Singer/songwriter/storyteller and multi-instrumentalist, Steve Wariner, becomes the latest inductee into the Musicians Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tenn. Longtime friend and collaborator Garth Brooks inducted Wariner into the 2019 class and performed the multi-platinum No. 1 hit "Long Neck Bottle" with him, which Wariner co-wrote.
Tanya Tucker’s new video for “Bring My Flowers Now,” featuring Brandi Carlile and directed by acclaimed video director Trey Fanjoy (Miranda Lambert’s “It All Comes Out in the Wash,” Steven Tyler’s “Love Is Your Name,” Sheryl Crow’s “Easy”), is out now. Watch/share HERE. The video, which made its debut on CMT, follows the release of Tucker’s highly acclaimed new album, While I’m Livin’ —produced by Carlile and Shooter Jennings. Through Carlile’s solo piano and Tucker’s plaintive vocal, “Bring My Flowers” speaks to the importance of showing appreciation to those we love, before it’s too late. The record is her first Top Ten debut and tenth Top 10 album.
Steven Curtis Chapman, Gospel music’s most awarded artist, continues bringing home the hardware with his 59th Gospel Music Association Dove Award Tuesday night for Bluegrass / Country / Roots Album of the Year, Deeper Roots: Where the Bluegrass Grows. Co-produced by Chapman and Brent Milligan, Deeper Roots: Where the Bluegrass Grows, landed at No. 1 on the iTunes Country Albums chart and is Chapman's second No. 1 Billboard Bluegrass Album. Recently, Chapman celebrated his 49th No. 1 single with “Dive” featuring Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame member Ricky Skaggs.
Country music superstar Blake Shelton championed his friends and heroes this year more than ever, from sharing singles to sharing stages – and he’s not done yet! The arena-selling, multi-media entertainer will hit the road once again for “Friends and Heroes 2020” beginning Thursday, February 13 in Portland, OR. The 16-date run will hit major cities throughout the Midwest and West Coast, including a stop at The Forum in Los Angeles. Joining him is very special guest Lauren Alaina as well as appearances by The Bellamy Brothers, John Anderson and Trace Adkins.
Powerhouse vocal duo Presley Tucker and Spencer Bartoletti of Reverie Lane are "Good at It" in Rolling Stone Country's "10 Best Country, Americana Songs to Hear Now." The song, from their debut EP Women & Trains, "showcases the pair’s voices, which remain closely entwined in harmony throughout" (Rolling Stone Country / Robert Crawford).
Silverado Records, one of Nashville’s fastest growing independent labels, joins Adkins Publicity for exclusive PR/publicity representation. Silverado Records prides itself on working with both established and rising country stars, putting a focus on the music, always. The label’s roster of talent includes country icon Joe Diffie, Nashville veteran David Adam Byrnes and hot new vocalists Crystal Yates, Tyler Jordan and Ali Morgan.
Billboard No. 1 artist Lucas Hoge releases "The perfect blend of rich and rugged bluesy vocals and traditional country sounds,(Cowboys & Indians / Kristin Brown)" with the release of his new single "Workin' On Me," available now.
With just 75 days remaining until Christmas, GRAMMY®-nominated vocal band Ernie Haase + Signature Sound is celebrating the release of A Jazzy Little Christmas today via Gaither Music Group.
“Gilligan’s Island” Actress Dawn Wells and Texan Country Crooner Ben Stafford Rodgers to Appear at Nashville Palace Oct. 25
Texan country crooner Ben Stafford Rodgers and legendary actress Dawn Wells, known for her iconic role as Mary Ann Summers on the CBS sitcom “Gilligan's Island,” will appear at the Nashville Palace on Friday, Oct. 25. Admission to the show also includes a meet and greet opportunity with Wells, who will introduce Rodgers’s performance. Tickets are $10.
Following last week's Billboard.com premiere, excitement continues to build for rising songstress Sandra Lynn's "I Think of You" video as CMT.com selects it for this week's 'Next Up Now' edition.