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Watch Thomas Rhett and Brett Eldredge’s New Promo for “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” and Check Out the All-Star Lineup

Watch Thomas Rhett and Brett Eldredge’s New Promo for “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” and Check Out the All-Star Lineup

Thomas Rhett and Brett Eldredge will co-host the upcoming CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock on Wednesday, Aug. 3, on ABC from 8–11 p.m. ET. The three-hour television event will showcase numerous performances from this year’s CMA Music Festival, including Chris Stapleton, Hank Williams Jr., Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Justin…MORE

Our 28 Favorite Photos from CMA Music Fest Week

Our 28 Favorite Photos from CMA Music Fest Week

We picked out 28 photos of our favorite moments from the 2016 CMA Music Fest week. The laws of CMA Fest and physics made it impossible to see everything but, we put a lot of steps on the old pedometer to catch a few great shows and events.MORE

Top 23 Best Moments From CMA Music Fest Week

Top 23 Best Moments From CMA Music Fest Week

Nashville’s CMA Music Fest may come have to a close on Sunday night, June 12, but you can relive the week-long event with Nash Country Daily’s Top 23 Best Moments. From kick-off parties and charitable events to private shows and nightly concerts, NCD has a recap of 23 of the best moments from the past…MORE

Luke Bryan, Keith Urban & More Light Up Day 4 of CMA Music Fest

Luke Bryan, Keith Urban & More Light Up Day 4 of CMA Music Fest

Only the closing night fireworks display could match Day 4 of the CMA Music Festival at Nissan Stadium on Sunday, June 12. The explosive lineup kicked off with legendary band Exile, continued through Little Big Town, Thomas Rhett and Brett Eldredge and wrapped with blistering sets from Keith Urban and Luke Bryan.MORE

Blake Shelton, Chris Young Bring Out the Special Guests for Day 3 of CMA Music Festival

Blake Shelton, Chris Young Bring Out the Special Guests for Day 3 of CMA Music Festival

There was plenty of solo firepower for the third day of CMA Music Festival’s Nightly Shows at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Saturday night (June 11). Current standard bearers Blake Shelton, Chris Young, Florida Georgia Line and Cole Swindell led a balanced lineup that also featured Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler and classic country/rock pioneers Nitty…MORE

Alan Jackson Hands Over Keys To New Habitat for Humanity Home

Alan Jackson Hands Over Keys To New Habitat for Humanity Home

It’s like Alan Jackson says in his song “Home,” And they made their house from a tool shed / Granddaddy rolled down on two logs / And they built walls all around it / And they made that house a home. A home is what Alan presented to Keosha and Akori’ Yanah, a deserving single…MORE

The 7 Best Moments of the 2016 CMT Music Awards

The 7 Best Moments of the 2016 CMT Music Awards

Anything goes at the CMT Music Awards and that’s why we love them. It was a night filled with outlandish collaborations, smoke-filled performances and a lot of pop stars. The fan-voted show that aired Wednesday night (June 8) featured performances from country’s biggest stars, including Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton and Jason…MORE

Blake Shelton Sings, Brings the Laughs and Wears a Funny Hat to Help Feed the Hungry

Blake Shelton Sings, Brings the Laughs and Wears a Funny Hat to Help Feed the Hungry

Accomplished songwriter Craig Wiseman hosted a sold-out fundraising event for Second Harvest last night (June 7) at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. The biggest name on the playbill was Blake Shelton’s, but songwriters Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne and artists Kane Brown and Chris Lane delivered their share of crowd-pleasing acoustic performances, funny anecdotes and snappy onstage banter. Check…MORE

Kelsea Ballerini Rocks Nash Country Kick-Off Party With a Little Help From Her Friends

Kelsea Ballerini Rocks Nash Country Kick-Off Party With a Little Help From Her Friends

This year’s CMA Fest week started with a bang as Kelsea Ballerini, Jon Pardi, Levi Hummon and Barrett Baber performed at the Nash Country Kick-Off party Tuesday night (June 7) at Nashville’s Cannery Ballroom. Barrett Baber, who finished third on Season 9 of NBC’s The Voice, opened the show, followed by newcomer Levi Hummon, who…MORE

Craig Campbell & Friends Play Some Cornhole, Fight Some Cancer

Craig Campbell & Friends Play Some Cornhole, Fight Some Cancer

As part of CMA Fest week in Nashville, Craig Campbell hosted his fourth annual Celebrity Cornhole Challenge on June 7 to raise money and awareness in the fight against colorectal cancer. Fans who bid online were partnered with country stars for the contests, including Jerrod Niemann, Canaan Smith, Kristian Bush, Lauren Alaina, Mary Sarah, Blackjack…MORE

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New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Nov. 16 include Montgomery Gentry’s 20 Years of Hits and Kip Moore’s Room to Spare: The Acoustic Sessions.