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Martina McBride Sounds Off on Lack of Females on Country Music Streaming App

Martina McBride talks about country music radio

As the dialogue regarding the shortage of female artists on country radio rages on, Martina McBride discovered that terrestrial radio isn’t the only offender in the broadcast world. It appears that the incredibly talented Martina was listening to some classic Sara Evans through streaming service Spotify and decided to create a playlist. As Spotify users … Read more

Country Music Mourns the Death of 30-Year-Old Singer-Songwriter Kylie Rae Harris

Kylie Rae Harris died in car accident

The country music community in both Texas and Tennessee are heartbroken after singer-songwriter Kylie Rae Harris was killed in a three-car accident in New Mexico as she traveled to the Big Barn Dance music festival in Taos. According to the Taos News, Kylie, along with a 16-year-old San Cristobal teen, perished in the accident, while … Read more

Kelly Clarkson Passionately Speaks Out on the Current State of Country Music and She’s Spot-On

Kelly Clarkson speaks out about country music and radio

There are plenty of country music fans who are less than thrilled with the direction that country music has taken in the past ten years. Generally speaking, gone are foundational instruments like fiddle, pedal steel, banjo, mandolin and dobro, as well as songs that tell stories, that are uniquely different from each other, and that … Read more

Maren Morris Releases Romantic Video for “The Bones” [WATCH]

Fans were clamoring for Maren Morris to release “The Bones” since her sophomore album, Girl, debuted in March. And now those fans have a new music video to enhance their enjoyment of this powerhouse single. It could have been a challenge for Maren and her team to create a visual piece to match the lyrical … Read more

Morgan Wallen Joins DJ Diplo for Cutting Edge Collaboration, “Heartless” [LISTEN]

Whatever kind of music you’re into, if you’re a supporter of creativity and artistry, it can be cool to watch performers step outside of their musical comfort zone to try their hand at something a little different than their listeners expect.  Morgan Wallen fans are watching the singer-songwriter do exactly that with his new collaboration, … Read more

Blake Shelton and Trace Adkins Reunite on Rolling New Groove, “Hell Right”

Blake Shelton gets birthday greeting from Children's Miracle Network kids

Hot on the heels of the number-one success of “God’s Country,” Blake Shelton has released a new single and this time he has invited his longtime pal and former collaborator, Trace Adkins, to join him on his new tune, “Hell Right.” While the arrangement is gritty and swampy in the verses, in a similar way … Read more

10 Country Songs About Growing Up That Will Make You Cry

Across the United States, the kiddos are starting school, some for the first time and some returning. While parents often feel a bit of joy that their children’s little minds are being filled with knowledge, there’s almost always a touch of heartbreak knowing that they’ll never get these youthful days back. So, if you just … Read more

Country Music Moms Connect and Celebrate The Mommyhood at Exclusive Event

Jana Kramer and Brittany Aldean gather with mom's at Nashville garden party

We do our best to celebrate the moms and moms-to-be in country music, but the Peanut app really took it to the next level with an excessive event in Nashville that welcomed many of country music’s hottest mothers and those soon-to-be at a swank garden party in Nashville. Thanks to Jana Kramer, who has mentioned … Read more

Cole Swindell Releases Sexy New Hit, “All Nighter”

Cole Swindell PR photo

If there was a list of country artists who have mastered the art of creating a diverse catalog, Cole Swindell’s name might be near the top. The talented singer-songwriter has scored hits with both ballads and rockers, heartbreak and love songs, and has even produced successful songs that have more contemporary production, as well as … Read more

Luke Combs’ “The Prequel” EP Proves That Country Music Is Alive and Well

Luke_Combs releases new EP the Prequel

It’s been out for a week now, and it’s been a heckuva week for Luke Combs. In addition to releasing his new EP, The Prequel, Luke appeared on the main stage at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium for CMA Music Festival. Then, just a few days later, he achieved what many call the pinnacle in country music—he … Read more

Kelsea Ballerini Celebrates “Miss Me More” Number One With Besties in Nashville

Kelsea Ballerini hits No. 1 with single Miss Me More

You’re so Nashville if…you celebrate your new number-one on a pedal tavern and at Top Golf. Or maybe that should say, “you’re so Kelsea Ballerini if…” because that’s exactly what the sweet and talented ingenue did after learning that “Miss Me More” had topped the country singles chart. [RELATED: Kelsea Ballerini Joins Team Kelly Clarkson as … Read more

Keith Urban, Luke Bryan Close Out CMA Fest With A Bang!

Yes, it was soggy, yes, it may go down as the wettest CMA Music Festival in history, but it also may go down as one of the most exciting. In fact, on night four of the festival, the excitement started before the gates even opened. Torrential rain and lightning hit Nashville just as crowds were … Read more