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Gabby Barrett Tops the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart for 14th Week With “I Hope”

Gabby Barrett’s “I Hope” is No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart (streaming, sales and airplay-based) for the 14th week, which is the second-longest run by a solo female artist in the history of the chart. Only Maren Morris’ “The Bones” enjoyed a longer reign with 19 weeks atop the chart. The longest…

Jameson Rodgers Scores No. 1 Hit With Debut Single, “Some Girls”

Jameson Rodgers Scores No. 1 Hit With Debut Single, “Some Girls”

Jameson Rodgers has used his writing chops to co-pen tunes like Luke Bryan’s “Born Here, Live Here, Die Here,” Jason Aldean’s “Camouflage Hat” and Florida Georgia Line’s “Wish You Were On It.” Now the singer/songwriter is celebrating a hit of his own as his debut single, “Some Girls,” reached No. 1 on both the Billboard…

Jason Aldean Releases Sweeping New Single, “Blame It On You” [Listen]

Jason Aldean Releases Sweeping New Single, “Blame It On You” [Listen]

Jason Aldean will try to score his 25th No. 1 single with the release of “Blame It On You” on Oct. 26. Penned by Kurt Allison, Tully Kennedy, John Edwards, Michael Tyler and Brian White, “Blame It On You” is featured on Jason’s 2019 album, 9. The tune follows the release of Jason’s previous No.…

2021 Country Radio Seminar to Be Totally Virtual & Open to Anyone Who Registers

2021 Country Radio Seminar to Be Totally Virtual & Open to Anyone Who Registers

Country Radio Seminar—Nashville’s annual gathering of country radio executives, on-air personalities and artists—will be an online-only event in 2021 that is open to anyone who registers. CRS 2021: The Virtual Experience will take place online on Feb. 16–19 with educational panels, virtual networking, workshops and artist performances. Luke Bryan has been confirmed for the annual…

Lady A to Release Deluxe Version of 2012 Holiday Album, “On This Winter’s Night,” With 4 New Songs

Lady A to Release Deluxe Version of 2012 Holiday Album, “On This Winter’s Night,” With 4 New Songs

Lady A will release a deluxe version of their 2012 holiday album, On This Winter’s Night, on Oct. 30. On This Winter’s Night Deluxe features the 12 tracks from their 2012 album, with four new recordings: “Wonderful Christmastime,” “Little Saint Nick,” “That Spirit Of Christmas” and “Christmas Through Your Eyes,” which the trio co-penned. “We’ve…

Carly Pearce Sends a Message to the “Next Girl” in New Video [Watch]

Carly Pearce Sends a Message to the “Next Girl” in New Video [Watch]

Carly Pearce dropped a new video for her single, “Next Girl.” Directed by Seth Kupersmith, the over-the-top clip features Carly getting plenty of unwanted attention at a Nashville bar. “This video was so fun to make,” says Carly. “I feel like most of us have either been on the receiving end of these ridiculous advances…

12th Annual “Opry Goes Pink” Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

12th Annual “Opry Goes Pink” Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

The Grand Ole Opry’s 12th annual Opry Goes Pink show on Oct. 24 in support of the fight against breast cancer featured performances by Lauren Alaina, Little Big Town, and Rita Wilson with Victoria Shaw and Erin Kinsey. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. After Little Big Town “flipped the switch” to illuminate the Opry’s…

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