Wild Country Music News

All the At-Home Collaborations from ACM PRESENTS: OUR COUNTRY

April 5th

We were supposed to be watching this year’s Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday night (April 5) in Las Vegas. But instead, we’re watching from our homes and the artists are performing from theirs. Even when they’re collaborating. S… [Read More...]

The Stars, Songs and Stages from ACM PRESENTS: OUR COUNTRY

April 5th

The show must go on, and in a way, it already has. Because this year’s Academy of Country Music Awards had to be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the ACM found another way to bring all of country music’s biggest stars together for on… [Read More...]

Alex Harvey, Writer of “Delta Dawn” and “Reuben James,” Dies

April 5th

ongwriter Alex Harvey, whose hits included Tanya Tucker's “Delta Dawn” and Kenny Rogers & The First Edition's “Reuben James,” dies at 73. [Read More...]

CMT Music Awards Move to October 14

April 3rd

The CMT Music Awards will move from June to October 14, in light of concerns about coronavirus. [Read More...]

FRESH TAKE: Loretta Lynn Cuts Brand New “I Fall to Pieces”

April 3rd

Back in 1961, “I Fall to Pieces” became Patsy Cline’s first No. 1 song. The song was released in January, but just six months later, Cline was in a car accident that nearly killed her. While she was in the hospital, country newcomer Lore… [Read More...]

HOT 20: Ashley McBryde on Stories from Laundromats, Hotels, and Beauty Shops

April 3rd

Everyone in Nashville knows that an artist’s second album is more important than the first one. Because what if the new’s worn off? What if all the best songs were already written? What if the artist was in a rush? All good questions, but all … [Read More...]

Sykamore Honors Her Musical Roots in “Record High”

April 2nd

Listen to "Record High" by Sykamore, one of CMT's Next Women of Country. [Read More...]

Tiera Hits “Rewind” on an Unraveling Relationship

April 2nd

Watch "Rewind" by Tiera, who is one of CMT's Next Women of Country [Read More...]

New CMT GIANTS Will Honor Kenny Rogers on April 8

April 2nd

CMT today announced CMT GIANTS Kenny Rogers: A Benefit For MusiCares, an uplifting celebration to honor the extraordinary life and legendary music of the late Kenny Rogers. The special will premiere Wednesday, April 8 at 8 PM ET/PT on CMT and will encore … [Read More...]

The 19-Song Set List from Garth & Trisha Live

April 2nd

Live streams are cool. But have you ever walked away from your laptop and just watched an entire TV hour of country stars bringing the hits from their home to yours? On Wednesday night (April 1), Garth Brooks and his wife Trisha Yearwood went live on CBS … [Read More...]