Kane Brown Premieres New Single ‘Lose It’ at 2018 CMA Fest

Kane Brown performing CMA Fest

Kane Brown dropped his fiery new single, “Lose It,” on Thursday (June 7), just hours before his performance at CMA Fest. The infectious three-minute pop-country jam combines soaring guitar and banjo features alongside the singer’s booming vocals. An arena-ready anthem with ear-grabbing production, it was only fitting that Kane decided to allow country fans to … Read more

Kelsea Ballerini Has Love/Hate Relationship In Her New Video For “I Hate Love Songs”

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From the moment we first heard Kelsea Ballerini perform her newest single, “I Hate Love Songs,” we were wondering if the Tennessee native really hated love songs, or was this just an incredibly clever and extremely well-written tongue-in-cheek ode to love? After all, when Kelsea recorded the song, co-written with Shane McAnally and Trevor Rosen, … Read more

Kelly Clarkson Absolutely Slayed Her Rendition of “American Woman” at the 2018 CMT Music Awards

Though we’ve never heard a bad live performance from Kelly Clarkson, her performance of Guess Who’s “American Woman” during the 2018 CMT Music Awards proves she’s one of the greatest of all time.  Kelly took the stage to perform the reworked 1969 rock song, which she created for the new ET series, “American Woman.” Naturally, she had … Read more

Little Big Town’s Karen Fairchild Makes Light of Wardrobe Malfunction at CMT Awards

The 2018 CMT Music Awards gray carpet was packed with incredible, gorgeous looks— including Little Big Town’s Karen Fairchild.  Karen showed up to the CMT Awards in a beautiful and dramatic metallic dress, looking as flawless as ever. Like most women (including myself) do when they go to a big event, she wore her trusty ol’ Spanx … Read more

Carly Pearce Says “Thank You!!” to the Guy Who Broke Her Heart After Winning CMT Award

I’ve always been a fan of Carly Pearce, but her acceptance speech after winning Breakthrough Video of the Year at the 2018 CMT Music Awards was the best thing I’ve ever seen.  Carly won the award for her music video for “Every Little Thing,” a heartfelt song about breaking up and moving on. She took … Read more

Carrie Underwood Performs “Cry Pretty” and Scores 18th Win At CMT Music Awards

Carrie Underwood Cry Pretty performance

Carrie Underwood extended her record for most CMT Award wins Wednesday night when she took home her 18th CMT Music Award for Female Video of the Year at the 2018 ceremony. Going into the night, Carrie was already the most-awarded artist in CMT Awards history, with 17 wins, including 6 for Video of the Year. … Read more

2018 CMT Music Awards Complete List of Winners

Blake Shelton Carrie Underwood CMT Music Awards winners

It was a night of a thousand stars. Ok, maybe not a thousand, but a lot. Country stars came out to celebrate each other at the 2018 CMT Music Awards taking place Wednesday night at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Blake Shelton won big, taking home Male Video of the Year and Video of the Year … Read more

Thomas Rhett Said Being a Dad on Tour Means Sometimes, You Walk on Stage With Pee on Your Finger

A lot has changed for Thomas Rhett over the last year, including the addition of two daughters, Ada James and Willa Gray.  Ahead of the 2018 CMT Music Awards, Thomas Rhett sat down with Hoda Kotb and her guest co-host Blake Shelton to talk about life as a family of four.  He started by explaining … Read more

Luke Bryan, Kelsea Ballerini and Blake Shelton Among First Round of CMT Music Awards Performers

Luke Bryan Kelsea Ballerini Blake Shelton performing at CMT Music Awards

The first round of performers for the CMT Music Awards have been announced and they include some of country’s biggest stars. 

If You Feel Like You Need to Watch Florida Georgia Line Perform with The Chainsmokers, Here’s The Video

The equally-matched vocalists performed “Last Day Alive” on top of the new FGL House in downtown Nashville. The song is featured on Chainsmokers’ 2017 album Memories. . .Do Not Open.

Lady Antebellum and Earth, Wind & Fire Medley at the CMT Music Awards Was the Most Fun (Ever)

Lady Antebellum and Earth, Wind & Fire closed out the CMT Music Awards, because it was so much fun, they would have needed to shut the place down afterwards if they did it earlier in the evening. Before the cameras starting rolling on the audience, Phillip Sweet of Little Big Town, stood in his folding … Read more

Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood’s Performance of “The Fighter” During the #CMTAwards Was Unreal

Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood were the biggest winners of the night during the 2017 CMT Music Awards. Not only did Keith walk away with four awards and Carrie with two, they also delivered one hell of a performance of their current single and duet, “The Fighter.” For several weeks, leading up to the show, … Read more