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It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over

It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over

Garth Brooks just cannot slow down. Looks like his recently completed world tour just wasn’t enough for the six-time CMA Entertainer of the Year: He’s hitting the road again. At a Nashville press conference today, Garth announced he’ll be putting five shows on sale before Christmas and the tour will kick off in the spring of…

So, You Wanna Be In Showbiz?

So, You Wanna Be In Showbiz?

Thanks to the CMA Awards, you can skip the traditional American Idol audition and go straight to Hollywood. This week, ABC launches the American Idol CMA Contest, which goes through Sunday, October 14. To enter, all you have to do is post your cover of one of the approved songs on Instagram, along with the hashtag #IdolCMAContest. From those…

Concerts

Chris Young with Dan + Shay and Morgan Evans

Chris Young with Dan + Shay and Morgan Evans

After playing more than 30 sold-out arena and amphitheater dates, being named an ACM Male Vocalist nominee and scoring his 10th No. 1 single, Chris Young has added 15 more shows to his “Chris Young Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour.” Special guests Dan + Shay, Morgan Evans and Dee Jay Silver will join the multi-platinum…more info »

Gary Allan

Gary Allan

With the allure of a modern day outlaw, Gary Allan has won over fans, peers and critics with his signature blend of smoldering vocals, rebellious lyrics and raucous live performances. While becoming a force on the country music scene, Allan has remained true to his artistic voice each step of the way. Allan re-signed with…more info »

Eli Young Band

Eli Young Band

ELI YOUNG BAND returns to The Rave/Eagles Club Thursday, December 6th. This will be Eli Young Band’s 4th appearance at The Rave. Expect an incredible evening with a no-frills approach of playing in a rock band with irresistible Nashville sounds. Sing along with huge hits like “Crazy Girl,” Even If It Breaks Your Heart,” and…more info »

Lee Brice

Lee Brice

LEE BRICE is back in The Spectacular Eagles Ballroom Saturday, December 15th. The South Carolia country star brings his unique blend of pop, rock and Carolina only tonk. “Hard To Love,” “I Don’t Dance,” “Drinking Class,” and “boy” will fill the Eagles Ballroom with huge sing-a-long choruses for an unforgetable evening. Join thousands of country…more info »

Country Music News

This One’s for the Girls: CMT honors its first-ever all-female “Artists of the Year”

This One’s for the Girls: CMT honors its first-ever all-female “Artists of the Year”

CMTCountry music’s girl power was in full force Wednesday night at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center, as CMT honored its first-ever all-female class of Artists of the Year. Miranda Lambert and Pistol Annies kicked things off with plenty of attitude, debuting the new track “Sugar Daddy” before Elle King presented Miranda her award. “Not a day will go by that I…

Nashville notes

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Zac Brown Band will sing the national anthem next Wednesday before the Atlanta Hawks take on the Dallas Mavericks at Georgia’s State Farm Arena. Morgan Evans makes his Today show debut Thursday, performing his #1 hit “Kiss Somebody” on the NBC morning show. Craig Morgan celebrated his tenth anniversary as a member of the Grand Ole Opry Tuesday…

Get Your ‘Shine On: Cole Swindell gets into the moonshine business

Get Your ‘Shine On: Cole Swindell gets into the moonshine business

ABC/Image Group LA Cole Swindell is now officially in the business of selling ‘shine. The Georgia native’s signature brand of 100 proof Peppermint Moonshine is now available from Sugarlands Distilling in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Swindell’s spirit comes in a Mason jar, complete with Cole’s likeness and autograph on the label. “You ready for some MOONSHINE?” he asked…

Morgan Wallen to headline If I Know Me Tour in 2019

Morgan Wallen to headline If I Know Me Tour in 2019

ABC Radio”Up Down” hitmaker Morgan Wallen will kick off his 2019 headlining tour January 5 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Morgan made the announcement Wednesday afternoon at the #1 party for his breakthrough hit at Nashville’s Thompson Hotel. Taking its name from his debut album, the If I Know Me Tour will hit 26 cities, including a hometown stop for…