Sunday , 15 July 2018

Music News

Nashville Recap: Season 6, Episode 14: “For the Sake of the Song”

by Samantha Stephens 20m ago There are so many things to unpack after last night’s intense episode of Nashville. Things got explosive between Gideon and Deacon, and also Juliette and Darius. And Jonah, well, he’s definitely got his hands full right now. As for Brad and Alannah, we’re still trying to process it all… Here are the standout moments from …

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Cole Swindell Details Third Album All of It

by Lauren Tingle 35m ago Cole Swindell’s music has played a significant role in shaping the sound of today’s country music. As an artist, he’s had four No. 1s on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart, seven Top 10 hits and at least three No. 1s as the co-writer of Thomas Rhett’s “Get Me Some of That,” Luke Bryan’s “Roller Coaster” and …

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Travis Meadows Provides Foundation for Kenny Chesney’s “Better Boat”

by Lauren Tingle 10h ago Travis Meadows was not prepared for what he heard on Friday morning (July 13); Kenny Chesney and Mindy Smith singing words inspired by a recovery meeting he once attended years ago. When Smith’s voice came in on “Better Boat,” Meadows started crying. “I’ve had cuts before,” he tells CMT.com, “and I don’t know why I …

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Hot 20: Morgan Evans Remembers Night One

by Alison Bonaguro 8m ago The world has kind of a love/hate relationship with Nashville’s Lower Broadway. The five blocks that take you from the Cumberland River to 5th Avenue can be full of headaches and tourists and traffic and so many pedal taverns. But it’s also home to songs and singers and a seemingly endless supply of energy. At …

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Aaron Watson on Heroes Cleaning Toilets

by Lauren Tingle 11h ago Aaron Watson can remember the last time he complained about hard work. It was one summer when he was a young boy and his father, who worked as a custodian at the time, had asked him to help him clean bathrooms at a church. That afternoon, Watson’s friends were wasting their summer away at the …

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See Inside Country Music Hall of Fame’s New Ralph Stanley Exhibit

by Edward Morris 6h ago The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum heralded the opening of its new Ralph Stanley exhibit with a reception Thursday evening (July 12) that drew family, friends and former members of Stanley’s fabled Clinch Mountain Boys band. Officially titled “Ralph Stanley: Voice from on High,” the exhibit opens to the public Friday (July 13) …

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Kacey Musgraves Is a Disco Dream in Her New “High Horse” Video

by Samantha Stephens 8m ago Kacey Musgraves may have “seen enough,” but frankly we can’t see or get enough of this brand-new music video for the disco-enshrining, country-pop single “High Horse.” Part “9 to 5,” part Tarantino-esque vigilante with a whole heaping of Harajuku-inspired glam, Musgraves has completely ascended to an entirely new aesthetic level with the single’s vibrant video, …

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See the New NSFW Trailer for Bachelorette Weekend

by CMT.com Staff 38m ago Just when we thought we’d seen it all, the crew of Bach Weekend comes along and thoroughly takes it there. Making your wildest bachelorette dreams come true, however, is what they do…emphasis on the “wildest” part. In the brand-new NSFW trailer for CMT’s Bachelorette Weekend, we pretty much see it all and much like the …

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Eric Church: “It’s Been a While”

by Alison Bonaguro 46m ago You know that line in Eric Church’s “Mr. Misunderstood,” when he sings that while your buddies get their rocks off on Top 40 radio, you love your daddy’s vinyl, old-time rock ’n’ roll, like Elvis Costello, Ray Wylie Hubbard and Jeff Tweedy? Church isn’t the first artist to name-check his musical heroes in a song, …

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