All posts in February 2017

George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Other Stars Light Up T.J. Martell’s Nashville Fundraiser

Stars were practically coming out of the light fixtures Monday night (Feb. 27) at the ninth annual T.J. Martell Foundation’s Nashville Honors gala held at the plush Omni Hotel. Before the evening ended, the crowd of some 500 well-heeled and well-connected donors were serenaded by and/or mingling with George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, Kelsea... Read more »

Alison Krauss’ Windy City Blows In at No. 1

Well, all right! The incomparable Alison Krauss sweeps in at No. 1 on Billboard‘s country albums chart this week with Windy City, her first solo album (no Union Station here) since Forget About It in 1999. Nielsen SoundScan reports that the album sold 36,488 copies its first week out. Surely celebrations have broken out across... Read more »

Kip Moore | New Music And Songs – cmt.com

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Luke Bryan Will “Train Wreck the Show,” If Necessary

If any kind of Warren Beatty situation goes down at the upcoming Academy of Country Music Awards, hosts Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley have a plan. They would, in Bryan’s words, “train wreck the show.” He joked with The Tennessean newspaper in Nashville that if something went wrong, like it did on Sunday night (Feb.... Read more »

KC concert tickets on sale March 3: Pat Benatar, Rick Springfield and Soundgarden – Kansas City Star (blog)


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KC concert tickets on sale March 3: Pat Benatar, Rick Springfield and Soundgarden
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Justin Moore, Brett Young and Lee Brice, April 28, Silverstein Eye Centers Arena. $29.75-$59.75. Cashmere Cat, April 29, Riot Room. $15-$18. Killswitch Engage and Anthrax with The Devil Wears Prada, April 30, Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland. $33.

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Tara Thompson: CMT Next Women of Country Live Exclusive

She is what she is, and what you see is really what you get — and the words to Tara Thompson‘s song “WTF” could not ring truer. Breezing into country music like a breath of fresh Smoky Mountain air, the East Tennessee native came on the scene with a mission to spearhead the revival of... Read more »

Darius Rucker on the Timing of Things

You probably already know the story of how Darius Rucker got his start in the music business. He started a band when he was at the University of South Carolina, and that band — Hootie & the Blowfish — went on to be one of the best-selling and most popular rock bands of the ’90s.... Read more »

Brett Eldredge’s “Somethin’ I’m Good At” Ranks As Country Radio’s Most Added Song – HeadlinePlanet.com


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Brett Eldredge's “Somethin' I'm Good At” Ranks As Country Radio's Most Added Song
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This week's other notable country radio options: Kip Moore's “More Girls Like You” (11 adds, 6th-most, tie), Zac Brown Band's “My Old Man” (11 adds, 6th-most, tie), Florida Georgia Line's “God, Your Mama, And Me (featuring Backstreet Boys)” (9 adds, ...

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Brett Eldredge’s “Somethin’ I’m Good At” Ranks As Country Radio’s Most Added Song – HeadlinePlanet.com


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Brett Eldredge's “Somethin' I'm Good At” Ranks As Country Radio's Most Added Song
HeadlinePlanet.com
This week's other notable country radio options: Kip Moore's “More Girls Like You” (11 adds, 6th-most, tie), Zac Brown Band's “My Old Man” (11 adds, 6th-most, tie), Florida Georgia Line's “God, Your Mama, And Me (featuring Backstreet Boys)” (9 adds, ...

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CRS New Faces Show: Familiar Visages and Songs

Drake White, William Michael Morgan, Granger Smith, Jon Pardi and Maren Morris all came across polished and professional during their performances Friday night (Feb. 24) at the Country Radio Seminar’s New Faces show in Nashville, but it was hardly their fault that they seemed more entertaining than charismatic. The New Faces shows used to be... Read more »