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Born to Boogie

Born to Boogie

Happy 68th birthday to Hank Williams Jr. The “Born to Boogie” singer was born in Shreveport, La., on May 26, 1949. Click the pic to “Boogie” with Hank Jr.MORE

More Performers Added to the Merle Haggard Tribute Concert, Including Chris Janson, Tanya Tucker, Jake Owen & Aaron Lewis

More Performers Added to the Merle Haggard Tribute Concert, Including Chris Janson, Tanya Tucker, Jake Owen & Aaron Lewis

More than 25 stars—including newly announced Rodney Crowell, Buddy Miller, Jake Owen, Aaron Lewis, Tanya Tucker and Chris Janson—will come together at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on April 6 for a Merle Haggard tribute concert. Dubbed Sing Me Back Home: The Music of Merle Haggard, the concert will also feature performances from Willie Nelson, Keith Richards, Kenny…MORE

Merle Haggard Tribute Concert Will Feature Willie Nelson, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert & More Than a Dozen Other Stars

Merle Haggard Tribute Concert Will Feature Willie Nelson, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert & More Than a Dozen Other Stars

More than a dozen stars—and more to be announced soon—will come together at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on April 6 for a Merle Haggard tribute concert. Dubbed Sing Me Back Home: The Music of Merle Haggard, the concert will feature performances from Willie Nelson, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, John Mellencamp, Dierks Bentley, Loretta Lynn, Hank Williams…MORE

Hank Williams Jr. Announces First Round of 2017 Tour Dates

Hank Williams Jr. Announces First Round of 2017 Tour Dates

Hank Williams Jr. is calling on all his rowdy friends to come out and join him on tour. The “A Country Boy Can Survive” singer has announced the first round of his tour dates in 2017 as he treks across the U.S. The tour will kick off on Feb. 3 in West Wendover, Nev., making…MORE

Everything You Need to Know About Tonight’s “Smoky Mountains Rise” Telethon: Who, What, When, Where to Watch?

Everything You Need to Know About Tonight’s “Smoky Mountains Rise” Telethon: Who, What, When, Where to Watch?

What Is It: Smoky Mountains Rise is a three-hour telethon broadcast to raise money for the Dollywood Foundation’s My People Fund to benefit those affected by the Sevier County, Tennessee, wildfires. When: Tuesday, Dec. 13, 8 p.m–11 p.m. EST. Who’s Performing: Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, Kenny Rogers, Alison Krauss, Chris Stapleton, Hank Williams Jr., Alabama,…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

Hank Jr, LOCASH, Canaan Smith and Cassadee Pope Receive Gold and Platinum Honors

Hank Jr, LOCASH, Canaan Smith and Cassadee Pope Receive Gold and Platinum Honors

In addition to all of the great performances over the last week, CMA Music Festival was a chance for record label heads and PR teams to honor their artists for achieving Gold (sales of 500,000) and Platinum (sales of 1 million) milestones. Check out some of the honorees. Hank Williams Jr. was presented with a…MORE

Born to Boogie

Born to Boogie

Hank Williams Jr. turns 67 years old today (May 26). Over the course of his five-decade career, Hank Jr. has released 37 albums, selling more than 70 million and earning both ACM and CMA Entertainer of the Year awards. In honor of Hank’s 67th birthday, click to hear “Born to Boogie,” his 1987 No. 1…MORE

Family Tradition

Family Tradition

Hank Williams Jr. will join his daughter Holly Williams for a sit-down interview and performance on NBC’s Today show on Wednesday morning (May 18). Hank Jr. will also co-headline an 8-city tour with Chris Stapleton in August. (photo courtesy Webster PR)MORE

Top 10 Outlaw Country Songs

Top 10 Outlaw Country Songs

It’s cool to be an “outlaw” again, at least in country music. And no, we’re not talking about those who flaunt the law or do jail time just to get the firsthand experience. Instead, the “outlaws” in this case are artists who are taking more control over their own music and occasionally drifting away from…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).