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Kip Moore Says New Album “Wild World” Is “Rowdy, Like an Old Analog Record”

Kip Moore Says New Album “Wild World” Is “Rowdy, Like an Old Analog Record”

Kip Moore released his fourth studio album, Wild World, on May 29. The 13-song offering features 12 songs that Kip co-wrote, including lead singe, “She’s Mine,” which is currently No. 26 on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart after 38 weeks. In addition, Kip co-produced the album with David Garcia, Luke Dick and Blair Daly on select…MORE

Carrie Underwood Is Planning to Release a Holiday Album Later This Year

Carrie Underwood Is Planning to Release a Holiday Album Later This Year

Carrie Underwood is planning to release a Christmas album later this year. Carrie shared the news during a virtual fan club party on June 3. Over the years, Carrie has released a number of holiday tracks, including “Do You Hear What I Hear,” “O Holy Night,” “The First Noel” and more, however, the upcoming record…MORE

Watch Miranda Lambert Perform “Bluebird” on “CMT Celebrates Our Heroes”

Watch Miranda Lambert Perform “Bluebird” on “CMT Celebrates Our Heroes”

Miranda Lambert performed her current single, “Bluebird,” on CMT Celebrates Our Heroes: An Artists of the Year Special on June 3. The two-hour special featured tributes and performances as a number of stars perform from their own homes. The show highlighted stories of unsung heroes who have done exceptional things for their communities during the…MORE

Watch Thomas Rhett Perform “Be a Light” on “CMT Celebrates Our Heroes”

Watch Thomas Rhett Perform “Be a Light” on “CMT Celebrates Our Heroes”

Thomas Rhett performed his new single, “Be a Light,” on CMT Celebrates Our Heroes: An Artists of the Year Special on June 3. Thomas Rhett co-penned the song with Josh Miller, Josh Thompson and Matt Dragstrem. TR and the song’s collaborators have been donating all proceeds from “Be a Light” to the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief…MORE

Mickey Guyton Soars on Powerful New Ballad, “Black Like Me” [Listen]

Mickey Guyton Soars on Powerful New Ballad, “Black Like Me” [Listen]

Mickey Guyton released a powerful new ballad, “Black Like Me,” at midnight on June 2. Co-penned by Mickey, Nathan Chapman, Emma Davidson-Dillon and Fraser Churchill, “Black Like Me” addresses racial inequality in America—delivered with soaring vocals from one of the few minority artists in the country genre. “It’s Here!!!!” says Mickey, in part, via Instagram.…MORE

Garth Brooks Postpones Rescheduled Cincinnati Show

Garth Brooks Postpones Rescheduled Cincinnati Show

Garth Brooks’ rescheduled date on his Stadium Tour in Cincinnati has been postponed. Garth’s show in Cincinnati at Paul Brown Stadium was originally slated for May 16. In March, the date was rescheduled for June 27 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, the June 27 date has been postponed. The new date has not been…MORE