#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Melanie Meriney
Jun22

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Melanie Meriney

Singer/songwriter Melanie Meriney released her sophomore EP Up In Lights this past spring. The recent Belmont University graduate has worked hard on developing her unique sound. “Up In Lights,” says EP “alludes to the journey of self-discovery” – how has your songwriting evolved now that you’re living in Nashville? Before I moved to Nashville, I wrote on my own.  It wasn’t until moving that I began to try co-writing and really hone my...

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RaeLynn Impresses With Debut Album Wild Horse
Apr03

RaeLynn Impresses With Debut Album Wild Horse

Texas native and female country singer RaeLynn recently released her debut album Wild Horse via Warner Music. In a world where men pretty much dominate country music, RaeLynn’s 12-track masterpiece shows just how heavily built female artists can be. It’s quite clear that the girl we saw audition on The Voice has matured, not only musically, but as a woman as well. An album full of personal happenings, RaeLynn wrote 11 of...

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New Swon Brothers Single ‘Don’t Call Me’ Shows Duo’s Vulnerable Side
Feb24

New Swon Brothers Single ‘Don’t Call Me’ Shows Duo’s Vulnerable Side

The Swon Brothers are back with new music and they are proudly saying it’s their most authentic album to date. The brothers put out their Timeless EP one year ago, and then spent most of 2016 traveling around the country as the opening act for Carrie Underwood on The Storyteller Tour. After trying out a lot of new music on the road, they got back in the studio and the result is a six song EP called Pretty Cool Scars, due to release in...

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Jordan Rager Impresses With New EP Southern Boy
Oct27

Jordan Rager Impresses With New EP Southern Boy

Georgia boy Jordan Rager made waves when he auditioned for The Voice Season 2 and was chosen for Team Blake. It was also a massive career change when he joined Justin Moore during the Off The Beaten Path Tour. Jordan Rager has impressed his listeners with his brand of youthful country and is set to release his debut EP via Broken Bow Records titled Southern Boy on October 28th. It’s a four-track album that will be available...

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Nash Next Finals LIVE From Nashville
Oct25

Nash Next Finals LIVE From Nashville

If you couldn’t tell around here we’ve had Nash Next fever! It’s not only because our own #CMchat Billy Shaw Jr. is competing, but it’s also an amazing opportunity for upcoming artists. For the past couple months, we’ve been working with Cumulus to host Q&A’s with the artists. Over 710 people competed and they narrowed it down over each market until it reached the top 10! The 10 finalists were...

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