Country Music News

Kenny Chesney Takes Home Artist Humanitarian of the Year Award at CRS

Kenny Chesney Takes Home Artist Humanitarian of the Year Award at CRS

One of the first orders of business at this year’s Country Radio Seminar in Nashville was the Warner Music Nashville luncheon show on Wednesday (Feb. 19). And after a full showcase of the record label’s stand-out artists, Kenny Chesney — the most seasoned new guy at the label — took the stage to accept the...… ... Continue Reading
Research Shows Fans Would Welcome More Women on Radio

Research Shows Fans Would Welcome More Women on Radio

Research Shows Country Fans Would Welcome More Women on Radio ... Continue Reading
Maren Morris Digs Into No. 1 Spot With “The Bones”

Maren Morris Digs Into No. 1 Spot With “The Bones”

Maren Morris, Luke Combs Retain Top Spots on Country Chart ... Continue Reading
Brad Paisley Plans 2020 World Tour

Brad Paisley Plans 2020 World Tour

Brad Paisley fans in the U.S., Canada, and Europe can’t beat this summer, as he’s just announced his 2020 World Tour. New artists Jordan Davis and Gabby Barrett will join him on the tour, which officially begins on May 15 in Concord, California, after previously announced dates at rodeos, casinos, and a number of Canadian...… ... Continue Reading
Rascal Flatts Add 11 Farewell Concerts, Reveal Final Date

Rascal Flatts Add 11 Farewell Concerts, Reveal Final Date

Rascal Flatts Reveal 11 More Concerts on Their Farewell Tour ... Continue Reading
Study: Country Fans Want More Women on Radio

Study: Country Fans Want More Women on Radio

Research indicates that 84% of listeners want equal play for female artists at country radio, and those findings coincide with the official launch of the year-long CMT Equal Play initiative. Today, CMT and Coleman Insights today released first-of-its-kind research unveiling unprecedented insights into country radio listeners habits and attitudes toward female artists. Debunking long-perpetuated myths...… ... Continue Reading
Joe Lasher Tries to Move On With “Messed Up”

Joe Lasher Tries to Move On With “Messed Up”

See Joe Lasher's new music video, "Messed Up." ... Continue Reading
The Bluebird Café Documentary Airs Wednesday on CMT

The Bluebird Café Documentary Airs Wednesday on CMT

The Bluebird Café Documentary Airs Wednesday on CMT ... Continue Reading
Brandy Clark: A Long Way from the Blueberry Bus

Brandy Clark: A Long Way from the Blueberry Bus

A few dates into her CMT Next Women of Country tour with Tanya Tucker, Brandy Clark shared with me the secret for always appreciating the job she has now: a past full of hard labor. “My very first job, in Washington state, was a blueberry picker. I was paid by the pound. The blueberry bus...… ... Continue Reading
WATCH: Trisha Yearwood’s CMT HitStory

WATCH: Trisha Yearwood’s CMT HitStory

Embedded from www.youtube.com. When Trisha Yearwood sat down with CMT recently to talk about “She’s in Love with the Boy,” her debut song from 1991, she admitted that it was more than just a breakout hit. It made her career feel like she was holding onto a runaway train. This is her HitStory. When Yearwood...… ... Continue Reading