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Sam Hunt was arrested early Thursday morning, according to WKRN, after driving drunk in East Nashville, a police report alleges. The arrest warrant indicated that Hunt had a blood alcohol level of .173, according to the Nashville television station.
Posted: November 21, 2019, 3:59 pm
It’s been almost 24 hours since the Grammy nominations came out on Wednesday (Nov. 20), and by now, most of the country artists who made the list have reacted. Brandi Carlile, for example. She is all over that list. Which is no surprise, because at the 2019 Grammys, she won three in the American Roots... Read more »
Posted: November 21, 2019, 2:03 pm
The experience of listening to Grace Potter’s new album, Daylight, is similar to sneaking into her den, throwing every vinyl record and diary page into the air, then letting it all settle at your feet. Dig around and there’s the exhilaration of new love, but also the devastation of acknowledged that you’ve hurt people on... Read more »
Posted: November 21, 2019, 1:00 pm
Sam Grow sends a message about texting and driving in his new video, "Drink About That"
Posted: November 21, 2019, 5:01 am
If you’d shared this news with Tanya Tucker back in 2002, she would not have believed you. Because at the time, she’d just released what she thought was her last full-length studio album, Tanya. But as it turned out, she eventually did make another one. This year. And on Wednesday (Nov. 20), Tucker and that... Read more »
Posted: November 20, 2019, 7:20 pm
Embedded from open.spotify.com. Welcome to the first edition of CMT Certified. This is our monthly playlist — hand-picked and certified fresh — from the music lovers at CMT. Keep reading to find out why these 22 songs made our list. Cody Alan CMT Radio Live Kelleigh Bannen “John Who” “I love this woman and all... Read more »
Posted: November 20, 2019, 7:02 pm
Eric Church is nominated for two Grammy awards, it was announced on Wednesday morning (Nov. 20). His Desperate Man is in the running for best country album, and his No. 1 hit “Some Of It” is nominated for best country song. Church wrote “Some Of It” with Clint Daniels, Jeff Hyde and Bobby Pinson, and... Read more »
Posted: November 20, 2019, 5:14 pm
Critical acclaim. That’s usually how people in the music business describe a song or an album that is very, very, very well received. But this is how Ashley McBryde describes it, now that her breakout single from earlier this year has been nominated for not one but two Grammy awards. “‘Girl Goin’ Nowhere’ is the... Read more »
Posted: November 20, 2019, 2:44 pm
among 2020 Grammy nominees.
Posted: November 20, 2019, 1:35 pm
CMT Next Up Now brings together a variety of country music videos each week.
Posted: November 20, 2019, 12:00 pm