On Saturday the 17th Hunter Hayes' website and social media went dark. 21 black boxes, posted at 12:01AM Sunday morning, left millions of fans online asking questions. In the days leading up to May 21st, a countdown clock covered Hunter’s website and the numbers ‘2’ and ‘1’ were teased on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. After this mysterious blackout, Hunter Hayes has finally unveiled the significance of it all with the release of his anthemic new single, “21.” Available on the iHeartRadio app and Spotify.
The Down Home Crew really came through for Cole Swindell on Sunday night at The Academy of Country Music Awards.
The Warner Bros. Records recording artist won New Artist of the Year during the CBS broadcast at AT&T Stadium. The award is one of two determined in part by the fans, who turned out big time for Swindell.
Warner Bros. Records recording artist and emerging country star Cole Swindell invited his Nashville fans out for an authentic night on the town to help him film the video for his latest single “Ain’t Worth the Whiskey” last night. The CMA Triple Play winner hosted the gathering at Music City’s honky-tonk hot spot, the Silver Dollar Saloon, near Lower Broadway.
Blake Shelton makes the history books again. Following his record tying fifth consecutive CMA Male Vocalist of the Year Award, Shelton breaks his own record again with “Neon Light” becoming his 13th consecutive No. 1 single. Marking the most consecutive No. 1 songs on the Billboard country chart during the monitored airplay era, "Neon Light" is his 18th No. 1 overall and first single off his latest album BRINGING BACK THE SUNSHINE. “It’s always exciting to have a No.
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.
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.