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  • Luke Bryan Scores Coveted Performance Slot at the Super Bowl

    Luke Bryan Scores Coveted Performance Slot at the Super Bowl

    We’ve know for some time that Lady Gaga will do the halftime show at this year’s Super Bowl, but on Sunday, we found out Luke Bryan is set to sing the national anthem. You’ll be able to watch Luke’s performance of “The Star Spangled Banner” live from Houston’s NRG Stadium Sunday, February 5 on Fox, before the Atlanta Falcons take on the New England Patriots in the NFL championship game. Kickoff is at 6:30 p.m. ET. Luke joins the ranks of country performers like Garth Brooks, Faith Hill, and the Dixie Chicks, who’ve sung the national anthem at the Super Bowl in years past. Copyright © 2017, […]

  • Sam Hunt Storms the "Billboard" Charts with His Non-Single, "Drinkin' Too Much"

    Sam Hunt Storms the "Billboard" Charts with His Non-Single, "Drinkin' Too Much"

    Sam Hunt’s new song, “Drinkin’ Too Much,” may not officially be a single, but it’s making its mark on the Billboard charts anyway. In fact, it’s the Georgia native’s highest debut ever on the Hot Country Songs tally, making its initial appearance at #16. Written about how the success of Sam’s breakthrough Montevallo album affected his fiancée Hannah Lee Fowler, “Drinkin’ Too Much” is making an even more impressive showing when it comes to digital sales. It moved 26,000 downloads in its first week, landing at #3 on the Country Digital Song Sales ranking — all without any official radio promotion. Sam’s next single release […]

  • Chase Rice Heads Back to the Bars, Previewing New Album at Pub Shows

    Chase Rice Heads Back to the Bars, Previewing New Album at Pub Shows

    Chase Rice’s new album likely won’t be out until summer, but he’s planning to give fans a preview during a series of “Pub Shows” in March. Named for his backstage hang known as Pub 44, the concerts will be a throwback to the intimate dive bars where the “Ready Set Roll” hitmaker cut his teeth. Expect to hear his current single, “Everybody We Know Does,” which is from Chase’s as-yet-untitled project. Here are the initial dates on Chase Rice’s Pub Shows trek, with tickets on sale now: 3/23 — Rome, GA, Brewhouse Music & Grill3/24 — Valdosta, GA, Bluewater Bar […]

  • Wynonna Gets Back to Her Roots and Plans a Revival for 2017

    Wynonna Gets Back to Her Roots and Plans a Revival for 2017

    Wynonna is going back to her beginnings on her 2017 tour, launching the Roots & Revival trek with her band The Big Noise in March. “My roots are firmly planted in country music,” Wy says. “But I was given wings, and I’m grateful that my fans have allowed me the freedom to sing the music that I love.” Billed as “part nostalgia, part comedy, and all rich, soulful music,” the Roots & Revival Tour will take fans on a journey through Wynonna’s 33-year career. It’s set to run through late October. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

  • What the Hell: With One Show in the Books, Dierks Bentley Extends His Tour

    What the Hell: With One Show in the Books, Dierks Bentley Extends His Tour

    With one show under his belt on the 2017 What the Hell Tour, Dierks Bentley has moved ahead with mapping out his summer. The “Black” hitmaker opened the trek Thursday night to a sold-out crowd in Dayton, Ohio, with Cole Swindell and Jon Pardi opening, and has just added more dates. “The show [Thursday] night — and even just being with Cole and Pardi hanging off stage the last few days — has me so pumped for the rest of this year,” Dierks says. “There’s not a cooler feeling in the world than the love that country music fans pour out every night when you’re laying […]

  • Justin Moore Goes Neon for "Somebody Else Will"

    Justin Moore Goes Neon for "Somebody Else Will"

    Justin Moore’s last music video may’ve been a comic spoof on classic westerns, but he’s taken an entirely different approach with the treatment for his new single, “Somebody Else Will.” The Arkansas native is lit in shades of neon in the stylish video for the second release from his Kinda Don’t Care album. Shot at The Sutler just off 8th Avenue South in Nashville, the clip juxtaposes Justin’s performance against an electric night out between a motorbike-riding female and a firefighter. You can check out the “Somebody Else Will” clip on YouTube. It’s the follow-up to Justin’s latest #1, “You Look Like I […]

  • Old Dominion Books a Date with Ellen DeGeneres This Friday

    Old Dominion Books a Date with Ellen DeGeneres This Friday

    As we wait to see how Old Dominion will follow up their recent #1, “Song for Another Time,” the band has booked a date with Ellen DeGeneres.  We know the five prolific songwriters have been road-testing new material as far back as their summer stint on Kenny Chesney’s tour. They’ve also hinted their new single is likely to be the lead release from their sophomore album. You can catch Old Dominion on The Ellen DeGeneres Show this Friday. Check you local listings for the exact time.  Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.