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If you think the idea of a Jason Aldean and Miranda Lambert duet sounds familiar, you’re right. The two stars collaborated about nine years ago, on the Brett James and Hillary Lindsey penned “Grown Woman” from Aldean’s Relentless album. So much has changed for both of them since 2007, but guess what. Their voices still... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: April 24, 2018, 10:06 pm
The numbers are in, and Kenny Chesney’s latest stadium tour is adding up to be one of his biggest, heaviest, longest and loudest. And then some. “All I want any time I get on a stage is to turn peoples’ bad days into something great, and take their great days and make them everything you... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: April 24, 2018, 9:48 pm
Some people might see a blank sheet of paper as a clean slate. But some look at it a little more warily; like how it represents a song you haven’t written or an idea you haven’t come up with. So do singer-songwriters in country music ever worry about running out of song ideas?
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: April 24, 2018, 9:34 pm
It’s interesting to know what country fans will ask their favorite artists when left to their own devices. There were plenty of those — fans, devices and fans using devices — at Houston Station Nashville on Monday (April 23) for an intimate Q&A and jam with Keith Urban to ring in the release week for... Read more »
Author: Lauren Tingle
Posted: April 24, 2018, 8:52 pm
From a love worth fighting for to a love that never dies, even a love of the open road, these four artists are keeping love and joy at the center of their latest videos. Julia Cole Embedded from media.mtvnservices.com. It happens to every couple at some point — life starts to get in the way... Read more »
Author: Samantha Stephens
Posted: April 24, 2018, 6:16 pm
Editor’s note: Produced by Grammy winner Dave Cobb, The Tree of Forgiveness was recorded at Nashville’s historic RCA Studio A with Prine’s longtime band and special guests Brandi Carlile, Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires. On April 18, he celebrated its April 13 release with a private party at Nashville’s Melrose Billiard Parlor. Its title notwithstanding,... Read more »
Author: Edward Morris
Posted: April 24, 2018, 10:47 am
Maren Morris was on her honeymoon with Ryan Hurd when she got the exciting news — her pop collaboration “The Middle” with Zedd and Grey had officially topped the pop charts. One listen to her soulful, acrobatic vocal, and it’s self-evident that song was made for her. But it almost wasn’t hers at all. Embedded... Read more »
Author: Samantha Stephens
Posted: April 23, 2018, 11:36 pm
Throughout Nashville’s six seasons, anyone who has ever watched the drama has wondered: are the show’s characters based on real country stars? Longtime locals Callie Khouri (Thelma and Louise) and Steve Buchanan produce the series alongside Thirtysomething creators Marshall Herskovitz and Ed Zwick. And they’re not going to settle for anything less than capturing the... Read more »
Author: CMT.com Staff
Posted: April 23, 2018, 10:55 pm
The life of Sugarland’s new Taylor Swift collaboration “Babe” started six years ago. In a new Instagram video, Swift revealed she wrote it with Pat Monahan — the frontman for the rock band Train — way back when she was working on songs for her 2012 Red album. “I just wanted to say thank you... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: April 23, 2018, 4:28 pm
With a new label, an epic new video, and a brand new outlook, this new season of life looks to be his best yet. Sheryl Crow once famously sang, “A change’ll do you good,” and if you need proof of that, just ask Jake Owen. The country star has entered into a brand new season... Read more »
Author: Samantha Stephens
Posted: April 23, 2018, 3:46 pm