AARON LEWIS ANNOUNCED AS PART OF BRANTLEY GILBERT’S ‘THE ONES THAT LIKE ME 2018’ TOUR

Aaron Lewis 10.16.17

Fans of Aaron Lewis won’t be disappointed with the latest addition to his nonstop tour schedule. Lewis joins country-rocker Brantley Gilbert for his The Ones That Like Me 2018 Tour. Having spent the better portion of 2017 crisscrossing the nation on his Sinner Tour, Lewis’ no-holds-barred attitude continues breaking barriers that are so prevalent in today’s music industry. His raw lyrics and authentic sound continue to keep his loyal fan base satisfied while adding to it with each performance.
 
“Since beginning a solo country career, Lewis has only grown more confident in his honky-tonk spirit with last year's excellent Sinner LP easily being one of...

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Superstar Dolly Parton Appears on the Jesus Calling Podcast

Dolly Parton 10.16.17

Dolly Parton, superstar musician, actress, philanthropist, EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony) recipient and all-around dynamic entertainer, will be the next guest on the Jesus Calling podcast. The podcast, born from the devotional that has sold more than 23 million copies world-wide, will be available for download October 12 on iTunes, SoundCloud, Spotify, Stitcher, and many other platforms, Thomas Nelson announced today.

In the episode, Parton shares stories from her upbringing and how her faith taught her the importance of giving back. Having grown up in a large family of twelve children herself, now,...

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SiriusXM’s Dolly Meets Mindy: A Dolly Parton Special on Kids Place Live

Dolly Parton 10.13.17

Country music superstar Dolly Parton sat down with Kids Place Live’s Absolutely Mindy at SiriusXM’s Music City Theatre in Nashville to talk about her new kids album, “I Believe in You,” and everything from songwriting to kid-wrangling. 

The legendary Queen of Country even answered some questions from the audience of kids and SiriusXM fans.   Below are clips from the conversation.  If used, please credit SiriusXM’s Kids Place Live.   
 

Dolly on the first song she ever wrote:

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DOLLY PARTON VISITS MONROE CARELL JR. VANDERBILT CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL TO SHARE MUSIC & HER OWN FAMILY’S STORY OF HOPE WITH KIDS AND PARENTS

Dolly Parton 10.13.17

Global superstar Dolly Parton, whose first children’s album I Believe In You releases today on Dolly Records/RCA Nashville, could have been anywhere on the day her album releases, but she wanted to be in Nashville with kids and their families at Monroe Carell Jr. Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital.
 
Parton’s niece Hannah Dennison, daughter of her sister Rachel and longtime band member Richard Dennison, spent years battling leukemia at Vanderbilt. Today she is a healthy young woman, and Dolly and family are bringing that story of hope to those children currently in the hospital.
 
Two of the songs on I Believe In You...

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DOLLY PARTON’S NEW CHILDREN’S ALBUM ‘I BELIEVE IN YOU’ AVAILABLE TOMORROW

Dolly Parton 10.12.17

Country music icon Dolly Parton will be EVERYWHERE, including all over television, radio and digital platforms as she celebrates the worldwide release of her first-ever children’s album, I Believe In You,...

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MUSIC ICON LIONEL RICHIE ADDED TO ALL-STAR CONCERT CELEBRATION HONORING KENNY ROGERS

Kenny Rogers 10.12.17

Lionel Richie will join an all-star lineup of musicians performing some of Kenny Rogers greatest hits at this one-night-only farewell concert celebration in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 7PM CT. "All In For The Gambler: Kenny Rogers' Farewell Concert Celebration" will feature some of the biggest stars in Nashville, including: Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, Chris Stapleton, Little Big Town, Lady Antebellum, Alison Krauss, The Flaming Lips, Idina Menzel, Jamey Johnson, Wynonna Judd, Naomi Judd, and Elle King. The...

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EXILE Kicks Off 55th Anniversary “No Limit” Tour with Free Show at Wildhorse Saloon

Exile 10.12.17

EXILE is bringing special guests the Okies, a musical side project for Dave Innis and Paul Gregg of Restless Heart accompanied by Heath Wright of Ricochet to help kick off their 55th Anniversary “No Limit” Tour October 17 at the Wildhorse Saloon. Additional performances include Sweet Honey, Brassfield Alley and more. Exile is set to perform at 6p.m. CST with special guests starting at 4p.m. CST.

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MARK CHESNUTT PRESENTED FIRST EVER TRAILBLAZER AWARD AT THE 2017 TEXAS COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS

Mark Chesnutt 10.12.17
On Thursday, September 28th, multi- platinum selling country artist and Texas native, Mark Chesnutt, was presented the first ever Trailblazer Award along with a Thank You Plaque for serving as a Spoken-person for the Texas Country Music Association (TCMA) at their 2017 awards ceremony. Though Chesnutt was unable to attend due to an unexpected illness, his good friend and co-writer Roger Springer accepted the award in his honor.

"It was unfortunate that Mark got ill and could not make it to the Awards show. “said Linda Wilson, founder of the TCMA. “He was missed, but the Finalists and Award Recipients along with amazing performances made the 2017 Texas Country...
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Country Legend Leroy Van Dyke To Perform On Grand Ole Opry's Opry Country Classics October 19

Leroy Van Dyke 10.11.17
Award-winning country music hit-maker Leroy Van Dyke, who was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry on October 20, 1962, is set to mark the anniversary of that accomplishment with an appearance on the Opry's Thursday night show Opry Country Classics at the Ryman Auditorium Thursday, October 19.

“After six decades in the music business, I’m still so proud of the day I became a Grand Ole Opry member, an incredible personal highlight and career milestone,” Van Dyke says. “I have always felt at home among my family, friends, and fans...
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CMA Awards Live Greatest Moments

10-DVD COLLECTION CMA AWARDS LIVE: GREATEST MOMENTS 1968-2015 AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER

10.11.17

Time Life in conjunction with the Country Music Association is proud to announce the upcoming release of CMA Awards Live: Greatest Moments 1968-2015, an extensive 10-DVD set of many of Country’s musical moments that have made history over the years. Time Life will begin taking pre-orders Wednesday, Oct. 11, with a 30-minute infomercial promoting the package airing throughout the fourth quarter of 2017. CMA Awards Live will be officially released to retail early next year.

Since 1968, millions of Country Music fans tune in each year to the CMA Awards to see which of their favorites walk away with the most coveted awards in the industry. In addition to the...

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