Cole Swindell Visits Route 91 First Responders

When Cole Swindell was in Las Vegas for his last show of 2017, he made a special visit to the Clark County Fire Department Station No. 18 to sing for firefighters; among them were first responders at the Route 91 Harvest Festival. On the final night of the sold-out October event, 58 people were killed,... Read more »

Nashville Trailer Previews Upcoming Drama

“Do you believe in fate?” That’s the first question asked of Juliette Barnes in an all-new dramatic season six trailer for Nashville. After concluding season five at peace, Hayden Panettiere’s character returns struggling with depression after receiving backlash for revealing she stole Maddie Jaymes’ song. Her inner struggles take the spotlight along with the other... Read more »

Neal McCoy on Patriotism and “Take a Knee” Song

When sports fans look back on 2017, the NFL’s “take a knee” protests during the National Anthem will be remembered as a divisive issue in an entertainment realm that is usually as unifying as music. Nineties country star Neal McCoy openly criticizes the movement in his new song “Take a Knee My Ass.” Footage of... Read more »

Kesha and Old Crow Medicine Show Talk Nashville Roots

Kesha and Old Crow Medicine Show are celebrated and loved in music cities around the world. But to them, Nashville will always be home. Kesha is a native of the Tennessee capital, and although she is one of pop music’s most recognized artists, her country music roots run deep. Her mother Pebe Sebert co-wrote Dolly... Read more »

Nashville Cast Announces Farewell Tour

Nashville‘s six-show farewell tour in the U.K. will launch on April 14 in Birmingham, England. Cities on the schedule include Leeds, England; Glasgow, Scotland; Manchester, England; and Cardiff, Wales. The tour wraps on April 21 at the O2 Arena in London. The 2018 run will feature performances of live originals by Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack,... Read more »

Danielle Bradbery: On Reintroducing Herself

If you thought you knew Danielle Bradbery because she won The Voice in 2013, you need to meet her all over again. Because it sounds like the 21-year-old with a new album doesn’t have a whole lot in common with the teenager from the reality TV talent show. In fact, she calls her time on... Read more »

Kesha Loves Old Crow Medicine Show’s “Woman”

Music is the great unifier, and it shows on the latest episode of CMT Crossroads starring Kesha and Old Crow Medicine Show. Before the Nov. 21 concert taping, Kesha and Old Crow frontman Ketch Secor had never sung together. But they quickly bonded backstage over their mutual love for the city of Nashville, roots music... Read more »

Kesha and Old Crow Medicine Show Set for CMT Crossroads

It will be a totally original Nashville night when Kesha shares the stage with Old Crow Medicine Show live on an all-new CMT Crossroads. Both the pop superstar and the Grammy-winning acoustic Americana band call Music City home, and the concert experience will be filmed in the Tennessee capital. The hour-long concert special will premiere... Read more »

Nashville Season Six Gets a Premiere Date

Get ready, Nashies. Season six of hit CMT series Nashville returns Jan. 4, 2018. Stars Hayden Panettiere and Jonathan Jackson revealed the news online on Tuesday (Nov. 14). We have a special announcement from @haydenpanettier and @JonathanJackson… The new season of #NashvilleCMT premieres Thursday, January 4 on @CMT. — Nashville on CMT (@NashvilleCMT) November... Read more »

CMT’s Nashville Cast Grows with Five New Actors

CMT’s Nashville has added five talented new members to its season six cast. They are Josh Stamberg, Jake Etheridge, Rainee Lyleson, Nic Luken and Dylan Arnold. Stamberg (The Affair, Parenthood and more) will play the recurring role of “Darius,” an extremely charismatic founder of a self-actualization movement that has transformed many lives. Etheridge is a... Read more »