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Key Findings Also Indicate Variations in Listening Platform Use NASHVILLE – New CMA research has shown that Country Music fans, on average, spend more on music than fans of any other genre. The findings were presented Tuesday during the second of three webinars presenting CMA’s extensive consumer research initiative: “Understanding Today’s Shifting Consumer Landscape and Changing Country Music Audiences, Music Choices, and Behaviors.” The latest webinar, titled “New Ownership Beliefs and Music Spending Profiles,” revealed more Country Music fans spend […]

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Rolling Stone Country Hails Solar As “New Country Artist You Need To Know”“Tall Boy” Available Now on iTunes NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 11, 2016) – The same week Sea Gayle Music’s CJ Solar was named one of May’s “10 New Country Artists You Need to Know,” by Rolling Stone Country, the southern-rock-and-blues-tinged country music newcomer celebrates the exclusive premiere of his grassroots breakthrough single “Tall Boy,” on CMT, CMT Music (formerly CMT Pure) and CMT.com. Directed by Marcel Chagnon and set […]

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KELSEA BALLERINI TO MAKE DEBUT PERFORMANCE ON LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL THIS THURSDAY (5/12) Black River Entertainment’s Kelsea Ballerini will make her debut performance on LIVE with Kelly and Michael this Thursday (5/12) with her skyrocketing single “Peter Pan,” which launched into the Top 30 at country radio this week. Written by Ballerini, Jesse Lee and Forest Glen Whitehead, “Peter Pan”  reveals a deeper side to the breakout artist and is the third single released from her critically acclaimed debut […]

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DIERKS BENTLEY OFFERS FANS FIRST PREVIEW OF NEW ALBUM ON THE BLACK LISTENING BUS ON UPCOMING SOMEWHERE ON A BEACH TOUR DATES NASHVILLE, TN – May 10, 2016 – This summer’s “top must-see” (The Plain Dealer) 2016 SOMEWHERE ON A BEACH TOUR launches Thursday (5/12) in Holmdel, NJ, and multi-Platinum singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley is revealing details behind the BLACK Listening Bus, presented by BEATS, that will be parked at seven upcoming dates in advance of the May 27 release ofBLACK (Capitol […]

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IT’S BALLOTING SEASON AT CMA!Ballot Schedule for “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” Announced; CMA Now Accepting Submissions for the 2016 CMA Broadcast Awards NASHVILLE – CMA balloting season is here! The Country Music Association is now accepting online submissions for the 2016 CMA Broadcast Awards for Broadcast Personality, Station, and National Broadcast Personality of the Year at Broadcast.CMAawards.com. “Voting for the recipients of our CMA Awards is often cited as the most significant benefit of being a member of CMA, but […]

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CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL CONTINUES TO GROW WITH GILDAN®BROADWAY STAGE LINEUP Margo Price Added to The Park Stage NASHVILLE – CMA Music Festival is proving to be the biggest summer concert destination for Country Music fans with the announcement of performers on the Gildan Broadway Stage at Hard Rock Cafe.   Located at the corner of Broadway and First Avenue in downtown Nashville, the Gildan Broadway Stage will operate Thursday-Sunday, June 9-12 from 10:45 AM until approximately 4:30 PM/CT and features […]

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NASHVILLE – The CMA Songwriters Series returned to Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Tuesday with a special showcase honoring “The 50th Annual CMA Awards.” CMA Song of the Year winners Bill Anderson and Buddy Cannon were joined by Country Music Hall of Famer and CMA Award nominee Bobby Bare and special guest CMA Award nominee Barry Dean onstage for this commemorative show at the iconic Bluebird Cafe. This collaboration kicked off NSAI’s 24th Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival, which runs through Saturday. “With […]

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Lee Ann Womack & Roger Pistole Head To TexasNew Braunfels to Anchor Video for Hayes Carll’s “Chances Are” (New Braunfels, TX) — August 20, 2015 — When Lee Ann Womack returned with The Way I’m Livin’, the only country album on Esquire’s Top 10 Albums of 2014, she was committed to regrounding her music in the things that mattered: classic country with a progressive lean, smart songs about life’s tough spots and great playing. One of the other things the Grammy-winning vocalist wanted to […]

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RHONDA VINCENT GOES FROM ‘ALL-AMERICAN BLUEGRASS GIRL’ TO GLOBAL GENRE-CROSSING TRAILBLAZER Vincent Picks Up Nominations for 2015 IBMA Awards and 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 19, 2015) – To say that 2015 has been a big year for ‘The Queen of Bluegrass’ Rhonda Vincent would be an understatement. She has transcended beyond the All American Bluegrass Girl who stole the nation’s heart with her genuine songs and charismatic personality, by expanding her sound globally. With a highly successful European […]

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CHRIS YOUNG LAUNCHES “I’M COMIN’ OVER” FALL TOUR AND ALBUM Reveals album art for fifth studio album, I’m Comin’ Over August 10, 2015…Nashville, TN…On the heels of the fastest growing single of his career, Chris Young, “one of the strongest, most distinctive voices among country’s current crop” (Billboard), is unveiling his upcoming “I’m Comin’ Over” fall tour, leading up to his fifth studio album due later this year.  With six chart-toppers and a hit-packed set, Young, “one of country’s most reliable hitmakers” […]

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