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Swindell Reaches Platinum With “You Should Be Here”

Posted On August 25, 2016

Cole Swindell is a fan of his own song, "You Should Be Here." "I didn't know that's the song I was going to be writing, but that's the kind of song that made me fall in love with country music," Swindell says. Swindell recently received the welcome news that his tune achieved Platinum status.  The…

Morgan Tries Some New Things On His Latest Album

Posted On August 25, 2016

Craig Morgan says when he wrote with a co-writer for the album, he tried to present new and fresh ideas for songs. Morgan wanted to offer fans an album that reflected the title, "A Whole Lot More To Me," when he released his latest project.  The singer says he purposely wrote and looked for songs…

Jennifer Nettles Is Working On Christmas Album

Posted On August 24, 2016

Jennifer Nettles is working on a Christmas album. She confirmed the news this week after Dolly Parton spilled the beans during a Facebook Live chat with fans about her own Christmas album. Parton said, "I did a Christmas album years and years and years ago. But I am going to do a new one that's…

Glen Campbell To Receive Award During ACM Honors

Posted On August 24, 2016

Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Keith Urban and Toby Keith will pay tribute to one of country music's legends during the upcoming ACM Honors. They'll take the stage together to perform a medley of Glen Campbell's greatest hits. During the ceremony, Campbell will be given the ACM Career Achievement Award.  Campbell's wife Kim will accept it…

Alan Jackson Opening Bar In Nashville

Posted On August 24, 2016

Alan Jackson is opening a bar on Nashville's Lower Broadway. "The Tennessean" reports, he paid nearly $6 million for the building that most recently housed The Wheel and The Wheel Cigar Bar. Jackson plans to open AJ's Good Time Bar later this year.  It will feature three floors and a rooftop bar. Jackson says, "I always…