All posts in January 2017

William Michael Morgan Celebrates “I Met a Girl”

ASCAP, the performance rights organization, hosted a party at the South bar in Nashville on Monday afternoon (Jan. 30) to honor singer William Michael Morgan and the writers of his first hit, “I Met a Girl.” Written by Sam Hunt, Shane McAnally and Trevor Rosen, “I Met a Girl” peaked at No. 2 in Billboard... Read more »

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill to Expand Tour in 2018

During a Facebook Live chat with fans on Tuesday afternoon (Jan. 31), Tim McGraw and Faith Hill announced that they’ll be taking their Soul2Soul World Tour to, well, the world. With more than 13,000 people watching, and the two of them cracking each other up, they confirmed that they will be touring in Europe and... Read more »

Maggie Rose and Post Monroe Join CMT Next Women of Country Tour

Maggie Rose and Post Monroe will join Martina McBride and Lauren Alaina on the third annual CMT Next Women of Country Tour, launching Thursday (Feb. 2) in St. Louis. The new tour is an extension of McBride’s Love Unleashed Tour. “We are so excited to include more artists from CMT’s Next Women of Country franchise... Read more »

Maren Morris Reuniting With Alicia Keys at Grammy Awards

Early Tuesday morning (Jan. 31), Maren Morris explained in two tweets what she’d been hinting around about on social media. “Can’t believe I’m saying this, but I’m performing at the #Grammys !!” “AND I’m gonna collab with my girl @aliciakeys again for this incredibly special night of music. See you through the tv!” Morris and... Read more »

Billboard Reconfigures Its Country Albums Chart

Hold onto your hats — or any other loosely-tethered garments. There’s been a major change in how Billboard ranks its country albums. Starting this week, instead of showing rankings based on CD sales alone, the charts will also reflect track equivalent albums (that is 10 songs downloaded from a particular album) and streaming equivalent albums... Read more »

Lady Antebellum to headline Rock Fore! Dough | Entertainment … – Aiken Standard

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Hillary Scott, from left, Dave Haywood and Charles Kelley of Lady Antebellum perform at the People's Choice Awards at the Nokia Theatre in January 2015 in ...
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Russell Dickerson’s $6 Video

I’ve been a fan of country newcomer Russell Dickerson since the very first time I heard him sing. His voice is hypnotic, and I rarely use that word. And his debut song “Yours” is somehow a ballad, but it’s one that does just fine without all the clichés that usually come with ballads. When I... Read more »

Keith Urban Cries Over Triumph of Love

When Keith Urban saw the film Lion, he cried. That’s how good his wife Nicole Kidman is in the movie (She is, after all, nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actress). Urban called the film “really, really beautiful film,” and at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, he explained why he was crying at... Read more »

Kip Moore, ‘More Girls Like You’ [Listen]

Kip Moore's new single "More Girls Like You" doubles down on a heavy, thumping country formula he relied on to create one of the best country albums of 2015. His latest single is a sparse but imposing arrangement.

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2017 Rock Fore! Dough artists announced – … – WTVM


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The lineup for 2017's Rock Fore! Dough show was announced Tuesday morning. This year's concert will feature performances by Lady Antebellum, Kip Moore, ...

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