Steve Nedved

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Nov 15

Here’s to the 2010s: Florida Georgia Line dominates ‘Billboard”s decade-ending rankings

ABC/Randy HolmesAs the second decade of the 21st century comes to a close, Billboard’s looking back at the biggest songs and albums of the past ten years. And there’s one name that seems to be coming up a lot: Florida Georgia Line. FGL has three of the top five hits on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs of the Decade …

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Nov 15

Crocs never broke my heart: Get your Luke Combs clogs now

ABC/Randy HolmesRemember the Luke–Combs-themed Crocs that were available exclusively at CMA Fest in Nashville last summer? Well, they’re back for a limited time, and you can order ’em online.. Officially named the “Luke Combs X Crocs Classic Realtree Clog,” the comfy foam shoes feature a green and brown camo pattern, complete with Jibbitz of Luke’s face, deer antlers, …

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Nov 15

Reba’s on the road in 2020, but will it be “Fancy?”

ABC/Image Group LA Will Reba McEntire be getting “Fancy” on tour in 2020? While there’s no word on whether her three-outfit quick-change ensemble from Wednesday’s CMA Awards will be part of her set, the Country Music Hall of Famer’s definitely hitting the road next year. The twelve-date run kicks off March 20 in Evansville, Indiana, with pre-sales …

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Nov 15

Kane Brown makes his ‘Austin City Limits’ debut Saturday, before conquering the world in 2020

Joseph LlanesYou can check out a free Kane Brown concert in the comfort of your own home this Saturday night. The “Homesick” hitmaker makes his Austin City Limits debut tomorrow at 9 p.m. ET on PBS. Kane recorded his contribution to the 45th season of the esteemed show in early March of this year. If seeing Kane live is …

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Nov 15

The women of country win the night as the CMA Awards finish on top

ABC/Image Group LAThe 53rd Annual CMA Awards was a solid winner in the TV ratings. Eleven-point-three million viewers tuned in to see Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton, and Reba McEntire host the female-centric show on Wednesday night. That’s enough to make it the number one program of the night, while also delivering ABC’s largest Wednesday night audience of the TV season …

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Nov 15

Lady Antebellum “grows up” and dives deep with ‘Ocean,’ while preparing not to sleep until Thanksgiving

Big Machine After their emotionally-charged performance of their hit “What If I Never Get Over You” with pop star Halsey on Wednesday night’s CMA Awards, Lady Antebellum releases their new album, Ocean, on Friday.  The threesome says it feels special to be able to put out their seventh studio effort just days after Country Music’s Biggest Night.  “It does!” Hillary Scott tells …

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Nov 14

Brantley Gilbert reflects on late dog Alley in People’s Sexiest Man Alive issue

ABC/Image Group LABrantley Gilbert may have a rugged persona, but he has a soft spot for his late dog, Alley.  In People’s 2019 Sexiest Man Alive issue, the “Bottoms Up” singer shares the story of the night he met Alley, a pitbull mix, who was wandering around in the parking lot of a Georgia bar in which he was performing …

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Nov 14

Dan + Shay’s Dan Smyers says his four dogs are “a constant form of entertainment”

ABC/Image Group LADan Smyers of Dan + Shay has found himself in People‘s 2019 Sexiest Man Alive issue, alongside his four furry friends.  The country singer is part of the special feature that features sexy guys and their pets, with Dan posing alongside his and wife Abby‘s four dogs, Chief, Macaroni, Joy and Ghost. A longtime advocate for animals, Dan has been a supporter of Nashville-based nonprofit …

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Nov 14

Zac Brown Band extends The Owl Tour into spring 2020

Diego PerniaAfter hitting 32 stops on the trek in 2019, Zac Brown Band has announced that they’ll be extending their “The Owl Tour” into the spring of 2020. So far, the group has hit historic music venues across the country, in a streak that includes 11 consecutive sold-out shows. Kicking off in February in Moline, IL, the …

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Nov 14

Blake Shelton has some advice for newly crowned Sexiest Man Alive John Legend

ABC / Image Group LADuring Tuesday night’s episode of The Voice, Blake Shelton revealed that his fellow coach John Legend is People’s 2019 Sexiest Man Alive. As the recipient of that title in 2017, Blake was uniquely qualified to offer the newly-crowned Sexiest Man a little advice, as he explained to Entertainment Tonight. “I’m the one that broke the news to him …

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