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Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood Spend the Week Volunteering in Nashville With Habitat for Humanity

Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood Spend the Week Volunteering in Nashville With Habitat for Humanity

For more than a decade, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood have been swinging hammers and climbing ladders as volunteers with Habitat for Humanity, a global nonprofit housing organization that helps homeowners build their own homes alongside volunteers. Last week, Garth and Trisha worked alongside hundreds of volunteers—including former President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady…MORE

Clare Bowen Talks Growing Up in Australia, Overcoming Childhood Cancer, Starring on “Nashville,” Finding Love, Creating New Album & More

Clare Bowen Talks Growing Up in Australia, Overcoming Childhood Cancer, Starring on “Nashville,” Finding Love, Creating New Album & More

Jim Casey talks with singer/songwriter/actress Clare Bowen and her husband, Brandon Robert Young, about: releasing her self-titled debut album in the U.S. on July 12 releasing the album in Germany, U.K. and Australia over the last year starring as Scarlett O’Connor on Nashville for six season growing up in Australia speaking with a Southern U.S.…MORE

Alabama to Wind Down 50th Anniversary Tour With Final Stop in Nashville

Alabama to Wind Down 50th Anniversary Tour With Final Stop in Nashville

Alabama is celebrating a half-century of making music with their current 50th Anniversary Tour. The cross-country trek kicked off in January with an announced run of more than 50 shows through November, featuring an array of openers, including Charlie Daniels Band, The Marshall Tucker Band, The Beach Boys, John Anderson, Restless Heart, Exile, John Michael…MORE

“Nashville” Actress Clare Bowen Plans Self-Titled Debut Album

“Nashville” Actress Clare Bowen Plans Self-Titled Debut Album

Clare Bowen was a fixture on CMT’s Nashville as Scarlett O’Connor for six seasons from 2012–2018. In addition to her acting duties, Clare toured with the Nashville troupe between seasons and sang a number of songs on the 22 soundtracks the show inspired. The 35-year-old Australian native revealed she is planning to release her self-titled…MORE

Brett Eldredge to Headline Nashville’s Free 4th of July Show

Brett Eldredge to Headline Nashville’s Free 4th of July Show

Brett Eldredge will headline downtown Nashville’s free Fourth of July celebration—Let Freedom Sing—on the nation’s 243rd birthday. The main concert stage will be located at Fifth Avenue and Broadway and will include a DJ and live music starting at noon. Additional performers include Dylan Scott, Mac McAnally, The Joe West Band, Jessy Wilson and more.…MORE

New Report Blasts TV Show “Nashville” for Costing Taxpayers More Than $45 Million

New Report Blasts TV Show “Nashville” for Costing Taxpayers More Than $45 Million

As the sixth and final season of Nashville comes to a close on July 26, research organization the Beacon Center has released a report on the “ineffectiveness of film incentives in Tennessee,” citing that Nashville cost Tennessee taxpayers more than $45 million. According to its profile, “The Beacon Center is an independent, nonprofit, and nonpartisan…MORE

Lee Brice to Host 3 Benefit Shows to Support Charities Close to His Heart

Lee Brice to Host 3 Benefit Shows to Support Charities Close to His Heart

Lee Brice is hosting three upcoming Monday-night concerts at Nashville music venue Analog that will benefit several charities. On July 16, Lee and his musical friends—Jake Owen, Dallas Davidson, Rob Hatch, Tyler Farr and emcee Chuck Wicks—will perform to benefit Folds of Honor, and organization that provides educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s…MORE

Watch Tim McGraw Announce That Nashville Will Host the 2019 NFL Draft

Watch Tim McGraw Announce That Nashville Will Host the 2019 NFL Draft

The NFL Draft is coming to Nashville in April 2019. NFL owners approved Nashville as the host city, besting bids from Las Vegas, Cleveland, Kansas City and Denver. The three-day event on April 25–27 will mean a multi-million-dollar boon for Music City, as the Draft draws around 20,000 tourists and is watched by more than…MORE

Red Carpet Photo Gallery of “Nashville” Cast’s Farewell Concert at the Opry, Including Charles Esten, Chris Carmack, Clare Bowen & More

Red Carpet Photo Gallery of “Nashville” Cast’s Farewell Concert at the Opry, Including Charles Esten, Chris Carmack, Clare Bowen & More

Stars of CMT’s Nashville celebrated their final season with a farewell concert in their show’s namesake city on March 25 at the Grand Ole Opry House. Nashville in Concert: Final Season Celebration featured cast members Charles Esten, Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Jonathan Jackson, Sam Palladio, Lennon Stella, Maisy Stella, Rainee Blake, Kaitlin Doubleday, Jake Etheridge…MORE

Watch the Teaser for the Final Season of CMT’s “Nashville”

Watch the Teaser for the Final Season of CMT’s “Nashville”

CMT’s Nashville will be coming to an end in 2018. Season 6, which will debut on Jan. 4 and feature 16 episodes, will be the show’s final season. Since launching on ABC in May 2013, Nashville has produced 108 shows over five seasons and featured memorable characters such as Rayna Jaymes (Connie Britton), Juliette Barnes…MORE

Exclusive Photo Gallery: Go Inside Nashville’s Johnny Cash Museum

Exclusive Photo Gallery: Go Inside Nashville’s Johnny Cash Museum

The Johnny Cash Museum in downtown Nashville got a tip of the cowboy hat from TripAdvisor, as it was recently named a 2017 Top 25 Trending U.S. Attractions for Summer. Joining national attractions such as Mount Rushmore, Fenway Park and the Grand Canyon on TripAdvisor’s list, the Johnny Cash Museum, which opened in 2013, has…MORE

Country Radio Hall of Fame’s Blair Garner Puts Nashville Home on the Market for $1.4 Million [Exclusive Photo Gallery]

Country Radio Hall of Fame’s Blair Garner Puts Nashville Home on the Market for $1.4 Million [Exclusive Photo Gallery]

Country Radio Hall of Fame inductee Blair Garner, host of the nationally syndicated Blair Garner Show, has put his Nashville home on the market for $1,459,000. The 5-bedroom, 4.5-bath, French Farmhouse Manor-style home sits on 1.73 acres in Nashville’s Forest Hills area. The 5,906-square-foot home, which was built in 2007, features a gourmet kitchen, breakfast…MORE

Songwriter Dallas Davidson Buys Nashville Home for $2.5 Million [Photo Gallery]

Songwriter Dallas Davidson Buys Nashville Home for $2.5 Million [Photo Gallery]

It pays to write the hits. Songwriter Dallas Davidson, who has penned 24 No. 1 hits—including Blake Shelton’s “Boys ’Round Here” and Luke Bryan’s “Play It Again”—recently purchased a $2.5 million home in Nashville. The 7,379-square-foot home, which was built in 1929, sits on .86 acres on Belle Meade Boulevard and features four bedrooms, seven…MORE

Drama Alert

Drama Alert

The second half of Season 5 of Nashville returns to CMT tonight (June 1) with the first of 11 new episodes. Tune in to CMT at 8 p.m. CT.MORE

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CMA Awards

CMA Awards

Hosted by Carried Underwood with special guests Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire, the CMA Awards will air live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 13 on ABC (photo by Tammie Arroyo).