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Lainey Wilson on Landing Singer Role for ‘Yellowstone’

Lainey Wilson on Landing Singer Role for ‘Yellowstone’

Add another achievement to Lainey Wilson’s already budding career. The “Things a Man Oughta Know” singer shared the story behind landing the role of a musician named Abby for season five of the neo-Western hit show Yellowstone with Audacy’s Katie Neal at CMA Fest in Nashville. She said it began in 2018 when her manager…Read more…

Miranda Lambert Makes ‘Time’ 100 Most Influential People

Miranda Lambert Makes ‘Time’ 100 Most Influential People

It’s been one achievement after another for Miranda Lambert lately. The country superstar was recently named to the prestigious TIME 100 Most Influential People list, as she shared in a social media post Monday. She was included in the “Innovators” category, alongside actress/singer Zendaya and Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Watiti. “I’m so honored to join…Read more…

Zac Brown Band Co-Founder Shares ALS Diagnosis

Zac Brown Band Co-Founder Shares ALS Diagnosis

Well wishes to John Driskell Hopkins, co-founder of Zac Brown Band, and his family. The band’s bassist announced in an emotional video shared to the group’s Instagram Friday that he was recently diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease, otherwise known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Hopkins said he noticed symptoms in the past several years and…Read more…

Jimmie Allen Skips Awards to Perform Charity Event

Jimmie Allen Skips Awards to Perform Charity Event

Jimmie Allen may have stood-up the Billboard Music Awards (BMAs), but it was for a wholesome reason. Ahead of his SESEC celebration for his number one hits “Make Me Want To” and “Freedom Was a Highway,” Allen shared that he wanted to honor a prior commitment of performing for a charity event in New Jersey,…Read more…

Carrie Underwood Shares ‘Denim & Rhinestones’ Tour

Carrie Underwood Shares ‘Denim & Rhinestones’ Tour

Carrie Underwood is ready to hit the road again. The country superstar announced Monday the extensive Denim & Rhinestones Tour, beginning Oct. 15 and running through March 17, 2023. The tour will be in promotion of her new album of the same name, due for release on June 10. Jimmie Allen will open all dates…Read more…

Wynonna Judd to Perform Final Tour to Honor Mom

Wynonna Judd to Perform Final Tour to Honor Mom

Photo: Wynonna Judd is welcomed with warm applause as she arrives on stage for A Christmas Classic tour. Photo by Craig ONeal, CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons What was already set to an emotional tour will now be even more so with the passing of Naomi Judd in April. Wynonna Judd announced during Naomi…Read more…

Brett Eldredge to Promote New Album With Tour

Brett Eldredge to Promote New Album With Tour

Brett Eldredge is taking his “Songs About You” on the road. The Paris, Ill. native announced via social media Friday the Song About You tour in promotion of the album of the same name, kicking off June 19 in Wheaton, Ill and ending Sept. 24 in Michigan. The album is due for release two days…Read more…

Maddie & Tae Announce New Rescheduled Tour Dates

Maddie & Tae Announce New Rescheduled Tour Dates

Country duo Maddie and Tae announced via their social media outlets the rescheduled dates of their CMT Next Women of Country Tour Presents: All Song No Static Tour. Alongside special guests Sacha and Abbey Cone, the new performances will begin Sept. 15 in Oklahoma City, Okla. and wrap up Oct. 15 in Grand Rapids, Mich.…Read more…