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Five Surprising Omissions From the 2019 CMA Awards Nominations

Posted on August 28, 2019

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Lauren Jo Black

Nominees for the 2019 CMA Awards were revealed Wednesday morning (Aug. 28) and while many of the nominations were expected,…

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Why Is Carrie Underwood the Only Female Nominated For CMA Entertainer of the Year?

Posted on August 28, 2019

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Lauren Jo Black

Underwood is the first female to be nominated for the CMA Awards’ top prize since 2016.

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2019 CMA Awards Nominees

Posted on August 28, 2019

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Lauren Jo Black

Nominees for the upcoming 53rd Annual CMA Awards were revealed Wednesday morning (Aug. 28). Rising stars Ashley McBryde and Jimmie…

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Watch The Highwomen Perform ‘Redesigning Women’ On ‘The Tonight Show’

Posted on July 31, 2019

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Lauren Jo Black

It’s been quite an exciting week for country music’s new supergroup The Highwomen, comprised of Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Amanda…

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Maren Morris Notches Third Chart-Topping Single With ‘Girl’

Posted on July 30, 2019

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Lauren Jo Black

Maren Morris just accomplished something no female country artist has done since February 2018. The superstar’s latest smash, “Girl,” reached…

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Watch Jennifer Nettles In the Trailer For The New Harriet Tubman Biopic

Posted on July 24, 2019

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Melinda Lorge

Jennifer Nettles may be best known as one half of the country music duo Sugarland, but her talents extend far…

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‘Old Town Road’ Ties Record For Most Weeks Atop Billboard Hot 100 Chart

Posted on July 23, 2019

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Lauren Jo Black

There’s no stopping “Old Town Road.” The viral sensation has now spent a whopping 16 weeks at the top of…

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10 Country Stars With Cookbooks

Posted on July 2, 2019

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Melinda Lorge

The South has plenty to offer, especially when it comes to good food and great music. Naturally, it makes perfect…

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Home Free Honors Country Music Greats In New ‘Dreamer’ Video

Posted on July 1, 2019

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Melinda Lorge

Country music’s all-vocal group Home Free pays tribute to some of their greatest influences from past to present in the…

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Country Now Superlatives

Country Now Superlatives

Posted on June 11, 2019

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Melinda Lorge

Superlatives are one of the most exciting end-of-year traditions for high school students. It’s a time when class members get…

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