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Luke Combs & Ashley Gorley Win Nashville Songwriter Awards From the NSAI

Luke Combs & Ashley Gorley Win Nashville Songwriter Awards From the NSAI

The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) announced its Songwriter of the Year and Songwriter/Artist of the Year as part of its annual Nashville Songwriter Awards. Songwriter/Artist of the Year: Luke Combs Songwriter of the Year: Ashley Gorley This marks the second year in a row Luke has been named Songwriter/Artist of the Year, while Ashley…MORE

Luke Combs to Perform at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

Luke Combs to Perform at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

Luke Combs will perform at the 2020 Billboard Music Awards on Oct. 14. Luke, who is nominated for four awards, joins Alicia Keys, Bad Bunny and Post Malone as announced performers. Kelly Clarkson will host the 2020 Billboard Music Awards for the third year in a row. The show will broadcast live from The Dolby…MORE

The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project Forges Ahead to Support Veterans

The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project Forges Ahead to Support Veterans

The Journey Home Project, a nonprofit founded by the late Charlie Daniels that supports veterans in their return, rehabilitation and reintegration back into civilian life, will forge ahead as The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project (TCDJHP). Charlie, who passed away on July 6, 2020, at age 83, co-founded The Journey Home Project in 2014 with…MORE

Listen to Carrie Underwood Soar on New Rendition of “Mary, Did You Know?”

Listen to Carrie Underwood Soar on New Rendition of “Mary, Did You Know?”

Carrie Underwood released her first-ever Christmas album, My Gift, on Sept. 25. The 11-song album features a combination of beloved traditional favorites, such as “Mary, Did You Know?” “Silent Night” and “Away in the Manger,” as well as original material, including “Sweet Baby Jesus” and “Let There Be Peace.” Penned by Mark Lowry and Buddy…MORE

Lee Brice Scores 8th No. 1 Single With “One of Them Girls”

Lee Brice Scores 8th No. 1 Single With “One of Them Girls”

Lee Brice scored his eighth No. 1 single as “One of Them Girls” ascended to the top spot on both the Mediabase chart and the Billboard Country Airplay chart this week. “One of Them Girls” follows Lee’s previous No. 1 single, “Rumors,” which topped the charts in July 2019, and his collaboration with Carly Pearce,…MORE

Singer/Songwriter Mac Davis “Critically ill” Following Heart Surgery

Singer/Songwriter Mac Davis “Critically ill” Following Heart Surgery

Singer/songwriter Mac Davis, 78, is “critically ill” following heart surgery, according to a statement on his Instagram page on Sept. 28. “We are sorry to report that legendary singer/songwriter Mac Davis is critically ill following heart surgery in Nashville. Your love and prayers will be deeply appreciated at this time. #PrayForMacDavis. Thank you, The Davis…MORE

Luke Combs Announces Sentimental New Single, “Better Together” [Listen]

Luke Combs Announces Sentimental New Single, “Better Together” [Listen]

Luke Combs will try to score his unprecedented 10th consecutive No. 1 single—to start a career—with the release of “Better Together.” The new tune, which was penned by Luke, Dan Isbell and Randy Montana, will impact country radio on Oct .12. “I wrote ‘Better Together’ in the mountains of North Carolina about three years ago,”…MORE

Exclusive Photo Gallery: Dollywood’s Harvest Festival Opens Through Halloween

Exclusive Photo Gallery: Dollywood’s Harvest Festival Opens Through Halloween

Dolly Parton’s Harvest Festival at her Dollywood theme park in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., opened on Sept. 25. The fourth annual festival, which runs through Oct. 31, features the Great Pumpkin LumiNights light display, vivid seasonal foliage, pumpkin artwork and sculptures, colossal pumpkins that weight more than 1,000 pounds, and more than 800 concerts. “We know…MORE

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Luke Combs & Ashley Gorley Win Nashville Songwriter Awards From the NSAI

Luke Combs & Ashley Gorley Win Nashville Songwriter Awards From the NSAI

The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) announced its Songwriter of the Year and Songwriter/Artist of the Year as part of its annual Nashville Songwriter Awards. Songwriter/Artist of the Year: Luke Combs Songwriter of the Year: Ashley Gorley This marks the second year in a row Luke has been named Songwriter/Artist of the Year, while Ashley…More

Luke Combs to Perform at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

Luke Combs to Perform at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

Luke Combs will perform at the 2020 Billboard Music Awards on Oct. 14. Luke, who is nominated for four awards, joins Alicia Keys, Bad Bunny and Post Malone as announced performers. Kelly Clarkson will host the 2020 Billboard Music Awards for the third year in a row. The show will broadcast live from The Dolby…More

The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project Forges Ahead to Support Veterans

The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project Forges Ahead to Support Veterans

The Journey Home Project, a nonprofit founded by the late Charlie Daniels that supports veterans in their return, rehabilitation and reintegration back into civilian life, will forge ahead as The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project (TCDJHP). Charlie, who passed away on July 6, 2020, at age 83, co-founded The Journey Home Project in 2014 with…More

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