Nashville, TN – (November 8, 2010) – Already breaking through the country music charts with his rockin’ debut single, “Tell Me You Get Lonely,” Reprise Records’ hot newcomer Frankie Ballard is bringing his undeniable guitar prowess and edgy charm to his first-ever music video. Directed by Marcel Chagnon and shot in downtown Nashville, the video captures a gritty, dirty, and lonely look into Ballard’s current Top 40 hit single. The video will make its television premiere on Great American Country (GAC) beginning Tuesday, November 9.
November 3, 2010 – Gloriana will perform their R.I.A.A. certified Gold single “Wild At Heart” during the 84th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade airing live on NBC from 9 AM to 12 PM. The foursome will perform on the streets of New York City aboard a float for the more than 3.5 million people expected to attend the Thanksgiving Day parade and more than 50 million TV viewers that tune in nationwide. Gloriana will join a star powered line-up this year to perform at the parade including India.Arie, Gladys Knight, Jessica Simpson and Kanye West.
Nashville, TN – (October 28, 2010) – Atlantic Records’ rising star Brett Eldredge, who was recently named by CMT as their “Next Big Thing,” will make his Grand Ole Opry debut this Friday, October 29. Eldredge will be introduced to the Opry stage by renowned country music singer and songwriter, Bill Anderson.
Nashville, TN – (October 25, 2010) – Yesterday (Oct. 24), Atlantic Recording artist Brett Eldredge performed his emotionally powerful single, “Raymond” at Maria Shriver’s star-studded “March on Alzheimer’s” event. The country newcomer played to a packed-out crowd at the event which was located in Southern California and included attendees such as Jane Fonda, Peter Gallagher (“The OC”) and Jane Lynch (“Glee”).
The CMA Award Nominee for Male Vocalist of the Year celebrates the grand event with family and friends
Nashville, TN – (October 25, 2010) – On Saturday, October 23rd, four-time CMA Award Nominee Blake Shelton received an invitation of a lifetime as he was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry. Blake joins the prestigious organization as their newest member, receiving his official induction by longtime friend, Trace Adkins.
Singer To Bring His Country Soul To The National Anthem
At The Packers vs. Vikings Game
Nashville, TN / October 22, 2010 – Warner Bros. Records and GRAMMY nominated recording artist James Otto is ready for some Sunday night football this weekend and will be bringing his unique country soul sound to Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI on October 24 for the highly anticipated match-up between the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings. Otto will perform the National Anthem right before the game kicks off.
Nashville, TN – (October 21st, 2010) – Blake Shelton threw one hell of a party last night at Club Nokia in LA as part of his first ever headlining tour, “All About Tonight Tour.” The four-time CMA Award Nominee, including one for Male Vocalist of the Year, played a capacity show with the packed-out crowd singing along to every song on Shelton’s set.
“You don’t know how nervous I’ve been about performing here in LA,” Shelton told the crowd. “I’m glad that there’s some Hillbilly’s like me out here!”
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 20, 2010) – When the Grand Ole Opry invited Blake Shelton to become an Opry member last month, it did so by sending the country hit-maker—known for his use of Twitter—a tweet including the official invitation. The Opry and Shelton are returning to Twitter in advance of Shelton’s Saturday night Opry induction to give fans the chance to talk with the would-be Opry member. The Shelton Twitterview is scheduled for tomorrow (Thursday) at 11 a.m. Central at Twitter.com/opry. Fans can submit questions for Shelton to @opry via Twitter.com prior to the Twitterview.
Nashville, TN – (October 19th, 2010) – Warner Bros. Records is bringing music back to its roots with the release of Volumes 1 and 2 of the Original Songwriter Demos, a collection of original demo performances, available TODAY.
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.