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September 21, 2020 - Ingrid will release "Lady Like (Deluxe)" album on Oct. 2 with three new songs. Andress released the original album on March 27 and has done well with singles "More Hearts Than Mine" and "The Stranger." "My love life and emotions are always all over the place," said Andress. "And with the new songs as ...
September 21, 2020 - Runaway June today announced the release of "When I Think About Christmas EP" out Oct. 16 on Broken Bow/Wheelhouse. This five-track EP will feature three Christmas classics and two Runaway June Christmas originals. "Our new Christmas EP, 'When I Think About Christmas,' has all of these beautiful ...
September 18, 2020 - Tyler Childers released a surprise album today, "Long Violent History," via his own Hickman Holler Records. The nine-track release consists mainly of traditional fiddle tracks. The release closes with the title track, an original song that about racism, civil unrest and police brutality. ...
September 18, 2020 - Keith Urban leads the nw releases out today with "THE SPEED OF NOW, Vol. 1." Urban's duet with P!nk on "One Too Many" is included along with Eric Church's contribution on "We Were." The release kicks off with "Out The Cage," featuring funk/pop icon Nile Rodgers and Breland and Urban's 39th Top 5 "God ...
September 17, 2020 - Ratings for the Academy of Country Music awards on Wednesday were down one-third from the previous year. A total of approximately 6.6 million viewers watched the awards show, which resulted in a surprise tie for Entertainer of the Year with Carrie Underwood and Thomas Rhett sharing the honor. ...
September 17, 2020 - Omnivore Recordings will release Buck Owens" "A Merry 'Hee Haw" Christmas" on Nov. 13. The original title, released in 1970, combined Owens" two Christmas albums for Capitol ("Christmas With Buck Owens and His Buckaroos" and "Christmas Shopping") as one package. Now, in its CD and digital debut, "A ...
September 16, 2020 - Steve Earle & the Dukes announced today that they will be recording an album of songs written by Justin Townes Earle with all artist advances and royalties going to a trust for Justin's daughter, Etta St. James Earle. Justin Townes Earle, Steve's son and a musician in his own rite, died on Aug. 20. ...
September 16, 2020 - The biggest award of the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards - Entertainer of the Year - ended in a tie with Thomas Rhett and Carrie Underwood winning. Rhett gave the thanks to fans, the ACMs, his family and team. Underwood thanked God, the ACMs and others. "I am more than happy to share this with Thomas Rhett. ...
September 15, 2020 - Twelve songwriters were named as 2020 nominees for the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame - eight in the Songwriters category and four in the Songwriter/Artists category. This year"s nominees in the Songwriters category are: Kent Blazy Shawn Camp Don Henry Brett James Tony Martin Steve ...
September 14, 2020 - The Academy of Country Music announced today the winners for the Music Event of the Year, Video of the Year and Songwriter of the Year categories in advance of the Academy of Country Music awards on Wednesday. Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris, Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Caylee Hammack and Elle King ...
September 14, 2020 - Troy Jones, whose songs included the Billy Currington hit, "People Are Crazy," died on Sunday at 64 after suffering an electrical accident on his boat dock in Florida where he lived. Songwriter Bobby Braddock said, "One day in the latter part of the 2000s decade, my friend, Frank Liddell, asked if I ...
September 14, 2020 - ALABAMA will be the first featured performer for Camping World"s free virtual weekly concert series, Taking the Highways Across America. The band will play on Tuesday at 8 p.m. Central from Nashville. This will be the group's first and only concert performance in 2020. "We are happy that we get to ...
September 14, 2020 - Blanco Brown, injured in a head-on collision last month, is expected to make a full recovery, his label said today. Brown, the artist behind 2019"s worldwide viral smash "The Git Up" and current single "Just The Way," was involved in a crash on Aug. 31 near his home in Atlanta. Brown "suffered ...
September 14, 2020 - Travis Tritt, is set to release a new single "Ghost Town Nation" on Sept. 25. The song is the first release off his forthcoming album, produced by Dave Cobb (Chris Stapleton, The Highwoman, Brandi Carlile). This is Tritt's first single in more than 10 years. Written by Aaron Raitiere and JB Strauss, ...
September 14, 2020 - Keith Urban and P!NK will perform the world television premiere of their new single, "One Too Many," on the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards this Wednesday. The show will be broadcast live from 8-11 p.m. eastern/delayed Pacific on CBS. The show will take place in Nashville, broadcasting from the ...
September 13, 2020 - Taylor Swift, will return to the ACM Awards stage for the first time in seven years with a world premiere performance off her new album "Folklore" at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Hosted by Keith Urban, the 55th ACM Awards will be broadcast live on Wednesday from 8-11 p.m. eastern/delayed Pacfici on CBS. ...
September 12, 2020 - This was no ordinary night of the Grand Ole Opry for Tenille Townes and Riley Green. The Grand Ole Opry celebrated the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards with the 4,941st consecutive Saturday night broadcast featuring Opry member Mark Wills along with Ashley McBryde, Green and Townes. ...
September 11, 2020 - Gillian Welch announced today the release of "Boots No. 2: The Lost Songs, Vol. 2" via Acony Records on Sept. 18. "Vol. 2" is the second installment of the newly unearthed cache of home demos and reel-to-reel recordings from the vault of Welch and her musical partner, guitarist David Rawlings, and was ...
September 11, 2020 - The Americana Music Association canceled plans today to hold the Americana Honors & Awards event at the Ryman in Nashville next Wednesday due to COVID-19. Winners will be announced later this fall. AMA Executive Director Jed Hilly said, "I trust you and your loved ones are well. ...
September 10, 2020 - Hailey Whitters released an animated video for "Happy People" today. The video was co-directed by Harper Smith and Drew Wittler. The song was on Whitters' recent disc, "The Dream," via Pigasus Records / Big Loud Records / Songs & Daughters. The song was co-written with Lori McKenna and originally ...


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