CMA reveals the recipients of the 9th annual CMA Triple Play Awards

The Country Music Association has revealed the recipients of the ninth annual CMA Triple Play Awards, an honor presented to songwriters who pen three No. 1 songs within a 12-month period based on the Country Aircheck, Billboard Country Airplay, and Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. Ashley Gorley will receive three trophies in recognition of nine No. 1 songs, while Shane McAnally will receive two [...]

George Strait, Reba, Jason Aldean and more perform benefit concert, Country Rising, for flood relief and aid to Las Vegas shooting victims

Photo credit: Getty Images Country Rising, a benefit concert that featured a star-studded lineup including Chris Stapleton, Reba McEntire and George Strait, took over Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena Sunday night to raise money for those affected by the hurricanes in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean Islands. Additionally, the night’s funds would also help provide [...]

Sam Hunt Concert Special Premieres on AT&T Audience Network

Tune in to the AT&T* AUDIENCE Network concert special "Sam Hunt" airing Friday, September 15,at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT via Directv Ch 239, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114 and on-demand through Direct now. Watch and share the trailer for the concert special featuring an electrifying live performance and interview from the GRAMMY-nominated, multi-platinum-selling star--(HERE). AUDIENCE Network delivers groundbreaking concerts, unique stories and [...]

By |September 12th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Carrie Underwood and Sam Hunt helped raise over $630,000 for Mission Lazarus

Country stars Carrie Underwood and Sam Hunt joined hit songwriters Zach Crowell, Matt Jenkins and Bryan Simpson to help raise over $630,000 for Mission Lazarus at the inaugural "Songs On A Mission" event at The Mansion at Fontanel Thursday night. The star-studded affair was created with the idea of drawing a parallel between how songwriters work in the [...]

By |September 9th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Ryan Follese debuts new music on the Sam Hunt 15 in 30 Tour

Chart-topping songwriter and award-winning entertainer Ryan Follese embraces his heritage throughout his self-titled Country album, out now ( on BMLG Records. He has been teasing new tracks the last few months while out on a coveted opening slot on Sam Hunt’s 15 IN A 30 TOUR. A pinnacle moment highlighting what audiences from coast-to-coast have [...]

Sam Hunt breaks the record in chart history with “Body Like A Back Road”

Photo Credit: Connor Dwyer Country star Sam Hunt’s smash single “Body Like A Back Road” shot to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart over six months ago, where it has remained for an unprecedented 25 consecutive weeks, breaking the record for most weeks atop the nearly 59-year-old chart.  The three-week country radio No. 1 hit written [...]

Sam Hunt received Double Platinum for “Body Like A Back Road”

Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road” released to country radio Feb. 1 and raced to the top of the charts in only twelve weeks. The three-week No. 1 still remains in the Top 5 titles for country radio airplay and is currently climbing pop radio’s Top 15. “Body Like A Back Road” is also [...]

Sam Hunt Announced as Headliner for 2018 Taste of Country Music Festival

Country music superstar Sam Hunt has been announced as one of the headliners for the 6th Annual Taste of Country Music Festival, which will take place June 8-10, 2018 at Hunter Mountain Resort (Hunter, NY) in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County. Hunt was scheduled to perform at the 2017 festival, but was forced [...]

Blake Shelton, Rascal Flatts, Eric Church and More Rock Night Two of CMA Fest

Last night (6/9) marked night two of CMA Fest as fans gathered to Nissan Stadium in Nashville to see some of their favorite artists perform their biggest hits in one arena.  Last night's performing artists included Trace Adkins, Rascal Flatts, Dustin Lynch, Sam Hunt, Brett Young, Kelsea Ballerini, Eric Church and Blake Shelton. Trace Adkins [...]

CMA Fest Day 2 continues with the superstars

Trace Adkins discusses his first CMA Fest as a fan plus Sam Hunt talks about releasing new music for the fans. Check out the CMA Fest Day two interviews backstage at the Nissan Stadium. More to come!