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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/10
Shania Twain and Nick Jonas are releasing a new holiday song called "Say All You Want for Christmas". They both shared the news with their fans yesterday.  The song is available today (Nov. 10).  Earlier this year, Nick joined Shania onstage...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/09
BMI's Country Awards ceremony was held Tuesday night and Keith Urban was honored to receive their Champion Award.  He was being acknowledged for his charitable work and advocacy for music education through the Country Music Hall of Fame and...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/09
Garth Brooks has admitted that he had to lip sync his performance of "Ask Me How I Know" during last night's CMA Awards.  He said that he was feeling under the weather and had to decide whether he would lip sync the song or sing along with a ...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/09
One of the biggest surprises at the CMA Awards last night was when Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush took the stage together to present Vocal Duo of the Year and teased the idea that they could be making a comeback.  The duo...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/09
The 51st annual CMA Awards were held last night in Nashville.  For the sixth time, Garth Brooks was named the Entertainer of the Year.  Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert were both nominated for 5 awards, but they both walked away with only one. ...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/08
Congratulations to the Brothers Osborne!  They were early CMA winners, picking up the trophy for Music Video of the Year for "It Ain't My Fault". Kelsea Ballerini announced the winner this morning on Good Morning America before she...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/08
Michael Ray recently launched Wrigley Cares: Helping Animals in Need and teamed up with local animal shelters to set up donation stations at each of his tour stops. In just four weeks, Michael and his fans collected over 100,000 meals for...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/08
Carrie Underwood recently shared a picture that shows her two-year-old son Isaiah hugging a poster of her while he was out shopping with his dad.  The poster is an advertisement for her clothing line Calia.  She captioned the picture by saying...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/08
Reba McEntire will be hosting this year's CMA Country Christmas.  The show is being taped on November 14th at the Grand Ole Opry House and it will air on ABC November 27th at 7pm.  This year's lineup includes Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Bryan,...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/07
Luke Combs joined with the CMA Foundation to help the music program at the Houston Independent School District return to normal after Hurricane Harvey.  On November 3rd, Luke and the CMA surprised students and their families from Whittier...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/07
It might not be the best idea to dress up as a teddy bear and sneak up on your dog.  Jake Owen learned this lesson the hard way on Halloween.  He shared a picture on social media of him sitting with his two dogs and wearing his Ted costume. ...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/07
Chris Young, Sam Hunt, Dierks Bentley, Lee Brice, Brothers Osborne and more went fishing in Hendersonville, Tenn. on November 4th to take part in the Cast for a Cure to benefit the T.J. Martell Foundation.  All proceeds from the event help to...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/07
Kenny Chesney's Live in No Shoes Nation has just become his eighth number one on the all-genre Billboard 200 Albums chart.  The 30-song live album sold 219,000 units.  It includes songs from the last 10 years of Kenny's shoes and it features...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/07
Thomas Rhett's "Unforgettable" has just become his third number one single in 2017.  The song made it to number one after 14 weeks on the charts, which makes it his fastest rising single and it also marks his ninth number one single.  Thomas...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/06
The same day that he released his new album, Texoma Shore, Blake Shelton revealed that someone had driven a truck into his home in Oklahoma.  He was appearing on Live With Kelly and Ryan on Friday morning and he told them, "This is a weird...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/06
A fire has destroyed the clubhouse at George Strait's Tapatio Springs Resort in Boern, Texas on Saturday.  Thankfully, no injuries were reported but the building is a total loss.  Authorities say that the fire started in the attic and...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/06
Shania Twain has partnered with the maker of the mobile game Home Street to become an animated character in their The Sims-like mobile game.  According to the trailer, "Shania's in-game character will lead players through stories, four music...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/03
Johnny Reid is coming to KX Country for five shows. His album "Revival" came out today (Friday November 3rd). His tour is in April of 2018. He'll play The Danforth Music Hall twice, April 2nd & 3rd, The Meridian Centre in St. Catherines April...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/03
Kane Brown will be getting married in the Fall of 2018. Kane proposed to his now fiance Katelyn back in April.  Here's how it happened. Kane sent Katelyn to be with her family in Philadelphia for a week.  Then he didn't communicate with her...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/11/03
Luke Bryan says it's hard beiing on the road and away from the family.  In fact, he was sitting in his kitchen at home recently talking to his boys and asked them if they were happy with him. He apologized to them for being away from home so...

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