Pistol Annies’ Musical Sisterhood Grows

“It’s almost like we were sisters in another life,” Presley told CMT.com during a recent visit with the band. The Pistol Annies will premiere a new song from their forthcoming album, Interstate Gospel, on Wednesday’s (Oct. 17) CMT Artists of the Year ceremony and concert special, airing live from Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

Maren Morris on the Power of the Female Perspective

Grammy-winner Maren Morris talks openly to CMT.com about the power of the female perspective in songwriting and artistry, and the global reach of country music.

Kelsea Ballerini Pays It Forward Thanks to Hillary Scott and Taylor Swift

As a two-time CMT Artist of the Year, Ballerini will perform with Alison Krauss at the ceremony, premiering live from Nashville Oct. 17 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. In a recent interview with CMT.com, Ballerini said she wouldn’t be a 2018 honoree without the women who came before her.

Chris Young Feels Connected to Other Route 91 Survivors

Young tells CMT.com that he has since connected with a few Route 91 survivors on his Losing Sleep tour.

Chris Young Feels Connected to Other Route 91 Survivors

Young tells CMT.com that he has since connected with a few Route 91 survivors on his Losing Sleep tour.

Remembering Route 91: In Memory of the 58 Lives Lost

The country music community will observe a moment of silence on Monday (Oc. 1) at 1:05 p.m. ET/10:05 a.m. PT. All realms of the country music industry including CMT, radio, record companies, publishers, agencies and other organizations will stop for a moment (a minute or 58 seconds) to remember those who lost their lives and honor all who continue to be impacted by the tragedy.

Maren Morris Talks Being a Girls’ Girl

Grammy-winning country star Maren Morris talks exclusively to CMT.com on why she loves shining the spotlight on her fabulous female friends and peers.

World Premiere: John Hiatt’s “Poor Imitation of God”

CMT.com premieres John Hiatt's "Poor Imitation of God" from his upcoming album, The Eclipse Sessions.

World Premiere: John Hiatt’s “Poor Imitation of God”

CMT.com premieres John Hiatt's "Poor Imitation of God" from his upcoming album, The Eclipse Sessions.

Brett Young Talks Lifetime Before Overnight Success

“I think the timing for what I’m doing is perfect,” Young told CMT.com in a recent interview. “It’s easy to look back and say, ‘What if I came to Nashville sooner? What if I had been pursuing music instead of baseball at age 22?’”