COUNTRY AIRCHECK’S MOST ADDED DEBUT ARTIST SINCE THE INCEPTION OF THE CHART, RACKING UP 55 RADIO ADDS UPON RELEASE
Nashville, TN – February 6, 2012; Elektra Nashville recording artist and seasoned actress, Jana Kramer, has exclusively debuted the video for her first single, “Why Ya Wanna,” on CMT and CMT.com today. Kramer has also been named CMT’s inaugural artist for their newly revamped “Listen Up” program, which will feature Kramer across the channel and online network during the entire month of programming in February.
Miranda and Blake will perform “America the Beautiful” as a duet
The Song Will Be Available To Purchase On iTunes Today
NASHVILLE, TN – (January 31, 2012) - Three-time GRAMMY® nominated artist, Blake Shelton will take the stage with GRAMMY® winner, Miranda Lambert at Super Bowl XLVI on February 5th, 2012. The couple will open the event by singing a duet version of “America the Beautiful”. Superbowl XLVI will mark Miranda and Blake’s first TV performance since their top-headlining nuptials in May 2011.
NASHVILLE, TN – (January 31, 2012) – Hot new country trio, THE FARM, is set to make their Grand Ole Opry debut February 10th, 2012. Made up of members Nick Hoffman (vocals, fiddle), Damien Horne (vocals, keyboard, guitar) and Krista Marie (vocals, guitar), the act is deeply rooted in Country Music with their core built around a solid, identifiable vocal harmony. Performing as an acoustic trio for their Opry debut, the exciting milestone follows the success of the band’s first single release, “Home Sweet Home,” which is currently No. 38 on Mediabase with 70 adds across the country.
This Is Blake’s First Academy Of Country Music Entertainer Of The Year Nomination
NASHVILLE, TN – (January 26, 2012) – Blake Shelton was honored this morning with two Academy of Country Music Award nominations including their most prestigious honor, Entertainer of the Year. He is also nominated for Male Vocalist of the Year.
"The support I have felt this week is overwhelming," commented Blake. "Thank you everyone for this honor".
John is the first artist that has ever been presented with this award
NASHVILLE, TN – (January 17, 2012) – John Rich received the Randy Owen Angels Among Us Award during the Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® Seminar in Memphis, TN this past weekend. The award is presented to a member of the country music industry who demonstrates commitment and dedication to children battling cancer and other deadly disease at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Randy Owen, who founded the Country Cares program in 1989, gave the award to a country music artist for the first time.
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