Blake Shelton Wins Male Vocalist of the Year for 5th Year in a Row
Brett Eldredge Takes Home New Artist of the Year
Warner Music Nashville celebrated “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” this week, earning two wins, with Blake Shelton remaining the reigning Male Vocalist of the Year and Brett Eldredge winning the coveted New Artist of the Year category. Shelton also debuted his next single “Lonely Tonight,” a duet with label-mate Ashley Monroe, with a performance last night during the telecast.
Warner Music Nashville, in partnership with Revolution Pictures, Country Outfitter and Wrangler, has launched the “Ultimate Country Fan Experience”: a branded content series told through the unique perspective of the fan’s eyes and culminating as a “blue carpet” correspondent leading up to the CMA Awards in Nashville on November 5th.
This week only, get Blake's #1 album, BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE, for just $5.99 on iTunes! There's no better way to celebrate his CMA Awards nominations for Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year than getting your copy of the new album.
BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE features Blake's hit single, "Neon Light". Click here to get it on iTunes.
New Single “Ain’t Worth The Whiskey” From Self-titled Debut Album Impacting Radio Now
While CMA Awards' “New Artist of the Year” nominee, Cole Swindell, is gearing up to launch his "Down Home Tour" next month, the breakout artist will also release a special fan EP, called the Down Home Sessions on November 17th via Warner Bros Records. Comprised of five songs (track listing below), the digital album will be released in connection with his first solo run of tour dates this winter, which follows up his nationwide arena and stadium trek with Luke Bryan.
CMA Award-winning artist and four-time GRAMMY nominee Hunter Hayes is kicking off the week leading up to "The 48th Annual CMA Awards" with a free nighttime concert in downtown Nashville on Monday, Nov. 3 as part of Hayes’ involvement with the USO’s “Every Moment Counts” campaign.
After debuting at #1 on The Billboard 200 Album Chart last week with his new album BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE Blake Shelton makes history as the first country music artist to hit #1 on the Billboard Artist 100. The chart, which factors in album and digital song sales, plus radio airplay, saw Blake rise from #19 to #1. “Neon Light,” the first single from the new album is Top 5 and climbing.
-“Sunshine & Whiskey” Top 10 & Climbing At Country Radio-
Warner Bros. Records’ Frankie Ballard kicked off his energetic LIGHT ‘EM UP TOUR on Thursday, October 16th at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis, MN. As part of the exclusive Live Nation Ones To Watch tour with Skype, the run serves as the “Sunshine & Whiskey” singer’s first headlining trek, with stops in 19-cities between now and December.
Critically acclaimed singer/ songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Charlie Worsham is continuing to impress crowds and critics alike on Kip Moore’s CMT On Tour 2014: Up In Smoke with two back to back sold-out shows this past weekend.
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.