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Miranda Lambert Puppy Parade Set to Kick Off CMA Fest in June

Miranda Lambert parade for Mutt Nation at CMA FEst

It’s safe to say that the only thing that Miranda Lambert loves as much as her family and country music is animals, especially dogs, so it’s no surprise that she’s kicking off CMA Music Festival in four-legged fashion. In honor of her MuttNation Foundation’s 10th Anniversary, Miranda and Tractor Supply Company will lead a pup … Read more

Performance Lineup For CMA Fest Revealed; Includes Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley and More

Carrie, Luke and Dierks performing CMA Fest stages

The Country Music Association (CMA) has revealed the artist lineups for main stages during 2018 CMA Fest, taking place June 7–10 in Nashville. Country fans across the globe descend on Nashville for the four-day festival that caters to country music. Fan club parties, sporting activities, artist booths and performances fill the streets and restaurants of … Read more

Dierks Bentley, Brett Eldredge and More Hilariously Respond to Country Haters

What’s a Honky Tonk Badonkadonk? Is there a single dirt road every country star has to visit before writing a song? Are all country singers dog people? Does Jesus always have to take the wheel? These are just a few of the questions posed to country singers by BuzzFeed. For whatever reason, people love to … Read more

Go Behind-the-Scenes of CMA Fest With High Valley

What’s it like to be a country singer at CMA Music Festival? Let’s put it this way, you better wear your walking shoes. This year, I had the opportunity to spend one of the festival’s four days with High Valley as they met fans, performed two shows and never ate a meal. The day began … Read more

Dan + Shay Surprise Fans While Sharing A Lyft To Cracker Barrel

Cracker Barrel teamed up with Lyft during CMA Music Festival offering free rides to hungry festival-goers looking for a home-cooked meal. But, they didn’t stop there. Cracker Barrel and Lyft put a few undercover country stars in their cars to surprise fans. A few lucky fans hopped in the car with Dan + Shay who … Read more

Cracker Barrel Goes All Out For CMA Fest

There is no place like Cracker Barrel. Where else can you rock on a country porch while waiting to be seated for a hot home-cooked meal? During the recent CMA Music Festival, the restaurant put their patented Southern charm on display sponsoring a karaoke contest with Kelsea Ballerini, giving free Lyft rides with country music … Read more

Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini to Host ‘CMA Fest’ TV Special

If you can’t make it to CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn., the CMA will bring it to you. Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini will host a three-hour special entitled “CMA Fest” that brings the four-day extravaganza to the small screen. In previous years, the “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” special highlighted some … Read more

Miranda Lambert Is Stuck in an Elevator But It’s OK: She’s Got Booze

Can someone please go get Miranda Lambert out of this elevator? The songstress wins Instagram with this post from inside the CMT Music Award rehearsals. She’s trapped in an elevator with all these people at Nashville’s Music City Center. Granted, she thinks its OK because she’s got some airplane bottles of Tito’s in her purse. … Read more

Music City Gives Back 2017 Has Turned Into a Predators Tailgate With the Same Big-Time Mission

Each and every year leading into CMA Music Festival, Rodney Atkins’ Music City Gives Back kicks off the music-filled week in downtown Nashville with a bang and mission– to give back to kids and schools through music. This year’s show is no different, it’s just changing up its schedule a bit to also support everyone’s … Read more

CMA Announces Huge, Free Nightly Shows During CMA Music Festival for Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Ascend Amphitheater

CMA Music Festival just announced free nightly concerts at the Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage located in downtown Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater Thursday, June 8 through Saturday, June 10, beginning at 7:00PM/CT each evening. Big and Rich “Bring the Party” will kick off the 2017 festivities Thursday with special guests DJ Sinister & the Country Fried … Read more

March With Miranda Lambert for MuttNation at CMA Music Festival

Calling all country fans and their pets! Miranda Lambert will host the inaugural MuttNation March on June 8 in Nashville. Miranda and her rescue dogs will hoof it Nashville’s Nissan Stadium, over the pedestrian bridge, to downtown Music City. “So many shelter pets need a home, so we are going to march to raise awareness,” … Read more

All-Star Opening Night Lineup Announced for 2016 CMA Music Festival

All-star country music artists Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts have been announced as the opening night lineup for this year’s CMA Music Festival at Nissan Stadium in downtown Nashville. Country Music Association on Instagram: “The #CMAfest Thursday night lineup is here! @JasonAldean @DierksBentley @MirandaLambert & #RascalFlatts will all be bringing the … Read more