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Jake Owen’s New Album Is Finished

Posted On May 16, 2016

It's almost time for new music from Jake Owen. He posted on Twitter over the weekend, "My album is finished. It's coming to your ear drums very soon. Just have a tropical drink(s) ready, some friends, a boat, and a bad ass stereo." "American Country Love Song" is the first and current single off of…

“Today” Summer Concert Series Announced

Posted On May 16, 2016

Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton are taking over New York's Rockefeller Center. They're among the artists who will perform during the "Today" show's Summer Concert Series. Bentley will play on May 27th, followed by Luke Bryan on June 3rd and Blake Shelton on August 5th. The Band Perry will perform on August 11th,…

Head Of Academy Of Country Music Is Stepping Down

Posted On May 16, 2016

The head of the Academy of Country Music is stepping down. CEO Bob Romeo announced his exit last Friday.  He's led the organization for 12-years. Romeo says, "Working at the Academy has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my career in the music business. We've accomplished more than I could have ever dreamed…

Turner Back With New Single

Posted On May 16, 2016

When Josh Turner heard "Hometown Girl" the first time, he knew it was a hit song. "The first time I heard 'Hometown Girl' I was excited because it sounded like a hit to me. It just had that hit chorus, that vibe that didn't really lose you. It just held your attention," Turner explains. Turner…

Reba Takes Night Off To See Lionel Richie

Posted On May 16, 2016

Reba says the audience feeds off the entertainer on stage, reacting to their mood and the fun they are having. "It's contagious. The audience has a great time when the person on stage is," Reba says. Reba wrapped up another two weeks with Brooks & Dunn at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, with nine more…