Anita Cochran, an ACM and CMA nominated singer/songwriter who has battled triple positive breast cancer since August 2017, pays it forward to those in their own fights against breast cancer with the launch of her charity The Love Anchors Fund that will be managed by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Anita recently launched her charity to help raise funds and support for those charities and causes she feels are in need including those fighting breast cancer research among others. Continue reading
CMT IS SPOTLIGHTING MULTIPLE GENRES AND GENERATIONS AT “2018 CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR” WITH SEVEN NEW PERFORMANCES.
HONOREES CARRIE UNDERWOOD, MIRANDA LAMBERT, KELSEA BALLERINI, MAREN MORRIS, LITTLE BIG TOWN’S KAREN FAIRCHILD AND KIMBERLY SCHLAPMAN AND LADY ANTEBELLUM’S HILLARY SCOTT ARE SET TO PERFORM AT THE OCTOBER 17TH CELEBRATION WHICH WILL AIR ON CMT AT 8 O’CLOCK EASTERN TIME.
Introducing country music newcomer Jaclyn Kenyon, with her latest release “Tombstone”. With a voice that rides the melancholy angst of Michelle Branch and the piercing clarity of LeAnn Rimes, Jaclyn is clearly an outstanding performer and one to keep on your up and coming lists for 2019. Jaclyn has been working with producer Mike Krompass as she released earlier this year her single/video “Daddy’s Got A Shotgun” all gearing up towards her album release coming soon. Jaclyn Kenyon’s sound fits today’s Nashville and her spark of youth shows that her attitude is spot on. Strong lyrics, identifiable and relatable songs, plus the connection fans are always looking for. Jaclyn’s “Tombstone” is a love song we have all experienced. INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/jaclynkenyo… FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/JaclynKenyon… SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0hj6u… TWITTER: https://twitter.com/jaclynkenyon?lang=en
Country music megastar and Entertainer of the Year nominee Keith Urban is already making plans for 2019, and so far they’re looking rowdy and road-ready! Our friends at Sturgis Buffalo Chip have announced Urban as the first major headliner for the 2019 rally and festival. Continue reading
This weekend country superstar, Carrie Underwood, opened up to CBS Sunday Morning about her coming 2nd child and all of the heartache that came before this pregnancy. Continue reading
CMT will honor the ladies of Country music with its first-ever all-female “ARTISTS OF THE YEAR” special, set to premiere WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17th on CMT-TV at 8pm eastern. The 90-minute program will feature CARRIE UNDERWOOD, MIRANDA LAMBERT, KELSEA BALLERINI, MAREN MORRIS, KAREN FAIRCHILD and KIMBERLY SCHLAPMAN of LITTLE BIG TOWN, and LADY ANTEBELLUM’s HILLARY SCOTT, as well as more surprise guests. Continue reading
Following his triumphant return to Country radio with “What Whiskey Does,” powerhouse Randy Houser announced his new full-length album, Magnolia, will be released November 2 via Stoney Creek Records Continue reading
The highly-anticipated release of Carrie Underwood’s new album, “Cry Pretty” is almost upon us and we’ve got your advanced tracks right here at Country Music News Blog dot com! Continue reading
Country fans, friends and family gathered at Luke Bryan’s 32 Bridge Bar in Nashville this morning for a special live broadcast that aired on Good Morning America to announce the first round of 2018 CMA Award Nominees. Sugarland, Dan n Shay, and Midland were each honored with a nomination, while Luke Bryan will have to battle it out for Entertainer of the Year against best friend Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban and Chris Stapleton.
2018 CMA AwardsThe 2018 CMA Awards will broadcast live from Nashville on Wednesday, Nov. 14 via ABC at 8PM ET. Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley are returning to host for the eleventh straight year. Visit Country Music News Blog for all your CMA Award Updates! Continue reading
REBA MCENTIRE is set to return as host for the ninth annual CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS program, to be taped on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th at BELMONT UNIVERSITY’s CURB EVENT CENTER in NASHVILLE. Tickets for the taping are on sale now. Visit Country Music News Blog to learn more. Continue reading