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Country Music Hall Of Fame Reveals 2020 Class Of Inductees

Country Music Hall Of Fame Reveals 2020 Class Of Inductees

The Country Music Association on Wednesday announced the Country Music Hall of Fame’s 2020 class of inductees. The new inductees are Dean Dillon in the songwriter category, Marty Stuart in the Modern Era Artist category, and Hank Williams Jr. in the Veterans Era Artist category. Sometimes referred to as “the last of the troubadours,” Dillon…Read More

Dan + Shay Reveal Rescheduled 2021 Arena Tour Dates

Dan + Shay Reveal Rescheduled 2021 Arena Tour Dates

Dan + Shay have announced new dates for their Arena Tour for 2021 after the trek was delayed by the coronavirus pandemic earlier this year. The Arena Tour will now kick off on September 9, 2021, at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina, and will conclude on December 7 at TD Garden in…Read More

Maren Morris Donates $70,000 To High School Band Program

Maren Morris Donates $70,000 To High School Band Program

Maren Morris has donated $70,000 to the band program at East Nashville Magnet High School through her HEROES Fund charity. The school plans to use the funds to purchase instruments, uniforms, tuxedos and gowns. “Now that I am where I am, it gives me so much joy to give back money to the spark that…Read More

Keith Urban Drops ‘Change Your Mind’ From Upcoming Album

Keith Urban Drops ‘Change Your Mind’ From Upcoming Album

Country superstar Keith Urban has dropped another new song, “Change Your Mind,” from his upcoming album. The song was written by Matthew Bair and Fransisca Hall. In the song, Urban says that his former lover has changed since leaving him, and he wonders whether he could change her mind about him. “You changed your world…Read More

Kane Brown Teams Up With Nelly For ‘Cool Again’ Remix

Kane Brown Teams Up With Nelly For ‘Cool Again’ Remix

Kane Brown has teamed up with Nelly to drop a remix of his hit song “Cool Again.” The country star and the rapper dropped the remix on Friday, August 7, along with a video, which was filmed on a beach in Miami. Nelly called the song “one of the dopest tracks that I’ve done thus…Read More

Darius Rucker Benefit Concert Raises Over $255,000 For St. Jude

Darius Rucker Benefit Concert Raises Over $255,000 For St. Jude

Darius Rucker’s annual Darius & Friends benefit concert raised over $255,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This year’s event, which was conducted virtually due to the pandemic, featured Rucker, Clint Black and Tracy Lawrence and was held at the Grand Ole Opry on July 30. “When we first started talking about this year’s concert,…Read More

Taylor Swift’s ‘Folklore’ Tops Billboard 200 For Second Week

Taylor Swift’s ‘Folklore’ Tops Billboard 200 For Second Week

Taylor Swift’s new album Folklore has remained at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart for the second straight week. Folklore earned 135,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the week ending August 6, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data. The album has seen an 84 percent drop from 846,000 units in its opening…Read More

Aaron Dessner, Taylor Swift Top Billboard Hot 100 Producers, Songwriters Charts

Aaron Dessner, Taylor Swift Top Billboard Hot 100 Producers, Songwriters Charts

Aaron Dessner and Taylor Swift have climbed to the top spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 Producers and Hot 100 Songwriters charts (dated August 8), respectively, thanks to Swift’s new album, Folklore. According to Nielsen Music/MRC Data, Folklore rose to No. 1 on the Billboard 200, logging 846,000 equivalent album units and becoming 2020’s top-selling album…Read More