C. F. Martin & Co. is thrilled to welcome the multitalented artist, songwriter, producer and performer Hunter Hayes as the company’s newest brand ambassador! A 2012 ACM New Artist of the Year nominee, the Louisiana-born multi-instrumentalist has been impressing fans with his guitar prowess since receiving his first guitar from Robert Duvall at age six.
Country music trio Gloriana will release their much anticipated second studio album A Thousand Miles Left Behind on Emblem Music Group/Warner Bros. Records July 31st. The band had a hand in writing all 11 tracks on the album and worked with GRAMMY Award winning producer and Emblem Music Group label owner Matt Serletic (Willie Nelson, Matchbox 20, and Aerosmith). Their single “(Kissed You) Good Night” is currently #15 on the Billboard Country Singles chart and # has become the fastest rising single of the trio’s career.
May 15, 2012 – Country music trio Gloriana will be featured on the May 21st episode of the hit reality romance series The Bachelorette on ABC. In the second episode of the popular series Gloriana will perform a surprise concert in Charlotte, NC during a unique 1-on-1 date with the newest Bachelorette, Emily Maynard, the first single mom to ever star on the series, who first captured America’s heart on the 15th season of “The Bachelor.” Fans can tune in to watch Gloriana’s performance on The Bachelorette Monday, May 21st at 8pm EST (check local listings), on ABC.
(Photo: Espo, President & CEO, Kenny Rogers, Cris, VP of A&R. Credit: Donn Jones)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 10, 2012) – Warner Bros. Records and Iconic Entertainer, Kenny Rogers, have announced they will join forces once again to create sweet music together. Rogers made the revelation Wednesday night during his first of two sold-out performances at the Ford Theater in Nashville as the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s 2012 Artist-in-Residence.
Last night’s season finale of “GCB” featured Damien Horne’s “Cumbia Libre.” Horne is one of three vocalists in the deeply rooted Country Music trio, THE FARM, whose debut album will be released this summer. “Cumbia Libre” is available now to download on iTunes. For more information on Damien Horne and THE FARM, please visit: www.thefarmmusic.com.
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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.”
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.