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January 15, 2021 - Ian Munsick will release his major label debut, "Coyote Cry" on Feb. 26 on Warner. Co-produced by Munsick, Coyote Cry features 10 tracks including "Long Haul" and "Me Against The Mountain." The Wyoming native also released a new track, "Humble," today. "Coyote Cry is a soundtrack for the modern ...
January 15, 2021 - Blake Shelton dropped a new song at midnight, "Minimum Wage." "I heard 'Minimum Wage' over a year ago and connected with it immediately," said Shelton. "It's the timeless truth that you don't need a lot of money or possessions, you just need love." Written by Nicolle Galyon, Corey Crowder ...
January 14, 2021 - Toby Keith and Ricky Skaggs received National Medal of Arts awards from President Trump on Wednesday. Keith was honored "for making extraordinary contributions to American music. Rising from humble beginnings in the oil fields of Oklahoma, Toby Keith has become one of the preeminent songwriters of his ...
January 14, 2021 - Charley Crockett has the new single from the "The Next Waltz, Vol. 3" compilation, a project from Bruce Robison's label, a cover of Billy Swan's 1974 country/pop crossover hit, "I Can Help." The song was the number one most added song at Americana radio this week and the eighth most added on the Triple A charts. ...
January 12, 2021 - Jamey Johnson and Randy Houser announced they will tour the south together in February on the Country Cadillac Tour. The shows, which will be socially distanced, start on Feb. 5 at Billy Bob's in Fort Worth, Texas and include stops in Orlando, Atlanta, Myrtle Beach, S.C. and Birmingham, Ala. ...
January 11, 2021 - Canaan Smith is out with a video for "Cabin In The Woods." The clip was shot in McEwen, Tenn. and marks Smith's co-directing debut alongside Kurt Ozan. Bringing the rootsy, midtempo tune to life, it highlights memories being made at a special spot in the middle of nowhere – from partying around a ...
January 8, 2021 - Traditional country singer Tyler Booth is out with two new tracks, "Already Got One" and "Palomino Princess." Booth penned "Already Got One" with Shane Minor, Phil O'Donnell and Justin Wilson. "It's a song that just about anyone could relate to," Booth said. "It's about letting that special 'one' ...
January 8, 2021 - Singer/songwriter Ed Bruce, whose biggest hit was "You're the Best Break This Old Heart Ever Had," died today at 81 in Clarksville, Tenn. of natural causes. Bruce also wrote the country staple "Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys," a hit for Waylon and Willie ...
January 8, 2021 - Barry Gibb will forever be known as one-third of The Bee Gees. The last surviving member, Gibb now is pursuing a country bent on "Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers Songbook, Vol. 1." The disc finds Gibb collaborating with a number of other (mainly country) artists mainly on Bee Geees chestnuts. ...
January 7, 2021 - Jamie O'Hara, who enjoyed success both as a member of The O'Kanes and a songwriter, passed away this morning at 70 of cancer. O'Hara was one-half of The O'Kanes with Kieran Kane. He also had many songwriting credits, including Gary Allan's "Man to Man" and Ronnie ...
January 6, 2021 - No Shoes Reefs, a grassroots organization committed to creating healthier oceans and spearheaded by Kenny Chesney, joined forces with Florida conservation groups to create a reef off the Florida Atlantic coast. The group collaborated with Coastal Conservation Association Florida (CCA Florida), Palm ...
January 6, 2021 - Jamie O'Hara, who was one-half of The O'Kanes, has an aggressive form of cancer and may have only weeks to live, according to his wife. "It is with deep sorrow, dear friends, that I must tell you that my husband Jamie, the love of my life, has been diagnosed with an aggressive cancer, ...
January 5, 2021 - The Grammys were postponed until March 14 due to Covid by the Recording Academy. The awards show was slated to be held Jan. 31 in Los Angeles, which is currently with Covid. "After thoughtful conversations with health experts, our host and artists scheduled to appear, we are rescheduling the 63rd ...
January 5, 2021 - Tim McGraw and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line collaborated on a song with the result - "Undivided" - coming out Jan.13. Tyler sent me this song a few months ago and from the first time I heard it....I knew it was one I wanted to be singing for a long time. We got together in the studio ...
January 4, 2021 - Ricky Skaggs revealed last week he had quadruple bypass heart surgery over the summer. Skaggs, 66, disclosed the information during an interview with People. In early 2020, Skaggs knew something wasn't right. He was easily winded and felt a new tightness in his chest. But he almost delayed medical testing. ...
January 4, 2021 - Loretta Lynn will pay homage to women with "Still Woman Enough," a new studio album coming out Macy 19. The release, which will be her fourth on Sony Legacy, contains help from Reba McEntire Carrie Underwood Margo Price and Tanya Tucker. "Still Woman Enough" was mainly recorded at the Cash Cabin ...
January 2, 2021 - Mitchell Tenpenny unveiled his "Bucket List" on Friday. Mitchell, who wrote the song with Chris DeStefano and Laura Veltz, offered his thoughts in the song to "love a little more, dream a little deeper." "'Bucket List' is about trying to live everyday like it's your last. ...
December 29, 2020 - Carrie Underwood gave a Christmas gift to her fans. The singer announced that she would release a gospel albums of songs she grew up singing in time for Easter. Underwood made the announcement in a video she released on Christmas night. the gospel album, "My Savior," follows in the sake of ...
December 29, 2020 - Alabama announced today it would play a surprise New Year's Eve concert this Thursday. Alabama founding members Jeff Cook, Teddy Gentry and Randy Owen said in a joint statement, "What better way to start the New Year than to have a free concert on New Year's Eve for our fans around the world? ...
December 27, 2020 - Bluegrass guitarist Tony Rice, a member of the International Bluegrass Hall of Fame, died on Christmas at the age of 69. Rice died sometime Friday morning while making coffee, according to Ricky Skaggs, who played with Rice and released a statement on his behalf. "Tony Rice was the single most ...


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