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Keith Urban Talks Inspiration Behind “The Fighter” and Multiple Award Nominations

Keith Urban Talks Inspiration Behind “The Fighter” and Multiple Award Nominations

Keith Urban has another hit on his hands with “The Fighter,” his fifth single released from his current album Ripcord.  The song, which features superstar Carrie Underwood on vocals, is currently No. 23 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart and turned out to be one of the fastest written songs Keith has ever completed. “It…MORE

Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert & More Set to Perform at the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards

Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert & More Set to Perform at the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards

The Academy of Country Music has announced the first round of performers for the 52nd annual ACM Awards on Sunday, April 2. The initial list of performers—all nominated for ACM Awards—include Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town and Maren Morris. In addition, the Backstreet Boys,…MORE

5 Nominations the ACM Awards Got Wrong, Wronger and Wrongest

5 Nominations the ACM Awards Got Wrong, Wronger and Wrongest

The nominations for the 52nd annual ACM Awards were announced today (Feb. 16), and while artists like Keith Urban, Maren Morris, Tim McGraw and Florida Georgia Line racked up multiple nominations, there were more than a few questionable omissions—as well as inclusions—in the nomination process. Here are five nominations the ACM Awards fouled up .…MORE

Keith Urban Reacts to His 7 ACM Awards Nominations: “Today Is Humbling”

Keith Urban Reacts to His 7 ACM Awards Nominations: “Today Is Humbling”

Nominations for the 2017 ACM Awards were announced this morning (Feb. 16), and no one had more to celebrate than Keith Urban, who was nominated for seven awards. Keith scored seven nominations in five categories, including his seventh for Entertainer of the Year and 10th nod for Male Vocalist of the Year. Keith is nominated…MORE

Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley Return as Co-Hosts of the Upcoming 52nd ACM Awards

Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley Return as Co-Hosts of the Upcoming 52nd ACM Awards

If you were watching the Grammy Awards last night (Feb. 12)—and you didn’t run to the bathroom during commercials—you may have noticed a tv spot promoting the upcoming ACM Awards on April 2 in Las Vegas. If you did run to the bathroom, here’s your update: Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley will share co-hosting duties…MORE

Lady Antebellum to Announce Nominations for 52nd ACM Awards on Feb. 16

Lady Antebellum to Announce Nominations for 52nd ACM Awards on Feb. 16

Lady Antebellum will appear live on CBS This Morning on Feb. 16 at 8 a.m. to announce the nominees for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards. Lady A knows a thing or two about the awards show, having earned 10 ACM Awards over their career. Entertainment Tonight hosts Nancy O’Dell and Kevin Frazier will announce…MORE

Headed to Las Vegas for the ACM Awards? We Have the Schedule of Events Where You Can See Kelsea Ballerini, Billy Currington, Chris Stapleton & More

Headed to Las Vegas for the ACM Awards? We Have the Schedule of Events Where You Can See Kelsea Ballerini, Billy Currington, Chris Stapleton & More

Nashville’s country music industry will be descending on Sin City the weekend of March 31–April 2 to celebrate country’s finest at the 52nd annual ACM Awards. While the award show will be held on April 2 at T-Mobile Arena, the days prior are filled with performances, parties and fun, including the 5th annual ACM Party…MORE

2016 ACM Awards: Nominees & Winners

2016 ACM Awards: Nominees & Winners

The 51st ACM Awards, hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley, was broadcast live April 3 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The 2016 ACM Awards Nominees Entertainer of the Year WINNER Jason Aldean Garth Brooks Luke Bryan Eric Church Miranda Lambert Male Vocalist of the Year WINNER Chris Stapleton Jason Aldean Dierks Bentley Eric Church Brett Eldredge Female…MORE

Shawn Parr Talks 2016 ACM Awards and Winner Predictions

Shawn Parr Talks 2016 ACM Awards and Winner Predictions

Lisa, Jim and Tammy talk with golden-voiced radio DJ and TV announcer Shawn Parr about some of the award categories, discuss the nominees and argue about who will win and why. Show Participants Shawn Parr, co-host of Nash Nights Live and the voice of the ACM Awards Show Lisa Konicki, Editor in Chief Jim Casey, Managing Editor Tammy Ragusa, Senior Writer…MORE

That Grammy Bump: Who’s Nominated and Why

That Grammy Bump: Who’s Nominated and Why

Lisa, Jim, Tammy and Bob sit down to discuss country music’s presence in the latest Grammy Awards nominations. Show Participants Lisa Konicki, Editor in Chief Jim Casey, Managing Editor Tammy Ragusa, Senior Writer Bob Paxman, Senior Writer Show Notes & Links 58th Annual Grammy Awards Nominations Announced (Dec. 7, 2015) Who votes for Grammy Award…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.