Category Archives: NCD Interviews

10 Things Jason Aldean Says About His New Single, Album & Tour

10 Things Jason Aldean Says About His New Single, Album & Tour

On Jan. 26, Jason Aldean released the first single, “You Make It Easy,” from his upcoming eighth studio album, Rearview Town, which will drop on April 13. The bluesy ballad was co-penned by Morgan Wallen, Jordan Schmidt and Florida Georgia Line’s Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard. Jason stopped by the Nash campus to talk about…MORE

As “Hurricane” Eyes the No. 1 Spot on the Country Charts, Luke Combs Is Finding More Common Ground With “Super Nice Dude” Eric Church

As “Hurricane” Eyes the No. 1 Spot on the Country Charts, Luke Combs Is Finding More Common Ground With “Super Nice Dude” Eric Church

Let’s play a little Thursday trivia. How many singles did Eric Church release before reaching No. 1? Give up? 10. It wasn’t until Eric’s 10th single, “Drink in My Hand,” in 2011 that he scored a Billboard No. 1 tune. Depending on which way the wind blows, Luke Combs’ debut single, “Hurricane”—currently No. 2—could be…MORE

Hayley Orrantia Carves Her Own Path in Music City

Hayley Orrantia Carves Her Own Path in Music City

She may best be known for her role as Erica Goldberg on ABC’s hit comedy series, The Goldbergs, but Hayley Orrantia was singing and writing songs long before she ever became an actress. “I started out singing when I was 9,” Erica tells Nash Country Daily. “For me, music’s always been that thing that you…MORE

Nash Next Winner Todd O’Neill Releases First Single, “Love Again”

Nash Next Winner Todd O’Neill Releases First Single, “Love Again”

“The winner of the 2017 Nash Next Challenge is . . . Todd O’Neill.” Those were the words Todd heard in October 2016 after he beat out hundreds of competitors in a four-month-long competition to become the last man standing in the Nash Next Challenge, which was created by Cumulus Media and sponsored by Country…MORE

Jessie James Decker Achieves “Gold” Status With New Music

Jessie James Decker Achieves “Gold” Status With New Music

Beautiful. Stunning. Gorgeous. All adjectives one can use when describing Jessie James Decker’s outer beauty, but take a look on the inside and the word that comes to mind is gold. It’s no wonder the “Lights Down Low” singer chose that for the title of her latest EP. Jessie’s excitement over her new collection of…MORE

“Consistently Inconsistent” Jerrod Niemann Readies New Album & Spring Release of New Single, “God Made a Woman”

“Consistently Inconsistent” Jerrod Niemann Readies New Album & Spring Release of New Single, “God Made a Woman”

When it comes to releasing new singles, Jerrod Niemann is like Patrick Swayze in Roadhouse: “Expect the unexpected.” His previous five singles—“Drink to That All Night,” “Donkey,” “Buzz Back Girl,” “Blue Bandana” and “A Little More Love”—are as sonically and thematically varied as their success on the charts. 1-43-35-32-28. No, those aren’t your lucky lotto…MORE

With a Starring Role in the New Movie “Road Less Traveled,” Lauren Alaina Has Officially Unleashed on 2017

With a Starring Role in the New Movie “Road Less Traveled,” Lauren Alaina Has Officially Unleashed on 2017

Lauren Alaina has unleashed on 2017. On Jan. 27, Lauren released her sophomore album, Road Less Traveled, which debuted at No. 3 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart, while the album’s title track is currently No. 11 on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart. To coincide with the album’s release, Lauren joined Martina McBride’s Love Unleashed Tour…MORE

Dustin Lynch Is Having the Time of His Life as “Seein’ Red” Climbs the Charts

Dustin Lynch Is Having the Time of His Life as “Seein’ Red” Climbs the Charts

The momentum of Dustin Lynch’s career is going full-speed ahead as his first single, “Seein’ Red,” from his upcoming album, is nearing the top spot on the Billboard Country Airplay chart. If the song, currently sitting at No. 4 on the charts, hits the No. 1 spot, this would give Dustin his fourth consecutive No.…MORE

What’s New? Kristian Bush Talks New Musical, “Troubadour,” New Single, “Sing Along,” and Producing Lindsay Ell’s New Album

What’s New? Kristian Bush Talks New Musical, “Troubadour,” New Single, “Sing Along,” and Producing Lindsay Ell’s New Album

Kristian Bush is squeezing out every bit of “new” that the “new year” has to offer. In addition to scoring the new musical, Troubadour, a romantic comedy set in Nashville in the 1950s that opens in Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre on Jan. 18, the former Sugarland patriarch is releasing a new single, “Sing Along,” on January…MORE

Rascal Flatts Answers 8 Random Questions: The Christmas Version

Rascal Flatts Answers 8 Random Questions: The Christmas Version

It took 16 years for Rascal Flatts—Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney—to release the first Christmas album of their career, The Greatest Gift of All. The guys believed the timing was never right between their touring and new music, until this year. “It just felt right,” Jay tells Nash Country Daily about the…MORE

Gretchen Wilson Plans Her Comeback With “Rowdy” New Single

Gretchen Wilson Plans Her Comeback With “Rowdy” New Single

It’s been two years since Gretchen Wilson released her last single, “Chariot,” taking a couple of years off to raise her now-16-year-old daughter, but the Illinois native is back with a new party anthem, “Rowdy.” The single—written by Gretchen, Shane Minor and Trent Tomlinson—is about showing the kids today how to party like it used…MORE

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Champs!

Champs!

Carrie Underwood and Ludacris will team up to perform “The Champion” at the Radio Disney Music Awards on the Disney Channel on June 24.