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Ronnie Milsap to Celebrate 76th Birthday With New Tour & Duets Album

Ronnie Milsap to Celebrate 76th Birthday With New Tour & Duets Album

Country Music Hall of Fame member Ronnie Milsap will commemorate his 76th birthday in 2019 with a new tour. Kicking off on his birthday on Jan. 16 in Nashville, the new tour—dubbed the 76 for 76 Tour—will make additional stops in St. Louis, Austin, Cincinnati and more. Tickets for the first wave of the 76…MORE

Garth Brooks’ Musical Catalog Is Getting the Vinyl Treatment

Garth Brooks’ Musical Catalog Is Getting the Vinyl Treatment

Audiophiles who have longed for more Garth Brooks’ records are in for a treat in 2019. Garth revealed on his Inside Studio G Facebook series on Dec. 17 that he’ll be releasing more of his music on vinyl in 2019. Currently, only Garth’s first three albums—his 1989 self-titled debut, 1990’s No Fences and 1991’s Ropin’…MORE

Chris Stapleton, Eric Church, Emmylou Harris, Jimmy Buffett & More Added to Willie Nelson Tribute Concert

Chris Stapleton, Eric Church, Emmylou Harris, Jimmy Buffett & More Added to Willie Nelson Tribute Concert

An all-star cast of performers will hit the stage to pay tribute to country icon Willie Nelson at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Jan. 12. The tribute concert—Willie: Life & Songs of an American Outlaw—will feature newly announced performances by Chris Stapleton, Emmylou Harris, Eric Church, Jimmy Buffett, Bobby Bare, Jamey Johnson, Lukas Nelson, Margo Price,…MORE

Kane Brown Drops Performance Video for New Single, “Good As You” [Watch]

Kane Brown Drops Performance Video for New Single, “Good As You” [Watch]

Kane Brown will try to score his fourth consecutive No. 1 single with the release of “Good as You,” which will impact country radio on Jan. 7. “Good as You” was co-penned by Kane, Brock Berryhill, Shy Carter, Taylor Phillips and Will Weatherly. The new tune follows previous No. 1 singles “Lose It,” “What Ifs”…MORE

Listen to Eric Church Dispense Some Fatherly Advice in New Single, “Some of It”

Listen to Eric Church Dispense Some Fatherly Advice in New Single, “Some of It”

Eric Church will follow the July release of his lead single/title track, “Desperate Man,” from his sixth studio album by shipping a new single, “Some of It,” to country radio on Jan. 14. Co-penned by Eric, Jeff Hyde, Clint Daniels and Bobby Pinson, “Some of It” finds Eric dispensing “some” fatherly advice, including the chorus:…MORE

Alabama Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

Alabama Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

Alabama will celebrate a half-century of making music with their upcoming 50th Anniversary Tour in 2019. The 27-date tour will kick off in Detroit on Jan. 10, making additional stops in New Orleans, San Antonio, Pittsburgh, Salt Lake City and more. Additional dates will be announced in the coming weeks. Alabama’s Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry…MORE

Blake Shelton Establishes Cancer Research Program at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital

Blake Shelton Establishes Cancer Research Program at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital

’Tis the season for giving . . . and Blake Shelton is giving back to his home state in a major way by helping establish the Blake Shelton Cancer Research Program at Oklahoma University’s Children’s Hospital. Blake created the program in honor of his infant cousin, who underwent cancer treatment at the hospital’s Jimmy Everest…MORE

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