Nashville Notes

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LeAnn Rimes has crossed genres once again with her second #1 single on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart with a groove called “Long Live Love.” The track, a soulful pop tune in its original form, was powered into clubland via remixes from DJ’s Dave Aude, Ivan Gomez and DJ Deville.

Dierks Bentley discovers that gold is the new black as his latest album Black has just been certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. The title track of Dierks’ eighth studio album is making its way up the Billboard Country Airplay Chart as he continues his 2017 What The Hell World Tour with special guests Cole Swindell and Jon Pardi.

Following last Thursday’s jaw-dropping episode of CMT’s hit TV show Nashville, the cast is picking up the pieces and looking ahead to new storylines and songs. THE MUSIC OF NASHVILLE, SEASON 5 VOLUME 1 album will be available at digital retailers worldwide Friday, March 10 on Big Machine Records. The collection features the wide array of the music heard throughout the current season. Nashville airs Thursdays at 9 Eastern on CMT.

Big Machine Label Group, General Mills and Feeding America have chosen Thomas Rhett as the spokesperson for the Outnumber Hunger Campaign, a nationwide effort aimed at fighting hunger in local communities across America. Thomas will be featured on the front of specially-marked packages of nearly 60 General Mills brands, including Cheerios, Lucky Charms, Nature Valley and Totino’s. Beginning March 1, individuals can purchase specially marked products, enter the code found on the packaging along with their zip code at Outnumberhunger.com to help Feeding America secure five meals on behalf of their local member food bank.

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