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Country Music Legend Loretta Lynn Dead At 90

Country Music Legend Loretta Lynn Dead At 90

Country music legend Loretta Lynn died on Tuesday, October 4. She was 90 years old. According to a statement from her family, Lynn passed away in her sleep at her home in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee. “Our precious mom, Loretta Lynn, passed away peacefully this morning, October 4th, in her sleep at home at her beloved…more »

HARDY Sustains ‘Significant Injuries’ In Tour Bus Crash

HARDY Sustains ‘Significant Injuries’ In Tour Bus Crash

HARDY was hospitalized after sustaining injuries in a road accident involving the tour bus he was travelling in. The bus overturned before dawn on Interstate 40 West, outside Nashville, on Sunday, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. “Following last night’s show, our tour bus was in an accident on our way home from Bristol. There…more »

Parker McCollum To Return To RodeoHouston For Opening Day

Parker McCollum To Return To RodeoHouston For Opening Day

Parker McCollum will return to RodeoHouston to headline for Opening Day of the 2023 Rodeo on February 28. For the first time in 2023, the Rodeo will host a special Opening Day celebration that includes a performance by a local band on the Stars Over Texas Stage, presented by Phillips 66, and closing out with…more »

Maren Morris Creates New Shirt For GLAAD’s Annual #SpiritDay

Maren Morris Creates New Shirt For GLAAD’s Annual #SpiritDay

Marren Morris has launched a new shirt that reads “You Have A Seat at This Table” for GLAAD’s annual #SpiritDay, which falls on October 20. The phrase is emblazoned in the shape of a heart. 100% of the proceeds will go to GLAAD’s work to support LGBTQ youth. Morris is also working with Fandiem on…more »

LeAnn Rimes Share Intimate ‘Spaceship’ Video Directed By Husband Eddie Cibrian

LeAnn Rimes Share Intimate ‘Spaceship’ Video Directed By Husband Eddie Cibrian

LeAnn Rimes recently released a video for “Spaceship,” a song from her new album God’s Work. The intimate visual features Rimes’ husband Eddie Cibrian. Rimes, who wrote and produced the song with Darrell Brown, co-produced the video with Cibrian and Brown. Cibrian directed the video and edited it alongside Julian Andraus. Tonia Wallander served as…more »

Morgan Wade Announces 2023 Headlining ‘No Signs Of Slowing Down Tour’

Morgan Wade Announces 2023 Headlining ‘No Signs Of Slowing Down Tour’

Rising country star Morgan Wade has announced her headlining “No Signs of Slowing Down Tour” for next year. The two-month-long trek will kick off in Louisville, Kentucky, on February 24, and wrap up in her home state of Virginia on April 16. Riding on the success of her popular album Reckless, Wade was recently named…more »

Jimmy Buffett Postpones, Cancels Tour Dates Due To Health Issues

Jimmy Buffett Postpones, Cancels Tour Dates Due To Health Issues

Jimmy Buffet has announced that due to health issues and brief hospitalization, he will need to refrain from touring for the rest of the year. Doctors have advised him to take rest, and in the meantime, recuperate and heal. Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band have rescheduled their three concerts to next year: 10/8 -…more »

CMT To Honor Alan Jackson As ‘Artist Of A Lifetime’

CMT To Honor Alan Jackson As ‘Artist Of A Lifetime’

CMT will honor Alan Jackson as “Artist of a Lifetime” during its 2022 “Artist Of The Year” celebration that will premiere at 9p/8c on October 14, on CMT. “I believe I’ve made more videos than just about anybody, and I know how important they have been in bringing my songs to life for the fans,…more »

Chris Janson Signs With Big Machine Label Group

Chris Janson Signs With Big Machine Label Group

Big Machine Label Group has announced the signing of Platinum-selling singer-songwriter Chris Janson to BMLG Records in partnership with Janson’s Harpeth 60 Records. The acclaimed entertainer joins the imprint alongside other artists such as Lady A, Brett Young, Riley Green and his young new protégé, Shane Profitt. After signing the deal, Janson returned to the…more »