Steve Nedved

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Sep 21

A Glimpse at "Cosmic Hallelujah": Kenny Chesney Reveals Cover Art and Track List for New Album

Blue Chair Bay/Columbia NashvilleWhen Kenny Chesney’s Cosmic Hallelujah arrives October 28, it’ll boast eleven tracks and a black-and-white cover photo shot on the Jersey shore. Originally titled Some Town Somewhere, the collection began to evolve after the superstar from East Tennessee had the opportunity to record his current hit, “Setting the World on Fire,” with Pink. “…Some songs that had …

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Sep 21

See Dolly Parton's New Look as the Painted Lady

Courtesy NBC PublicityDolly Parton has often joked that she patterned her look after the town trollop when she was growing up, but the entertainment icon is taking it one step further in her new TV movie. She’ll portray the character, renamed “The Painted Lady,” in the sequel to last year’s Coat of Many Colors. This …

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Sep 21

Why Keith Urban Believes the End Is the Best Part of "Blue Ain't Your Color"

ABC RadioSimplicity was the watchword when Keith Urban set out to shoot the video for his latest single, “Blue Ain’t Your Color,” last month in Los Angeles. Filmed in black and white at Five Star Bar, the clip includes only Keith, his stripped-down band, a bartender, and actress Amber Valletta, who you might recognize from ABC’s Revenge and Blood & Oil. …

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Sep 20

Watch as a Country-Music World Envelopes the Stars in the New "Forever Country" Video

CMAIf you’ve had a hard time figuring out exactly when each of the 30 CMA-winning artists sings on the Country Music Association’s “Forever Country” single, making that distinction just got a whole lot easier, as the history-making video premiered Tuesday night on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. From the first line as Brad Paisley sings of his home …

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Sep 20

Boyz II Men Bring Their Signature Harmonies to Chris Young's Christmas Collection

RCA NashvilleIconic soul trio Boyz II Men is just one of the legends who’ll join Chris Young on his first holiday collection, which comes out October 14. The “End of the Road” hitmakers add their touch to Chris’s take on “Silent Night,” while Brad Paisley chimes in on “The First Noel.”   Chris revealed earlier on social media that Alan Jackson was on …

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Sep 20

Brad Paisley Headed for the Hall of Fame

ABC/Image Group LABrad Paisley is the latest artist who’ll be honored with his own exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The West Virginia native’s display will showcase instruments, stage clothes, song manuscripts, awards and mementos saved from childhood, including drawings and illustrations that detail Brad’s early talents. The exhibit will open …

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Sep 20

"A Party Every Night": Justin Moore and Lee Brice Team Up for the 2017 American Made Tour

BMLG/CurbJustin Moore and Lee Brice will head into 2017 co-headlining the American Made Tour, with up-and-coming artists William Michael Morgan and Brett Young trading off opening duties. “It’s very exciting to get back out there as a headliner,” Justin says after his summer stint on Brantley Gilbert’s Take It Outside trek. “To be able to …

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Sep 20

If You Like the "Forever Country" Single, Tonight's Video Premiere Will Be Worth the Wait

CMABy now, most country music fans have heard “Forever Country,” the CMA’s new recording that combines 30 award-winning artists in a new mashup of John Denver’s “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You,” and Willie Nelson’s “On the Road Again.” But tonight on Dancing with the Stars, we’ll get our first glimpse at the …

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Sep 19

Dierks Bentley Helps Rocker Elle King Notch Her First #1 on the Country Chart

Capitol NashvilleDierks Bentley’s duet with Elle King, “Different for Girls,” not only ascends to the top of the country chart this week, becoming the 15th number-one of his career so far– it’s also just been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America, having sold half a million copies. “This is one of those …

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Sep 19

Chris Lane Goes Gold on the Last Night of the Rascal Flatts Tour

Big Loud RecordsRascal Flatts surprised Chris Lane with a gold record on the last stop of the Rhythm and Roots Tour Saturday night in Indianapolis, Indiana. That signifies the newcomer’s breakthrough number-one single has sold half-a-million copies. “I’m excited to reach this milestone. I love seeing people show up and sing along to ‘Fix,’” Chris says. “This means …

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