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Dean Dillon to Be Named BMI Icon at 2013 BMI Country Awards

September 24, 2013 at 9:11 am

Dean Dillon will be honored as a BMI Icon at the 2013 BMI Country Awards. The award is reserved for that distinguished group of songwriters “who have had a unique and indelible influence on generations of music makers.” Dillon will join other songwriting greats such as Tom T. Hall, Kris […]

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Randy Travis Set to Release New Album, Influence Vol. 1: The Man I Am, on October 1

August 27, 2013 at 1:07 pm

Many country artists will list Randy Travis among their influences. On his new album, Influence Vol. 1: The Man I Am, Travis himself looks back at the artists who inspired him. With songs originally performed by icons including Merle Haggard, George Jones, Bing Crosby, Willie Nelson, Ernest Tubb, Louis Armstrong, […]

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Toby Keith talks with NBC's Matt Lauer about the tornado that hit Moore, OK.
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Toby Keith Plans July 6 Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert with Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Ronnie Dunn, Willie Nelson

June 14, 2013 at 2:38 pm

Toby Keith has announced his Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert will take place on Saturday, July 6 at the University of Oklahoma’s Memorial Stadium in Norman, OK. Proceeds of this special event will benefit The United Way Of Central Oklahoma May Tornadoes Relief Fund. The money will help to rebuild Keith’s […]

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Keith Urban’s 4th Annual All for the Hall Benefit – in pictures

April 17, 2013 at 7:32 am

Keith Urban gathered some of his musical friends together in front of a totally sold out Bridgestone Arena in Nashville for the 4th Annual All for the Hall concert on April 16, 2013. The evening benefited the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and featured among others Vince Gill, […]

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To Celebrate His 80th Birthday, Willie Nelson Honored as Legacy Recordings’ Artist of the Month

April 2, 2013 at 1:44 pm

On April 29, music icon Willie Nelson will celebrate his 80th birthday. To honor the occasion, and the man, he will be celebrated as Artist of the Month this April by Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. As part of the celebration, Legacy will release the new album, […]

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Keith Urban & Vince Gill’s All for the Hall Benefit Returns April 16, Lineup Revealed

February 21, 2013 at 1:27 pm

On April 16, Keith Urban and Vince Gill will bring their All for the Hall benefit back to Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. The all-star line-up will help raise funds for the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Performers will include Tim McGraw, Trace Adkins, Jason Aldean, Rosanne Cash, Eric Church, […]

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Willie Nelson and Family to Release New Album on April 16, Let’s Face the Music and Dance

Willie Nelson and Family to Release New Album on April 16, Let’s Face the Music and Dance

January 30, 2013 at 1:07 pm

Legacy Recordings has announced the release of a new collection of studio recordings by Willie Nelson and Family. Titled Let’s Face the Music and Dance, the 14 track disc will be available on Tuesday, April 16. The release is part of special celebrations this year marking Nelson’s 80th birthday on […]

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Live Review: Chris Janson – The Silver Dollar Saloon – Nashville, TN – January 23, 2013

Live Review: Chris Janson – The Silver Dollar Saloon – Nashville, TN – January 23, 2013

January 25, 2013 at 8:32 am

Last night, January 23, 2013, country singer and songwriter Chris Janson and his band took to the stage at Nashville’s Silver Dollar Saloon for what felt like a victory lap. After years of some very hard work, Janson released his debut single, ‘Better I Don’t’ to country radio this week. […]

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Blake Shelton in Hot Water after Calling Classic Country Fans “Old Farts”

Blake Shelton in Hot Water after Calling Classic Country Fans “Old Farts”

January 24, 2013 at 1:50 pm

Apparently, now that he has gone Hollywood, Blake Shelton has forgotten everything that happened before. In a spectacular career swan dive, the singer has managed to comment on fans traditional country music (Remember? The stuff he was singing about in ‘Hillbilly Bone’?) by calling them “old farts” and “jackass.” The […]

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Blake Shelton is crowned the Entertainer of the Year at the 46th Annual CMA Awards on November 1, 2012.
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Recap: Highlights of the 46th Annual CMA Awards – November 1, 2012

November 3, 2012 at 5:39 pm

The 46th Annual CMA Awards were held Thursday night, November 1st in downtown Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena. The live broadcast, on the ABC network, opened with Jason Aldean performing ‘Only Way I Know’ in front of a huge American flag and giving a shout out to the resilient people […]

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