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Blake Shelton Tours Construction at Ole Red Gatlinburg in Preparation of Spring 2019 Opening

Blake Shelton Tours Construction at Ole Red Gatlinburg in Preparation of Spring 2019 Opening

Blake Shelton visited Gatlinburg, Tenn., on Sept 18 to tour the construction site of his upcoming restaurant, Ole Red Gatlinburg. Slated for completion by spring 2019, Ole Red Gatlinburg will be a multi-level, 13,500-square-foot entertainment venue with a two-story bar and restaurant, retail area, performance space, dance floor and exterior terrace. “It works perfectly with…MORE

Billy Currington Drops New Single, “Bring It On Over” [Listen]

Billy Currington Drops New Single, “Bring It On Over” [Listen]

Billy Currington will return to radio airwaves on Sept. 24 with a new single, “Bring It On Over.” Penned by Dallas Davidson, Rhett Akins, Ben Hayslip and Jesse Frasure, “Bring It On Over” looks to be the first single from Billy’s seventh studio album, although nothing has been announced yet. Billy’s most recent album, Summer…MORE

Carrie Underwood to Perform at the “American Music Awards” on Oct. 9

Carrie Underwood to Perform at the “American Music Awards” on Oct. 9

The American Music Awards announced its initial slate of performers taking the stage on Oct. 9, including country star Carrie Underwood. Carrie, who is nominated for Favorite Female Artist – Country, will be joined by the Imagine Dragons, Post Malone and Ty Dolla $ign. The 2018 American Music Awards, the world’s largest fan-voted awards show,…MORE

Watch Reba McEntire Officially Induct Dustin Lynch Into the Grand Ole Opry

Watch Reba McEntire Officially Induct Dustin Lynch Into the Grand Ole Opry

More than six years after making his Grand Ole Opry debut on March 2, 2012, Dustin Lynch was invited by Trace Adkins to join the esteemed organization on Aug. 21. Less than one month later on Sept. 18, Dustin was officially inducted into the Opry by Reba McEntire. After Dustin had performed four of his…MORE

Faith Hill Among Celebrities Who Will Host Voting Rallies Across the Country for Nonpartisan Group

Faith Hill Among Celebrities Who Will Host Voting Rallies Across the Country for Nonpartisan Group

in July, Faith Hill joined husband Tim McGraw, Michelle Obama, Tom Hanks, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Janelle Monáe and Chris Paul to record a PSA for When We All Vote, a new nonpartisan not-for-profit that endeavors to “bring together citizens, institutions and organizations to spark a conversation about our rights and responsibilities in shaping our democracy.” On…MORE

Kelsea Ballerini Teams With The Chainsmokers for New Song, “This Feeling” [Listen]

Kelsea Ballerini Teams With The Chainsmokers for New Song, “This Feeling” [Listen]

Kelsea Ballerini is featured on a new song by EDM-pop duo The Chainsmokers, which is comprised of Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. “This Feeling” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon, YouTube and more. THIS SONG IS SO SPECIAL TO US! THIS FEELING WITH OUR GIRL KELS IS OUT NOW EVERYWHERE https://t.co/T6FyN0va7J pic.twitter.com/6sOzU4BDf1…MORE

Lee Ann Womack to Be Honored With “Golden Note” Industry Award

Lee Ann Womack to Be Honored With “Golden Note” Industry Award

Following in the prestigious footsteps of Reba McEntire, Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson and more, Lee Ann Womack will be honored with the Golden Note Award as the 56th annual ASCAP Country Music Awards on Nov. 12 in Nashville. The ASCAP Golden Note Award is presented to songwriters, composers and artists who have achieved extraordinary career…MORE

Dylan Scott Announces “Nothing to Do Town” Tour

Dylan Scott Announces “Nothing to Do Town” Tour

Dylan Scott will hit the road in 2019 for his Nothing to Do Town Tour. Kicking off on Jan. 17 in New York City, the 17-date tour will make additional stops in Boston, Detroit, Nashville, Atlanta and more. Seth Ennis will serve as the opener. “This has been such an incredible year for me filled…MORE

Jason Aldean Announces Annual “Concert for the Cure” Benefiting Susan G. Komen

Jason Aldean Announces Annual “Concert for the Cure” Benefiting Susan G. Komen

Jason Aldean will celebrate his annual “Concert for the Cure” at Jason Aldean’s Kitchen + Rooftop Bar in Nashville on Oct. 3rd. With all proceeds benefiting Susan G. Komen Central Tennessee, the night continues Jason’s longstanding partnership with Susan G. Komen. Since 2004, Jason has helped raise more than $3.6 million to benefit Susan G.…MORE