Nominees for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards were announced online this morning through the second-annual Digital Press Conference. Congrats to Warner Music Nashville artists on their ACM nominations! Hunter Hayes received six nominations, the second most nominated artist this year, including nominations for New Male Vocalist of the Year and Video of the Year for “Wanted.” He is also twice nominated in the Song of the Year category as the artist and composer, as well as in the Single Record of the Year category as the artist and producer for “Wanted.”
NASHVILLE, TN – (February 11, 2013) – Blake Shelton announced this morning on The Today Show the release of his new album, Based On A True Story…, March 26, 2013, on Warner Bros. Records. Blake will also perform on The Today Show March 26. This highly anticipated new album features his current smash hit, “Sure Be Cool If You Did,” which hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Country Digital Tracks chart in its first week of release.
Blake stopped by 'The Today Show' with Kathie Lee & Hoda this morning to debut his brand-new music video for "Sure Be Cool If You Did." Watch the official video above and CLICK HERE to watch the full interview where Blake discusses his upcoming album, 'Based On A True Story...', and the next season of 'The Voice'.
Earlier tonight, Jimmy Fallon picked up the GRAMMY for "Best Comedy Album" for Blow Your Paints Off. Fallon took to Twitter to share his excitement in a humorous voice, saying "I can't believe I just won a GRAMMY! Not bad for a guy who was kicked out of One Direction."
The Academy of Country Music and Great American Country (GAC) announced today the newcomer categories for New Artist of the Year Award, nominating Hunter Hayes as New Male Vocalist of the Year and Jana Kramer as New Female Vocalist of the Year!
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.