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Scotty McCreery on his sixth #1: “I do not take it for granted at all”

Jason Kempin/Getty Images There’s much to celebrate in the Scotty McCreery orbit these days. Scotty’s latest album, Rise & Fall, debuted atop the Billboard Current Country Album Chart, and that feat was preceded by “Cab in a Solo” hitting #1 on the country charts. So it’s safe to say Scotty’s been pretty grateful, even though he’s …

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Nashville notes: CMA Fest’s Fitness at Fest + Toby Keith’s silent auction

Fitness at Fest is returning to CMA Fest. Happening June 7-9, the three-day workout event will feature country artists MacKenzie Porter, Alana Springsteen, Spencer Crandall and Harper Grace, as well as trainers Erin Oprea, Wirth Campbell and Barry’s founding instructor Tommy Stracke. For more information, head to cmafest.com. Kylie Frey and William Michael Morgan are teaming up for their rendition of Loretta Lynn …

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Cole Swindell kicks off tour with sold-out shows: “So good to be back on the road”

ABC Cole Swindell kicked off his Win The Night Tour with three sold-out shows in Canada. “What a weekend..So good to be back on the road!” Cole shared on Instagram. “Thanks to everyone who came out and helped us kick off the Win The Night Tour. London, Oshawa, Ottawa… we love ya. See y’all next …

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Dan + Shay share why they won’t be on season 26 of ‘The Voice’

Disney/Frank Micelotta We now know why Dan + Shay won’t be returning as coaches for The Voice‘s upcoming 26th season. The newly crowned ACM Duo of the Year spoke with ET recently to share why they’re stepping out after their first run as coaches. “We’re touring a lot this year, which we’re really excited about, but obviously …

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Carly’s Closet returns with double the fun

ABC Carly’s Closet is returning to CMA Fest for a third consecutive year. The two-hour pop-up will take place June 9 at Nashville’s Music City Center and give fans the opportunity to purchase clothes, shoes and accessories from Carly Pearce‘s personal collection. All proceeds go to CMA Foundation. But wait, that’s not all.  To celebrate the release of her upcoming record, hummingbird, Carly will deliver …

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Lainey’s Bell Bottoms Up bar opening sooner than you think

ABC Hang tight honey: Lainey Wilson‘s Bell Bottoms Up bar is swinging its doors open soon. The venue, which was originally announced to open “later this summer,” is now set to open May 31. It’s located at 120 3rd Ave. South, the previous home of the now-closed FGL House. “Bell bottoms up! I will see y’all May 31st. …

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Tyler Hubbard earns third #1 with “Back Then Right Now”

Courtesy of EMI Records Nashville Tyler Hubbard has earned his third career #1 as a solo artist with “Back Then Right Now.” “I’m so thankful to have my third consecutive No. 1 single on country radio, and it feels surreal to have it happen on the two-year anniversary of starting this journey with the release …

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Travis Denning says ‘Roads That Go Nowhere’ is a “really solid country music album”

Courtesy of Mercury Nashville Travis Denning‘s Mercury Nashville debut track, “David Ashley Parker From Powder Springs,” arrived in March 2018, and on Friday, he’ll finally get to release his first full-length album, Roads That Go Nowhere. With over five years between both releases, it’s safe to say that Travis has had plenty of time to get ready …

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Nashville notes: Annie Bosko’s Dwight Yoakam collab + Dustin Lynch’s “Chevrolet” video

Rising singer/songwriter Annie Bosko is teaming with country icon Dwight Yoakam for a song, “Heart Burn.” “I love that [Dwight] effortlessly crosses genres, blending everything from country, americana, rock and latin influences, and it feels like we were able to capture that in this song,” shares Annie. “Heart Burn” drops May 31 and is available for …

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Bailey Zimmerman teases snippet of ‘Twisters’ track

ABC/Randy Holmes Twisters: The Album won’t drop until July, but Bailey Zimmerman‘s giving you a sneak peek with a preview of “Hell or High Water,” a song on the forthcoming project. The Instagram teaser video features Bailey sitting by the sea in a white hoodie and camo sweatpants, lipsyncing to his moody tune as waves crash ashore.  …

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