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Big & Rich And CMT Joins Armed Forces Entertainment For First-Ever “Hot 20 Countdown” Special

Big & Rich and “CMT Hot 20 Countdown” made network history recently when the show completed its first-ever trip overseas to a military base in Bahrain to tape two special holiday episodes that will air at the end of the year. “Hot 20 Video of the Year Countdown” premieres Saturday, December 17th at 9 AM, ET|PT […]

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Dolly Parton To Perform During Smoky Mountains Rise Telethon

Dolly Parton and a number of her friends, including Reba McEntire, Kenny Rogers and Alison Krauss, are set to perform during “Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund” on Tuesday, December 13th at 8 p.m. (EST)on Great American Country (GAC). The nationally-broadcast, three-hour telethon seeks to raise money for the Dollywood Foundation My […]

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Darius Rucker Hosts ‘Reel South’ Premiere January 8th On WORLD Channel

“Reel South“, the public television series spotlighting documentary films steeped in Southern flavor, will return with an expanded season and a new host…platinum-selling, Grammy-winning recording artist, Darius Rucker. The series, a co-production of UNC-TV, South Carolina ETV and the Southern Documentary Fund, premieres weekly on WORLD Channel on Sunday nights from January 8th through March […]

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Dolly Announces ‘My People Fund’ To Aid Tennessee Fire Victims

In a video message released last night, Dolly Parton announced a new effort by The Dollywood Company and The Dollywood Foundation to establish a fund to assist the victims of the Great Smoky Mountain wildfires in Tennessee. The new “My People Fund” will provide $1000 each month to Sevier County families who lost their homes. I’ve […]

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American Young & Lee Greenwood Perform Veteran’s Day Tribute On Fox & Friends

Early this morning American Young…made up of Jon Stone and Kristy Osmunson…taped a moving performance of their song “Soldier’s Wife” for air on Fox & Friends tomorrow, Friday, November 11th. In honor of Veterans Day the band delivered a lyric video for “Soldier’s Wife.” While in the Fox News studios, Jon and Kristy visited with a […]

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Winners Announced: 2016 CMA Awards Winners Full List

Last night’s 50th Annual CMA Awards celebration were by far the biggest night in Country Music.  LIVE from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena all the big winners were announced. Both leading CMA Awards nominees with seven and six nominations, Chris Stapleton and Maren Morris both took the stage throughout the evening and took home awards. Following up with five […]

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Jimmy Wayne Receives ‘Points of Light’ Award During Private Ceremony

In a private ceremony in Kennebunkport, Maine, country artist and New York Times bestselling author, Jimmy Wayne, was honored with the prestigious Points of Light Award for his tireless work raising awareness for youth in Foster care. No one should receive an award for helping kids; it’s what we’re all supposed to do and not expect anything […]

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Americana Rock Band Melodime Gives Back With “Now I Play Along Too” Charity

Melodime has been busy this year performing over 125 shows throughout the continental United States sharing the stage with such well-known acts as Sam Hunt, Jonny Lang, A Thousand Horses and Sister Hazel. The Americana rock band hails from Northern Virginia and features band members Brad Rhodes on lead vocals & acoustic guitar, Sammy Duis […]

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Trace Adkins Donates to Louisiana Flood Relief Efforts

Louisiana native and Country star Trace Adkins will donate his fee from his Saturday night performance in Vinton, Louisiana to the American Red Cross. Adkins’ donation will specifically fund relief efforts in his home state of Louisiana after catastrophic flooding killed 13 people and resulted in at least $8.7 billion in damages, according to Louisiana […]

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