Category Archives: Country Music News

“Burning Man” confessions: The comedic way Dierks Bentley’s mom puts him in his place

When Dierks Bentley and Brothers Osborne got together Monday at Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint in downtown Nashville, it wasn’t just to celebrate their #1 hit collaboration, “Burning Man Continue reading

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Carrie Underwood & Keith Urban welcome Kelsea Ballerini as the youngest member of the Grand Ole Opry

“This is one of the coolest nights of my entire life,” Kelsea Ballerini told a packed Grand Ole Opry House Tuesday night, as the 25-year-old officially became its youngest member Continue reading

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Honky Tonk Money Machine? George Strait rakes in record cash at two recent shows

George Strait might’ve retired from touring five years ago, but he’s still making as much money on the road as he ever has.

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With six ACM nods, Chris Stapleton already feels like a “Millionaire” ahead of the April awards in Vegas

With “Millionaire” currently at number two on the chart, Chris Stapleton may very well be on track to have his second chart-topping single in a row. His previous number one, “Broken Halos,” won both Single and Song of the Year at the CMA Awards back in November Continue reading

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Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens, and Jerry Bradley revealed as inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame

Monday morning in Nashville, Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens, and music executive Jerry Bradley were announced as the newest inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame Continue reading

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You go, “Girl”: Maren Morris scores record-setting #1 debut with second record

Girl, the sophomore album by Maren Morris, arrives at number one on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart, selling 46,000 equivalent album units in its first week Continue reading

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Listen now: Dierks Bentley’s ready to do more “Living” with new single

“Living” isn’t just the title of Dierks Bentley’s new single: It’s also what he’s vowing to do more of this year Continue reading

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After four number-ones, Luke Combs is still the same: “I’ve just got nicer boots now”

Tuesday at the Corsair Distillery in Nashville, Luke Combs celebrated his fourth #1 hit in a row, “She Got the Best of Me.”

Talking with a group of journalists before the party, the North Carolina native agreed that one of the reasons for his success is that he has a lot in common with his fans Continue reading

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Dolly Parton marks the passing of Country Music Hall of Famer Fred Foster, the man behind her first record deal

Country Music Hall of Famer Fred Foster passed away Wednesday night at the age of 87, after a short illness.

The 2016 inductee into the Hall led the legendary record label Monument, and was instrumental in the careers of Kris Kristofferson and Roy Orbison, among others Continue reading

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Listen now: George Strait takes over “Every Little Honky Tonk Bar” with new single

You should soon be hearing George Strait in “Every Little Honky Tonk Bar,” thanks to the Country Music Hall of Famer’s new radio single Continue reading

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