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Thomas Rhett Readies “Star of the Show” as Part of “Tangled Up Deluxe”

Thomas Rhett’s latest single is “Star of the Show,” one of five new tracks from the forthcoming deluxe edition of his sophomore album.

“’Star of the Show’ is one of those songs that I have lived with for a while and [it] kept coming up as a song we needed to record and get to the fans,” he says Continue reading

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Why Diamonds Are Garth Brooks’ Best Friend

Move over JohnPaulGeorge and Ringo— Garth Brooks is pulling up beside you in the passing lane!

The Recording Industry Association of America bestows diamond certification on an album when it’s sold more than ten million copies Continue reading

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Florida Georgia Line Cruises by “Dancing with the Stars”

Fresh off their gig this weekend co-hosting CMT’s Hot 20 Countdown from their Dig Your Roots show in Des Moines, Iowa, Florida Georgia Line is headed back to your TV Continue reading

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Country Star Trivia

Country Music Hall of Famer Jean Shepard achieved her only number-one hit with this 1953 recording with Ferlin Husky. Can you name their war-themed duet? ANSWER:  “A Dear John Letter Continue reading

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Jason Aldean Surprises Single Mom with a New Car

Jason Aldean promised to deliver some unforgettable surprises for his fans around the release of his chart-topping new album, They Don’t Know, and the ACM Entertainer of the Year is certainly living up to his word Continue reading

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Nashville Notes

Darius Rucker shot the music video for his new single, “If I Told You,” atop the Capitol building in Los Angeles last week.

George Strait presented singer/songwriter Jim Lauderdale with the Lifetime Achievement Award at last week’s Americana Awards at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium Continue reading

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Heartbreak, Christmas and a TV Movie: Jennifer Nettles’ Busy Fall

Jennifer Nettles is gearing up for a busy fall. Not only is she putting out “Hey Heartbreak,” the second single from her sophomore solo effort, Playing with Fire, she’s also releasing her new holiday collection, To Celebrate Christmas Continue reading

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Record-Setting Opry Member and Country Music Hall of Famer Jean Shepard Passes Away at 82

Country Music Hall of Famer Jean Shepard passed away Sunday morning in Nashville at the age of 82, after being placed in hospice care late last week.

The outspoken proponent of traditional country music celebrated 60 years as a member of the Grand Ole Opry last November, as she stepped onto the legendary stage for the final time Continue reading

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Cam Ties the Knot at Joshua Tree

Cam is officially off the market. The “Burning House” hitmaker wed commercial real estate agent Adam Weaver Saturday evening in the desert town of Joshua Tree, California, according to Continue reading

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Carrie Underwood Wows Music City Crowd During Hometown Storyteller Stop

Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena may typically be the home turf of Predators’ captain Mike Fisher, but on Thursday night, it was his wife’s turn Continue reading

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