Single Marks Shelton’s Sixth Consecutive Chart-Topper
NASHVILLE, TN – April 16, 2012 - Three-time GRAMMY® nominated artist and reigning ACM and CMA Male Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton is celebrating his sixth consecutive No. 1 hit this week with “Drink On It.” The song marks Shelton’s 11th No. 1 single overall, and caps an incredibly successful spring for the man Rolling Stone calls “one of country music’s biggest stars over the last decade.”
Hunter Hayes, Martina McBride, and Jake Owen Added to Performance Lineup
The Nightly Concerts at LP Field during CMA Music Festival are the best way to enjoy performances from today's hottest Country Music artists at an unbeatable price, creating an outstanding value for fans and families wanting to enjoy a great night of entertainment during Nashville's signature music event. 2012 CMA Music Festival takes place Thursday through Sunday, June 7-10, in downtown Nashville. The event will once again be filmed for an ABC television special to air in late summer
Nashville, TN (March 19, 2012) – Country superstar Randy Travis will co-host TODAY, America’s most-watched morning show, on Wednesday, March 21, 2012, teaming with Hoda Kotb during the fourth hour on NBC. The Grammy-winning singer will be filling the chair for Kathie Lee Gifford who is taking the week off. It’s all part of his phenomenal silver milestone in the music industry, marked by the Warner Bros. Records release of the Anniversary Celebration CD that includes a star-studded cast of collaborators and extensive North American concert tour.
March 19, 2012 –– Gloriana’s Tom Gossin announced his engagement to longtime girlfriend Jamie Moffett during a show in his hometown in upstate New York last week. The couple, who met when Tom moved down to North Carolina as a teenager, celebrated their 10-year anniversary on March 1st with a surprise proposal by Tom. No official wedding plans have been made yet as Gloriana is currently out on the road in support of their latest single, “(Kissed You) Good Night,” from their forthcoming second studio album A Thousand Miles Left Behind.
“GCB” star Kristin Chenoweth’s version of “Jesus Take The Wheel,” which propelled Carrie Underwood and garnered her first #1 single, was topic for bloggers everywhere after Kristin debuted her version on ABC’s immensely popular show, “GCB”. Due to fan reaction, Warner Music Nashville has made the track available on iTunes http://smarturl.it/gcbtakethewheel. Also available on iTunes this week is Joanna Cotten's "If I'm Gonna Be Bad" http://smarturl.it/gcbjoannacotten.
Warner Music Nashville was created in 2009 to expand the presence of WMG and its family of labels in Nashville. The division is home to Atlantic Records, Warner Bros. Records, Elektra Nashville and Word Entertainment.