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Recap: Party Down South: Gettin’ On and Goin’ Off

Friday, March 27, 2015 -- 1:03 am EDT

In one corner, we have Daddy. In the other, we have Tiffany. And on this episode of Party Down South, the Daddy vs. Tiffany smack-down continues. “Even though Lil’ Bit’s not here, it still looks like she’s causing a lot of drama in this house,” explains Lyle. Once the fight comes to a close, the... Read more »

 

Watch Kenny Chesney Prep for 47th Birthday Bash

Thursday, March 26, 2015 -- 6:35 pm EDT

It’s hard to believe Kenny Chesney is turning 47 on Thursday (March 26). But what’s not hard to believe is that he’s celebrating with almost 20,000 of his Nashville pals. Chesney’s show at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday night is the first of a two-night, sold-out kickoff to his Big Revival tour. Jake Owen and... Read more »

 

Eric Church Loves His Gold as Much as His Platinum

Thursday, March 26, 2015 -- 6:04 pm EDT

It seems like a funny notion to be more excited about selling 500,000 copies of a record as opposed to a whopping 1 million copies, but once you hear the full story, I think you’ll understand Eric Church’s sentiment. At his soiree earlier this week to celebrate his latest No. 1 single, “Talladega,” and the... Read more »

 

Jason Aldean Wedding Details Revealed

Thursday, March 26, 2015 -- 4:51 pm EDT

Newlyweds Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr are starting to reveal details about their recent seaside wedding in Mexico on Saturday (March 21), Us magazine reports. Who Was There: A small group of about 100 friends and relatives, including officiant and Duck Dynasty star Willie Robertson and Aldean’s daughters Keeley and Kendyl. Location: On the beach... Read more »

 

Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Announcement Like a Family Reunion

Thursday, March 26, 2015 -- 4:03 pm EDT

It was like a family reunion Wednesday morning (March 25) when singer Brenda Lee announced that the Browns, the Oak Ridge Boys and the late guitarist Grady Martin will be the 2015 inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame. The ceremonies took place in the rotunda of the Country Music Hall of Fame and... Read more »

 

Seven to Receive ACM’s 50th Anniversary Milestone Award

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 7:35 pm EDT

Garth Brooks, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, George Strait, Taylor Swift and Brooks & Dunn will be honored with the ACM 50th Anniversary Milestone Award. The award will commemorate the artists’ groundbreaking career achievements in ACM Awards history. The seven artists chosen by the ACM’s board of directors will be recognized for advancing the... Read more »

 

Luke Bryan’s Bash in Mexico 2.0

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 6:24 pm EDT

Luke Bryan has probably barely recovered from his first Crash My Playa party. And yet he’s already planning for the next one. I remember being so consumed with jealousy when Bryan tweeted from the first one a few months ago. Round 2 is about to happen. #CrashMyPlaya pic.twitter.com/8XvUGkTwKe — Luke Bryan (@LukeBryanOnline) January 27, 2015... Read more »

 

Tim McGraw Leaves Something to the Imagination

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 6:06 pm EDT

The first time we hear a song we love, we let our imaginations run wild and wonder, “Ooh, what would that music video look like?” And then we start directing our own video shoots in our heads. Tim McGraw loves that kind of personal creativity. As much as he loves making music videos, sometimes he... Read more »

 

Country Music Hall of Fame Elects Oak Ridge Boys, Browns, Grady Martin

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 12:27 pm EDT

The Oak Ridge Boys, Jim Ed Brown and the Browns and legendary guitarist Grady Martin have been selected as the next inductees of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Hall of Fame member Brenda Lee made the announcements Wednesday morning (March 25) during a press conference hosted by the Country Music Association at the Country... Read more »

 

Eric Church Basks in No. 1 Song and Gold and Platinum Albums

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 -- 5:54 pm EDT

Eric Church and Luke Laird took the stage Monday (March 23) at Nashville’s Acme Feed & Seed to load up on awards for co-writing “Talladega,” Church’s latest No. 1 single. Apart from the trophies conferred by BMI, the performance rights organization to which both Church and Laird belong, tokens of esteem were issued from the... Read more »