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Congrats to Darius Rucker on 5 years as an Opry Member

On Wednesday September 22nd, 2017, Darius Rucker celebrated the 5th anniversary of his induction as a member of the Grand Ole Opry. It's a dream that little 10 year old Darius, listening to the classics of Charley Pride while his mother would try and introduce him to Al Green, could never have imagined. It was a special night at the Opry, with superstar performances by legends as well as up and comers. Carly Pearce took the stage at 8:15 to perform CRANKIN performances of the hit singles from her upcoming album "If My Name Was Whiskey" and "Every Little Thing". It was truly a special thing to witness the depth her talent performing for a full house at the Opry before her debut album has even

Little Big Town Pays Tribute to Troy Gentry

On both Friday (9/15) and Saturday (9/16), country music group Little Big Town took a few minutes to honor Montgomery Gentry’s Troy Gentry. Troy died in a tragic helicopter accident on September 8th, 2017. They covered the famous song, “My Town”, but not the way you’re thinking of. The song My Town is a very uptempo, fun and celebratory song, while Little Big Town’s cover of it is a slow, heartfelt ballad. While singing this song, the crowd roared in celebration, and many sang along in unison, “Na na na na na”. The tragic crash happened in New Jersey, when Gentry had hopped on a helicopter ride. Troy was scheduled to play that night in New Jersey with his duo partner, Eddie Montgomery. After

Thomas Rhett - "Life Changes" - Album Review

Thomas Rhett is no stranger to life changes. The country singer has experienced an extreme amount of them within the last 3 months. His wife, Lauren, and him adopted Willa Gray from Uganda, and shortly after became pregnant with their current newborn, Ada James. Thomas Rhett showcases all of the ups and downs of his recent life experiences in the brand new album, Life Changes. The sound of his third studio album is very versatile - blending genres from rock to R&B to country to pop to even EDM. Needless to say, this album has something for everyone, no matter what genre they prefer. Thomas co-produced the album with help from Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure, Julian Bunetta and Joe London. Kicking

JUST ANNOUNCED: 2017 CMA Awards Nominees

One of our favorite events of the year is just around the corner - CMA AWARDS! The nominees were just announced Monday (Sept. 4th) on Good Morning America , by Dustin Lynch and Brothers Osborne. Both Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban received multiple nominations. Lambert was nominated for Female Vocalist, Album, Single, Song and Music Video of the Year. Urban was nominated for Male Vocalist, Song, Single, Music Video and Entertainer of the Year. For the first time, Lauren Alaina is among the nominees for New Artist of the Year. Her recent instagram post surely shows her excitement about this - captioning, “This is my ‘I got my very first CMA nomination’ face. I can heartly believe it. <3” The

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