Country Music #GRAMMYs Nominations 2017
Dec06

Country Music #GRAMMYs Nominations 2017

The 59th GRAMMY Awards were announced this morning (Dec. 6), with last year’s Best New Artist winner Meghan Trainor unveiling the contestants for the marquee categories live on CBS. The field is led by Beyoncé with 9 nominations, followed by similarly huge stars Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West (8 each).  Maren Morris closes out a banner year with 4 nominations, making her the most nominated Country artist, including Best New Artist....

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.@JoDeeMessina: I Am… The Intimate Story Review @CityWineryNSH
May10

.@JoDeeMessina: I Am… The Intimate Story Review @CityWineryNSH

Tonight at City Winery in Nashville, Tennessee, families filled the room for an intimate event starring the occasional ranting, sometimes stretched too thin Jo Dee Messina in honor of Mother’s Day. Making the show notably special was the presence of Jo Dee’s own mother who watched her high energy daughter with a gleam in her eyes and proud grin on her face. I Am… The Intimate Story can best be described as the...

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Is Kacey Musgraves Country Music’s Smartest and Most Down-to-Earth Songwriter?
Mar06

Is Kacey Musgraves Country Music’s Smartest and Most Down-to-Earth Songwriter?

Kacey Musgraves does not lack in the talent department. In fact, she’s got two shiny GRAMMYs and some CMA and ACM Awards to prove it. Not to mention the fact her songs are rich in relatability, while still maintaining those catchy lyrics that get stuck in your head all day, and sometimes, on occasion, all week. For me, that’s when you know the stuff you put out is just plain good. Couple that with her “do you”...

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.@TheTimMcGraw Pays Touching Tribute to @GlenCampbell at #Oscars (Watch!)
Feb23

.@TheTimMcGraw Pays Touching Tribute to @GlenCampbell at #Oscars (Watch!)

The 2015 Oscars was a memorable event, indeed, honoring the most acclaimed movies over the past year, as well as giving nods to the music that supplemented those films. One of those songs recognized by the Academy was country great Glen Campbell’s “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” from his documentary Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me. The documentary chronicles Campbell’s final tour, all the while following him...

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.@EricChurch to Release #LikeAWreckingBall as Single (Listen!)
Feb15

.@EricChurch to Release #LikeAWreckingBall as Single (Listen!)

The success of Eric Church’s album The Outsiders was unparalleled in 2014. Not only was Church’s one of only two country music albums (four across all genres) to be certified by the RIAA as Platinum, but it was nominated for the GRAMMY Award for Best Album of the Year and garnered four successful singles. Now, behind the spectacular run of Church’s Number 1 single “Talladega,” comes his next release off...

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