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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/21
Lady Antebellum's new album, Heart Break, was released June 9th and it has now hit number one on Billboard's Top Country Albums.  It sold 53,000 equivalent albums, landing it in the number four spot on the all-genre Billboard 200. 

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/20
Jason Aldean will return to his hometown of Macon, Georgia for the second Concert For The Kids on August 11th.  Last year, he raised more than half a million dollars and this year he plans to expand to the Macon Coliseum for a larger...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/20
Thomas Rhett's Home Team Tour is getting another extension, with five new shows in the fall added.  The international tour originally announced 15 stops and added 25 more in January.  His tour started in February and will end in Belfast, UK...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/20
Carrie Underwood made sure to post a special message for Mike Fisher on Father's Day.  She shared a really sweet picture of Mike and Isaiah and followed with this wonderful message: "And to Mike, Isaiah is so blessed to have you as his dad....

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/19
Brett Eldredge once made a living by playing in the lobby of the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas.  He talked about his time there with People magazine, saying, "Before I signed my first record deal, I was in a house band in Vegas. It was...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/19
In celebration of Father's Day, the Zac Brown Band put together a special version of the video for "My Old Man".  It features pictures of their fans with their dads.    

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/16
Shania Twain recently shared that the first single off her upcoming album was chosen by her son, Eja.  She said she wrote a huge batch of songs for the album and when it came to picking the tracks, his opinion was invaluable.  Shania said...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/16
During a recent concert, Garth Brooks spotted a fan holding up a sign asking for his autograph.  She didn't want him to sign a picture or shirt.  She was hoping he would sign her shoulder so that she could have his autograph permanently...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/16
Alan Jackson has finished opening his downtown Nashville venue, called AJ's Good Time Bar.  It's a four-level building that features a honky-tonk on the first floor, a man cave on the second floor, a fishing theme on the third level and a...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/15
Gretchen Wilson is ready to release new music and get back on the road.  Her new album, Ready to Get Rowdy, is being released tomorrow and includes a collaboration with Kid Rock.  "Listening to this record in its entirety will make you believe...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/15
High Valley joins Tim McGraw and Faith Hill on the road as the opening act for their Soul2Soul Tour.  They are performing in Michigan, Wisconsin and Illinoios starting tonight and running until Saturday.  The brothers admit they are "the good...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/15
Shania Twain fans are going to be thrilled to hear that the superstar's new album will be released in September.  The record is called Now and it will be available September 29th.  She also shared the cover art, which shows Shania wearing her ...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/14
Garth Brooks made a fan super happy at a recent concert.  Jeremy Larson, a 24-year-old aspiring musician, managed to get tickets to all of Garth's weekend shows in Billings, Montana and he caught the superstar's attention with a sign that...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/14
One month ago, Luke Combs debut single, "Hurricane", was sitting at number one on Billboard's Country Airplay chart and now his debut album, This One's For You, has reached number one on the Top Country Albums chart this week.  It sold 43,000...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/14
Forbes magazine released its list of the Top 100 Highest-Paid Celebrities on Monday and seven country artists make an appearance. Number 26: Garth Brooks, $60 million Number 53: Kenny Chesney, $42.5 million Number 55: Luke Bryan, $42...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/13
Luke Bryan surprised some lucky fans last week at CMA Fest.  The two women, who had just moved to Nashville, hopped into a Chevy for a ride around town, but were surprised when the vehicle pulled over to let Luke Bryan in.  "All right let's...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/13
Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley and his wife, Brittney, launched a fashion line called Tribe Kelley in 2014 and it is already getting its own storefront.  The couple revealed their latest collection last month at Ron Robinson in West...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/13
Miranda Lambert and her dogs led more than 1,000 people for the first-ever MuttNation March through Nashville on June 8th.  The parade ended in downtown Nashville at the MuttNation Foundation Adoption Drive, which featured 60 shelter dogs. ...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/13
The CMAOntario Awards were held Sunday night in London.  Meghan Patrick won four awards including Female Artist of the Year, the Rising Star Award, Music Video of the Year for "Bow Chicka Wow Wow" and Album of the Year for "Grace and Grit"....

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/06/12
Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley will team up again to co-host the CMA Awards for the 10th year.  Vince Gill still holds the record at 12 years.  The 51st Annual CMA Awards will air live from Bridgestone Arena on November 8th on ABC.

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