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Rodney Atkins Lands 6th No. 1 Single

  Weeks away from releasing his third studio album, Rodney Atkins is celebrating his sixth career No. 1 with ‘Take A Back Road.‘ The video for the tune was directed by Hollywood director Andy Tennant (Fool’s Gold, Hitch, Sweet Home Alabama, Fools Rush In). Tennant brought his unique vision to Atkins’ ‘Take A Back Road’ for his first ever music […]

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Whitney Duncan Joins Cast of Survivor

The 23rd season of Survivor will head to the South Pacific this Fall as 18 castaways compete for the $1 million first-place prize. Among the cast will be fifth season Nashville Star contestant, Whitney Duncan. The “Skinny Dippin’” singer admits that her family thinks she’s “absolutely nuts,” but she’s always up for an adventure. The […]

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45th Annual CMA Awards Nominees Announced

Jason Aldean, The Band Perry, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift and Zac Brown Band top the list of final nominees for the 45th Annual CMA Awards. Hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, the 2011 CMA Awards will be broadcast live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 9 on the ABC Television […]

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King George is Here for a Good Time

If George Strait were to hand out business cards, I’m sure they would say “King George, hit-maker extraordinaire.” George Strait’s latest album will be released on September 6, Here for a Good Time. CMP had the privilege of reviewing George’s 39th studio album and is pleased to share George’s latest masterpiece with you! Here for a Good Time was […]

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A Delicious Cover from Little Big Town

Little Big Town have been taking the web by storm with their Scattered, Smothered and Covered videos. Each Scattered, Smothered and Covered segment features the band covering songs from various genres, putting their own spin on the hits. Past “webisodes” have featured covers of mega-hits from Adele, The Script, Bruno Mars and Lady Gaga. Their […]

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Luke Bryan Gets Down on the Farm in 2011

Country music star Luke Bryan’s overwhelmingly successful Farm Tour will make a triumphant return in 2011. The Farm Tour hits the road in September, making several stops in his home state of Georgia. Luke is set to headline CMT on Tour this fall but he set aside six special dates to bring his music back […]

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Jake Owen’s 3rd Studio Album “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” is a Refreshing, Romantic, Playful Must-Have !

I have to confess I had a hard time writing this review. I couldn’t turn the album off long enough to put opinion to paper. This Tony Brown – Rodney  Clawson – Joey Moi produced masterpiece is a refreshing, romantic, playful must-have on your playlist. Undoubtedly, Jake Owen’s “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” title track has […]

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CMA Songwriters Series BOSTON DEBUT Featuring Kenny Chesney to be AUDIO-STREAMED LIVE on AUG. 25, 2011 at CMASongwritersSeries.com or NoShoesRadio.com

Kenny Chesney and the CMA Songwriters Series make their debut in Boston August 25, 2011. And for the first time fans can visit CMASongwritersSeries.com or NoShoesRadio.com to hear the live performance as it happens. (8:00 PM/ET) It all starts with a song. And Thursday August 25, 2011 (8:00 PM/ET) Kenny Chesney and the CMA Songwriters […]

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Pistol Annies debut “Hell on Heels” ~ A Trio, A Track and an Album to Contend With !

They’re Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe and Angaleena Presley. They’re Pistol Annies and they’re coming after you August 23, 2011 with their debut album “Hell on Heels” loaded with self-penned songwriting, storytelling, style and sass. You won’t run, you won’t duck, you won’t hide. You will immediately be stopped dead in your tracks by their sultry […]

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Eli Young Band releases “Life At Best” Album – A 2011 Top Pick Compilation of Artistic Brilliance !

Eli Young Band is a unique sound borne out of Denton, Texas and the creative brilliance of Mike Eli, James Young, Jon Jones and Chris Thompson. I had the pleasure here at Country Music Pride of chatting with Eli Young Band live back in July. When we talked, the guys collectively felt that “it (Life […]

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