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CMA Foundation Announces 2017 Music Education Grant Recipients on Global Day of Giving

CMA staff complete a "Mannequin Challenge" video announcing the 2017 CMA Foundation grant recipients. Photo Credit: Christian Bottorff / CMA Thanks to the generosity of Country artists and fans who attend CMA Music Festival, the CMA Foundation announced its annual donation for music education, as well as grant recipients for 2017, with 44 charitable groups [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, CMA, Country Music Association|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Bachelorette’s Luke Pell to Perform at Midnight Rodeo in Amarillo, TX on Friday, December 16

Best known for capturing hearts across America on the most recent season of ABC's hit television series The Bachelorette, country singer-songwriter Luke Pell will be performing at Midnight Rodeo in Amarillo, TX on Friday, December 16. Doors will open at 8:00 pm. Pell, who has recently made appearances on several nationally syndicated shows, including The [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Luke Pell|Tags: |0 Comments

Ray Stevens TV Show Moving to Public Television; Rebrands as ‘Ray Stevens CabaRay Nashville’

Grammy Award-winning country and comedy music legend Ray Stevens will bring his half-hour weekly TV show to Public Television starting January 2017. Initially aired as Ray Stevens Nashville on RFD-TV, the nationally syndicated show has been expanded and will rebrand as Ray Stevens CabaRay Nashville. From the heart of Nashville at the legendary funnyman's Music [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Ray Stevens|Tags: |0 Comments

Photo Release: Colt Ford Joins WKSF for 9th Annual Guitar Jam

Pictured L-R: Colt Ford, female group Farewell Angelina, Chase Rice, Trent Tomlinson, Stephanie Quayle, Luke Combs Country star Colt Ford lent his talent last night to help iHeart Radio's WKSF for a successful 9th Annual Guitar Jam benefitting Mission Children's Hospital in Asheville, NC.

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Colt Ford|Tags: |0 Comments

December “Country’s Family Reunion” Episodes Include Merle Haggard Tribute, Christmas Special and Bill Anderson’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

December brings some of our favorite episodes of “Country’s Family Reunion.” We’ll kick off the month continuing to pay tribute to country music legend, Merle Haggard. One of the newest CFR specials features some of the fans favorite artists sharing their favorite Christmas memories, followed by the original Christmas Family Reunion from 1998. Artists in [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Bill Anderson, Merle Haggard|Tags: , |0 Comments

Dustin Lynch Premieres Sizzling Video for Chart-Rising Single “Seein’ Red”

Photo credit: Glenn Sweitzer Broken Bow Records’ artist DUSTIN LYNCH brings the blood-pumping lust of “Seein’ Red” to life in an epic new music video, a sizzling clip making its exclusive world premiere today (11/30) on Entertainment Tonight and Additional behind-the-scenes footage can also be found on today, with the full-length video airing [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Dustin Lynch|Tags: |0 Comments

Phil Vassar’s American Soul Launch Celebrates American in a Weeklong Tribute

Phil Vassar, the award-winning singer, songwriter and producer, drops his ninth studio album, American Soul, on Friday, December 2, 2016 with a unique, weeklong celebration of American ideals. American Soul was produced by Vassar and his longtime vocalist/guitarist and collaborator, Jeffrey Smith. Vassar and CMA/ACM Song of the Year winner, Tom Douglas, co-wrote the upbeat [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Phil Vassar|Tags: |0 Comments

Ryan Follese Makes It Official with New Music Video

Photo credit: Adam Taylor Chart-topping songwriter and artist Ryan Follese (pronounced fall-uh-ZAY) premiered his charming define-the-relationship music video for “Put A Label On It” throughout the weekend on CMT Hot 20 before the wide release. Watch the visual narrative here: "I have always believed that the best videos can enhance a song," said Ryan. [...]

By |November 28th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Ryan Follese|Tags: |0 Comments

Emerging Country Artist, Camille Rae, Releases Official Music Video for “But I Want You”

Country singer/songwriter, Camille Rae, has released the official music video to her single “But I Want You” through Facebook. “I am a huge Jaida Dreyer fan and I asked Aristo, my PR Company, if there was any way I could listen to and license one of her songs,” Rae said. “As soon as I heard [...]

By |November 28th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Camille Rae|Tags: |0 Comments

Chris Young Establishes Annual Scholarship for Middle Tennessee State University

RCA Records Nashville artist and former Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) student CHRIS YOUNG celebrated the season of giving today (Nov. 28) by creating an annual scholarship for recording industry students at his alma mater. “MTSU helped to give me a foundation for the music business and I want this scholarship to help other students [...]

By |November 28th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Chris Young|Tags: |0 Comments