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Chris Young Edges Darius Rucker for No. 1 Spot on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart

Chris Young Edges Darius Rucker for No. 1 Spot on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart

Country music heavyweights Chris Young and Darius Rucker went head-to-head with the release of new albums on Nov. 20. Chris dropped his seventh studio album, Losing Sleep, while Darius released his fifth country album, When Was the Last Time. After Nielsen Music crunched the sales numbers, Chris’ new offering reigned supreme with 39,000 equivalent albums…MORE

Chris Young Talks New Album, New Tour, Opry Induction & More

Chris Young Talks New Album, New Tour, Opry Induction & More

Jim Casey talks with Chris Young about: • the Las Vegas shooting • induction into the Grand Ole Orpy • his hurricane relief efforts • current Top 20 single, “Losing Sleep” • new album, Losing Sleep • new tour with Kane Brown and LANCO • being a mentor to young artists like Kane Brown •…MORE

New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Oct. 20 include Darius Rucker’s When Was the Last Time, Chris Young’s Losing Sleep, Tyminski’s Southern Gothic and Turnpike Troubadours’ A Long Way From Your Heart.MORE

Watch Brad Paisley Induct Chris Young Into the Grand Ole Opry

Watch Brad Paisley Induct Chris Young Into the Grand Ole Opry

Chris Young fulfilled a bucket-list goal on Oct. 17 as Brad Paisley officially inducted him into the Grand Ole Opry. After Chris performed two of his four songs, Brad walked onstage and welcomed Chris into the Opry family. “When I was first made a member of this crazy family, I had no idea the actual…MORE

Chris Young Announces “Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour”

Chris Young Announces “Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour”

Chris Young announced that his Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour will launch in January, with 18 shows during the initial winter run, including stops in Indianapolis, St. Louis, Minneapolis and more. Kane Brown and LANCO will serve as openers. “I’m excited about getting out on the road in the new year with Kane and the…MORE

Chris Young Shares Uplifting Message After Shooting: “Music Can Heal”

Chris Young Shares Uplifting Message After Shooting: “Music Can Heal”

Chris Young, who was in Las Vegas during the shooting on Oct. 1, shared an uplifting message on social media on Wednesday night (Oct. 4) before his performance at the Paul Paul Theatre in Fresno, Calif. “Hey guys, I’m sitting on my bus,” said Chris in the video. “I know I haven’t really said a…MORE

Chris Young to Star in New YouTube Docu-Series

Chris Young to Star in New YouTube Docu-Series

Chris Young is on a gravy train with biscuit wheels thanks to a new partnership with Cracker Barrel. As Chris gears up to release his seventh studio album, Losing Sleep, on Oct. 20, he’s staying busy as the star of a new YouTube docu-series. The five-part series, which debuts on Sept. 28 and is sponsored…MORE

Wife of Kix Brooks Gets Facebook Message From Scammer Posing as Kix Brooks

Wife of Kix Brooks Gets Facebook Message From Scammer Posing as Kix Brooks

How’s this for irony: Barbara Brooks, the wife of Kix Brooks, received a Facebook message from a scammer posing as her husband. Here’s what the message said (broken English, bad punctuation and all): “Hello, Thanks for the love and support you have shown me over the years. Thank you and God bless . . .…MORE

Watch Chris Young’s Late-Night Rendezvous in New Video for “Losing Sleep”

Watch Chris Young’s Late-Night Rendezvous in New Video for “Losing Sleep”

Today (Sept. 14), Chris Young dropped a new video for his single, “Losing Sleep,” which is currently No. 22 on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart after 18 weeks. The tune is the title track to Chris’ upcoming sixth studio album that is set to be released on Oct. 20. Penned by Chris, Josh Hoge and Chris…MORE

Chris Young Reveals Track Listing & Songwriters for Upcoming Album, “Losing Sleep”

Chris Young Reveals Track Listing & Songwriters for Upcoming Album, “Losing Sleep”

Chris Young revealed the track listing for his upcoming seventh studio album, Losing Sleep, which is slated to drop on Oct. 20. In addition to co-penning every track on the 10-song offer, Chris enlisted the help of top songwriters Chris DeStefano, Josh Hoge, Cary Barlowe, Corey Crowder, Liz Rose and more. “Every album you make…MORE

Watch Vince Gill Surprise Chris Young With an Invitation to Join the Grand Ole Opry

Watch Vince Gill Surprise Chris Young With an Invitation to Join the Grand Ole Opry

Chris Young was surprised during his Grand Ole Opry performance Tuesday night (Aug. 29) by Vince Gill with an invitation to become an official Opry member. The invite came prior to Chris’ performance of his chart-topping single, “Sober Saturday Night,” which features Vince. Chris’ formal induction will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 17, just days…MORE

Chris Young Donates $100,000 to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Chris Young Donates $100,000 to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Chris Young has stepped up in big way to help provide direct support to the victims of Hurricane Harvey. The Tennessee native donated $100,000 to his compatriots in Texas via a GoFundMe campaign that is benefiting the Red Cross. Chris’ goal is to raise $500,000 through the campaign. “As you all know, Texas was hit…MORE

Chris Young Set to Release New Album, “Losing Sleep,” on Oct. 20

Chris Young Set to Release New Album, “Losing Sleep,” on Oct. 20

Chris Young announced that he will release his upcoming seventh studio album, Losing Sleep, on Oct. 20. Losing Sleep follows Chris’ 2016 holiday album, It Must Be Christmas, and his 2015 Billboard No. 1 album, I’m Comin’ Over, which spawned three No. 1 hits, including the title track, “Think of You” and “Sober Saturday Night.”…MORE

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Still Rings True

Keith Whitley’s new exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame will open on May 3. Photo courtesy Jim Shea/CMHOF