May 01, 2020

    An independent label, sonaBLAST! Records in Louisville, Kentucky, just released an inspirational song and video, “Lift Up Louisville,” benefiting the area’s COVID-19 response fund, and received an overwhelmingly positive media response, courtesy of the digital solutions team at ONErpm. In fact, it truly was a nationwide group effort, with the right teams coming together to support the city.


    May 01, 2020

    Seventeen year-old Farmington, New Mexico native and Season 15 The Voice winner Chevel Shepherd wowed audiences around the world with performances “You’re Looking At Country,” “Blue,” “If I Die Young” and “Space Cowboy” before cutting a Kacey Musgraves (with Shane McAnally and Brandy Clark) song of her own, lead single “Everybody’s Got A Story.” Her eagerly-anticipated debut continues with the bouncy, feel-good track “Southern Boy.” Coated in lush vocals and what People calls her “positive spirit and carefree attitude,” the ode to charming rural men is available on all streaming platforms today. Listen HERE.


    Apr 28, 2020

    Born and raised in the small town of Monterey, Louisiana, Ross Ellis moved to Nashville after graduating college. The Sony Music Nashville recording artist has been writing songs since he arrived in Music City, having penned tracks for some of country music's biggest acts, including country superstar Tim McGraw. To showcase his expansive catalog of songs and offer fans some at home entertainment while we shelter in place to fight COVID-19, he launched “Ross Writes” on April 9. Performing daily at 6 pm CT on Facebook and Instagram Live, Ellis shares a different song he’s written during each performance. To check out past episodes and watch new ones, visit @RossEllisMusic on Instagram or Facebook.


    Apr 27, 2020

    Multi-Platinum recording artist Joe Nichols has used his time in quarantine to launch a weekly series paying homage to his musical hero, Merle Haggard, with covers of some of the legend’s greatest songs. Dubbed “Merle Mondays,” the series features performances every Monday on his Instagram and Facebook pages. Warmly received by his fans, Nichols kicked off “Merle Mondays” on April 20 with his rendition of “You Take Me For Granted.”

  • Kenny Toasts HERE + NOW & NSN w Facebook Live, May 1 at 6 p.m. CT

    Apr 24, 2020

    Kenny Chesney has spent a lot of time talking about No Shoes Nation over the last several years. Starting with his Platinum-certified Live in No Shoes Nation, recorded over the decade preceding it at stadiums, beach bars, amphitheaters and arenas across the country, he’s drawn on the passion, energy and make-it-happen reality that defines the people who have made the East Tennessean the only country artist on Billboard’s Top 10 Touring Acts of the Past 25 Years for over a dozen years.

  • Michael Franti Announce New Album, WORK HARD AND BE NICE, Arrives 6/19

    Apr 22, 2020

    Kicking-off the announcement of new music with a stunning new music video for lead song “I’m On Your Side” filmed in 48 hours while in quarantine, musician and global artist Michael Franti shares first new music of 2020 along with so many ways to celebrate community while physically distancing.

  • ONErpm Announces Senior Staff Additions in Seven International Locations

    Apr 21, 2020

    Independent music solutions company ONErpm is proud to announce the addition of several key staff members in seven international locations: Atlanta, Los Angeles, Miami and New York in the U.S., as well as Madrid, Moscow and Lagos, Nigeria. One of the fastest-growing music business companies in the global marketplace, ONErpm is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.

  • Kenny Asks: Who Lives Like We Do? WE DO. Fan First Grat 4/23

    Apr 21, 2020

    Kenny Chesney knew he wanted to have a song that captured the intensity of his road family, live show and the irrepressible No Shoes Nation when he started putting together Here And Now. He didn’t know where or how, just that after over a decade of hardcore tailgates and parking lot parties, he wanted to acknowledge the powerful way he sees the million-plus people from his stadium tours living life.

  • Michael Franti's "Stay Human" Documentary YouTube Earth Day Watch Party

    Apr 21, 2020

    The award-winning film “Stay Human,” directed by Michael Franti and coined by Woody Harrelson as “the film every human needs to watch right now,” will have a 24-hours-only YouTube screening, partnered with Levi’s®, beginning on Wednesday, April 22 at 7 p.m. CT, with a live watch party with Franti, celebrating Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary. Watch the trailer HERE.


    Apr 19, 2020

    Leave it to No Shoes Nation, the millions-strong country without borders who have built a life-affirming, free-floating community over the last decade. Understanding that the first half of Kenny Chesney’s tour needed to be postponed due to the ongoing home quarantining in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, they weren’t going to let the original kick-off of the Chillaxification 2020 Tour, presented by Blue Chair Bay Rum and fueled by Marathon, pass unnoticed.