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  • Cole Swindell brought in as Brand Ambassador for Diamond Resorts

    Cole Swindell brought in as Brand Ambassador for Diamond Resorts

    Platinum-selling Cole Swindell is bringing a bit of that bling to Diamond Resorts International: he’s the latest artist to sign on as a Brand Ambassador for the hospitality and vacation ownership company. The celebrity Brand Ambassadors are meant to provide guests of the resorts with unique and memorable vacation experiences. As part of the deal, Cole will be a featured artist during the 2017 Diamond Resorts Concert Series, and his concerts across North America in 2017 will  include opportunities for members to secure premium seating and private meet-and-greet experiences. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.  

  • Miranda Lambert raises funds to encourage aspiring female songwriters

    Miranda Lambert raises funds to encourage aspiring female songwriters

    You can now apply for Miranda Lambert‘s 2017-2018 Women Creators Scholarship at Nashville’s Belmont University. Miranda created the program last year to help a female student majoring in music business, songwriting or entertainment industry at Belmont’s Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business. Miranda raised the money for this year’s scholarship by turning the rehearsal for her Highway Vagabond Tour at Joe’s Bar in Chicago into a fundraiser. If you’re interested, you’ll need to  complete an online application and submit an original song. Miranda herself will choose the winner. You can find out more at Miranda’s official website. Copyright © 2017, […]

  • They want it that country way: Backstreet Boys team with Florida Georgia Line for new video

    They want it that country way: Backstreet Boys team with Florida Georgia Line for new video

    The Backstreet Boys are one of the unexpected guests on Florida Georgia Line‘s Dig Your Roots: they duet with the “Cruise” duo on a track called “God, Your Mama and Me.”  Now, both acts have teamed up for the song’s video, which was just released Tuesday. The clip features the groups singing on Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, intercut with of each of the guys doing something romantic for their real-life loves. There’s champagne, cocktails, an actual gift horse, a candlelit dinner, a rose petal-strewn bathtub and bed, a hot tub dip and more. As the song lyrics say, “No one’s ever gonna love you more/than […]

  • Miranda Lambert & Anderson East: "Fifty Shades Darker"

    Miranda Lambert & Anderson East: "Fifty Shades Darker"

    The first time many country fans heard of roots musician Anderson East was when they found out that he’s dating Miranda Lambert. But lately, Anderson’s been making some impressive strides in his own right. His song “What Would It Take” appears alongside the likes of Taylor Swift, John Legend and Nick Jonas on the soundtrack for the provocative flick Fifty Shades Darker. Even more impressive, the collection just debuted at #1 on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart. Anderson also re-teams with his previous tour partner Chris Stapleton on his All American Road Show dates starting June 9 in Southaven, Mississippi. […]

  • Little Busy Town: LBT plans a big week to bring on "The Breaker"

    Little Busy Town: LBT plans a big week to bring on "The Breaker"

    As they celebrate the chart-topping success of “Better Man” this week, Little Big Town will also be busy promoting their new album, The Breaker. The foursome is set to return to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday, on the heels of their memorable November appearance, which featured them playing the show’s Silly String game, “Stranger Strings.” Tune in to see if the CMA and ACM Vocal Group of the Year reprise their Taylor–Swift-penned #1, which they’ve already sung on the show, or debut another tune from their seventh album, which comes out Friday. The record’s release date will […]

  • "Back to God," back to Vegas: Reba's on a roll

    "Back to God," back to Vegas: Reba's on a roll

    For the second week in a row, Reba McEntire is hanging on to #1. Her gospel double album set Sing It Now:  Songs of Faith & Hope remains at the top of both Billboard’s Country and Christian/Gospel album charts in its second week of release. So far, the video for its lead single, “Back to God,” has also been viewed close to 5 million times on YouTube. After two shows last week at Nashville’s historic Ryman auditorium, Reba’s headed back to work in Sin City. She and Brooks & Dunn continue their Together in Vegas residency Wednesday, holding on to […]

  • Backstreet’s back with new video with Florida Georgia Line

    Backstreet’s back with new video with Florida Georgia Line

    On Tuesday, Florida Georgia Line will roll out their new video with the Backstreet Boys at BigMachineTV.com. In the meantime, Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley have been sharing snippets of “God, Your Mama and Me” on social media. Look for plenty of footage of the guys’ significant others and kids, as well as a performance clip set on the beach. “God, Your Mama and Me” is the third single from the duo’s Dig Your Roots album. Both “H.O.L.Y” and “May We All” with Tim McGraw have gone to #1. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.   Here’s a sneak peek of our new video for “God, Your Mama, and Me” feat. @BackstreetBoys — […]