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December 1, 2020 - Justin Townes Earle died of an "acute combined drug toxicity," the Tennessee Department of Health said, according to Rolling Stone. On the Facebook page of Earle, who died in August at 38, it said, "His team also shared the update on Facebook, writing "Next to alcohol and cocaine the autopsy ...
December 1, 2020 - Jake Owen popped the question to long-time girlfriend Erica Hartlein on Monday, and she said yes. Owen announced the big news via Instagram Stories. The couple met in 2015 in a Restoration Hardware. Erica "was an interior designer at Restoration Hardware, and I was buying a couch or something at the time. ...
November 30, 2020 - A product of COVID and more, David Nail announced today he would release an EP, "Bootheel 2020" on Dec. 11. "These songs were in essence demos. And due to everything 2020 brought, it sort of became impossible to really make them much more than this. That said, I think everything happens for a ...
November 30, 2020 - Chase Rice had a surprise release today of a new single, "Drinkin' Beer. Talkin' God. Amen," featuring Florida Georgia Line. This reunites rice and FGL as they were writers of FGL's megahit "Cruise. Written by Rice together with Hunter Phelps, Cale Dodds and Corey Crowder, the new song's lyrics ...
November 27, 2020 - Cody Johnson released the audio from his version of Reba McEntire's hit "Whoever's in New England." The video, filmed at Orb Recording Studio in Austin, features Johnson solo with just his vocals and guitar. The Texas-native teamed up with McEntire for a duet version of his current ...
November 27, 2020 - Darius Rucker teamed up with Platinum-selling electronic artist and violinist Lindsey Stirling to release the classic Christmas carol "What Child Is This" today. Rucker and Stirling also performed the song for this year's "CMA Country Christmas" television special, airing Monday, Nov. 30 at 9/8 central on ABC. ...
November 27, 2020 - Granger Smith today released part two of his 10th studio album, "Country Things, Vol. 2." The first volume was released in September. Combined, there are 16 tracks in addition to two bonus tracks on the physical and digital full-length album. The track listing is: 1. ...
November 25, 2020 - What was once a private pressing almost four decades ago of Uncle Walt's Band in concert will see the light of day this winter. The band, which consisted of Walter Hyatt, Champ Hood and David Ball, will see "Recorded Live at Waterloo Ice House" out on Feb. 5, 202` on Omnivore Recordings. ...
November 24, 2020 - No surprise, but the country artists nominated for GRAMMYS on Wednesday were decidedly excited. Perhaps no one more so than Ingrid Andress tied for the most nominations with three. "THIS. CANNOT. BE. REAL. 3 GRAMMY NOMINATIONS ARE YOU KIDDING ME RN????? IM SCREAMING THANK YOU RECORDING ACADEMY ...
November 24, 2020 - Hal Ketchum has passed away at age 67. Some of his biggest hits were "Long Haired Country Boy," which was nominated for a CMA award in 1997, "Past the Point of Rescue," "Small Town Saturday Night" and "Hearts are Gonna Roll." Ketchum retired from music in 2019 ...
November 24, 2020 - Miranda Lambert, Ingrid Andress and Old Dominion led the country pack in securing Grammy nominations on Tuesday. Nominations were: Best Country Solo Performance (For new vocal or instrumental solo country recordings) Stick That In Your Country Song - Eric Church WHO YOU THOUGHT I WAS - Brandy ...
November 23, 2020 - Six months after they were first slated to do so in Montana, Jon Pardi and Summer Duncan tied the knot on Saturday in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Guests were tested for Covid-19 before their arrival. Pardi's father and tour manager, Trey Wilson, was his groomsman. Duncan's two best friends from California and ...
November 20, 2020 - Sara Evans will be perform a live series of virtual full band concerts in partnership with VYE over three nights on Dec. 10-12. Each virtual date will have its own theme. The first show will include Evans' biggest hits. The second night will feature all of the cover songs from her latest ...
November 20, 2020 - Devin Dawson is paying tribute to his grandfather on the new release, "He Loved Her." Dawson teamed up with the songwriting team behind Dan + Shay's mega hits "Tequila" and "All To Myself," Nicolle Galyon and Jordan Reynolds. "'He Loved Her' is one of the most important songs I've ever written or ...
November 20, 2020 - Garth Brooks is out with two releases today, his 12th studio album, "FUN," and "Triple Live Deluxe," which first came out in 2018. "FUN" includes the hit "Dive Bar," recorded with Blake Shelton. Brooks' wife, Trisha Yearwood, appears with Brooks on ...
November 20, 2020 - Dan + Shay spread Christmas cheer with the release of their second-ever original holiday track "Christmas Isn't Christmas." The song follows their previously-released holiday song "Take Me Home For Christmas," both produced by Dan Smyers. "'Christmas Isn't ...
November 19, 2020 - RaeLynn is wishing fans a "Merry Christmas" with a festive two-pack of new songs, out Nov. 25. "Merry Christmas" features the original song, "Jingle Bell Drunk", co-penned by RaeLynn alongside Corey Crowder, Ernest Keith Smith and Rocky Block, and her take on "Silent Night. ...
November 19, 2020 - The soundtrack to the scripted musical podcast "Make It Up As We Go," is out today featuring Miranda Lambert, Lindsay Ell and Scarlett Burke, star of the podcast. Jared Gutstadt produced the set. Lambert was executive producer,, while Burke was a singer, songwriter, actor, and director of the series. ...
November 18, 2020 - Dolly Parton is trying to make a difference in the fight against Covid. The singer donated $1 million to the Vanderbilt University effort. "When I donated the money to the Covid fund I just wanted it to do good and evidently, it is! Let's just hope we can find a cure real soon," Parton said on Twitter. ...
November 18, 2020 - Music Knox Records/BBR Music Group's Tim Montana today officially announces his new EP, "Cars on Blocks" will be released this Friday. The track list is: 1. "Do It Fast"— Tim Montana, David Lee Murphy, Michah Wilshire 2. "River Kids" — Tim Montana, Erik Dylan Anderson, Michah Wilshire 3. ...


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