Lady A to pay tribute to Kris Kristofferson in ‘Skyville Live’ series on CMT

CMT is partnering with online music series Skyville Live to spotlight several music icons. Throughout the year, CMT will broadcast one-hour specials celebrating the music of Kris Kristofferson, Gladys Knight, Emmylou Harris, Jerry Lee Lewis and others. The series launches with Skyville Live: Kris Kristofferson & Friends, which honors the legendary artist’s famed songs, featuring performances by Lady A, Jason Isbell, Brandy Clark and The Mavericks‘ lead singer, Raul … Read more

Parker McCollum sets the date for his Grand Ole Opry debut

David McClister – Parker McCollum will be giving his first-ever performance at the Grand Ole Opry next month. The up-and-coming performer had a banner year in 2020, notching his first chart-topping and gold-certified single with “Pretty Heart,” his radio debut. He also rounded out the year with the October release of his six-song EP Hollywood … Read more

Morgan Wallen’s ‘Dangerous’ turns “a little bit of trouble” into some “lessons I’ve learned”

Big Loud Records – Morgan Wallen‘s mammoth, 30-track sophomore album, Dangerous, officially arrives in full today, after some of the cuts were leaked just days ago. The “7 Summers” hitmaker confesses he originally thought his vision of making a double album might only be a “pipe dream.” “I personally didn’t think it was gonna be possible just because I … Read more

Luke Combs goes mudding with ‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin for an adventure-heavy new interview

ABC – Luke Combs is among the celebrity guests to be featured on the upcoming second season of USA Network’s Straight Up Steve Austin, an action-packed interview series with WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin as host. Each interview takes an unconventional format, with an activity tailored around the interview subject’s personality. In Luke’s case, … Read more

Morgan Wallen shares in-depth, behind-the-scenes stories from ‘Dangerous’ in enhanced album experience

After releasing 'Dangerous

ABC – As he celebrates the release of his massive sophomore project, Dangerous: The Double Album, Morgan Wallen is shedding new light on the material with a special Spotify-exclusive enhanced album experience. The enhanced version features exclusive video, with Morgan sharing some of the stories behind the songs and reflecting on his creative process. For … Read more

Canaan Smith “slept outside in my hammock” to make his outdoorsy new “Cabin in the Woods” video

Kurt Ozan – If you’ve been following Canaan Smith’s career in recent months, it’ll come as no surprise that the music video for his new song, “Cabin in the Woods,” is another venture into the great outdoors. The video was shot in rural McEwen, Tennessee, and Canaan says, “The whole filming process was a blast. … Read more