The CMT AOTY Withdrawals Are Hard

Thursday, October 17, 2019 -- 12:47 pm EDT

I hate days like today. When it’s the day after the show you were so looking forward to and you wake up knowing that it’s over. It’s not just me, right? Don’t we all have a little bit of that going on today, the day after the 2019 CMT Artists of the Year ceremony that... Read more »


Michael Ray Tells the Story of His Parents’ Divorce

Thursday, October 17, 2019 -- 11:17 am EDT

Michael Ray releases a new video for "Her World or Mine" starring Chad Michael Murray.


Sam Hunt Covers This Surprising Reba Classic

Thursday, October 17, 2019 -- 9:40 am EDT

We remember it all very well looking back… but have you seen Sam Hunt covering Reba’s classic hit, “Fancy”? The unexpected performance closed out the all-star CMT Artists of the Year show on Wednesday night (Oct. 16) in Nashville, just after Reba accepted her CMT Artist of a Lifetime award. It’s worth watching the video... Read more »


CMT AOTY: Reba McEntire Enjoys an Inspirational, Emotional Night

Thursday, October 17, 2019 -- 12:03 am EDT

Reba McEntire accepts the CMT Artist of a Lifetime award, presented by Vince Gill


Corb Lund Covers “Ride On” in the Rocky Mountains

Thursday, October 17, 2019 -- 12:01 am EDT

Corb Lund reimagines AC/DC's "Ride On" with songwriter Ian Tyson


CMT AOTY: Thomas Rhett Puts Prayer Over Praise

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 -- 10:32 pm EDT

Is Lauren Akins too biased to stand on the stage and sing her husband’s praises? Probably. But she’s so, so good at it that it feels like she’s the best woman for the job. So there she was on stage on Wednesday night (Oct. 16) at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center to present Thomas Rhett with... Read more »


CMT AOTY: Carrie Underwood Says “I Am Beyond Grateful”

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 -- 10:03 pm EDT

Bobby Bones’ job, he admits, is cool. Because you get to meet people like Carrie Underwood. “Carrie Underwood is one of the best people on earth, superstar or otherwise. Everyone loves her. She’s real, and she’s talented, and she’s always someone you want to root for whether it’s the first time you’ve seen her or... Read more »


CMT AOTY: Kane Brown Dedicates Award to Late Drummer

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 -- 9:47 pm EDT

Kane Brown made perhaps the night’s most touching speech when he dedicated his CMT Artist of the Year award to his friend and drummer Kenny Dixon, who died Saturday in a car accident. He told the audience that Dixon had been a part of his life from the time he was still living in Chattanooga... Read more »


CMT AOTY: Kid Rock Says Ashley McBryde Is the Real Storyteller

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 -- 9:25 pm EDT

Kid Rock had all the right words on Wednesday night (Oct. 16) at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center when he took the stage at the 2019 CMT Artists of the Year ceremony. Because Ashley McBryde — the breakout artist of the year — deserved all the right words. “Over the last decade, CMT Artists of the... Read more »


CMT AOTY: Luke Combs Gets a Chrissy Metz Serenade

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 -- 9:01 pm EDT

The 2019 CMT Artists of the Year show started off with a big bang when Johnny Galecki from The Big Bang Theory took the stage early on Wednesday night (Oct. 16) at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center to help present Luke Combs, one of this year’s honorees, with his award. “Just a few years ago, Luke... Read more »