Music News

Jan 27, 2015

If you follow Jake Owen on Twitter or Instagram, you know he doesn’t hold back on social media. He’s not afraid to keep it real, and his fans and followers wouldn’t have it any other way. Somebody...

Jan 27, 2015

CMT and the Academy of Country Music have just opened up the first round of fan voting for the coveted new artist of the year trophy at this year’s massive ACM Awards show. Celebrating its 50th...

Jan 27, 2015

Sure, there was a giant asteroid that came close to Earth on Monday (Jan. 26), but the real news is that Taylor Swift showed up unannounced that same evening at the Grammy-nominees party in...

Jan 27, 2015

Until the Washington Post said it out loud, I hadn’t really thought about it like this: Blake Shelton could very well be kind of the new Taylor Swift. She’s no longer making country music, so it...

Jan 27, 2015

Miranda Lambert is not about to sing about a girl shaking her ass on someone’s tailgate.   There’s nothing necessarily wrong with that kind of party song. It’s just not one Lambert would ever...

Jan 27, 2015

You may not think a girl from Oklahoma has much in common with royalty. But superstar Carrie Underwood and Kate Middleton (officially titled the Duchess of Cambridge) are both known for their...

Jan 27, 2015

You know how sometimes one song will remind you of another one? Not in an arrogant “it was so much better when so-and-so did it” way. Just like little nuances here and there that make you think of...

Jan 26, 2015

I’ll bet Lee Brice hasn’t slept a wink since his Saturday night (Jan. 24) encounter in Boston.   Country megastar Garth Brooks’ tour stopped in for a series of dates at Beantown’s TD Garden, and...

Jan 26, 2015

In his latest single, “First Kiss,” Kid Rock finds himself getting sentimental about teenage relationships. CMT was on the set of his reflective music video to get a behind-the-scenes look.   “‘...

Jan 26, 2015

Carrie Underwood’s intuition is right on.   She only wants her baby to listen to the good stuff during her last weeks of pregnancy. And that’s exactly what she should be doing. Because science...