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Fighter Michael Chandler Previews Bellator MMA Live

Editor’s Note: CMT will simulcast Bellator MMA Live on Saturday (Jan. 20) at 9 p.m. ET. A performance of the National Anthem by Trace Adkins will kick off the event. While chatting with MMA fighter Michael Chandler, it’s easy to see the parallels between pursuing professional careers in mixed martial arts and country music. Both... Read more »

What Garth Brooks Taught Carly Pearce

It seems like every artist has a story. It usually starts with a dream of coming to Nashville, signing a record deal and then swiftly selling out arenas. Carly Pearce was much more realistic about it, though. She knew that that kind of success might take a while. “Stories that I heard about people like... Read more »

Jason Aldean Plots High Noon Neon Tour

Jason Aldean‘s High Noon Neon Tour launches May 10 in Kansas City, Mo. with Luke Combs and Lauren Alaina. The initial schedule for the 2018 run lists 34 cities including stops at New York City’s Madison Square Garden, Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena and the Budweiser Stage in Toronto, Ontario. Aldean says the tour’s name is from... Read more »

Grammy Recruits Country Stars for Tribute

Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris and Eric Church may or may not take home Grammy Awards later this month. But they will walk away winners after they take the stage together to perform a tribute to the victims we lost to violence and terrorism at live music events in 2017. The three acts were part of... Read more »

Keith Urban Announces New Album and Tour at Free Show

Keith Urban took over Nashville’s Exit/In for a pop-up show on Wednesday (Jan. 17) to announce the title of his next album Graffiti U and a 2018 world tour of the same name. But in the end, it was his fans who stole the show. Approximately 350 of them braved single-digit temperatures while standing in... Read more »

BA celebrates new route with singing competition – TTG


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BA celebrates new route with singing competition
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The addition will make BA the only carrier in Europe to fly directly to Music City and bump the number of US states the airline flies to from London to 26. To celebrate the launch of the new route, the airline is holding a competition for singer ...

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BA celebrates new route with singing competition – TTG


TTG

BA celebrates new route with singing competition
TTG
The addition will make BA the only carrier in Europe to fly directly to Music City and bump the number of US states the airline flies to from London to 26. To celebrate the launch of the new route, the airline is holding a competition for singer ...

and more »

Kenny Chesney Signs With Warner Music Nashville

Kenny Chesney has left his label home for more than 20 years and signed a new recording contract with Warner Music Nashville under the imprint Blue Chair/Warner Bros. Chesney signed his first record contract with Capricorn on June 30, 1993, before joining the BNA roster to release his 1995 sophomore album, All I Need to... Read more »

Lindi Ortega Details Concept Album Liberty

Lindi Ortega’s next album will be a concept album split into three movements. Arriving March 30, Liberty explores themes of loss, séance, resurrection and freedom. Ortega wrote and co-wrote all 12 songs with songwriters Aaron Raitiere, Bruce Wallace and the Civil Wars’ John Paul White. “Even though I always tried to have a silver lining,... Read more »

Jordan Davis Details Home State

Jordan Davis, a member of CMT’s “18 for 2018” Listen Up campaign, will release his full-length debut album Home State on March 23. The Louisiana native co-wrote all 12 songs on the album including his lead single “Singles You Up.” Paul DiGiovanni produced the collection. “Making this record has been one of the most rewarding... Read more »