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 [...]

Keith Urban’s new ‘Female’ song has special guests as Background Vocalists

Keith Urban released a new song just shortly before he performed the tune on the CMA Awards in Nashville. The song title is "Female" and features his wife, Nicole Kidman on background vocals and the tune's co-writer, Nicolle Galyon. "I thought it was nice and very personal to blend these girls into the song," Urban stated, [...]

Kacey Musgraves says ‘I Do’ at a wedding ceremony in Tennessee

Kacey Musgraves said 'I Do' on Saturday (Oct. 14) at her wedding ceremony in Tennessee. The country singer posted a simple bride emoji and hearts on Twitter.   Today. ???????????? — K A C E Y (@KaceyMusgraves) October 14, 2017 Last December, while home for the holidays in her childhood home in Texas, her singer/songwriter boyfriend now [...]

By |October 15th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Songwriter/Producer Shane McAnally receives three ACM Nominations

The Academy of Country Music announced this morning that award-winning creative powerhouse, Shane McAnally, is nominated for three categories at the 2017 ACM Awards for Song of the Year, Songwriter of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year. The critically acclaimed songwriter, producer, and newly appointed label co-president is a 12-time ACM nominee and has earned awards in [...]

By |February 18th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Monument Records Re-Launches Under Sony Music

Sony Music announced the re-launching of their label Monument Records, with respected industry veterans Jason Owen and Shane McAnally serving as co-presidents of the label. Critically acclaimed newcomers Caitlyn Smith and Walker Hayes are Monument’s leading artists. An imprint of Sony Music Entertainment, Monument Records will employ a staff of creative and innovative thinkers in [...]