Country Music News from CMT

Imagine a song so popular that, as a No. 1 hit, it equals the number of combined weeks that Patsy Cline’s “I Fall To Pieces,” Faron Young’s “Hello Walls,” Jimmy Dean’s “Big Bad John,” and George Jones’ “Tender Years” topped the Billboard Country charts. In retrospect, that seems incredibly difficult. However, from 1961 into 1962,... Read more »
Author: Marcus K. Dowling
Posted: October 26, 2021, 10:32 pm
Dolly Parton headlined the Kiss Breast Cancer Goodbye benefit concert at CMA Theater.
Author: Cindy Watts
Posted: October 26, 2021, 10:23 pm
Brett Young's new single 'You Didn't' is from his latest album “WEEKENDS LOOK A LITTLE DIFFERENT THESE DAYS.”
Author: Cindy Watts
Posted: October 26, 2021, 8:44 pm
Luke Bryan changed a tire for a stranded mother on the side of the road then headed to Los Angeles to join Katy Perry on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."
Author: Cindy Watts
Posted: October 26, 2021, 5:04 pm
Superstar Nashville collaborations are often hashed out in long songwriting sessions, behind boardroom doors, or even at an afterparty of an awards show. However, things were a bit different for Lady A, Thomas Rhett, Darius Rucker, and Carly Pearce. The sextet is behind Lady A’s latest collaborative single, “Friends Don’t Let Friends,” and its creation... Read more »
Author: Marcus K. Dowling
Posted: October 26, 2021, 3:46 pm
Embedded from www.youtube.com. Clare Dunn’s motivation for her latest single and video for “Holding Out For A Cowboy” hits at several deeply personal causes that allow the Rowdy Domstead-shot video to resonate profoundly. “I really was sick of the city and all the games that get played there, both in love and in life, and... Read more »
Author: Marcus K. Dowling
Posted: October 26, 2021, 1:59 pm
Garth Brooks will play the Grand Ole Opry House and Ryman Auditorium in November.
Author: Cindy Watts
Posted: October 26, 2021, 4:12 am
Typically, when considering the lineage of country music’s top No. 1 hitmakers, these are artists who achieved incredible chart-topping success over multiple decade-long careers. For instance, country’s No. 1 hit creator, George Strait, reached the top 44 times in three decades. However, comparatively, Tammy Wynette achieved 20 solo or duet No. 1 songs in a... Read more »
Author: Marcus K. Dowling
Posted: October 26, 2021, 2:46 am
Reba McEntire and Rex Linn call themselves 'The Tots,' and talk about nicknames, bonding during quarantine and how they connected over food.
Author: Cindy Watts
Posted: October 26, 2021, 2:38 am
Carrie Underwood picked up her second Dove Award last week. Other winners include for KING & COUNTRY, NEEDTOBREATHE and The Isaacs.
Author: Cindy Watts
Posted: October 25, 2021, 8:52 pm