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Carrie Underwood is pregnant, announces 2019 Cry Pretty 360 Tour

Carrie Underwood has announced her new arena tour, the Cry Pretty Tour 360, will hit the road in the spring of next year. Why next year?  Because the superstar is expecting a baby Continue reading

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Unexpected moments as a “Desperate Man”: Eric Church reveals his near-death experience

Eric Church is underwater, dressed in black with a guitar to match, submerged in the bright blue water of a pool on the cover of the new Continue reading

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Keith Urban’s on a mission to give Merle Haggard his first #1 since the 80’s: “It’s just about time, I say!”

Even though Keith Urban grew up in Australia, Merle Haggard’s music was such a part of his formative years that it inspired his latest hit, “Coming Home” — the song kicks off with a sample of Merle’s classic “Mama Tried Continue reading

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Reba McEntire set to be a Kennedy Center Honoree this December

Reba McEntire will join the esteemed ranks of Kennedy Center honorees this year, as she’s celebrated alongside Cher and jazz saxophonist Wayne Shorter, among others, in Washington, D Continue reading

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More “Life Changes” on the way for Thomas Rhett? Why TR expects four more kids in the next five years

This week, the autobiographical “Life Changes” becomes Thomas Rhett‘s 11th top-ten hit on the Billboard chart. 

It’s a unique song, because TR keeps updating it to keep up with the happenings in his life Continue reading

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My Country ‘Tis of Thee: How to celebrate the Fourth with your favorite stars

If you like to celebrate our country’s birthday with country music, you’ll have plenty of options this Fourth of July, whether you’re heading outdoors or staying at home in your air-conditioned living room Continue reading

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Another round of “On the Rocks”: Midland’s back in the studio

Since Midland called their debut album On the Rocks, you can just think of this as ordering another round.

Mark WystrachCameron Duddy, and Jess Carson headed back into the studio on Monday to start work on their sophomore album, alerting their fans to their plans via social media Continue reading

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Watch now: Jon Pardi brings “The Golden Girls” on tour with Luke Bryan

Jon Pardi takes us behind the scenes of Luke Bryan’s What Makes You Country Tour — XL Stadium Sized, in a new video he shared on Continue reading

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Midland saddles up for the Electric Rodeo Tour this fall

Midland will follow-up their September stint on Thomas Rhett’s Life Changes trek with their own headlining dates.

The Electric Rodeo Tour is set to launch October 24 in Tucson, Arizona, and will wrap up December 14 in Springfield, Illinois Continue reading

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Dierks Bentley does a “Mountain” of work to promote his new album

Dierks Bentley has a mountain of work to get through before his album The Mountain comes out on Friday. 

He’ll follow Wednesday night’s CMT Awards performance of “Burning Man” with Brothers Osborne with a special album release show Thursday night at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium Continue reading

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