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  • Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott Is Pregnant With Twins

    Yesterday (Aug. 17), news broke that Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott and husband Chris Tyrell are expecting their second child in February 2018. It turns out the couple is expecting their second . . . and third child. Hillary announced today (Aug. 18) via an Instagram video and post that she is expecting twins: “God has […]

  • Social Media Roundup: Chase Rice’s Korean DMZ Visit, John Rich’s Pool Progress, William Michael Morgan’s Rock Skip Skills & More

    If you don’t have time to comb through social media all day, here’s what you’ve been missing over the last 24 hours or so in the country music world: Chase Rice visits the Korean Demilitarized Zone. Billy Currington gets a gift. John Rich is ready to go swimming. Dave Haywood and family have some news. Keith […]

  • New Albums

    New albums dropping today (Aug. 18) include Josh Abbott Band’s Until My Voice Goes Out, Brandy Clark’s Live From Los Angeles and Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer’s Not Dark Yet, and more. Josh Abbott Band – Until My Voice Goes Out Prelude: An Appreciation of Life Until My Voice Goes Out Heartbeatin’ Texas Women, Tennessee […]

  • Is New Music Coming From Luke Bryan on Aug. 23? Here’s What We Know & Heard

    Luke Bryan has not released new music since his single, “Fast,” in November 2016, which became the sixth song from his 2015 album, Kill the Lights, to reach No. 1. Luke’s fans have been waiting for new music since “Fast” reached No. 1 in April—and it sounds like they won’t be waiting much longer. Here’s […]

  • Watch Midland Perform Top 10 Single, “Drinkin’ Problem,” on “Jimmy Kimmel”

    After recently revealing the cover art and track list for their upcoming album, On the Rocks, Texas trio Midland stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live to perform their current single, “Drinkin’ Problem.” The new tune, which was co-penned by the trio’s Mark Wystrach, Cameron Duddy and Jess Carson as well as Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne, […]

CMT News

  • Sun Records Legend Sonny Burgess Dead at Age 88

    Rockabilly pioneer Sonny Burgess, one of the key artists at Sun Records in Memphis, died Friday night (Aug. 18) in Little Rock, Arkansas at age 88, according to The Commercial Appeal newspaper in Memphs. While Sun labelmates Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis eclipsed Burgess in terms of commercial success, Burgess... Read more » […]

  • Charley Pride: “I’m in the Business of Selling Lyrics, Feelings and Emotions”

    Charley Pride has one of the best and most distinctive voices in the history of country music — or even pop music, for that matter — but the 83-year-old gets right to the point when it comes to talking business. “I’m in the business of selling lyrics, feelings and emotions. …That’s what’s keeping me so... Read more » […]

  • Aubrie Sellers’ Intergalactic, Sci-Fi Glam “Paper Doll” Takes on the Copycats

    One week ago, CMT premiered Aubrie Sellers’ stellar and perfectly timed video for “Magazines” as part of her campaign to empower girls everywhere by tackling the stereotypes surrounding today’s woman. Now, she’s back with “Paper Doll,” an intergalactic-glam ode to the importance of standing out in the crowd. Inspired to take a stand and make... Read more » […]

  • Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott Expecting Twins

    Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott and husband Chris Tyrrell found the most adorable way to tell the world that they’re expecting twins. Via social media, the couple posted a video of them warmly sharing the news with their first child, daughter Eisele Kaye. Eisle, who turned 4 last month, appears to be as elated as her... Read more » […]

  • Life Imitates Art on Josh Abbott Band’s New Album

    Josh Abbott agrees with the famous Oscar Wilde saying, “Life imitates art far more than art imitates life.” The Texas musician just didn’t know how much that saying would apply to the band’s the Josh Abbott Band latest album Until My Voice Goes Out while it was being made. On Feb. 3, the band was... Read more » […]