Category Archives: Country Music News

Kelsea Ballerini plays free Nashville show as she works on third album

Kelsea Ballerini plays free Nashville show as she works on third album

ABC/Image Group LA Kelsea Ballerini may be taking some time away from touring to work on her third album, but she’s not exactly taking it easy. Monday on her Instagram Stories, she reminded fans she’ll be playing a free show “with a couple friends” later in the day at Jason Aldean’s Kitchen + Rooftop Bar in downtown Nashville. The…Read more »

Old Dominion will “Never Be Sorry” on Friday

Old Dominion will “Never Be Sorry” on Friday

ABC/Image Group LA Old Dominion promised fans they wouldn’t have to wait until their album comes out this fall for new music, and this Friday, they plan to deliver. The CMA and ACM Vocal Group of the Year will release their new track, “Never Be Sorry,” on July 26. It’s the fourth cut so far from…Read more »

Kip Moore will have Room to Spare this fall after his August Dive Bar Tour

Kip Moore will have Room to Spare this fall after his August Dive Bar Tour

ABC/Image Group LA Kip Moore will play six dates on the Bud Light Dive Bar Tour next month, before kicking off a third leg of his sold-out Room to Spare: Acoustic Tour this fall. The Dive Bar Tour begins August 15 in Detroit, Michigan. You can find out more about tickets at KipMooreDiveBarTour.com. “Connecting with people through our…Read more »

Luke Bryan says CMA Fest fans are “what makes country music so great”

Luke Bryan says CMA Fest fans are “what makes country music so great”

ABC/Image Group LA In less than two weeks, the annual three-hour recap of CMA Fest premieres on ABC. This year, country fans once again proved their dedication, waiting it out through sweltering heat and rainstorms to see their favorite stars. It’s a phenomenon Luke Bryan’s seen time and again, but he believes country fans are so…Read more »

“We Were”: How Eric Church unknowingly wrote a hit that taps into the relationship of Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman

“We Were”: How Eric Church unknowingly wrote a hit that taps into the relationship of Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman

ABC/Image Group LA Eric Church returns to number one this week with “Some of It,” his first song to reach the pinnacle since “Round Here Buzz” in January of 2018. “Some of It” isn’t Eric’s only song on the chart, though: He also co-wrote Keith Urban’s latest hit, “We Were.” He didn’t even realize the Aussie superstar had recorded it, however,…Read more »

Nashville notes

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockKane Brown is set to perform Monday on Late Night with Seth Meyers. You can tune in to watch at 12:35 a.m. ET on NBC. Niko Moon is the newest artist signed to RCA Nashville. You can check out his first two tracks, “Good Time” and “Drunk Over You,” now. Billy Ray Cyrus has teamed up with Johnny McGuire for…Read more »