Country Music News from CMT

Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani Set Performance on The Voice

May 4th

After seeing Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani together for a while now, the whole world is finally going to be able to hear them together. Shelton and Stefani will be performing together Monday (May 9) on The Voice. Shelton tweeted as much earlier this week… [Read More...]

Chris Young, Cassadee Pope Hit No. 1 With “Think of You”

May 4th

What we have here is a Chris-and-Chris dominance of Billboard’s country charts. Highlighting an 18-week journey up the charts, Chris Young and Cassadee Pope now top the country airplay rankings with “Think of You.” And in a similarly vic… [Read More...]

CMT Crossroads: Jason Derulo and Luke Bryan Airs May 21

May 4th

Having launched his sell-out summer tour, Luke Bryan joins Jason Derulo, one of pop music’s biggest stars, onstage for the new episode of CMT Crossroads premiering May 21. Last summer, Bryan and Derulo previously performed a virtual duet of the pop … [Read More...]

Florida Georgia Line Get “H.O.L.Y.” on 12 Apostles

May 4th

If you can get yourself to the corner of Booringa Road and Great Ocean Road in Princetown in Victoria, Australia, you’ll be in the Port Campbell National Park. And you’ll see just where Florida Georgia Line shot their new video for “H.O.… [Read More...]

Ned Miller, Composer of “From a Jack to a King,” Dead at 90

May 4th

Singer-songwriter Ned Miller, best known for writing and recording “From a Jack to a King,” died March 18 in Medford, Oregon. at the age of 90. His death was not revealed until this week, according to The New York Times. Miller’s wife co… [Read More...]

Eric Church: “Always a Level of You That’s Misunderstood”

May 3rd

Eric Church played the Stagecoach country music festival on Friday (April 29), and while he was out in California, he visited with country station KFRG/Riverside-San Bernardino. And they talked about the title track from his latest album Mr. Misunderstood… [Read More...]

World Premiere: The Highwaymen’s “Good Hearted Woman”

May 3rd

It’s Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kristofferson like you’ve never experienced them. That’s because this concert footage has never been seen before. CMT has the video premiere of the super group’s performance… [Read More...]

Sam Hunt on Choosing Country Over Football

May 3rd

Sam Hunt is living proof that switching gears can be a good thing. Before he released what would become his breakout hit “Leave the Night On” in 2014, he was preparing for a much different career: professional football player. Hunt played coll… [Read More...]

Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman Shine at the Met Gala

May 3rd

If you are not familiar, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York puts on a fundraiser every year also known an the Met Gala. Celebrities are always on the guest list and the focus of the event turns to fashion. Every year ther… [Read More...]

World Premiere: Kree Harrison’s “This Old Thing”

May 3rd

Oh, Kree Harrison, how we’ve missed you. The Texas native is back with that deliciously soulful, throwback sound we’ve been dying to hear. Harrison’s pristine voice is the perfect blend of classic country, soul and blues and shines like … [Read More...]