Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell, Conner Smith; Photos via Instagram

WATCH: Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell and Conner Smith Prompt Massive Sing-Along with ’90s Country Cover

Posted on January 3, 2022

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Lauren Jo Black

Thomas Rhett rang in the new year with thousands of country music fans at XCel Energy Center in Minneapolis, and…

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Nate Smith; Photo by Robby Klein

Country Next: Nate Smith

Posted on December 30, 2021

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Melinda Lorge

We take pride in introducing fans to country music’s brightest new stars through our Country Next series. Here, we chat with Nate Smith.

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Country Next: 15 Artists to Watch in 2022

Country Next: 15 Artists to Watch in 2022

Posted on December 28, 2021

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Carena Liptak

Country music welcomed a slew of up-and-comers into its fold in 2021, and the new crop of artists hail from…

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Jimmie Allen; Photo by John Russell, CMA

Jimmie Allen Announces First-Ever Headlining Tour

Posted on December 10, 2021

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Ally Roden

Current CMA New Artist of the Year and ACM New Male Artist of the Year Jimmie Allen continues to take…

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Morgan Wallen; Photo by Andrew Wendowski

JUST IN: Morgan Wallen is the Top Country Artist of 2021

Posted on December 4, 2021

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Lauren Jo Black

Morgan Wallen reigns as Billboard’s Top Country Artist of 2021, dethroning Luke Combs, who ruled as the Top Country Artist…

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Chase Wright; Photo by Jason Myers

Chase Wright Proves He’s a Musical Risk-Taker with Debut Album, ‘Intertwined’

Posted on November 29, 2021

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Tiffany Goldstein

Country newcomer Chase Wright understands the power that goes into lunging and leaping to make it to the finish line….

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Country Now Awards: Favorite TikTok Artist

Posted on November 16, 2021

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Tiffany Goldstein

These are the nominees for Favorite TikTok Artist.

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The Masked Singer Mallard 1

Is the Mallard On ‘The Masked Singer’ a Country Superstar — Or Willie Robertson?

Posted on November 3, 2021

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Lauren Jo Black

The Masked Singer is back in full swing and viewers are convinced that the man behind the mallard mask is…

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NaSHOF Class of 2021: Rhett Akins, Toby Keith, Buddy Cannon, Amy Grant, John Scott Sherrill

Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame Inducts Rhett Akins, Toby Keith, Buddy Cannon, Amy Grant and More

Posted on November 3, 2021

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Lauren Jo Black

Songwriters are the heartbeat of Music City, and on Monday (Nov.1), 10 of the town’s most revered songwriters received the…

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CMT Artists of the Year 2021

2021 CMT Artist Of The Year: Everything You Need To Know

Posted on October 13, 2021

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Lauren Jo Black

The CMT Artist Of The Year ceremony is upon us! The 90-minute special will take place on Wednesday, October 13…

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