NASHVILLE, TN – (June 29, 2012) - Warner Music Nashville is celebrating this 4th of July with a very special Country Music 4th of July Spotify Playlist. The playlist is comprised of patriotic songs paying homage to America and honoring our Independence. We’ve chosen our top 32 songs including favorites by Big & Rich, Blake Shelton, THE FARM, Kenny Rogers, Randy Travis, Ty Stone and Zac Brown Band. From our family to yours, Happy 4th of July!
Hunter Will Perform “Wanted” On The Talk July 24th On CBS
NASHVILLE, TN – (June 29, 2012) – Multiple nominated debut Artist, Hunter Hayes, earned Gold certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) for his current single “Wanted,” which marks a career first. “Wanted” is his second single off of his Atlantic Records self – titled debut album, Hunter Hayes. His first single, “Storm Warning” is nearing Gold certification as well. To date, Hunter has sold a combined total of over 1 million digital singles.
NASHVILLE, TN – (June 27, 2012) – Hunter Hayes will join The Flaming Lips in their quest to break the Guinness World Records title for the Most Live Concerts In 24 Hours (Multiple Cities) during the groundbreaking and Webby Award winning O Music Awards, live at Benny’s Boom Boom Room in Hattiesburg, MS this Thursday, June 28th at 7:30 AM, ET/ 6:30 AM, CT. Hayes is one of several emerging artists invited to join The Flaming Lips during a 24 hour whirlwind tour, beginning in Memphis, TN and ending in New Orleans, LA.
NASHVILLE NEWCOMER CURRENTLY ON BRAD PAISLEY'S VIRTUAL REALITY TOUR PERFORMING ON VIRTUAL OPRY STAGE
NASHVILLE, TN – June 14, 2012 – Nashville's favorite new singer-songwriter, Jana Kramer, made an impressive debut at No. 5 on the SoundScan Top Country Albums Chart with her self-titled album released June 5th, 2012, through Elektra Nashville. The album, produced by Scott Hendricks (Blake Shelton, Brooks & Dunn), also ranked as the No. 2 selling digital release, behind none other than Alan Jackson, in the country genre.
FEATURING THREE-DAY LIVE MUSIC RESIDENCY AT AVENUE IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE
THE WARNER SOUND CMA MUSIC FEST CELEBRATION TO INCLUDE DAYTIME EVENTS AND EVENING SHOWCASES WITH APPEARANCES BY JANA KRAMER, HUNTER HAYES, GLORIANA, FRANKIE BALLARD, CLEDUS T. JUDD, CHARLIE WORSHAM AND THE CMT AWARDS FAN AFTER PARTY
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