina’s AUDIENCE Network special Friday at 9 p Continue reading

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“These boys dope, man!”: Nelly breaks down why Florida Georgia Line is “Smooth”

Friday night in Austin, Texas, Florida Georgia Line’s Dig Your Roots Tour officially morphs into the Smooth trek. Joining the duo for their summer dates are Chris Lane, rapper Nelly and sometimes the Backstreet Boys Continue reading

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“Nashville” recap: “Back in the Saddle Again”

On the mid-season premiere of Nashville on CMT, devastated by scathing reviews for her gospel album, Juliette Barnes threw herself into helping Maddie Jaymes with her burgeoning career Continue reading

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