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Eric Church Explains Why the Music Industry is Backwards

Eric Church Explains Why the Music Industry is Backwards

  ERIC CHURCH believes the music industry has it backwards.  Instead of the suits and critics hearing new albums first, it SHOULD be the fans, because they’re the ones who are going to buy it and spread the word if they like it. Here’s another reason why ERIC CHURCH is his own man.  As you may…

Some Guy Vandalized Dan + Shay’s Tour Bus . . . But They Weren’t In It

Some Guy Vandalized Dan + Shay's Tour Bus . . . But They Weren't In It

A guy threw a brick that hit the windshield of DAN + SHAY’s tour bus while it was in a parking lot on Wednesday.  They weren’t in it, and a security camera got video.   Well, this wasn’t very Christmasy.  Some angry guy hurled a brick at DAN + SHAY’s tour bus on Wednesday in Baltimore….

“Entertainment Weekly’s” Top 10 Country Albums of 2016

"Entertainment Weekly's" Top 10 Country Albums of 2016

Sturgill Simpson’s “A Sailor’s Guide to Earth” tops “Entertainment Weekly’s” Best Country Albums of 2016.  It’s followed by Margo Price’s “Midwest Farmer’s Daughter”, and Miranda Lambert’s “The Weight of These Wings”. EntertainmentWeekly.com put out their Top 10 Country Albums of 2016.  It’s topped by Sturgill Simpson’s “A Sailor’s Guide to Earth”, Margo Price’s “Midwest Farmer’s…

Old Dominion moves into the winner’s circle

Old Dominion moves into the winner’s circle

Up-by-the-bootstrap Internet star Kane Brown proves he’s ready for the majors this week as his self-titled Zone 4/RCA album debuts at the top of Billboard‘s country albums chart on Nielsen Soundscan-authenticated sales of 45,457 copies. Brown, who first created a mammoth presence by posting his own video covers of country hits online, also opened shows…

Kip Moore is Taking Some Time Off . . . Without His Guitar

Kip Moore is Taking Some Time Off . . . Without His Guitar

KIP MOORE is takng a couple of months off to go camping, surfing, and backpacking in Maui and Costa Rica.  He totally wants to clear his head, so he’s not even packing his guitar. KIP MOORE is taking a super long break.  He’s going off the grid for at least a couple of months, and…

Here’s Why the Brothers Osborne Did an Impromptu Show On the Roof of Their Tour Bus

Here's Why the Brothers Osborne Did an Impromptu Show On the Roof of Their Tour Bus

A crumbling ceiling at the Fox Theatre in Hanford, California forced the BROTHERS OSBORNE to cancel their show.  But they didn’t want to disappoint their fans so they did an impromptu set on TOP of their tour bus. Does this sound familiar?  The BROTHERS OSBORNE had to deal with ceiling debris at a concert venue. …

The Grammys Rejected Beyoncé’s Submission of “Daddy Lessons” in the Country Category

The Grammys Rejected Beyoncé's Submission of "Daddy Lessons" in the Country Category

BEYONCÉ submitted her song “Daddy Lessons” to the Grammys in the country category . . . but they rejected it. This should put a smile on Travis Tritt’s face.  And really, anyone who loves country music.  BEYONCÉsubmitted her song “Daddy Lessons” to the Grammys in the country category . . . and they REJECTED it….

What the McGraw Girls Want for Christmas

What the McGraw Girls Want for Christmas

Two of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill’s three daughters have already left their Nashville nest. But when they come for the holidays this year, they want that nest to be exactly like it’s always been at Christmas. In a recent radio interview, both McGraw and Hill admitted that the older girls, Gracie and Maggie, have…

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Paid Off $5,000 Worth of Layaway Items for Random Walmart Customers

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Paid Off $5,000 Worth of Layaway Items for Random Walmart Customers

TIM MCGRAW and FAITH HILL sent Tim’s mom into a Florida Walmart to pay off some $5,000 worth of layaways for people they didn’t know.  Each person then received a text telling them their bill had been paid.   Here’s proof that Christmas really does bring out the best in people.  TIM MCGRAW and FAITH…

Are These the 10 Best Country Albums of the Year?

Are These the 10 Best Country Albums of the Year?

Taste Of Country put together their list of the 10 Best Country Albums of the Year.  “Ripcord” by Keith Urban is #1 . . . followed by Brandy Clark’s “Big Day In A Small Town” . . . with “Black” by Dierks Bentley at #3. TasteOfCountry.com released a list of the 10 Best Country Albums…

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