Country Music News from CMT

May 27, 2016
Get ready to fall in love with Parker Millsap. The 23-year-old Oklahoma native exploded onto the scene in 2012 with his soulful blues-tinged, roots-rock vocals that had people exclaiming, “Where has this guy been hiding?” In his new video for “Pining,” Mi…
May 27, 2016
Before Olivia Lane accepted and embraced the role of a country singer, she played a lot of other parts. She was Éponine in Les Misérables, Miss Adelaide in Guys & Dolls, Jan in Grease, Hedy in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and Prin…
May 27, 2016
Is this déjà vu all over again? Jake Owen does something risky, ends up in the hospital and posts on Twitter? On Thursday morning (May 26), Owen posted that en route to his show in Illinois, he was taking a detour to an emergency room. Then later, he admi…
May 27, 2016
Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett and Cole Swindell are heading to Cullman, Alabama, for the Rock the South festival, and so is CMT Hot 20 Countdown‘s Cody Alan. Platinum and VIP passes are sold out to the event taking place June 3-4 at Heritage Pa…
May 27, 2016
Alabama and soul legend Sam Moore received stars on the Music City Walk of Fame this week in downtown Nashville. The newest inductees were recognized Thursday for their significant contributions to music and the heritage of Nashville. Alabama are members …
May 26, 2016
The 2016 CMT Music Awards are quickly approaching and we’re excited to learn sportscaster/TV personality Erin Andrews and football superstar J.J. Watt will team up to co-host. Enjoy a look back at some of our favorite moments from past hosts and get…
May 26, 2016
Craig Morgan’s roots take center stage in a big way in his brand new video for “I’ll Be Home Soon.” The powerful, soaring and sultry ballad talks about the feeling of love and longing you get when your partner tells you those four words in the song’…
May 26, 2016
Blake Shelton fans have been thirsting for knowledge over what his plans are for the former home of Miranda Lambert’s Pink Pistol Boutique in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. Shelton recently bought the property and tweeted that he has something “brewing” for the sp…
May 26, 2016
The Cadillac Three pretty much had no choice but to play music for a living. Regular shows at the Grand Ole Opry and rocking out to ‘90s rock alternative were part of every day life growing up in Nashville. To this day, the talent that rolls through town …
May 26, 2016
It’s highly doubtful that Brad Paisley will play his new parody song on North Carolina’s controversial bathroom bill when the Life Amplified World Tour visits the Tarheel State in September. But it made for hilarious late night television on Wednesday’s (…
May 26, 2016
There are two sides to every great album. Even if it’s no longer technically an album made out of pressed vinyl that has an A side and a B side. But that didn’t stop Dierks Bentley from approaching his new music that way. “During the process of making it,…
May 26, 2016
I hate that it took a near sexual assault to make everything right on Nashville. But it’s like anything else in real life: Sometimes you need to hit rock bottom before you can start back up again. And during Wednesday night’s (May 25) finale on ABC,…
May 25, 2016
Sportscaster/TV personality Erin Andrews and football superstar J.J. Watt will host the 2016 CMT Music Awards. Concurrent with Wednesday’s (May 25) host announcement, it was also revealed that Cam and pop superstars Fifth Harmony have been added to …
May 25, 2016
Dustin Lynch’s “Mind Reader” has arrived at the summit of Billboard’s country airplay chart after 34 weeks of swimming upstream. It’s his third chart-topping single following “Hell of a Night” and “Where It’s At.” And for the second straight week, Keith U…
May 25, 2016
Cam heard Americana singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson once say country music is about celebrating the struggle. And she is all about that. Which is why the song that put her at the top of the charts — “Burning House” — isn’t all sunshine and …

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