SOUTH 93.5 COUNTRY MUSIC NEWS

What Christmas Means to Clint Black

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 -- 1:30 pm EST

Christmas is a special time of reflection and traditions for so many of us, including country star Clint Black. Back in 1995, Black blessed us with his first collection of Christmas songs, Looking for Christmas. As the years have gone by, Black’s career and life have grown in so many ways that he felt the... Read more »

 

Maren Morris Talks New Year’s in NOLA

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 -- 10:50 am EST

A quick chat with Maren Morris about her NYE show, and what she thinks about making resolutions.

 

CMT Listen Up Reveals 2019 Class

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 -- 10:00 am EST

A four-piece super-group, down-home southern rockers and burgeoning lyrical geniuses are among the talented artists chosen for CMT’s “Listen Up” program for 2019. The year-long campaign will spotlight country music’s most promising newcomers across CMT platforms, exposing the network’s passionate music fan base to the diversity of today’s country music landscape through featured promotions of... Read more »

 

Alabama Plots 50th Anniversary Tour

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 -- 6:12 am EST

The beloved band will stage a 50th-anniversary tour with several special guests starting Jan. 10 in Detroit. The initial 30 dates include stops in New Orleans, Salt Lake City and Minneapolis.

 

Mitchell Tenpenny Talks Love and Loss on Telling All My Secrets

Monday, December 17, 2018 -- 1:47 pm EST

Mitchell Tenpenny talks inspiration behind his breakout album, Telling All My Secrets.

 

Carrie Underwood: Good Vibes Come in Threes

Monday, December 17, 2018 -- 1:39 pm EST

A tweet-by-tweet analysis of Carrie Underwood's random acts of kindness.

 

Last Weekend’s Greatest Hits

Monday, December 17, 2018 -- 10:57 am EST

A Monday morning round-up of all the social posts the country artists shared over the weekend.

 

Hit Songwriter Jerry Chesnut Dead at 87

Monday, December 17, 2018 -- 6:00 am EST

Jerry Chesnut, the writer of such hits as Jerry Lee Lewis’ “Another Place, Another Time,” Faron Young’s “It’s Four in the Morning” and George Jones’ “A Good Year for the Roses,” died Saturday (Dec. 15) at the age of 87.

 

Blake Shelton Funds Cancer Research in Aspen’s Honor

Saturday, December 15, 2018 -- 11:36 am EST

When Aspen Van Horn was five months old, she’d been diagnosed with a neuroblastoma tumor. She went on to have two blood transfusions, three rounds of chemo and surgery to remove most of the tumor, according to officials at the Children’s Hospital Foundation. Because of all that treatment, Aspen will turn three in January. She... Read more »

 

Eric Paslay Becomes a Father

Friday, December 14, 2018 -- 2:45 pm EST

Congratulations go to Grammy-nominated artist, Eric Paslay, and his wife Natalie, on the birth of their first child, a daughter they named Piper Lily.