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Watch Chris Stapleton’s Surprise Performance of “Tennessee Whiskey” at Justin Timberlake’s Nashville Concert

Watch Chris Stapleton’s Surprise Performance of “Tennessee Whiskey” at Justin Timberlake’s Nashville Concert

Justin Timberlake treated fans at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena to a two-hour set during his Man of the Woods Tour on May 9. The set included a not-so-surprising—but still electrifying—appearance by Chris Stapleton, who launched into super stardom on the very same stage during the 2015 CMA Awards as he collaborated with Justin on “Tennessee Whiskey”…MORE

Hall of Fame Songwriter Dean Dillon Shares the Story Behind “Tennessee Whiskey” and Talks His New Documentary

Hall of Fame Songwriter Dean Dillon Shares the Story Behind “Tennessee Whiskey” and Talks His New Documentary

Hall of Fame songwriter Dean Dillon co-wrote “Tennessee Whiskey” with Linda Hargrove more than 35 years ago, after a night together at Nashville’s Bluebird Cafe. Since that time, “Tennessee Whiskey” has been recorded by a who’s who of artists, including David Allan Coe (1981), George Jones (1983) and Brad Paisley. In 2015, Chris Stapleton put…MORE

The 10 Most-Streamed Songs of 2016 Include Tunes by Thomas Rhett, Sam Hunt, FGL, Chris Stapleton, Luke Bryan & Tim McGraw—But Who’s No. 1?

The 10 Most-Streamed Songs of 2016 Include Tunes by Thomas Rhett, Sam Hunt, FGL, Chris Stapleton, Luke Bryan & Tim McGraw—But Who’s No. 1?

While both album sales (-11%) and track sales (-23%) dipped in 2016 compared to 2015’s numbers, audio/video streaming results increased 57% from 14.1 billion streams in 2015 to 22.1 billion streams in 2016, according to Billboard and Nielsen Music. With more than 175 million streams, Florida Georgia Line’s “H.O.L.Y.” topped the list of the most-streamed…MORE

Platinum Man

Platinum Man

In May, the RIAA certified Chris Stapleton’s “Tennessee Whiskey” as platinum, marking 1 million digital units sold.MORE

Contestants on NBC’s “The Voice” Season 10 Have Gone Country

Contestants on NBC’s “The Voice” Season 10 Have Gone Country

With a prominent country music star like Blake Shelton as one of the coaches on NBC’s The Voice, it’s not surprising that hopeful contestants would select a country song for their blind audition— especially since Blake is the winningest coach on the show. This isn’t the first time we’ve made this observation. When Blake was…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.