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Zac Brown Band Collaborates With EDM Artist Avicii

Posted On July 02, 2015

Zac Brown Band is the latest country act to dabble in the electronic music trend. Brown's vocals appear on a new track called "Broken Arrows" from EDM star Avicii. "Broken Arrows" will be featured on the Swedish producer's upcoming album "Stories." Avicii also enlisted singers from a variety of genres, including Jon Bon Jovi, Chris Martin…

Brantley Gilbert Marries Girlfriend Amber Cochran

Posted On July 01, 2015

Brantley Gilbert has tied the knot. The country singer has married his girlfriend Amber Cochran, who is a school teacher from his hometown.  The wedding took place on Sunday at his home in Georgia. The couple announced their engagement back in October. In an interview with "Taste of country," Brantley says he's known his new wife Amber for…

Dustin Lynch’s “Where It’s At” Goes Platinum

Posted On July 01, 2015

Dustin Lynch has reached a milestone with his latest single "Where It's At." The hit was certified platinum on Tuesday, after one million in sales and streams.  The RIAA presented him with a plaque after his performance at an event in Washington D.C. for the organization. "Where It's At" is the lead single off Dustin's…

Kristian Bush Talks Second Solo Single “Light Me Up”

Posted On July 01, 2015

Kristian Bush has released another single off his debut solo album. "Light Me Up" is the second cut from the Sugarland singer's album "Southern Gravity." In an interview with "Country Music Is Love," Kristian says the song celebrates how love "changes you forever."  It was co-written by one of the songwriters behind the Florida Georgia Line…

Underwood, Niemann Appreciate Real Meaning of July Fourth

Posted On July 01, 2015

Carrie Underwood says only in America could a girl from a small town in Oklahoma win a talent contest and go on to have her dreams come true. "America really is the land of opportunity. It's the only place in the world where you can try out for some show and win and go on…