GRAMMY nominated country superstar, Blake Shelton, celebrated a sold-out stadium show at Chicago's Wrigley Field this weekend, topping out capacity with over 40,000 fans in attendance. Joining the short list of artists who have performed at the iconic setting, Shelton is only the fourth country artist to have ever appeared at the 100 year-old ballpark. Currently on the road for his "Ten Times Crazier Tour 2014," which also includes sold-out shows August 1st at NYC's Madison Square Garden and October 4th at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl, Shelton was quick to thank his fans.
Brett Eldredge’s “Beat of the Music” was just certified gold by the RIAA, while the song hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart and the Mediabase/Country Aircheck chart June 16th.
To celebrate the occasion of the song reaching No. 1, Eldredge made a jump into the water with the sharks just off the coast of the Bahamas yesterday. The exclusive story broke this morning on People.com.
Cole will be delivering a unique live performance on “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock”, a special filmed during this year's sold out 2014 CMA Fest in Nashville, Tennessee in June. Be sure to tune in to ABC on Tuesday, August 5th at 8PM EST/7PM CST to catch this memorable performance!
Critically acclaimed duo Dan + Shay (Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney) have announced fall tour dates on their “Where It All Began Tour,” kicking off October 9th in Minneapolis, MN and stopping at New York City's Highline Ballroom October 23rd (full list of tour dates below). The pair are currently celebrating their first CMT Music Video Award nod for “Duo Video Of The Year“ for their gold-certified debut single, “19 You + Me,” while their new single, album opener “Show You Off,” was most added in its' first week at country radio last week. With an exciting No.
Hunter Hayes will kick off his 24 Hour Road Race to End Child Hunger performing “Invisible” on ABC’s Good Morning America at 8amET/PT. Catch him later tomorrow night performing “Tattoo” on CBS’ Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pmET/PT.
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