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  • Watch Ashley Monroe’s Sultry New Video for “Hands On You”

    Ashley Monroe announced she will release her new album, Sparrow, on April 20. The 12-song offering, which was produced by Dave Cobb, was recorded at Nashville’s RCA Studio A. Working with some of her closest collaborators, including Brendan Benson and Waylon Payne, Ashley recorded and wrote many songs on Sparrow while she was pregnant with […]

  • Home State

    Jordan Davis will release his debut album, Home State, on March 23. The project’s lead single, “Singles You Up,” is currently a Top 10 hit on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart. […]

  • Jake Owen Announces “Life’s Whatcha Make It Tour” With Chris Janson & Jordan Davis

    Jake Owen is ready to play ball this spring with the announcement of his new Life’s Whatcha Make It Tour. Most of the shows for the 20-plus-date trek will take place at baseball stadiums. The tour kicks off on May 5 in Chattanooga, Tenn., and makes stops in Little Rock, Birmingham, Sacramento and more. Chris […]

  • Online Fundraiser Established for the Family of Daryle Singletary

    An online fundraiser on has been organized by Franklin Synergy Bank for the family of country singer Daryle Singletary, who died unexpectedly on Feb. 12 at his home in Lebanon, Tennessee. He was 46 years old. Daryle is survived by his wife, Holly, two sons, Jonah and Mercer, and two daughters, Nora and Charlotte. […]

  • Kacey Musgraves Releases Two Songs, “Space Cowboy” & “Butterflies,” From Upcoming Album, “Golden Hour” [Listen]

    Kacey Musgraves announced she will drop her new album, Golden Hour, on March 30. The new 13-song offering follows Kacey’s 2013 debut album, Same Trailer Different Park, and her 2015 sophomore album, Pageant Material, both of which hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart. Kacey co-wrote and co-produced the new album with Ian […]

CMT News

  • Jon Pardi on His Nashville Firsts

    It was exactly 10 years ago today that Jon Pardi made the move to Nashville. So when I had a chance to ask him what it was like when he was first getting settled in Music City on Feb. 23, 2008, Pardi told me things about his backstory I never knew. “I moved to Nashville... Read more » […]

  • The Music From Nashville on CMT

    If the music from season five left a lasting mark on you, wait until you hear the music from season six. Check back here every week for an updated list of all of the new songs from the show. […]

  • Kacey Musgraves: “Songs About Life Through My Lens”

    It’s been a while since Kacey Musgraves released brand new music. But man, are these new tunes worth the wait. On Friday (Feb. 23), Musgraves is putting the first two of her new songs out into the world. And after catching up with Musgraves on her bus a week ago — and getting the stories... Read more » […]

  • Tim McGraw Amplifies #NeverAgain Movement

    When tragedies like the mass shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, Sandy Hook Elementary and Route 91 Harvest Festival happen, the country music community is always among the first emotional responders. Last fall, so many country music benefit concerts were organized for those affected by natural disasters and horrific violence nationwide; they could almost be... Read more » […]

  • There’s More to Jake Owen Than the Music

    There’s a saying in country music that it all starts with a song. But after seeing Jake Owen‘s latest Instagram post, I think maybe it actually starts with a life. On Thursday morning (Feb. 22), Owen shared an adorable, unstaged picture of his daughter Pearl and their German Shepherd Axel. “I’ve realized when I look... Read more » […]

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