WEBSTER PUBLIC RELATIONS & CMA CELEBRATE 3RD ANNUAL LEGENDARY LUNCH

02.23.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 23, 2017) – For a third year in a row, The Webster Public Relations Legendary Lunch co-hosted by CMA and sponsored by DUKE FM, Springer Mountain Farms, and The Country Music Cruise was a success!!! With over 40 artists in attendance with a staggering cumulative stats that include 171 #1 Billboard chart hits, 559 Top 10 Billboard chart hits, and over 1033 Top 40 Billboard charted singles, the attendees that included Country radio, music industry, and media enjoyed camaraderie and fellowship.

First time artist attendees included Tracy Lawrence, John...

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Big & Rich React To Nomination For 'Vocal Duo of the Year' At The 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards®

Big & Rich 02.16.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 16, 2017) – The 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards® has just announced their finalists, and energetic country duo Big & Rich have scored a nomination for 'Vocal Duo of the Year.' The event will take place on April 2 in Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena, where the winners will be announced. The ACM Awards will also be broadcast on CBS Television Network (live 8:00-11:00pm, ET/delayed PT). View full list of nominations HERE.

"We have deep gratitude to the folks in our industry...

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Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors Wins the Top Prize for Inspiring Television

Dolly Parton 02.16.17

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (February 16, 2017) – DOLLY PARTON’S CHRISTMAS OF MANY COLORS: CIRCLE OF LOVE wins the Epiphany Prize for the Most Inspiring TV Program for at the 25th Annual Movieguide® Awards, hosted by Actor Terry Crews. Last year, Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors NBC movie of the week took home the same award.

Dolly Parton attended last year’s ceremony, but was not able to attend this year’s Movieguide® Awards. Co-executive producer Sam Haskell accepted the award along with stars Alyvia Alyn Lind, Cameron Jones and Mary Lane Haskell, as well as Director Stephen Herek, Writer Pamela K. Long and Editor Maysie Hoy.

“To stand in the...

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Duo's Single Climbs to Top 40 on Country Radio Charts

LOCASH CELEBRATES ACM NOMINATION FOR 'NEW VOCAL DUO OR GROUP OF THE YEAR'8

LOCASH 02.16.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2017) – LOCASH’s Chris Lucas and Preston Brust are celebrating their first major industry award nomination as ACM Awards® nominees in the New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year category.

As Country Aircheck’s No. 1 New Artist for 2016, the Reviver Records duo is fresh off their No. 1 smash single, “I Know Somebody” and their first RIAA Gold-Certified chart-topping single “I Love This Life.” “Ring On Every Finger,” LOCASH’s new sweet sentiment single that just begs to be danced to,...

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COUNTRY MUSIC INDUSTRY IMPRESARIO JIM HALSEY CELEBRATES 65 YEARS IN THE MUSIC BUSINESS

02.16.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 16, 2017) – Over the course of his 68-year career, Jim Halsey has been a pioneer of country music innovation and expansion, transforming a once colloquial commodity into a global force. Halsey played a key role in the direction and management of country music giants. He has guided the careers of some of the most iconic figures in country music, including, Roy Clark, Waylon Jennings, The Judds, Hank Thompson, Merle Haggard, Reba McEntire, Wanda Jackson, Freddy Fender, Roy Orbison, Tammy Wynette, Rick Nelson, Clint Black, Dwight Yoakam, Minnie Pearl, James Brown and The Oak Ridge Boys, who he’s managed for 43 years.

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THIS EDITION OF 'THE PICKUP' SETTING A RECORD FOR NUMBER OF LEGENDS FEATURED IN ONE EPISODE INCLUDING DOLLY PARTON, RANDY TRAVIS, REBA MCENTIRE, NAOMI JUDD, MIRANDA LAMBERT, THE OAK RIDGE BOYS AND MANY MORE

The Pick Up 02.15.17


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 15, 2017) – Continuing the tradition of presenting the top stories in country music, another all-new episode of “The Pickup” starts out by celebrating the 50th anniversary of Dolly Parton’s debut album, “Hello, I’m Dolly.”

The Oak Ridge Boys are celebrating an anniversary of their own. Their chart-topping single “Bobby Sue” turns 35 this year. You can hear the song live on one of the group’s many tour dates this year. To find a date near you, visit www....

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Voyage Sails From Fort Lauderdale to St. Maarten and St. Kitts February 3-10, 2018

COUNTRY MUSIC CRUISE CELEBRATES 5th ANNIVERSARY in 2018 WITH Alabama, Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers, Mickey Gilley, Lorrie Morgan, Bobby Bare, Jim Stafford, Johnny Lee, T. Graham Brown, Dailey & Vincent, Lacy J. Dalton, Asleep At The Wheel, Jeannie S

The Country Music Cruise 02.15.17

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (February 15, 2017)The Country Music Cruise will celebrate its 5th anniversary with a superstar-studded party when it sails from February 3-10, 2018 with Alabama, Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers, Mickey Gilley, Lorrie Morgan, Bobby Bare, Jim Stafford, Johnny Lee, T. Graham Brown, Dailey & Vincent, Lacy J. Dalton, Asleep At The Wheel, Jeannie Seely, Wade Hayes, Chuck Mead and his Grassy Knoll Boys, comedian Jon Reep, host Lorianne Crook and a slew of Elvis tribute artists...

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Recent Performances Include Randy Travis Tribute And Gene Watson Show

Shane Owens Stands Up For Traditional Country With New Single "All The Beer In Alabama"

Shane Owens 02.15.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 15, 2017) – Shane Owens’ latest single release, “All The Beer In Alabama,” leaves little doubt why he was recently named by Rolling Stone Country as one of the “10 New Country Artists You Need to Know.” With this new release Owens continues to prove his vocal ability to rightfully rub shoulders with the legends.

“All The Beer In Alabama” is the third single release from his highly acclaimed “Where I’m Comin’ From” CD and is gaining instant connectivity with both radio and listeners. The CD is available for purchase at select retailers across the nation and online at...

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Tickets go on sale this Friday, February 17th 10am

ADAM SANDLER & FRIENDS FEATURING ADAM SANDLER, DAVID SPADE, NICK SWARDSON, AND ROB SCHNEIDER "HERE COMES THE FUNNY" TOUR TO HEADLINE THE OPRY HOUSE AT FOURTH ANNUAL WILD WEST COMEDY FESTIVAL

Wild West Comedy Festival 02.14.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 14, 2017) – Superstar comedians Adam Sandler, David Spade, Nick Swardson, and Rob Schneider have joined the Wild West Comedy Festival lineup with their upcoming “Here Comes The Funny” Tour. The foursome will be kicking off the festival with their live show at The Opry House on Monday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. This show contains adult content and is recommended for adult audiences only.

Tickets go on sale Friday, February 17 at 10 a.m. at ticketmaster.com.

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Just in Time For Valentine’s Day, Clark Releases Lyric Video for Her New Breakup Anthem

LIDDY CLARK'S "SINGLE ON VALENTINE'S DAY" EXCLUSIVELY PREMIERES ON RADIO DISNEY COUNTRY

Liddy Clark 02.13.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 13, 2017) – Eighteen-year-old rising star Liddy Clark joins the ranks of strong female country singers and songwriters like Dolly Parton, Martina McBride, Shania Twain and Miranda Lambert by singing about love and heartache, a topic covered by many genres, but perfected by Country music, in her soon to be hit song “Single On Valentine’s Day” which exclusively premiered on Radio Disney Country. To watch the lyric video for Liddy Clark’s “Single On Valentine’s Day” click here.

“I...

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