Sissy Spacek Accepts Artist of a Lifetime Award For an “Under the Weather” Loretta Lynn

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The ladies of country music were honored Wednesday night (Oct. 17) by CMT at their annual Artists of the Year celebration. The evening was the first time that all women were celebrated with the honor. While Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris, Kelsea Ballerini, Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman and Karen Fairchild and Lady Antebellum’s … Read more

Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman Sing “Female” For International Day of the Girl

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Keith Urban has been known for staunch support of women. With his wife and two daughters always on his mind, the Aussie singer recorded the song “Female” as a sign of that support. “Female” addresses everything from rape culture, to stereotypes, plus some of the good things about being female. “When somebody laughs and implies … Read more

Keith Urban Releases Highly Anticipated ‘Graffiti U’ Featuring Julia Michaels, Lindsay Ell and Kassi Ashton

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Two years after releasing his award-winning album Ripcord, Keith Urban has released his highly-anticipated ninth studio album, Graffiti U, available to fans everywhere. The 13-track offering features previously released cuts, “Female,” Parallel Line” and “Coming Home” featuring Julia Michaels. “There were no parameters or preconceived ideas,” Keith said about Graffiti U.  “I began this process … Read more

Keith Urban Puts Fans and Nicole Kidman First During Private “Graffiti U” Listening Party

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Fans certainly came first Monday night (April 23), when Keith Urban and Spotify teamed up for the Spotify Fans First private event at Houston Station in Nashville. Over 150 lucky Keith Urban fans helped the superstar celebrate the upcoming release of his new album Graffiti U. Keith gave his fans an exclusive first-listen to the new … Read more

10 Empowering Female Country Videos in Honor of International Women’s Day

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Country music has long had the discussion about too few women being played on country radio. It’s true, there is a disproportionate amount of women to men in country music. However, the women that we do have, and we have room for more, are kicking butt and taking names. Martina Mcbride, Reba McEntire, Carrie Underwood, … Read more

Keith Urban Releases Lyric Video For Current Single, “Female”

When Keith Urban released his current single, “Female,” women and the music industry stood up and said thank you to Keith for cutting the song. After the much deserved attention the song garnered, Keith is now releasing a lyric video for the song. The video is simple and understated, using splashes of black, white and … Read more

The All-Female Cover of Keith Urban’s “Female” Is The Most Powerful Cover Of The Song Yet

There is probably no better man to write and sing a song like “Female” than Keith Urban. It is good and necessary that men speak up about the way women are treated. But the song was given more power, more impact, when a group of fifteen female artist joined together to cover it. The female … Read more

Kelsea Ballerini Shares Beautiful Cover of Keith Urban’s “Female”

At the 51st Annual CMA Awards, we got to see Keith Urban perform his new song “Female,” an empowering song that addresses so many of the issues women face today. Kelsea Ballerini took to Instagram to share a clip of her covering the song, and it gave me chills. “The reason I love country music … Read more