Steve Nedved

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Oct 17

You don’t have “10,000 Hours” to get your tickets for Dan + Shay The (Arena) Tour — they’re going fast

Catherine Powell If you want to see Dan + Shay on The (Arena) Tour, you’d better get your tickets now. Even though the trek was only announced last week and tickets went on sale over the weekend, the ACM Vocal Duo of the Year has already sold more than 200,000 seats. They’ve also sold out New York …

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Oct 17

Country music comes together to support Kane Brown at CMT’s Artists of the Year

Getty Images for CMT/ViacomCMT designed its Artists of the Year special to celebrate the biggest stars of the past twelve months. But for its tenth anniversary, it far exceeded anyone’s expectations. It reminded everyone — whether you were in the ballroom at Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville or watching at home — what country music …

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Oct 16

Mike Fisher raves over wife Carrie Underwood’s “hard work” and “talent”: “She has loads of both”

ABC/Mark LevineMike Fisher has nothing but admiration for wife Carrie Underwood.  The former NHL player shared a thoughtful Instagram post with his half a million followers, offering them insight into how hard she works every day.  “If I had a dollar every time someone on tour said ‘I don’t know how she does it’ I’d be rich :)” Mike begins, …

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Oct 16

Blake Shelton announces second installment of Friends and Heroes Tour for 2020

Andrew EcclesBlake Shelton is once again bringing his friends and heroes together for a special tour launching in early 2020.  Blake is reinstating his Friends and Heroes Tour that has Lauren Alaina, Trace Adkins, The Bellamy Brothers and John Anderson serving as opening acts. The superstar embarked on the tour of the same name and lineup in early 2019.  The new trek …

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Oct 16

Maren Morris heads to Sesame Street for show’s 50th anniversary

Columbia NashvilleA country superstar will be making her way down one of American’s most revered streets.  Maren Morris is one of many special celebrity guests set to participate in Sesame Street‘s upcoming 50th anniversary season.  Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl, pop singer-songwriter Charlie Puth, and Chrissy Teigen will also appear on the show.  The theme for the milestone year is “Oops and Aha!: Embracing the …

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Oct 16

Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line to produce new musical

ABC/Image Group LAFlorida Georgia Line‘s Brian Kelley is stepping into the world of theatre.  Variety reports that Kelley will serve as co-producer of a new musical, titled May We All, that tells the story of an aspiring country singer who returns home after trying to make it in Nashville, “ultimately to discover that her roots may take her a lot further than her …

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Oct 16

“It’s hats off to the fans” for making “I Wish Grandpas Never Died” Riley Green’s new single

Big MachineRiley Green never intended for “I Wish Grandpas Never Died” to be on his debut album, Different Round Here. And were it not for his fans, it certainly wouldn’t be his new single. “The last song I wrote for this album was ‘I Wish Grandpas Never Died,’” he explains. “And we actually had the album done. I had …

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Oct 16

Garth Brooks heading to Ohio on Dive Bar Tour

ABC/Image Group LAGarth Brooks has found the next stop on his Dive Bar Tour. The superstar will perform at The Dusty Armadillo in Rootstown, Ohio on Monday, October 28. Garth unveiled the location during an episode of his Facebook live show, Inside Studio G, on Tuesday. Fans are only able to obtain tickets by listening to their local country …

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Oct 16

“10,000 Hours” to be “Speechless”: Dan + Shay enlist Justin Bieber to create another smash about their wives

Catherine PowellDan + Shay teamed up with Justin Bieber for the collaboration “10,000 Hours,” which has just topped the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and hit number four on the Billboard Hot 100. And according to Shay Mooney, the three men have three special women to thank for the song. “‘10,000 Hours’ is about spending a lifetime learning and loving your significant other,” …

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Oct 15

Brantley Gilbert’s ‘Fire & Brimstone’ reigns on ‘Billboard”s country albums chart

The Valory Music Co. This week, Brantley Gilbert tops Billboard’s country albums chart for the third time in a row, as Fire & Brimstone debuts at number one. Brantley’s fifth studio album sold 36,000 equivalent album units in its first seven days.  Its lead single, “What Happens in a Small Town” with Lindsey Ell, is currently a top-five hit. The Georgia …

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