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George Strait To Honor Jim Lauderdale At Americana Awards

Posted On August 01, 2016

George Strait will honor Jim Lauderdale at the upcoming Americana Honors and Awards Show. Lauderdale will receive the Wagonmaster Award, named for Country Music Hall of Fame member Porter Wagoner. Strait has recorded more than a dozen of Lauderdale's songs, including "The King of Broken Hearts," "Do the Right Thing" and "I Gotta Get to…

New Album Very Personal For Florida Georgia Line

Posted On August 01, 2016

Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line says as songwriters, they try to pen tunes that are real. "As songwriters, you write with what's happening. You write with what's real and we've done that. We've recorded those songs that are the most real. Some beautiful love songs, some spiritual songs, some party songs," Kelley shares. Kelley…

McBride Doesn’t Necessarily Seek Commercial Music

Posted On August 01, 2016

Martina McBride says her hits have all been something just out of the box of what is going on in country music at the time of their release. "I feel like when I look back at all the hits that I've had, they sounded really different and unique for the time. So I never really…

Charlie Daniels To Be Featured In HOF Exhibit

Posted On July 29, 2016

The life and career of Charlie Daniels will be featured in an exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame.  "Charlie Daniels: Million Mile Reflections" opens September 23rd and runs through March of next year.  Some of the legend's instruments, stage wear, awards and childhood mementos will be showcased in the exhibit.

Kenny Chesney Releases Duet With Pink

Posted On July 29, 2016

Kenny Chesney is releasing his latest song featuring pop superstar Pink.  "Setting the World on Fire" is the second single for Chesney's upcoming album, "Cosmic Hallelujah."  It premiered on country radio last night.  The album is due out on October 28th.