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It might get loud for Martina McBride in 2017. Her calendar is filled with music starting with the return of the Love Unleashed Tour, partnering with CMT for its third annual Next Women of Country Tour. The tour resumes Feb. 2 in St. Louis, with Lauren Alaina, who is a new addition to the CMT... Read more »
Author: Lauren Tingle
Posted: January 19, 2017, 12:03 am
Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban are the first country performers announced to appear on the 59th annual Grammy Awards. John Legend and Metallica round out the initial performers booked for the show. Underwood and Urban are each nominated for best country solo performance for “Church Bells” and “Blue Ain’t Your Color,” respectively. Urban’s Ripcord is... Read more »
Author: Lauren Tingle
Posted: January 18, 2017, 11:03 pm
Country music is the official soundtrack for several presidential inauguration events in Washington, D.C., this week. Toby Keith, Lee Greenwood and the Frontmen of Country featuring Little Texas’ Tim Rushlow, Restless Heart’s Larry Stewart and Lonestar’s Richie McDonald will each sing at Thursday’s (Jan. 19) Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial.... Read more »
Author: Staff
Posted: January 18, 2017, 9:26 pm
Well, emerging 2017 has yet to bring us any significant chart excitement. No new albums come aboard this week and only three new songs. Chris Stapleton‘s Traveller is again the week’s bestselling country album, while Blake Shelton boasts the most played country song with ”A Guy With a Girl.” This is Shelton’s 23rd No. 1... Read more »
Author: Edward Morris
Posted: January 18, 2017, 9:08 pm
When Dierks Bentley’s tour launches Thursday night (Jan. 19) in Ohio, his fans might be expecting a little more from him. More than just his mile-high “Drunk on a Plane” party attitude. Or his chill “Somewhere on a Beach” vibe. Now that Bentley’s “Black” video is out, I have a feeling that’s the side of... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: January 18, 2017, 6:19 pm

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Posted: January 19, 2017, 3:22 am
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Posted: January 19, 2017, 3:06 am
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Author: ETonline Staff
Posted: January 19, 2017, 2:54 am
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Author: Alex Ungerman
Posted: January 19, 2017, 2:47 am
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Posted: January 19, 2017, 2:40 am