Tuesday , 25 September 2018

Music News

Carrie Underwood’s Cry Pretty Sitting Pretty Atop Both Country and All-Genres Charts

by Edward Morris 27m ago Well, I guess we all saw this one coming. Carrie Underwood’s much-anticipated new album, Cry Pretty, pretty much blows up the charts this week, debuting at No. 1 on both Billboard’s country list and the Billboard 200 all-genres rankings. Embedded from www.youtube.com. [embedded content] On the songs/airplay side, Old Dominion rings the bell with “Hotel …

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Loretta Lynn to Receive Artist of a Lifetime Honor at 2018 CMT Artists of the Year

by Lauren Tingle 27m ago Loretta Lynn will receive the Artist of a Lifetime award when the ninth annual CMT Artists of the Year celebration premieres live Oct. 17 at 8 p.m. ET/PT from Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center. She is the latest Artist of a Lifetime honoree following Merle Haggard (2014), Kenny Rogers (2015) and Shania Twain (2016). Oscar winner …

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Chris Young Brings Losing Sleep Tour to Nashville

by CMT.com Staff 33m ago Fans at Chris Young’s headlining debut at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena didn’t want to miss a minute of his Losing Sleep Tour on Saturday (Sept. 22). Young’s sold-out hometown crowd of nearly 14,000 fans was dotted with lifelong supporters who have loved his music since his early years when the only place he was headlining at …

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Justin Moore Is #MSDCOUNTRYSTRONG

by Alison Bonaguro 51m ago This is what being #MSDCOUNTRYSTRONG looks like: On Friday night (Sept. 21), Justin Moore took the stage at the Florida Atlantic University auditorium, brought up to the stage the families who lost loved ones when 17 people were killed at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, and played his entire show to …

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World Premiere: John Hiatt’s “Poor Imitation of God”

by Lauren Tingle 6h ago John Hiatt’s “Poor Imitation of God” is a track that the late George Harrison would have adored. It’s driving backbeat and swinging Hammond organ accent the lyrics about a man working to accept himself as he is, flaws and all. The song is the newest release from his upcoming album The Eclipse Sessions, which arrives …

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Backstage at the Opry with Dustin Lynch

by Alison Bonaguro 22m ago The first thing that happened to Dustin Lynch on the night of his Grand Ole Opry induction was finding a gift from Carrie Underwood waiting for him. And his first thought? “It’s so cool that Carrie Underwood knows who I am.” Lynch told that story backstage before his induction ceremony on Sept. 18, as he …

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DCC: Making The Team: Trivia, Season 13, Episode 8

by CMT.com Staff 23m ago This week’s episode of Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team brought laughs, smiles, and lots of tears, too as the girls took a break from Training Camp to have a little fun and spread some cheer to the community. The tears were all happy, until the end of the evening when one elimination shocked us …

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Eric Church Details Double Down Tour

by Lauren Tingle 27m ago Eric Church’s 2019 will have him performing two nights in 18 cities plus a Nashville stadium gig in support of his upcoming album Desperate Man. Much like his Holdin’ My Own Tour, there will be no direct support acts on Church’s upcoming Double Down Tour. His goal is to showcase six albums worth of material …

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Carrie Underwood: Overwhelmed and Overjoyed

by Alison Bonaguro 8m ago Carrie Underwood is having a moment right now. And it’s a really, really great moment. Right after the release of her highly anticipated Cry Pretty album on Friday (Sept. 14), she was celebrated all over again in Hollywood. “What an amazing day! I am overwhelmed and overjoyed at the love I felt at my Hollywood …

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Route 91 Survivors Attend Jason Aldean Concert

by Lauren Tingle 5h ago Less than a week from the one-year anniversary of the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history at the Route 91 Harvest Festival, a large group of survivors attended a Jason Aldean show to take back a concert memory that was stolen from them. The performance was Thursday (Sept. 20) in Chula Vista, Calif., a city …

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