NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 14, 2011) CMA Male Vocalist of the Year, star of NBC’s hit “The Voice,” and No. 1 hit-maker Blake Shelton has added another gig to his credit. The Grand Ole Opry member is the video host for an all-new tour of the Grand Ole Opry House. Beginning this week, visitors on the Opry House Backstage Pass Tour will get an authentic look behind the scenes of the Opry not only from their tour guide, but also from Shelton, who joins tour groups via video throughout their visit backstage.
Stone Is Already Garnering Critical Acclaim From Rolling Stone and Chicago Sun Times
Nashville, TN – (July 11, 2011) –Atlantic Records’ powerhouse singer Ty Stone is motoring onto the music scene with the release of his debut single “American Style” to country radio today, July 11. The song is currently available at all digital retailers and is the title track for the Detroit native’s Top Dog/Atlantic Records debut, which was executive produced by close pal Kid Rock.
NASHVILLE, TN – (July 5, 2011) – Multi-platinum Grammy winning singer-songwriter, actor, director and country music pioneer Dwight Yoakam returns home to Warner Music Group after a decade. The legendary superstar began his career on Warner Music Group’s label Reprise Records, with his debut album, Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., Etc. and has since recorded 27 albums under both the Reprise Records and Warner Bros. Records imprints. Yoakam is set to release his first studio album in seven years on Warner Bros. Records.
NASHVILLE, TN – (June 28, 2011) – Warner Bros. Records’ red hot duo the JaneDear girls are calling shotgun this Friday, July 1 as they take the stage at the Grand Ole Opry for the second time. Their Opry performance will include their current rising up-tempo single, “Shotgun Girl,” which continues to climb the Country charts. The JaneDear girls join Darius Rucker, Marty Stuart, The Isaacs, Ricky Skaggs and more in the line-up for Friday’s show.
NASHVILLE, TN – (June 29, 2011) – In celebration of Independence Day and all the men and women who serve or have served in the military Gloriana will release “Soldier Song,” from their forthcoming album, as a free download for one week exclusively through Facebook. Beginning tomorrow, June 30th until Thursday, July 7th fans can download “Soldier Song” by going to http://facebook.com/gloriana.
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.