Category Archives: Country Music News

Old Dominion rises to the top of the chart with “One Man Band”

Old Dominion rises to the top of the chart with “One Man Band”

ABC/Image Group LA This week, Old Dominion’s second single from their self-titled third album becomes their latest number one.”We first played ‘One Man Band’ live in January and you all sang it so loudly!!” OD tweeted on Monday, along with a concert clip of the song. “We knew then it needed to be our next single.””Thank you for…Read more »

Even though they’re finding pop success with Justin Bieber, Dan + Shay promise they’re “not trying to chase anything”

Even though they’re finding pop success with Justin Bieber, Dan + Shay promise they’re “not trying to chase anything”

ABC/Image Group LA Dan + Shay started last year by finding success on both the country and pop charts with “Tequila,” and in 2019, they continued to cross over, first with “Speechless,” and then with their Justin Biebercollaboration, “10,000 Hours.” But as Shay Mooney explains, the duo doesn’t have any plans to leave country music behind in favor of pop…Read more »

Garth Brooks sells out Charlotte stadium tour stop in under two hours

Garth Brooks sells out Charlotte stadium tour stop in under two hours

ABC / Image Group LAGarth Brooks has notched yet another live show attendance record. The country superstar has sold 74,000 tickets for his upcoming Charlotte, NC Stadium Tour stop at Bank of America Stadium, which represents the venue’s largest-ever paid audience.  Garth’s show sold out a whiplash-inducing 90 minutes after tickets went on sale. It’s the…Read more »

Kelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay and more added to West Coast portion of “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020”

Kelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay and more added to West Coast portion of “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020”

ABC / Piper FergusonKelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay and Blanco Brown will represent the country genre in the lineup for the West Coast celebration portion of Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020. Kelsea, Blanco and Dan + Shay join a stacked lineup of performers for the West Coast Party, hosted by Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Ciara for the third year in…Read more »

Dan + Shay to spend “10,000 Hours” on the ice at NHL Winter Classic

Dan + Shay to spend “10,000 Hours” on the ice at NHL Winter Classic

ABC/Image Group LADan + Shay will provide the entertainment at the 2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, an outdoor match up between the Nashville Predators and the Dallas Stars that’ll take place outdoors on New Year’s Day at Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas. The duo will perform during the game’s first intermission, and it’ll be televised…Read more »

The Thing That Wrecks…” Lady Antebellum is singing with Little Big Town

The Thing That Wrecks…” Lady Antebellum is singing with Little Big Town

Big MachineIf you dive into Lady Antebellum’s new album, Ocean, you’ll find a collaboration with the trio’s fellow CMA Vocal Group of the Year winners, Little Big Town.  “The Thing That Wrecks You” was co-written by up-and-coming female vocalist Tenille Townes. Lady A’s Charles Kelley explains how the mega-duet came together.  “You know, it was a song that a songwriter friend, Kate York,…Read more »

Brett Eldredge to deliver holiday performances on the Today show

Brett Eldredge to deliver holiday performances on the Today show

ABC/Mark LevineBrett Eldredge has booked another holiday gig.  The country crooner is set to perform on the Today show on December 16, scoring three time slots at 8 a.m., 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. This follows his set during the Christmas in Rockefeller Center special that aired on NBC Wednesday night. The TV appearances come in the midst of Brett’s Glow Live Tour, which kicks…Read more »