Steve Nedved

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Aug 15

Is Blake Shelton rapping on “Hell Right?”

Warner Music NashvilleIn the first tease for Blake Shelton’s new single, “Hell Right,” Trace Adkins urged him to “Tell ‘em that story you were telling me.” Now we know how that story starts, thanks to the second clip of the song that Blake shared on his socials. Earlier, Blake’s label hinted the new song is in the tradition of “Boys …

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Aug 15

Damn Country Music: Tim McGraw tackles Lil Nas X in new “TIME” essay

ABC/Mark Levine Tim McGraw and Pulitzer Prize-winner Jon Meacham consider the changing face of both country music and America in a new essay in the latest issue of TIME. Titled “Country Music Should Be Political. After All, It Always Has Been,” the article accompanies the cover story featuring “Old Town Road” phenomenon Lil Nas X. In the piece, McGraw and …

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Aug 15

Miranda Lambert’s got a “Wildcard” up her sleeve for November 1

Vanner Records/RCA Records NashvilleMiranda Lambert will play her Wildcard on November 1. Wildcard is Miranda’s seventh studio effort, and her first since 2016’s double album, The Weight of These Wings.  “When people listen to this record, I want them to know that I see them and hear them,” Miranda says. “I feel you, because I’m …

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Aug 15

Kane Brown reveals he plans to name his daughter Kingsley

ABC/Image Group LA Kane Brown’s first child — a girl — will be named Kingsley, he revealed Wednesday evening, at a baby shower thrown by his current tour mate, Jason Aldean. “Officially announcing our baby’s name! KINGSLEY can’t wait for u to be here!!!” Kane shared on Instagram, along with a photo showing himself touching his wife Katelyn’s stomach …

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Aug 15

Jason Aldean’s new mansion will boast a bowling alley and a pool “like Sandals beach resort”

Broken Bow (NOTE LANGUAGE) These days, Jason Aldean and his family are living in a temporary space after selling their house in January, as he and his wife, Brittany, await completion of their dream home. When it’s finished, Jason’s new address will have quite a few features worthy of an ACM Entertainer of the Decade. …

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Aug 15

“Hell Right”: Blake Shelton’s new single remains a potentially-controversial mystery until Friday

Warner Music Nashville With less than a day to wait before Blake Shelton‘s new single, “Hell Right,” arrives on Friday, the mystery surrounding his latest collaboration with Trace Adkins only seems to grow. Blake first hinted the song was coming last week at the #1 party for “God’s Country.” “We’ve got a bunch of things …

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Aug 14

Keith, Blake, Eric, Luke Combs and more set to play ATLive to help Hotlanta

Walt Disney Television/Paula LoboCountry music is coming together to help put on a massive concert event to both help veterans and fight homelessness in Atlanta. Dubbed ATLive, the shows will take place over three days this November at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in the Georgia capital. CMA and ACM Entertainer of the Year Keith Urban will headline the Friday, …

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Aug 14

Josh Turner grabs multiple nods at Christian music’s 50th Annual GMA Dove Awards

MCA NashvilleJosh Turner could take home three GMA Dove Awards this fall, for his I Serve a Savior gospel album. The South Carolina native is up for both Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year for “How Great Thou Art” and Bluegrass/Country/Roots Recorded Song for his version of the Hank Williams classic “I Saw the Light.” The record itself is …

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Aug 14

Miranda’s “got a wild card up [her] sleeve,” and she’ll show her hand on Thursday

ABC/Mark Levine When Miranda Lambert said she was anxious to put out new music, she wasn’t kidding. First, she debuted the new track “Locomotive” during CMA Fest in Nashville in June. Then in mid-July, she released her new single, “It All Comes Out in the Wash.” Last Friday, she delivered the rocking “Mess with My Head,” and …

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Aug 14

What I did on my summer vacation: Maren Morris to unveil “The Bones” video on Thursday

Columbia NashvilleMaren Morris’s follow-up to her number one single, “Girl,” is the romantic track, “The Bones,” and on Thursday, she’ll unveil its music video. The Texas native announced the premiere on her socials, along with a short, instrumental preview clip that features lush tropical locales and a shot of her on the beach with her husband, Ryan …

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