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Brandy Clark Shows Her True Character(s) With New Album, “Big Day in a Small Town”

Brandy Clark Shows Her True Character(s) With New Album, “Big Day in a Small Town”

In 1994’s Pulp Fiction, Harvey Keitel’s character, Winston Wolf, tells his girlfriend “Just because you are a character doesn’t mean that you have character.” Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Brandy Clark is a character . . . who has character . . . who loves to create characters. Brandy’s sophomore album, Big Day in a Small Town (June…MORE

Jennifer Nettles Charts Her Own Course of Personal Exploration With Fiery New Album

Jennifer Nettles Charts Her Own Course of Personal Exploration With Fiery New Album

Jennifer Nettles is still discovering herself. That’s a scary thought when you take into consideration everything the 41-year-old has already accomplished in her career. It’s even scarier when you look at what she’s done in the last two years. The female half of the Grammy-winning duo Sugarland topped the Billboard Country Albums chart in 2014…MORE

Go Behind the Song: Tim McGraw’s “Humble and Kind”

Go Behind the Song: Tim McGraw’s “Humble and Kind”

Song: “Humble and Kind” Artist: Tim McGraw Written by: Lori McKenna Her kids were already at school and Lori McKenna had nothing to do on May 2, 2014, other than dig into some songwriting. As she sat daydreaming at her dining room table, finding an idea wasn’t a challenge. She knew she had waited long…MORE

Chase Bryant Talks His First Country Crush, Tour Bus Must-Haves & More

Chase Bryant Talks His First Country Crush, Tour Bus Must-Haves & More

You may know him from his debut single, “Take It On Back,” or his recent Top 5 hit “Little Bit of You,” but Chase Bryant wants you to get to know him just a little bit more. The nephew of Ricochet’s (“Daddy’s Money”) Jeff and Junior Bryant, Chase has been getting tips on the road from some heavy hitters…MORE

Chris Young and Cassadee Pope Ask Each Other the “Surprising” Questions

Chris Young and Cassadee Pope Ask Each Other the “Surprising” Questions

“Think of You” duet partners Chris Young and Cassadee Pope have been sharing the stage a lot this year. From performing their hit tune at the ACM Awards to belting it out on a nightly basis during Chris’ I’m Coming Over Tour, there is no doubt the two stars have plenty of onstage chemistry. As…MORE

Behind The Song: Blake Shelton’s “Came Here To Forget”

Behind The Song: Blake Shelton’s “Came Here To Forget”

Song: “Came Here To Forget” Artist: Blake Shelton Written by: Craig Wiseman and Deric Ruttan Inspiration can strike at any given moment for a songwriter, regardless of their surroundings and circumstances. For Deric Ruttan, a quick run to Walgreens was all it took for the title “Came Here to Forget” to enter his mind. As he sat…MORE

Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott on the “Most Unexpected Blessing” of Motherhood

Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott on the “Most Unexpected Blessing” of Motherhood

Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott and husband Chris Tyrell (Lady A’s drummer) welcomed the birth of their daughter, Eisele, in July 2013. The toddler soon joined mom and dad on the road for Lady A’s 2014 Take Me Downtown Tour and 2015 Wheels Up Tour, and she became a very camera-friendly addition to Hillary’s social media…MORE

Blake Shelton: “Austin” Q&A

Blake Shelton: “Austin” Q&A

Country Weekly first sat down with then-newcomer Blake Shelton in the conference room at Warner Bros. Nashville on May 16, 2001, to interview him for the “Who’s New” profile that would run in the July 10 issue. His debut single, “Austin,” was climbing the charts and the Ada, Okla., native had both high hopes and…MORE

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Cross Em

Cross Em

Zac Bown Band will team with Shawn Mendes for an episode of CMT Crossroads that airs at 9 p.m. CT on Oct. 24.