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Dierks Bentley closes the Mountain High Tour with sold-out Hollywood show featuring Dwight Yoakam

Dierks Bentley wrapped up his 2018 Mountain High Tour with a sold-out Saturday night show at the Hollywood Bowl that also included a surprise appearance by Dwight Yoakam. Openers LANCO and Brothers Osborne joined Dierks and the country legend for an impromptu two-song jam. “This season of my life has been filled with so much meaning…... Read More

Country star trivia

This #2 hit from 1991 was co-written by Alan Jackson and Randy Travis, and was recorded by the latter on his High Lonesome album. Can you name it? ANSWER: "Better Class of Losers." Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.... Read More

Blake Shelton serves up support for "Voice" contestants, and trash talk for his rival coaches: "They can kiss my butt"

If you watch The Voice, you know pretty much anything is fair game when it comes to the coaches, especially with Blake Shelton and Adam Levine. While Blake, Adam, Kelly Clarkson, and Jennifer Hudson may engage in some friendly rivalry with each other, they all agree it's their job to be supportive when it comes to the…... Read More

Nashville notes

Toby Keith's self-titled debut album from 1993 will be re-released November 30 in a special 25th Anniversary Edition. Renamed Should've Been a Cowboy after its breakthrough hit, the new version has been remastered and includes three rare tracks, as well as a new cover and liner notes. Trace Adkins is set to be a…... Read More

Newcomer Jimmie Allen gives it his "Best Shot," as Mercury Lane pays tribute to his roots

For newcomer Jimmie Allen, lots of dreams are coming true these days: he's on the verge of having his first top-ten hit with "Best Shot," just as his debut album is out. Mercury Lane takes its name from the place where Jimmie was raised. "It's the street I grew up on in…... Read More

Heaven: Kane Brown weds fiancee Katelyn Jae

At Tuesday night's American Music Awards, Kane Brown told ABC Radio that he was getting married "this week." Well, he wasn't lying: He and girlfriend Katelyn Jae tied the knot on Friday, according to People magazine. Kane and Katelyn, who got engaged last year, got married at Mint Springs Farm…... Read More

Listen now: William Michael Morgan showcases some Mississippi soul on "Tonight Girl"

“Tonight Girl” is the first new music from William Michael Morgan since his 2016 debut, Vinyl, which contained his breakthrough #1 hit, “I Met a Girl.” For his new music, William Michael is leaning on his Mississippi roots. “A lot of the casinos down in Vicksburg, MS get packed out every night with…... Read More

Mitchell Tenpenny will help supply Christmas 4 Kids by playing the Ryman

Newcomer Mitchell Tenpenny is set to play this year’s annual Christmas 4 Kids fundraiser at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium. The “Drunk Me” hit-maker will take the stage alongside the likes of Restless Heart, TG Sheppard, Darryl Worley, Shenandoah and more for the Monday, November 19 show. “Once again, it will be our honor to be a part…... Read More

Listen now: Justin Moore pays tribute to "The Ones That Didn't Make It Back Home"

Justin Moore remembers “The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home” in the lead single from his forthcoming fifth studio album, which is expected in 2019. “This song is dedicated to ALL the ones that didn’t make it back home…” he says in the promotional materials for the song. “Soldiers, first…... Read More

Brantley Gilbert plans free Nashville pop-up show for "The Weekend"

Brantley Gilbert will get Tennessee Titans fans revved up on Sunday, with a free pop-up show before the Nashville team takes on the Baltimore Ravens. The “One Hell of an Amen” hitmaker will take the stage on the plaza outside the Bridgestone Arena at noon CT, before the game starts across…... Read More

Listen now: Pistol Annies are on fire with "Stop Drop and Roll One"

An especially fruitful songwriting session inspired the latest track released from Pistol Annies’ new album, Interstate Gospel, which comes out November 2. “We’d just finished a song out at the farm,” Ashley Monroe recalls, “and Miranda [Lambert] said, ‘Girls, we’re on fire I think…’ and then she said, ‘So stop,…... Read More