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Dwight Yoakam To Release Bluegrass Album

Posted On August 03, 2016

Dwight Yoakam is returning to his Kentucky roots on a new album. "Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars..." will feature bluegrass interpretations of his biggest hits. The album comes out on September 23rd.

The Band Perry Releases Comeback Kid

Posted On August 02, 2016

The Band Perry wants fans to know they aren't going "pop." The trio told "Taste of Country," their new record deal with Interscope doesn't mean they're crossing over.  But, that doesn't mean you won't hear The Band Perry on pop radio. Kimberly, Neil and Reid say they welcome the opportunity to have their music on…

Kelsea Ballerini Announces First Headlining Tour

Posted On August 02, 2016

Kelsea Ballerini will hit the road this fall for her first headlining tour. The First Time Tour kicks off on October 21st in Houston, Texas. Carly Pearce, Morgan Evans, Levi Hummon and Jacob Davis will be Ballerini's special guests at different concerts throughout the trek.  Cam will help her close out the tour with two…

Cole Swindell Named Celebrity Judge For Miss America Pageant

Posted On August 02, 2016

Cole Swindell is adding pageant judge to his long list of credits. He's been announced as a celebrity judge for the 2017 Miss America competition. Swindell told "People," he's excited about the job.  He says, "Knowing how hard the contestants must work to get there, I'm looking forward to helping one of them become Miss…

Alabama Exhibit Coming To Country Music Hall Of Fame

Posted On August 02, 2016

Alabama is getting an exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. "Alabama: Song of the South" opens on August 25th and runs through July 17, 2017.  The new exhibit will spotlight the group's illustrious career through treasured keepsakes and instruments that helped shape members Jeff Cook, Teddy Gentry and Randy Owen into…