Warner Music Nashville’s favorite newcomer Charlie Worsham will be releasing his debut album, titled Rubberband, August 20th on Warner Bros. Records. The 11 track release, which features his first single, “Could It Be,” was entirely co-written by Worsham, and co-produced with Ryan Tyndell (Executive Produced by Arturo Buenahora). "Could It Be," which earned Charlie the title of Country Aircheck’s No. 1 most added male artist for first week radio adds, is currently available on iTunes.
Gloriana celebrates another career milestone as their last single “(Kissed You) Good Night” gets certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (R.I.A.A.) for selling a million copies. “(Kissed You) Good Night,” which was the most played single by a group at Country Radio in 2012, is from the trio’s critically acclaimed second studio album A Thousand Miles Left Behind. Gloriana’s current single “Can’t Shake You” has landed in the Top 20 on the Billboard Country Singles Chart and is steadily climbing.
Actor, comedian and multiple GRAMMY nominated musician, Rick Moranis, is set to release his brand new album, My Mother’s Brisket & Other Love Songs, June 18th on Warner Bros. Records/LoudMouth Entertainment. The album, which is available for pre-order today, allows fans to choose between four special packages featuring My Mother’s Brisket & Other Love Songs on CD and/or digital download.
Jana Kramer’s new single “I Hope It Rains,” from her highly praised self-titled debut album is impacting radio now. While fans can already purchase the single at iTunes, the ACM New Female Vocalist of the Year, recently shot her new video for “I Hope It Rains” just outside of Nashville to be released next month. Kramer is currently on tour with Darius Rucker through June; joining Blake Shelton on the “Ten Times Crazier Tour” this July.
Congrats to Dwight for his nomination for Artist of the Year in the 2013 Americana Honors and Awards!
The Americana Honors & Awards, presented by Nissan, returns to the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN on September 18, 2013 (as part of the Americana Music Festival - September 18-22, 2013 at venues throughout Nashville).
CLICK HERE for more information and complete list of nominees.
"The goal of starting a high school record label and building a professional recording studio within one year was incredibly ambitious, but, here we are," says Scott Hendricks, Sr. VP of A&R at Warner Music Nashville and GRAMMY, CMA and ACM award-winning producer. "This is truly a testament to a large team of people from all across Nashville who gave above and beyond to see this vision become a reality. These students and the ones to follow now have the tools to hone their craft and pursue their musical dreams. Nashville should be proud."
Warner Music Nashville will be hosting this summer’s first Pickin’ On The Patio party on Thursday, May 23, featuring special guest The Railers. Thanks to sponsors Budweiser, Aramark and more, the food and drinks will be flowing as The Railers perform. Doors open at 5:00pm and show starts at 5:30pm. Pickin’ On The Patio will be held the fourth Thursday of every month, from May through September, on the WMN Patio. Mark your calendars for the next one on June 27th.
Stay tuned for more information and artist announcements!
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.