Category Archives: NCD News

Alan Jackson’s Son-in-Law Ben Selecman Dies From Injuries After Boating Accident

Alan Jackson’s Son-in-Law Ben Selecman Dies From Injuries After Boating Accident

Alan Jackson’s son-in-law, Ben Selecman, 28, died on Sept. 12 after suffering “severe injuries during a boating accident,” according to the Nashville District Attorney’s Office, where Ben was an assistant DA. WSMV-TV reporter Jimmy Carter reported the news via Facebook. The Davidson Country DA issued the following statement: “The District Attorney’s Office is saddened to…MORE

Luke Bryan, Cole Swindell, Peach Pickers & More to Headline Benefit Concert in Georgia

Luke Bryan, Cole Swindell, Peach Pickers & More to Headline Benefit Concert in Georgia

Georgia natives Luke Bryan, Phillip Phillips, Cole Swindell, The Peach Pickers (Rhett Akins, Dallas Davidson and Ben Hayslip) and DJ Rock will host a benefit show—dubbed The Heart of South Georgia—in their home state on Oct. 3 at the Exchange Club of Albany in Albany, Ga. Proceeds raised from the concert will be donated to…MORE

Miranda Lambert Launches New “Idyllwind” Clothing Line

Miranda Lambert Launches New “Idyllwind” Clothing Line

After introducing her Idyllwind clothing line during the 2017 holiday season, Miranda Lambert has launched the collection at Boot Barn. According to Boot Barn, the brand is “inspired by vintage and retro looks with a modern fashion edge and a focus on comfort, fit, and quality for the everyday girl who wants to look amazing…MORE

Jason Isbell, John Prine, Tyler Childers & More Win 2018 Americana Awards [Full List]

Jason Isbell, John Prine, Tyler Childers & More Win 2018 Americana Awards [Full List]

The 2018 Americana Honors & Awards ceremony was held on Sept. 12 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. The star-studded event, which was hosted by the Milk Carton Kids, featured performances by Rosanne Cash, John Prine, Robert Earl Keen, Brandi Carlile, Jason Isbell, Margo Price and more. Jason Isbell was the night’s big winner, earning three awards…MORE

Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris, Kane Brown, Florida Georgia Line, Dan + Shay & More Earn Multiple Nominations at the American Music Awards

Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris, Kane Brown, Florida Georgia Line, Dan + Shay & More Earn Multiple Nominations at the American Music Awards

Kane Brown, Ella Mai, Normani and Bebe Rexha announced the nominations for the 2018 American Music Awards on Sept. 12. Kane Brown, Thomas Rhett, Florida Georgia Line and Dan + Shay picked up multiple nominations in the country categories, while FGL and Maren Morris both earned nominations in the all-genre Collaboration of the Year category.…MORE

Watch Carrie Underwood’s Vibrant Video for Inspiring New Single, “Love Wins”

Watch Carrie Underwood’s Vibrant Video for Inspiring New Single, “Love Wins”

Carrie Underwood released a video for her new single, “Love Wins.” The vibrant clip was directed by Shane Drake, who also helmed Carrie’s “Cry Pretty” video in 2016. The inspiring tune, which was penned by Carrie, David Garcia and Brett James, follows the Top 10 success of lead single, “Cry Pretty,” from her upcoming album…MORE

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

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

“Women Want to Hear Women With Elaina” Featuring Abby Anderson

“Women Want to Hear Women With Elaina” Featuring Abby Anderson

Wow! I’m still recovering from last week’s interview with THE Carrie Underwood. If you didn’t get the chance to listen yet, please check it out right HERE. I’m thrilled Carrie was able to share her valuable insight and bring so much attention to the WWTHW platform. Let’s keep things going this week with superstar-in-the-making Abby…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

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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).