View Navigation

Melissa's Country News

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/18
Eric Church paid tribute to NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt during his concert Friday night in Greensboro, N.C. Just before he sang "Talladega", Eric brought out a flag with Dale Earnhardt's #3 and his signature screened onto it. When he held it up,...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/18
The Juno Awards took place last night in London and we have to say congratulations to all of the country artists who were nominated. Brett Kissel won Country Album of the Year for "We Were That Song". The Breakthrough Group of the Year, which is...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/18
We're willing to bet that when Brad Paisley was a surprise addition to the Rolling Stones Philadelphia concert in 2013, he did not expect to be on their new album. Brad joined the iconic band to sing "Dead Flowers" on their 50 and Counting Tour,...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/15
Blake Shelton's Ole Red Gatlinburg is marking its grand opening with a week-long celebration. On March 13, Blake took part by performing a private concert that raised almost $30,000 for Gatlinburg-Pittman High School's music programs. Ryman...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/15
Keith Urban made a dream come true for a busker in Dublin. Sam Clifford was performing on a street, when Keith stopped to listen to him and invited him to perform during his C2C show that night. Sam accepted of course and looked thrilled to be there.

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/15
The Arizona Republic is reporting that Rascal Flatts pulled the plug on a licensing agreement that would allow a developer to use the band's name, logo and image to build restaurants all over the country. According to the story, the company hired...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/14
It was 20 years ago, March 13, 1999, when Trisha Yearwood was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry by Porter Wagoner. A number of artists were on hand to help Trisha celebrate that milestone last night at the Opry. Ricky Skaggs - who surprised her...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/14
There is a new movie called Breakthrough hitting the theatres on April 17th and the soundtrack features a number of country artists including Carrie Underwood, Darius Rucker, Lauren Alaina, Maddie & Tae and more. Breakthrough stars Chrissy Metz,...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/14
Luke Combs had feelings for the woman who is now his fiancee before they even started dating. As a matter of fact, the song "Beautiful Crazy" was inspired by his feelings for Nicole. They started dating shortly after he played it for her.

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/14
Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd never miss watching Game of Thrones together. "We are pretty diligent about not watching Game of Thrones without the other unless we are just out of town and we have to see it," Maren shared in a recent interview. "I'd...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/14
Devin Dawson has just announced his California Smoke Tour that will run through California and help the wildfire victims in that state. All proceeds from the six shows will go to the California Fire Foundation. "One of the reasons I'm stoked...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/13
The Academy of Country Music announced the first round of performers for the 54th ACM Awards on April 7th, live from Las Vegas and hosted by Reba McEntire. Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Reba McEntire, Maren...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/13
Sara Evans has teamed up with two of her children, 19-year-old Avery and 16-year-old Olivia, to create the Barker Family Band. They were inspired by the response they received when Sara posted some clips of the three of them performing together....

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/13
Devin Dawson is getting married! He recently got engaged to his girlfriend Leah Sykes. He shared the news yesterday on Twitter. Leah is a singer/songwriter originally from Florida.

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/13
Miranda Lambert's MuttNation is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Miranda and her mom Bev started the organization in 2009 to try to end animal suffering and homelessness. The foundation has raised millions of dollars to help organizations and...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/13
Kane Brown set a new record on March 9th when he played the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. He played to an audience of 75,126 fans, which means he now holds the title for biggest country artist debut in the Rodeo's history. He is at number 15...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/13
Jason Aldean's sister got engaged on March 7th and it has a Canadian connection. Chuck Wicks proposed to his girlfriend Kasi Williams at Lake Louise in Banff National Park. According to Chuck's Instagram it was the perfect moment, saying, "We...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/08
The video for Brothers Osborne's new single "I Don't Remember Me (Before You)" had them hanging out with real bulls. The video was directed by Wes Edwards and Ryan Silver, who said that the brothers were on board with the idea right away. John...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/08
Jake Owen is planning to take it easy this year and spend some time with his new baby. "I don't have a tour put together this year," says Jake. "I'm playing a lot of shows, but they're going to be more festival dates. A lot of artists are going...

Read More >>

Posted by Alysha McIntyre on 2019/03/07
Jason Aldean will receive the Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award at this year's ACM Awards ceremony. "This is probably one of the coolest awards I've ever been given," Jason said in a press release. "My heroes are on this list, something I...

Read More >>

KX-947 Listener Club

KX94-7 Weekly Poll

When making a purchase at a store, which check-out lane do you choose?

Upcoming Concerts

Luke Combs

March 28th 2019
London, Budweiser Garden

Luke Combs

March 29th 2019
Oshawa, Tribute Communities Centre

Lisa Brokop's Legendary Ladies Of Country

April 3rd 2019
St. Catharines, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Twitter Feed

Site Search