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  • ACM Lifting Lives surprises Darius Rucker with donation to St. Jude in honor of his charitable work  L to R: GRAMMY Award-winning country music artist Randy Owen, President and CEO of ALSAC, Richard Shadyac Jr. and Darius Rucker Credit: Seth Dixon

    ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL® HONORS COUNTRY MUSIC ARTIST DARIUS RUCKER WITH RANDY OWEN ANGELS AMONG US AWARD

    Jan 17, 2017

    MEMPHIS, Tenn.  – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® honored GRAMMY Award-winning country music artist Darius Rucker at the 28th annual Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® Seminar on Saturday, Jan. 14 at The Peabody Memphis.

  • Eric Church plays first show of Holdin' My Own Tour at Lincoln, Neb.'s Pinnacle Bank Arena on Friday, Jan. 13 Credit: J. D. Lyon, Jr.

    ERIC CHURCH OPENING NIGHT = 37 SONG SETLIST HOLDIN’ MY OWN TOUR OFFICIALLY UNDERWAY

    Jan 17, 2017

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With a few strums on his weathered Gibson guitar, Eric Church began his 2017 Holdin’ My Own Tour in Lincoln, Neb. Friday night, leading with “Mistress Named Music” from the CMA Album of the Year, Mr. Misunderstood.

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    ERIC CHURCH HOLDS HIS OWN ON 2017 SOLO TOUR

    Jan 11, 2017

    LINCOLN, Neb. -- Eric Church wastes no time bringing music to his fans in 2017 as he embarks on his Holdin’ My Own Tour this weekend. The tour will kick off at Lincoln, Nebraska's Pinnacle Bank Arena this Friday, Jan. 13. The “Kill a Word” singer will see 60+ cities in North America and will be without any opening acts for the entire tour.

  • HUNTER HAYES KICKS OFF THE NEW YEAR ON ABC’S “GOOD MORNING AMERICA” WITH AN ORIGINAL SONG FROM PARAMOUNT PICTURES’ MONSTER TRUCKS TOMORROW, JANUARY 5

    Jan 04, 2017

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Befitting of his own creative odyssey and a fresh start to the year, five-time GRAMMY nominee Hunter Hayes will debut “All For You,” an original song featured in Paramount Pictures’ forthcoming feature film Monster Trucks, on ABC’s “Good Morning America” tomorrow, Jan. 5.

  • A NEW CHRISTMAS CLASSIC IS BORN ON SIRIUSXM’S THE HIGHWAY

    Dec 22, 2016

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. –SiriusXM’s The Highway host Storme Warren had a crazy idea last Christmas, and songwriter and producer David Fanning has helped bring it to life.

    SiriusXM listeners are entranced by the story of “Russell the Grey and White Guinea (Pig),” so much so the novelty song has become much more than a novelty, climbing the iTunes Country and Holidays charts as Christmas rapidly approaches.

  • OLD DOMINION CAPS YEAR WITH SOLD OUT INAUGURAL STAGECOACH SPOTLIGHT MEAT AND CANDY TOUR

    Dec 20, 2016

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – In their First Listen feature, NPR dubbed Old Dominion’s Meat & Candy “first-rate craftsmanship,” yet it was the band’s ability to bring those songs to life in their live show that led to the five-piece being selected for a unique partnership on the touring front -- and the first in history -- with Stagecoach. Aligning with “the biggest country music gathering in the world” (Los Angeles Times), Stagecoach tapping Old Dominion as part of the inaugural Stagecoach Spotlight Tour was just one in a series of major firsts for the band in what has been a breakout year.

  • BRANDY CLARK’S TRIUMPHANT 2016

    Dec 16, 2016

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Earning such bold titles from critics as “country music’s most reliable character witness” (The Washington Post), “one of country’s driving forces” (TIME) and “the best songwriter in Nashville” (Garden & Gun), country singer Brandy Clark is wrapping what is arguably the biggest year of her career. In the last week, Clark has landed a pair of GRAMMY nominations, delivered a poignant performance of “Crazy Arms” with revered singer-songwriter J.D.

  • TRACE ADKINS TO PERFORM “I’LL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS” ON CBS’ A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS SPECIAL, DEC. 23 @ 8 PM ET/7CT

    Dec 16, 2016

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – BBR’s Wheelhouse Records’ Trace Adkins will perform on CBS’ 18th Annual A Home for the Holidays television special to be broadcast at 8pm ET on Friday, Dec. 23. Click HERE for a sneak peek of Adkins' rendition of “I’ll Be Home For Christmas.”

    Now in its 18th year, A Home for the Holidays features uplifting stories of adoption from foster care and raises awareness for the over 150,000+ children still waiting to find their forever homes. Adkins will join Rachel Platten, Alessia Cara and Miranda Lambert on the special.

  • OLD DOMINION NOTCHES 2nd NO. 1 FROM MEAT AND CANDY WITH "SONG FOR ANOTHER TIME"

    Dec 12, 2016

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Members of RCA Nashville's Old Dominion are still getting used to terminology like "Platinum single" and "certified-Gold album" when it comes to describing the success of the music the five-piece has released since forming the band of songwriters nearly 10 years ago. With seven No. 1's notched for songs they've collectively written for others, the band's success in their own right is something they admit they're still getting used to-- including their third single from Meat And Candy, "Song For Another Time," which is currently sitting at No.

  • RANDY HOUSER TAPPED FOR MAJOR COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVALS IN 2017

    Dec 12, 2016

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A lifelong road warrior widely acclaimed for his powerful “cannon of a voice” (Green Bay Press-Gazette), Randy Houser has logged thousands of miles - and played to millions of fans – during the past two years touring as direct support for heavyweights Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley in addition to headlining many of his own shows. His dynamic live show, having grown from back-alley dive bars to stadiums, has been called “pure brimstone” (Tampa Bay Times) with soulful performances that showcase “one of the more powerful voices in country music” (St.

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