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Last night on the stage of the Mother Church of Country Music, the reigning CMA and ACM Entertainer of the Year teamed up with the winningest artist in ACM history for a rare moment: Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert turned “The House That Built Me” -- her triple-platinum, multi-week number one from 2010 --…... Read More

Jimmie Allen gave it his

Jimmie Allen’s transportation troubles will keep him from making Wednesday night's stop on the Raised on Country Tour. “I will not be able to make it to the show tonight in Virginia Beach with Chris Young & Chris Janson,” he revealed this morning on Twitter. “We had some bus issues that won't be resolved…... Read More

Country star trivia

Barbara Mandrell and Lee Greenwood scored a #3 hit in 1984 with this song from their duet album, Meant for Each Other. Can you name it? ANSWER: "To Me." Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.... Read More

Keith Urban, Chris Young, Chris Janson, Midland & more walk the red carpet before the 2019 ACM Honors

Wednesday night in Nashville, the Academy of Country Music took care of some unfinished business, passing out the non-televised honors from April's ACM Awards. Entertainer of the Year Keith Urban was excited for the chance to shine the light on musicians, songwriters, venues and promoters. "I just love the opportunity to celebrate…... Read More

Nashville notes

Country Music Hall of Famers Alabama are postponing the rest of their 50th Anniversary Tour as lead singer Randy Owen deals with cluster migraines and vertigo. Look for rescheduled dates to be announced in the coming weeks. You should start hearing The Cadillac Three's new track, "All the Makin's of a Saturday Night," during college…... Read More

This One's for the Girls: A female-centric ACM Honors pays tribute to Martina, Miranda & more

Next November’s CMA Award will highlight country’s greatest female voices during a show hosted by Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire. But the Academy of Country Music got a jump on the trend Wednesday during its 13th annual ACM Honors at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. “Thank you to all the pioneers that came before…... Read More

Ask your question, but

If you want to know more about Old Dominion’s forthcoming third album, you’ll have a chance to get the scoop on Thursday. The CMA and ACM Vocal Group of the Year will do a question and answer session on Twitter starting at 11:30 a.m. ET on August 22. Just tweet your question and…... Read More

Dan + Shay's Shay Mooney is awaiting baby #2, but he's a little

You can add one more name to the ever-growing list of country stars expecting babies these days: Shay Mooney. Shay and his wife Hannah shared the news on Instagram on Wednesday, along with a picture of their two-year-old son, Asher James. Of course, this week Dan + Shay also happen to have the top song in the…... Read More


The vintage pink Cadillac parked outside Nashville’s Texas Troubadour Theater on Tuesday night was a huge hint as to what was happening inside: Midland was previewing their new album for an invitation-only audience inside the Music Valley venue named for Country Music Hall of Famer Ernest Tubb. Hit songwriters and co-producers Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne introduced Mark…... Read More

Matt Stell is headed for prime time, performing

Newcomer Matt Stell is set to sing his debut hit next week on ABC’s Bachelor in Paradise. The Arkansas native performs his top fifteen single, “Prayed for You,” next Tuesday during the wedding of Paradise alums Krystal Neilson and Chris Randone in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. You can tune in to see Matt sing the romantic ballad starting at 8 p.m. ET …... Read More

Former Presidents Bush, Carter, Clinton & Obama line up to honor Garth Brooks next month in NYC

Garth Brooks will receive the first-ever George H.W. Bush Points of Light Award for Caring and Compassion during a gala next month in New York City. The 41st president -- who was a huge country music fan -- started the Points of Light campaign, which even had its own theme song, sung by Randy…... Read More