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Chris Stapleton, Eric Church, Emmylou Harris, Jimmy Buffett & More Added to Willie Nelson Tribute Concert

Chris Stapleton, Eric Church, Emmylou Harris, Jimmy Buffett & More Added to Willie Nelson Tribute Concert

An all-star cast of performers will hit the stage to pay tribute to country icon Willie Nelson at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Jan. 12. The tribute concert—Willie: Life & Songs of an American Outlaw—will feature newly announced performances by Chris Stapleton, Emmylou Harris, Eric Church, Jimmy Buffett, Bobby Bare, Jamey Johnson, Lukas Nelson, Margo Price,…MORE

Kane Brown Drops Performance Video for New Single, “Good As You” [Watch]

Kane Brown Drops Performance Video for New Single, “Good As You” [Watch]

Kane Brown will try to score his fourth consecutive No. 1 single with the release of “Good as You,” which will impact country radio on Jan. 7. “Good as You” was co-penned by Kane, Brock Berryhill, Shy Carter, Taylor Phillips and Will Weatherly. The new tune follows previous No. 1 singles “Lose It,” “What Ifs”…MORE

Listen to Eric Church Dispense Some Fatherly Advice in New Single, “Some of It”

Listen to Eric Church Dispense Some Fatherly Advice in New Single, “Some of It”

Eric Church will follow the July release of his lead single/title track, “Desperate Man,” from his sixth studio album by shipping a new single, “Some of It,” to country radio on Jan. 14. Co-penned by Eric, Jeff Hyde, Clint Daniels and Bobby Pinson, “Some of It” finds Eric dispensing “some” fatherly advice, including the chorus:…MORE

Alabama Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

Alabama Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

Alabama will celebrate a half-century of making music with their upcoming 50th Anniversary Tour in 2019. The 27-date tour will kick off in Detroit on Jan. 10, making additional stops in New Orleans, San Antonio, Pittsburgh, Salt Lake City and more. Additional dates will be announced in the coming weeks. Alabama’s Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry…MORE

Blake Shelton Establishes Cancer Research Program at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital

Blake Shelton Establishes Cancer Research Program at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital

’Tis the season for giving . . . and Blake Shelton is giving back to his home state in a major way by helping establish the Blake Shelton Cancer Research Program at Oklahoma University’s Children’s Hospital. Blake created the program in honor of his infant cousin, who underwent cancer treatment at the hospital’s Jimmy Everest…MORE

Watch Cole Swindell Perform New Single on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Watch Cole Swindell Perform New Single on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Cole Swindell stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live on Dec. 10 to perform his new single, “Love You Too Late.” Penned by Cole, Michael Carter and Brandon Kinney, “Love You Too Late” follows No. 1 lead single, “Break Up in the End,” from Cole’s third album, All of It, which was released in August. The tune…MORE

Eric Paslay & Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Eric Paslay & Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Singer/songwriter Eric Paslay and wife Natalie welcomed their first child, daughter Piper Lily Paslay, into the world on Dec. 8 in Nashville, according to People. https://t.co/kqibBw4OjS — Eric Paslay (@ericpaslay) December 13, 2018 Eric has co-penned hits for Jake Owen (“Barefoot Blue Jean Night”), Eli Young Band (“Even If It Breaks Your Heart”), Rascal Flatts…MORE

Billboard Reveals 2018’s Top 10 Country Artists, Singles, Albums & More

Billboard Reveals 2018’s Top 10 Country Artists, Singles, Albums & More

As 2018 begins to wind down, Billboard has released its top listening trends of the year, including the most-played country artists, singles, albums and more. Check out a few of Billboard’s Top 10 lists below. For more comprehensive lists, visit billboard.com. 2018 Top Country Airplay Songs “Heaven” | Kane Brown “Get Along” | Kenny Chesney…MORE

“Women Want to Hear Women With Elaina” Season 1 Review

“Women Want to Hear Women With Elaina” Season 1 Review

I can’t believe Season 1 of Women Want to Hear Women is winding down. Since launching in June, we have completed 23 amazing episodes featuring some of the genre’s biggest names, rising stars and up-and-comers. Before we close Season 1 next week with a sit-down interview with Cam—I’m so excited—I thought it would be fun…MORE

Florida Georgia Line Reveals Release of New Album, “Can’t Say I Ain’t Country”

Florida Georgia Line Reveals Release of New Album, “Can’t Say I Ain’t Country”

Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line revealed they will release their fourth studio album, Can’t Say I Ain’t Country, on Feb. 15. “We’re excited. In February, we’re releasing our fourth album,” said Tyler to Entertainment Tonight. “I think Feb. 15 is the official date, so we’re really excited. We’ve been working on…MORE

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New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Jan. 18 include Ronnie Milsap’s “The Duets” and Cody Johnson’s “Ain’t Nothin’ to It.” (photo by Allister Ann)