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Aaron Watson’s “Red Bandana” Available For Pre-Order Starting Today, April 12th

“Pioneering independent” (Cowboys & Indians) Aaron Watson’s brand new album, Red Bandana, is available for pre-order/pre-save starting today, Friday,  April 12 at smarturl.it/AWRedBandana.  Two tracks from the 20-song collection release today in advance of the June 21 album.  “To Be The Moon,” a lyrically lilting stunner debuts along with an accompanying lyric video which …

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Keith Urban Tells The ‘Story Behind The Song’ of “Burden”

This past Sunday on the 54th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, Keith Urban took to the stage to deliver an emotionally charged and impassioned performance of “Burden,” originally written and recorded by Irish singer/songwriter Foy Vance. “The brevity of the song spoke to me as someone that has needed …

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Country Artist Morgan Wallen Honors Chester Bennington in his Home State with Cover of Linkin Park’s “In The End”

Morgan Wallen is currently embarking the U.S. on his highly successful headlining tour, and at a tour date at The Van Buren in Phoenix, AZ, which also happens to be Linkin Park’s late frontman Chester Bennington’s home state. Wallen decided to give fans his take on Linkin Park’s hit song …

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Grand Ole Opry to Kick Off CMA Fest Weekend with Carrie Underwood, Travis Tritt, Chris Janson and more

Grand Ole Opry will be kicking off CMA Festival weekend on Tuesday, June 4th, with not one but two big shows (7pm & 9pm) which will feature performances from Grand Ole Opry members Carrie Underwood, Travis Tritt, Chris Janson and more to be announced. The party doesn’t stop at that …

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CMT Music Awards Reveals Its Return to Nashville for 2019

Mark your calendars, the 2019 CMT Music Awards will take place Wednesday, June 5th, live from Nashville, TN. The fan voted award show will kick off CMA Fest weekend in Nashville, which will follow the award show from June 6th through the 9th. More information and nominees will be revealed …

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Justin Moore to Perform at the National Memorial Day Parade

The Valory Music Co. artist Justin Moore will perform “The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home” at the 15th Annual National Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27, live from Washington D.C. The National Memorial Day Parade is the largest Memorial Day parade in the nation. It draws more than 250,000 spectators …

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BMG to Release Much-Anticipated Billy Ray Cyrus Album The SnakeDoctor Circus

While Billy Ray Cyrus shares the No. 1 song on all music streaming platforms worldwide with the remix of Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road,” Cyrus is equally excited about the release of his long-planned album, The SnakeDoctor Circus. Cyrus and BMG planned to release the concept record on May 24 long …

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Jimmie Allen Appears on ‘CBS This Morning’ to Discuss Genre-Blurring Song “Old Town Toad”

Singer/songwriter and Stoney Creek Records/BBR Music Group artist Jimmie Allen appeared on “CBS This Morning” on Wednesday, April 10, to lend his voice to the ongoing conversation surrounding the Lil Nas X hit “Old Town Road.” His comments about the song that currently finds itself at the top of the Billboard Hot …

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Brett Young, Billy Ray Cyrus, Chris Janson Added to Nissan Stadium Lineup at CMA Fest 2019

The Country Music Association has added performances to the nightly concerts at Nissan Stadium during CMA Fest in downtown Nashville Thursday, June 6 through Sunday, June 9. A limited number of four-day passes for the nightly performances at Nissan Stadium are still available at CMAfest.com or through the CMA Box Office at 1-800-CMA-FEST. Brett Young will …

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Michael Ray Celebrates Third Number One Hit with “One That Got Away”

Coming off his first-ever ACM Award nomination for New Male Artist of the Year, Michael Ray is celebrating his third career No. 1 on the Mediabase country radio singles chart this week with his addictive hit single “One That Got Away.” It’s the first single to hit the top spot on the …

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