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Jordan Davis grabs his first gold with "Singles You Up"

Shortly before the taking the stage for his Wednesday night show at Music City's Exit/In, newcomer Jordan Davis found out his breakthrough single, "Singles You Up," has been certified gold.

The Louisiana native'... Read More

Carrie Underwood's keeping up with "American Idol" and she has a favorite

Season four winner Carrie Underwood is staying on top of the new season of American Idol, and she's rooting for a contestant from her Oklahoma hometown. 

"Finally getting to catch up on this week's... Read More

Dolly loves "Diane," even though she has another "Jolene" song of her own

Dolly Parton created one of the most sung-about love triangles in modern musical history, as she begged the fictional “Jolene,” “please don’t take my man.”

Now, with her latest single, C... Read More

Country star trivia

Thirteen years ago this week, Craig Morgan spent the first of four weeks atop the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart with this laid-back tune about the weekend. Can you name it? ANSWER:  "That's What I Love About Sunday... Read More

You Make It Easy: How Jason Aldean's "mini-me" is increasing his popularity on social media

If Jason Aldean's social media profile has expanded lately, the two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year admits he's probably not the one who can take the credit for it.  It seems the credit should go to Jason's nearly-four-month... Read More

Nashville notes

The 12th Annual ACM Honors returns to Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium for the ninth year in a row, on Wednesday, August 22.

Sony Music Nashville and Christian publisher Thomas Nelson are partnering to place copies of Dolly Parto... Read More

CMA Fest on the cheap: How to see some of your favorite stars without spending a dime

When CMA Fest takes over downtown Nashville June 7-10, it'll bring with it four nights of the biggest names in country music, onstage at Nissan Stadium. You'll need to buy a ticket for those concerts -- which feature everyone from Luke Bry... Read More

We ARE the Jet Set: Kelsea Ballerini conquers Australia with Morgan Evans by her side

Kelsea Ballerini only planned one international stop on her headlining Unapologetically Tour, but it was a sell-out:  She played Sydney’s Metro Theatre Tuesday in Australia.

Kelsea’s Austral... Read More

Blake Shelton heads for the mountains for new Ole Red location

Blake Shelton’s Ole Red empire continues to expand.

The star of The Voice announced Wednesday that he and his partners, Ryman Hospitality Properties, will open a new Ole Red location in the mou... Read More

Eleven stages, hundreds of artists, and you: All the info on CMA Fest 2018

The lineup is out for this year’s CMA Fest, with the June 7-10 gathering in downtown Nashville promising to be one country fans won’t want to miss. The Country Music Association has lined up hundreds of artists who’ll play eleven di... Read More

Luke Combs carries the country banner to Lollapalooza

Just like his number-one song says, “When It Rains It Pours.”  Wednesday, we learned Luke Combs will not only play the main stage at CMA Music Fest this summer, he’s also the sole country act booked f... Read More

Miranda Lambert will keep the flame burning with new single next month

Miranda Lambert will release “Keeper of the Flame” as the fourth single from her sixth studio album next month. Shortly after she put out The Weight of These Wings in 2016, she als... Read More

"Season Change" to gold for Scotty McCreery

Scotty McCreery recently made his very first trip to the top of the country singles chart, and now he’s getting the heavy metal to match.

“Received my GOLD certification plaque for my #1 hit &... Read More

Soul2Soul, Part 2: Why Devin Dawson will spend next summer re-living his highlight of 2017

After spending a weekend on tour with Tim McGraw and Faith Hill last summer, Devin Dawson proclaimed it the highlight of his entire year.  So you can imagine his ex... Read More