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Jim Casey is the managing editor at Nash Country Daily. Formerly the managing editor at Nash Country Weekly and FIGHT! magazines, Jim is a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (B.A., 2001) and University of Memphis (M.A., 2004). When he’s not attending Dwight Yoakam or Robert Earl Keen concerts, Jim can be found sipping George Dickel on the Elk River while he works on his first book of Southern fiction.

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Watch Michael Ray Get a Taste of Miami Nightlife in New Video for “One That Got Away”

Watch Michael Ray Get a Taste of Miami Nightlife in New Video for “One That Got Away”

Michael Ray dropped a new video for his current single, “One That Got Away.” The mid-tempo tune, which is currently No. 32 on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart after eight weeks, was penned by Josh Osborne, Matthew Ramsey, Trevor Rosen and Jesse Frasure. Following previous single “Get to You,” “One That Got Away” is the second…MORE

Carrie Underwood to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Carrie Underwood to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Following in the footsteps of past country luminaries like Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton and Loretta Lynn, Carrie Underwood will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Sept. 20. Carrie will receive the 2,646th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, located at 1750 North Vine Street in front of Capitol Records. Guest…MORE

FGL + USO

FGL + USO

Florida Georgia Line will headline the World’s Biggest USO Tour on Sept. 12 in Washington, D.C. The performance will be live-streamed via USO.org at 8 p.m. ET.MORE

Brett Young Reveals Release Date and Track List for Sophomore Album, “Ticket to L.A.”

Brett Young Reveals Release Date and Track List for Sophomore Album, “Ticket to L.A.”

California native Brett Young revealed he will drop his sophomore album, Ticket to L.A., on Dec. 7. The upcoming record follows the 2017 release of Brett’s self-titled debut album, which spawned four No. 1 hits, including “Sleep Without You,” “In Case You Didn’t Know,” “Like I Loved You” and “Mercy.” “It’s been four-and-a-half years that…MORE

Zac Brown Band Teams With Shawn Mendes for Upcoming “CMT Crossroads”

Zac Brown Band Teams With Shawn Mendes for Upcoming “CMT Crossroads”

Zac Brown Band will team with singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes for an upcoming episode of CMT Crossroads. The new episode, which will be filmed at the Factory’s Liberty Hall in Franklin, Tenn., on Sept. 11, will air on CMT on Oct. 24. “Shawn is an incredibly talented artist and it’s been exciting to watch his career…MORE

Kelsea Ballerini Added as 5th Coach on Upcoming Season of “The Voice”

Kelsea Ballerini Added as 5th Coach on Upcoming Season of “The Voice”

Kelsea Ballerini will serve as the “fifth” coach on Season 15 of The Voice, which premieres on Sept. 24 on NBC. Coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Clarkson will reprise their duties as coaches for the contestants during the upcoming season, while Kelsea’s new role features her mentoring six deserving contestants during…MORE

Watch Outlaw Dustin Lynch Go On the Lam in New Video for “Good Girl”

Watch Outlaw Dustin Lynch Go On the Lam in New Video for “Good Girl”

Dustin Lynch dropped a new video for his current single, “Good Girl,” which is No. 30 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart after 18 weeks. Directed by Mason Dixon and filmed throughout the Mojave Desert, the new clip features Dustin and his partner in crime running—and driving—from the law. With the release of “Good Girl”…MORE

Luke Combs Announces 28-Date Headlining Arena Tour

Luke Combs Announces 28-Date Headlining Arena Tour

Luke Combs will embark on his first headlining arena tour in 2019. Luke’s Beer Never Broke My Heart Tour will kick off on Jan. 31 in Birmingham, Ala., will more than 25 stops through May 12. Lanco and Jameson Rodgers will serve as support. Tickets go on sale on Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. local…MORE

Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Dolly Parton, Travis Tritt & More Remember Burt Reynolds

Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Dolly Parton, Travis Tritt & More Remember Burt Reynolds

After news broke on Sept. 6 that iconic star Burt Reynolds, 82, died of cardiac arrest, many country stars, including Blake Shelton, Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley, Toby Keith and more, shared their remembrances of the Bandit. Extremely sad to hear about the passing of Burt Reynolds.. Possibly my favorite personality of all time.…MORE

Emmylou Harris’ New Exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame Will Open on Oct. 5

Emmylou Harris’ New Exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame Will Open on Oct. 5

Emmylou Harris will be the featured subject of an upcoming exhibit—Emmylou Harris: Songbird’s Flight—at the Country Music Hall of Fame. Opening on Oct. 5 and running through Aug. 4, 2019, Songbird’s Flight will explore the musical and personal journey of the 13-time Grammy winner and Country Music Hall of Fame member. “From my first album…MORE

Kane Brown Reveals Cover Art & Release Date of Sophomore Album, “Experiment”

Kane Brown Reveals Cover Art & Release Date of Sophomore Album, “Experiment”

Following the release of his self-titled debut album in December 2016, Kane Brown has announced he will drop his sophomore project, Experiment, on Nov. 9. Kane made the announcement via Instagram, revealing the album’s cover art as well as the availability of a new track, “Homesick,” on Sept. 6. The album is also available for…MORE

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Rose Colored

Rose Colored

Maggie Rose will drop her new album, Change the Whole Thing, on Sept. 21, with upcoming tour stops in Nashville (Sept. 26) and Atlanta (Sept. 27).