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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/08
The CMT Awards were held earlier this week. Along with handing out the hardware there was a parody of the recent royal wedding betweeen Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. A couple of standouts were Darius Rucker dressed up as the Queen and the guys...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/08
Guys, if you're thinking of growing a beard so it doesn't bug your wife then here is a suggestion from Dierks Bentley. He says when he first grew a beard at certain levels it woud bother his wife Cassidy. So he shaved it off and grew it in again....

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/08
Good news. Kane Brown has told us when his next album will be coming our way. No title has been made public but November 9th is when his next album will come our way. If it does half as well as his self titled album that came out in 2016 he'll be...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/07
Terri Clark is the 2018 artist inductee to the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame.  She will be honoured at the CCMA Awards on Sunday, September 9th. "It is such an honour to be inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame," said Terri....

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/07
Sad news to pass along this morning. Walker Hayes and his wife Laney are mourning the loss of their baby. In a statement on twitter Walker said, "It is with great sadness that Laney and I share with you the news that our sweet Oakleigh Klover...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/06
Before the year is done Kane Brown and fiance Katelyn Jae will be married. There is a trend now for couples not to have bachelor or bachelorette parties. Kane and Katelyn won't have those parties either......sort of.  Kane says they're both...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/06
Fan Fest is happening this week in Nashville.  We'll get to see the highlights again this year on a TV special.  It will air August 8th. Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett will host the special for the second year in a row.  The line-up for this...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/06
The Canadian Football League has announed the line-up for their Thursday Night Football Concert Series. Canadian country music is well represented. The Reklaws kick things off for the first game of the season in Winnipeg on June 14th. James...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/05
Kimberly Williams-Paisley hosted the 2nd annual 80's Dance Party to End Alz, which benefits the Alzheimer's Association, on June 3rd. The event featured performances from Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, Chris Young, Lindsay Ell, High Valley and...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/05
Florida Georgia Line is heading to Vegas. The residency is for just five nights in December of 2018. btw. 11 year old Mason Ramsey, known as Walmart Boy, will be opening for them.  Brian Kelley of FGL says he has good vibes about Vegas. He...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/05
Not a lot of details at this point but Garth Brooks says new music and another tour are in the works.  As for the tour he says dates will be announced in batches, much like he did last time. He also says the upcoming tour will be on a "whole...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/04
The CMA Ontario Awards were handed out this past weekend in London. Meghan Patrick walked away with three awards including Female Artist, Fan's Choice, and Music Video for 'Country Music Made Me Do It'. James Barker Band won Album of The Year for...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/04
Maddie Marlow of Maddie & Tae announced on social media that she and her longtime boyfriend, Jonah Font, are engaged. The ring contains part of her mom's original engagement ring, so Maddie hopes that one day she can pass it down to her children....

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/04
Cole Swindell will release his third album, All of It, on August 17th. His sophmore album, You Should Be Here, featured three number one singles, "You Should Be Here", "Middle of a Memory" and "Flatliner".

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/06/01
Luke Combs said in a recent interview that, even though he loves dogs, he comes home to two cats. "People always assume I'm a dog guy, which I am. I love dogs. But I live in an apartment, and I'm not really home a lot. So, I had a cat from a...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/05/31
The Country Music Association has created a scholarship for up-and-coming musicians named after Kix Brooks. The KixStart Artist Scholarship program will provide professional and educational opportunites for emerging artists. He was a driving...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/05/31
During a recent interview, Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line and his wife Hayley said that they are planning to have three kids. They have also been thinking about adopting. "We've talked about adopting one day as well, so I don't know if...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/05/31
George Canyon will be playing the role of "Teen Angel" in the Toronto production of 'Grease'. He will join the cast from June 12th - 17th.

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/05/30
Morgan Evans says that his song "Kiss Somebody" was not written for his wife Kelsea Ballerini.  He actually wrote it with a friend in mind. Morgan said, "It was inspired by a mate of mine, actually. I used to stay with him in Nashville before I...

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Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2018/05/30
More performers have been added to the upcoming CMT Music Awards on June 6th. Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Little Big Town and Backstreet Boys will all perform that night. Look for collaborations from Dierks...

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