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Thomas Rhett’s Home Team Tour Comes Home

Saturday, April 22, 2017 -- 5:41 pm EDT

Night two of Thomas Rhett‘s Home Team Tour at Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater on Friday (April 21) was “24K Magic.” Rhett’s live version of the Bruno Mars hit was so explosive, even a Nashville Metro Police officer directing traffic outside the venue was caught dancing and singing along. Rhett’s cover capped nearly four hours of live... Read more »

 

See Charlie Worsham Tell His Truth in “Cut Your Groove”

Saturday, April 22, 2017 -- 3:36 pm EDT

If ever there was a champion for truth in life and music, it would hands-down be Charlie Worsham. After releasing his debut album in 2013, Worsham admittedly had fallen out of love with music and lost his way a bit. Quality time spent honestly reflecting and consistently journaling led him to rediscover his musical purpose:... Read more »

 

Matthew McConaughey Sings With Jack Ingram, Kris Kristofferson, Little Big Town

Saturday, April 22, 2017 -- 1:35 pm EDT

Alright. Alright. Alright. Matthew McConaughey won the unofficial award for best Friday night (April 21) in Austin when he sang with Jack Ingram, Kris Kristofferson, Little Big Town and hit-maker Jon Randall. The concert moment happened live at the ACL Moody Theatre during the Jack & Friends guitar pull, closing the fifth annual Mack, Jack... Read more »

 

Brad Paisley Hints of More Songs With Mick Jagger

Friday, April 21, 2017 -- 5:32 pm EDT

When Mick Jagger flies into Nashville to record, Brad Paisley says the pressure to not blow the opportunity is massive. “You don’t want to be like, ‘Well, we didn’t get anything,'” Paisley tells Katie Cook on an all-new CMT Hot 20 Countdown airing Saturday (April 22) and Sunday (April 23) at 9 a.m. ET. Paisley... Read more »

 

Brandy Clark and Charlie Worsham Share Common History

Friday, April 21, 2017 -- 5:14 pm EDT

Those who catch Brandy Clark and Charlie Worsham on their spring tour will get more than just one incredible night of live music. Together, the two artists have more than three decades of experience working in Nashville’s music scene and they’ve always led musical lives. Washington state native Clark moved to Nashville to pursue music... Read more »

 

William Michael Morgan Goes “Missing”

Friday, April 21, 2017 -- 4:14 pm EDT

William Michael Morgan isn’t really missing, but he’s thinking about sneaking away for a while in his cheeky single for “Missing,” a song about taking off under the radar every once in a while to escape the madness of life. With Mercury currently in retrograde, don’t think I haven’t thought about it myself. I hear... Read more »

 

Zac Brown Band Covers John Prine With Kacey Musgraves

Friday, April 21, 2017 -- 11:32 am EDT

Zac Brown Band‘s cover of John Prine‘s “All the Best” on their forthcoming album Welcome Home is an acoustic collaboration with Kacey Musgraves. The Grammy-winning group unveiled a behind the scenes look at the song’s recording session on social media on Thursday (April 20). It’s among the four tracks that are available now with pre-orders... Read more »

 

Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley Witness Smashville History

Friday, April 21, 2017 -- 9:27 am EDT

Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley witnessed a historic night in Smashville on Thursday night (April 20). They were at the Bridgestone Arena when the Nashville Predators swept their Stanley Cup playoff series, beating the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1. Never before have the Preds swept a playoff series, and this is the first time an eight seed... Read more »

 

Jillian Jacqueline Lays Down the Law in “Reasons”

Friday, April 21, 2017 -- 9:12 am EDT

Friday (April 21) is the official release day for Jillian Jacqueline‘s long-awaited song “Reasons” and we’ve got the uber-cool video to go along with it. The song is a sonically delightful and effervescent ode to something actually not so delightful — calling it quits on a relationship way past its expiration date. Breaking up has... Read more »

 

A Country Guide to Record Store Day 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017 -- 6:50 pm EDT

Record Store Day turns 10 on Saturday (April 22), and there’s no shortage of country music to invest in this weekend. Brad Paisley, Angaleena Presley and Charlie Worsham each have new albums coming out Friday (April 21), while a limited number of commemorative RSD releases from Eric Church, the Cadillac Three, Dolly Parton, David Bowie,... Read more »