Category Archives: Country Music News

Nashville notes: Blake’s retro premiere, Brice’s heavy metal + more

Nashville notes: Blake’s retro premiere, Brice’s heavy metal + more

Blake Shelton’s retro-themed video for his new single, “No Body,” premieres Friday at 11 a.m. ET.  Lee Brice’s latest hit, “Soul,” has been certified Gold by the RIAA. Russell Dickerson’s featured on the new episode of Apple Music’s Men of the Hour podcast. Copyright © 2022, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.read more »

Want a “New Truck”? Dylan Scott says you “Can’t Have Mine”

Want a “New Truck”? Dylan Scott says you “Can’t Have Mine”

Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMTNow that Dylan Scott’s successfully parked his “New Truck” at #1, he’s following it up with “Can’t Have Mine.”  “Find you a girl that loves her daddy/And talking ’bout babies makes her happy. Yeah, take it from me, that’s the kind you need to find/You just can’t have mine,” the Louisiana native sings…read more »

What are Jimmy Fallon and Jimmie Allen doing with Dolly at Dollywood?

What are Jimmy Fallon and Jimmie Allen doing with Dolly at Dollywood?

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for ACMIt looks like Dolly Parton may have a little Christmas present for us. The legendary philanthropist and musician has been spotted shooting something at her East Tennessee theme park. Alternately, she’s been seen being escorted around in a golf cart alongside Willie Nelson, while photos emerged of Jimmy Fallon in the ’50s section of the park, sporting…read more »

Not just an “Old Chunk of Coal”: Combs, Church and more cover John Anderson

Not just an “Old Chunk of Coal”: Combs, Church and more cover John Anderson

Easy Eye SoundLuke Combs, Eric Church, Ashley McBryde and Brothers Osborne are just some of the artists who cover country legend John Anderson on the new Something Borrowed, Something New tribute album.  Luke breathes new life into “Seminole Wind” from 1992, while Ashley sits down at the bar for 1991’s chart-topping “Straight Tequila Night.” Eric and Brothers do the lesser-known “Mississippi Moon” and “You Can’t Judge a Book (By the Cover),” respectively. Jamey Johnson mines “I’m…read more »

The other side of “What He Didn’t Do”: Carly Pearce is “Happy Now”

The other side of “What He Didn’t Do”: Carly Pearce is “Happy Now”

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for ACMIt’s safe to say Carly Pearce has put behind her the heartbreak that she so ably chronicled on 29: Written in Stone. If you’re looking for proof, just check out the beaming Instagram photo with her boyfriend, Riley King. “Making the most of the hours we get these days,” the CMA and ACM Female Vocalist of the…read more »