No. 1 Billboard charting artist Lucas Hoge, who charted on Pollstar's Weekly Livestream Chart for 28 out of 32 weeks and counting, releases his first gospel project Sunday Sessions. The 10-track, acoustic album follows the tremendous response to Hoge's #SundaySessions weekly livestream, airing Sundays on Facebook at 8 a.m. PST in partnership with Country Rebel, one of the top streaming virtual concerts on Pollstar's Weekly Livestream Chart, landing at No. 4 this past week and celebrated in their year-end list at No. 9 on Top 100 Livestreamers of 2020. Sunday Sessions includes acoustic versions of gospel hymns and standards that were most requested during his Sunday livestream, along with some of Hoge's original faith based music.
No. 1 singer-songwriter Adam Sanders is offering a remedy for those missing the concert experience with his new album, Adam Sanders Live, available now. The captivating collection includes Sanders' take on his songwriting credits "Ain't Worth the Whiskey" and "Hell of a Night" as well as new versions of his popular releases "Thunder," "Burnin' Roses," and "Nothin' to Do but Drink."
Lewis Brice absolutely crushes his fresh take of the iconic 2000's hit "Absolutely (Story of a Girl)" featuring John Hampson & Nine Days. 20 years after the song topped the charts as a No. 1 hit for Nine Days, Brice teams up with lead singer John Hampson for a re-imagined production with "countrified" flair that perfectly blends the two singers' vocal style.
Lifetime, the exclusive home of movies inspired by books from best-selling author V.C. Andrews, premieres the next movie series event, centered on the Landry Family, this March, beginning March 20 at 8 p.m. ET/PT with Ruby starring Naomi Judd (The Killing Game). Ruby also stars Crystal Fox (Big Little Lies), Gil Bellows (Patriot), Deborah Cox (Influence), twins Raechelle Banno (Pandora), Karina Banno (The Letdown) and Lauralee Bell (The Young and the Restless).
Gene Watson Reflects on Vince Gill’s Surprise Invitation to Join the Grand Ole Opry Ahead of One Year Anniversary
It’ll be one year this Sunday, Jan. 17, since country music legend and celebrated vocalist, Gene Watson, received the invitation of a lifetime: to become a member of the Grand Ole Opry.
Following a sensational second season including Dennis Quaid, Chingy, Kellie Pickler, Vince Gill and many more, Phil Vassar's Songs from the Cellar will return for a third season Thursday, March 4 at 9 p.m. ET on Circle. Fans can catch up on the first two seasons of the series with Vassar's new podcast, Phil Vassar's Songs from the Cellar on American Songwriter Podcast Network with weekly episodes that feature the captivating audio from conversations and performances of previous episodes. Circle Network is also re-airing episodes from the first two seasons on Thursdays at 9 p.m. ET ahead of the season 3 premiere. The podcast will launch on Friday, January 15 with guest Charles Esten.
You’re Invited: Who Knew Presents The Smartest People in the Room Featuring Scarlett Burke and Jared Gutstadt
Register for the free webinar with Scarlett Burke and Jared Gutstadt on Thursday, January 14 at 4 p.m. ET.
GRAMMY®-winning American Idol and Alabama native Taylor Hicks lends his musical talent to STARS FELL ON ALABAMA, released on-demand and digital today. Hicks appears as himself in the film and performs a cover of The All-American Rejects' "Gives You Hell," which is available now on music platforms along with his version of the jazz standard "Stars Fell on Alabama." "Porch Swing," a song from Hicks' upcoming album, is also featured in the film.
Following the release of Jamie O'Neal's critically-acclaimed comeback album, Sometimes, which Rolling Stone Country lauded that she "can still belt with the best of them," the multi-GRAMMY® nominee is unleashing "River" as a holiday release to her fans. CMT begins airing the "River" video today, directed by John Lee and shot on Nashville's Shelby Street Bridge.
Beginning December 28, Canada will be going "Hoge Wild" every Friday at 10 p.m. CST on the Sportsman Channel, with multiple re-airings throughout the week. Hosted by Billboard No. 1 charting artist Lucas Hoge, the series follows the singer-songwriter on his epic adventures as he hunts, fishes, dives and performs across the world. Hoge, who is the creator and executive producer, shares his passion for wildlife conservation throughout the series, changing the narrative around the hunting lifestyle.