Country News

Kristian Bush: Sugarland Still Has More Music To Make

Posted On February 01, 2017

Sugarland still has more music to make. Kristian Bush told "The Boot," he and Jennifer Nettles have a contract to fulfill with their label, Mercury Nashville.  When that project will happen, though, is up to Nettles.  Bush says it's the nature of how radio works. He explained, "Her voice, as the lead singer of the…

Chris Young, Folgers Team Up For Jingle Contest

Posted On February 01, 2017

Chris Young is partnering with Folgers Coffee to inspire musicians to follow their dreams. Through February 20th, you can put your own spin on the iconic jingle and enter it into the Folgers Jingle Contest.  Videos can be submitted at folgers.com for an opportunity to win a mentoring session with Young. One grand prize winner…

Retired MLB Pitcher Barry Zito Releases EP

Posted On February 01, 2017

Former MLB pitcher Barry Zito is more than just a talented baseball player. He's just released his first country EP, titled "No Secrets."  The project includes five songs that were either written or co-written by Zito. Even though he played major league ball for 15-years, the music business is in Zito's blood.  His father was…

Aaron Tippin Announces 2017 Tour Dates

Posted On February 01, 2017

Aaron Tippin shows no signs of slowing down, even after 25-years in the music business. Tippin just announced his 2017 tour dates.  His cross country trek kicks off on February 9th in Airway Heights, Washington and will stop in more than 40 cities. Tippin says, "I'm so thankful that the fans still come out and…

BBR Music Group Acquired By BMG

Posted On January 31, 2017

Jason Aldean has a new boss. It was announced yesterday that Broken Bow Records Music Group has been acquired by Germany-based BMG. Other artists impacted by the purchase include Randy Houser, Dustin Lynch, Trace Adkins, Thompson Square, Granger Smith, Runaway June and Joe Nichols. The acquisition includes BBR Music Group imprints Broken Bow Records, Stoney…