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ACM AWARDS RED CARPET COVERAGE AND SHOW RECAP, OPENING OF MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE, PICKUP & COMING WITH DYLAN SCOTT, AND MORE FEATURED IN THIS EDITION OF THE PICKUP

04.17.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 17, 2017) – The latest version of The Pickup continues its tradition of presenting the top stories in country music, both traditional and modern. The Pickup travels to Sin City for a rundown of all the big night’s winners of the 52nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, with such big names as Trace Adkins and Big & Rich stopping by the Red Carpet. We also take a look at how one of Country’s biggest names of the 1990s, Tracy Lawrence, has re-invented himself as an ACM Nominee this year. In addition, the Country Music Hall of Fame announces their 2017 class, and Alabama’s Jeff Cook makes a heartbreaking announcement. There’s all of that in this week’s installment, as well as an introduction to Dylan Scott in The Pickup & Coming segment, and Trisha Yearwood meets… herself, as Madame...

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TRACE ADKINS RELEASES NEW MUSIC, LITTLE BIG TOWN ADDS MORE RYMAN DATES AND MORE FEATURED IN THIS EDITION OF THE PICKUP

04.03.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 1, 2017) – The latest version of "The Pickup" continues its tradition of presenting the top stories in country music, both traditional and modern.

The Kentucky Headhunters released a music video featuring vintage footage in support of “God Loves a Rolling Stone.” The song is their first single off of the latest album, On Safari. “It’s more than just a music video, it’s a film for all humanity,” said Headhunters’ Richard Young of the release.

Country icon T.G. Sheppard has a packed tour schedule in 2017. Fans can catch him across the country for his “Party Time” tour. Continuously added dates can be found at www.tgsheppard.com.

The first artist to ever have a year long residency at famed Nashville music venue The Ryman Auditorium, Little Big Town, began their residency. If...

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JOHN ANDERSON, GENE WATSON, COLE SWINDELL, WEDDING BELLS AND MORE FEATURED IN THIS EDITION OF THE PICKUP

03.16.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 16, 2017) – The latest version of "The Pickup" gives a big congratulations to Frankie Ballard. The country crooner took to social media to announce his recent marriage to Christina Murphy.

John Anderson is celebrating the 35th anniversary of his album Wild and Blue by hitting the road with a nationwide tour. He kicked off the tour March 3, and can be seen everywhere from the Carolinas to Minnesota and even Florida.

Country traditionalist Gene Watson will be extending his nationwide tour in support of his 33rd studio album Real.Country.Music. Watson’s live shows will go all the through to December.

Cole Swindell celebrated more than just another No. 1 single with “Middle of a Memory” at a...

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