Country Music News from CMT

Dates Revealed for CMT on Tour With Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhett

August 31st

Dates and cities have been announced for Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhett’s shows for the 14th annual CMT on Tour. Danielle Bradbery, season four winner of The Voice, will be the special guest during CMT on Tour: Brett Eldredge & Thomas Rhett &md… [Read More...]

What Little Big Town Missed the Most

August 31st

For the past 16 years, Little Big Town has only known how to summer one way. On the road. “This was the first summer in 16 years that we’ve taken off,” the band’s Karen Fairchild told me Friday (Aug. 21) when Little Big Town was he… [Read More...]

BBR Music Group Launches Fourth Label

August 31st

BBR Music Group, label home to Jason Aldean, Thompson Square and others, is launching Wheelhouse Records as the company’s fourth label imprint. Trace Adkins and Texas singer-songwriter Granger Smith are the first artists signed to the new label. Bro… [Read More...]

Kenny Chesney Keeps Spreading Love in Boston

August 31st

It’s already been two and a half years since the Boston Marathon bombing. But if it’s up to Kenny Chesney, it’s always going to feel like it just happened yesterday. When his Big Revival tour brought him to the Boston area last week, he … [Read More...]

Charlie Daniels Brings In Big Bucks for Journey Home Project

August 31st

He plays a mean fiddle, but Charlie Daniels himself is anything but mean. In fact, the “Devil Went Down to Georgia” singer and master fiddler is more like an angel in disguise. Daniels’ Volunteer Jam is a massive night of music that bene… [Read More...]

Sam Phillips Exhibit Opens at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

August 28th

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has opened its latest exhibit, Flyin’ Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius of Sam Phillips, and several key figures in the history of rockabilly music will gather Saturday (Aug. 29) to discuss the visi… [Read More...]

Miranda Lambert Going to Luckenbach, Texas for MuttNation Event

August 28th

When Waylon Jennings sang “Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love)” back in the late ‘70s, it wasn’t about dogs at all. But now that Miranda Lambert is building her two-day rescue dog charity event around the classic country… [Read More...]

Will Shania Twain Return to Las Vegas?

August 28th

Word on the street is that Shania Twain is itching to return to her residency at Caesars Palace once she wraps her Rock This Country tour. After her recent San Diego tour stop, Twain told Robin Leach of the Las Vegas Sun that a return to Sin City for anot… [Read More...]

Music from Gainesville: Episode 3: I’m Not Yours. You’re Not Mine

August 28th

Gainesville Ep. 103: I’m Not Yours, You’re Not Mine Great Peacock “Take Me To The Mountain” For more of the Gainesville gang, catch all new episodes Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT. And for exclusive news and video, photo galleries and … [Read More...]

Recap: Gainesville: I’m Not Yours. You’re Not Mine

August 28th

Last night’s new episode of Gainesville was full of drama, and we’re still reeling from it. The crew started out at the homecoming tailgate, where it was all fun and games… … until Kenny had “lunch” with a blonde NOT … [Read More...]