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George Jones Surprises Kenny Chesney

Throughout his career, George Jones has missed many performances for, well, several reasons that we won’t get into here. One performance he didn’t miss? A surprise appearance at Kenny Chesney’s May 14th concert in Lexington, KY. During the Saturday night concert, Jones shocked Chesney by taking the stage mid-way through the show, an appearance that […]

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American Idol’s Gone Country

American has spoken. The final two contestants on Fox’s American Idol contest are not only the youngest finalists in the show’s history, they are both country music singers. Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina will make music city proud when they compete for the top prize on the two night finale airing  Tuesday, May 24 and […]

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David Nail Kicking Off CMA Week at Tin Roof

CMA Week brings music fans from all over the world to the country music capital, Nashville, TN. MCA recording artist David Nail is kicking off his CMA Music Fest experience with an intimate fan appreciation party at Tin Roof on Demonbreun Street at 3 PM on Wednesday, June 8. The Missouri native wanted to give […]

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Jamey Johnson Adds Producer Credit

Legendary gospel group the Blind Boys of Alabama new album Take the High Road will have a familiar voice in the background. Country singer/songwriter Jamey Johnson not only produced the new album, he sings back up on some of the album’s gorgeous hymns. The album will include gospel favorites such as Have Thine Own Way, […]

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Alabama Presents Benefit Concert “Bama Rising”

As the saying goes, “The south’s gonna rise again!” Today, legendary country band Alabama proudly announced a benefit concert BAMA RISING: A Benefit Concert for Alabama Tornado Recovery. BAMA RISING will be held in Birmingham, AL on June 15, 2011 at the BJCC Arena. Proceeds from the event will be donated to The Bama Rising […]

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Country Stars Show Support to Storm Ravaged South

Country music artists are rallying around the storm ravaged south. On April 27, 2011, tornadoes tore through the southeast. The vicious storms left a wake of destruction and devastation in their path. Thousands were left homeless, entire towns were decimated, family members frantically searched for their loved ones….the images shown on television hardly capture the […]

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Country/Pop Crossover Success

The recent ACM awards were a virtual who’s who of young country. Stars like Carrie Underwood, Lady Antebellum and Taylor Swift were front and center for the night’s festivities. Though traditional country music is still alive and well, the night was owned by country-pop crossover star, Taylor Swift. Taylor has sold millions of albums, won […]

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Music Builds: Restoring the South

This past April, the South experienced one of the worst disasters in its history as tornadoes and flooding devastated several states including Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Virginia. Homes, businesses, schools and entire towns were destroyed, resulting in 340 reported deaths. In an effort to help aid the areas of ruin, CMT, with […]

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