CMA Awards’ reigning Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year, Blake Shelton, kicks off his “Ten Times Crazier” tour tomorrow, July 19, at Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach featuring special guests Mercury Recording artist, Easton Corbin, and ACM New Female Vocalist of the Year, Jana Kramer. With over 50k tickets already sold for the first three nights alone, you can rest assured this tour will live up to its Ten Times Crazier moniker. The tour, with dates running through the fall, will feature songs from Blake’s No.
Nine-time GRAMMY award-winner Sheryl Crow’s current single “Easy” has made its way into the Top 20 on the country charts, marking Crow’s first Top 20 solo country single. With over 35 million records sold to date and a combined 40 Top 10s on the Billboard Hot 100, Adult Top 40, Adult Contemporary, Mainstream Top 40, Triple A (with the most No.1 singles among women in the chart's 17-year history) and Hot Country Songs charts, Crow now has a Top 20 solo country single to add to her list of accolades.
We all know Blake Shelton for his huge country hits and his role as a mentor on NBC’s The Voice – but what does his life look like when he’s not in the spotlight? As part of Men Journal’s August 2013 cover story, Blake opens up about his love for Oklahoma and why he’s there whenever possible.
Warner Music Nashville’s favorite newcomer Charlie Worsham, who’s releasing his debut album Rubberband August 20th on Warner Bros. Records, announced that his exclusive fan pre-order is live today at charlieworsham.com. Two pre-order packages containing exclusive music and merchandise are available in Charlie's online store.
Country singer-songwriter Ashley Monroe hit the road last week in support of her critically-acclaimed album Like A Rose, which was co-produced by Vince Gill and Justin Niebank. As the only artist to have two albums featured in Rolling Stone’s “Best Albums of 2013: Mid-Year Report” with both Like A Rose and Pistol Annie’s Annie Up, Monroe’s solo country album is one of the most highly praised releases of 2013. Monroe exclaims, “Wow!!! Being in Rolling Stone’s “Best Albums” list one time exceeds my wildest dreams. To have two albums on the list is beyond humbling.
Current Single, “Don’t Ya,” Slides into the Top 10 on Both Mediabase and Billboard Country Charts
Atlantic Records’ powerhouse vocalist Brett Eldredge’s forthcoming debut album, Bring You Back, is available for pre-order now exclusively at bretteldredge.com. The album, slated for release on August 6, features his current Top 10 single, “Don’t Ya,” in addition to his debut single, “Raymond.” Just prior to the album’s launch, Brett is scheduled to be one of the featured songwriters at the esteemed CMA Songwriters Series at Joe’s Pub in New York on July 23-24.
GRAMMY nominated and platinum-selling country star Hunter Hayes celebrated his first No. 1 album with the deluxe version of his Atlantic Records self-titled debut, Hunter Hayes (Encore). The album went to the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Country Chart and the current single, “I Want Crazy” is rapidly approaching Top 5 selling over 100,000 copies last week alone. The album features eight new or re-recorded songs in addition to collaborations with GRAMMY award-winner and platinum-selling artist Jason Mraz and critically-acclaimed Warner Bros. Records artist Ashley Monroe.
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