Category Archives: Country Music News

Country star trivia

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Forty years ago this week, Anne Murray topped Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart with this single, which also hit #1 on the Adult Contemporary ranking. Can you name the second #1 from her New Kind of Feeling album? ANSWER: “Shadows in the Moonlight.” Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.Read more »

Nashville notes

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Russell Dickerson recently picked up a platinum plaque for his second number-one single, “Blue Tacoma.” You can tune in to watch Brad Paisley as a guest judge Tuesday night on America’s Got Talent. The popular talent show starts at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. Dierks Bentley, Chris Stapleton, Emmylou Harris, Amy Grant and…Read more »

Here are the “Details” of Billy Currington’s new single

Here are the “Details” of Billy Currington’s new single

Mercury NashvilleBilly Currington is paying close attention to the “Details” in his new single. The Georgia native may also be doing some of the very best singing of his career so far, on the seductive, soul-infused, summertime song. “I’m completely focused on every/5’7”, 3/8 inches of you baby/How the salt in the air makes your hair kinda…Read more »

“My Miracle”: Brad and Kim Paisley’s The Store set to open in winter 2020

“My Miracle”: Brad and Kim Paisley’s The Store set to open in winter 2020

ABC/Image Group LA Construction is now underway on Brad Paisley’s Nashville non-profit called The Store, with its four-thousand-square-foot headquarters set to open sometime during the winter of 2020. Brad and his wife Kimberly Williams-Paisley co-founded the endeavor — a free grocery store where those in need can shop with dignity — with Brad’s alma mater, Belmont University. The…Read more »

“Get That Man a…” Tour: Riley Green launches headlining trek this fall

“Get That Man a…” Tour: Riley Green launches headlining trek this fall

Big Machine This summer, Riley Green’s opening Brad Paisley’s World Tour; this fall, he’s heading out on Jon Pardi’s Heartache Medication trek.  But Riley will also headline his own Get That Man a Beer Tour beginning in September, with newcomer Travis Denning joining him on the dates. The tour shares its name with Riley’s new EP, which features his his…Read more »