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Kane Brown, Garth Brooks and OD’s Matthew Ramsey hit NYC for charity gala

Kane Brown, Garth Brooks and Old Dominion‘s Matthew Ramsey all made appearances Tuesday night at the T.J. Martell Foundation for Cancer Research 42nd New York Honors Gala, which honored outstanding leaders in the music business Continue reading

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Country star trivia

Twenty-five years ago this week, Country Music Hall-of-Famers Garth Brooks and Randy Traviswalked the red carpet for the Nashville premiere of this movie starring their fellow legend George Strait Continue reading

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Backstreet Boys, Phillip Phillips, Lionel Richie join Blake Shelton, Dolly Parton & Kelsea Ballerini on “CMT Artists of the Year”

What would American Idol winner Phillip Phillips sound like singing Sam Hunt’s “Body Like a Back Road”? We’re likely to find out Wednesday night, as the singer/songwriter pays tribute to the smash at the 2017 CMT Artists of the Year event Continue reading

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After a day of ribbing from Brad Paisley, Chris Young steps into the circle as the newest member of the Opry

Chris Young is officially the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry, after one of his heroes invited him to join back in August, and another inducted him on Tuesday night Continue reading

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Nashville notes

Ricky Skaggs will be this year’s special guest on the annual CSX Santa Train, as it travels from Shelby, Kentucky to Kingsport, Tennessee on November 18 to deliver food, toys and winter clothes to the people of Appalachia Continue reading

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Garth Brooks recommends you take “This Ride” with Jerrod Niemann

As Jerrod Niemann prepares to release his new single “I Got This,” from his latest album This Ride, he’s getting a pretty impressive shout-out from five-time CMA Entertainer of the Year Garth Brooks Continue reading

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“High School” bound: Kelsea Ballerini returns to her alma mater for free concert next week

“High School” is more than just a track on Kelsea Ballerini’s new Unapologetically album — it’s where she’s headed.

Fresh off playing shows in Amsterdam, Ireland, and the United Kingdom on Lady Antebellum’s You Look Good World Tour, the Tennessee native is traveling back to her alma mater to play a free concert Continue reading

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Country star trivia

John Michael Montgomery first took this song to #1 in 1995, before the R&B group All-4-One scored a top-five pop hit with a cover later in the year Continue reading

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CMT Artists of the Year special to drop awards, turn show into “a night of hope and healing”

CMT’s annual Artists of the Year special will dispense with the trophies this year, in favor of a show designed to unite the music community and the country following the Las Vegas shooting, the California wildfires, and the recent devastating hurricanes Continue reading

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Coming soon to your living room: Five decades of memorable moments from the CMA Awards

For the first time ever, you’ll soon be able to own the most memorable performances from five decades of the CMA Awards.

The Country Music Association is partnering with Time Life to offer a 10-DVD collection that includes 127 history-making appearances from country music’s most prestigious awards show Continue reading

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