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Country Music Hall of Fame Celebrates Expansion with Grand Opening

Vince Gill delights the crowd with his rendition of “Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain” at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s expansion ceremony on April 15, 2014. Photo courtesy of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled its 210,000-square-foot expansion on Tuesday, […]

By |April 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Justin Moore & Scott Borchetta Honored for Helping Military Families

Justin Moore photo by Kristin Barlowe, courtesy of BMLG.

Justin Moore and BMLG President/CEO Scott Borchetta were jointly named the “Congressman Bill and Beverly Young Humanitarian of the Year” for their service and commitment to the morale and welfare of military families through the Crown Royal “Your Hero’s Name Here” contest by the Armed Forces Foundation. The pair were honored during […]

By |April 16th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Martina McBride Rides Her Soul Train

Martina McBride’s 2014 album, Everlasting.

By Bob Doerschuk
© 2014 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc.
Country Music headliner Martina McBride’s catalog overflows with powerfully communicative performances. The playful “I Love You,” the heartbroken ballad “Wrong Again,” and the empowering anthems “Independence Day,” “This One’s for the Girls” and “Wrong Baby Wrong” unfold […]

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Rodney Atkins Holds StageIt Show for Holston United Methodist Home for Children

Rodney Atkins hosted a live Stage-It show and online auction to raise funds for Holston United Methodist Home for Children. Photo courtesy of Scott Whitley.

Rodney Atkins and his wife, singer-songwriter Rose Falcon, celebrated Rodney’s recent birthday by hosting a live-streamed StageIt show and online auction to raise money for the Holston United Methodist Home […]

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Exclusive: Sarah Darling’s Wedding Diary — The Wedding Registry

Sarah Darling tries on a beautiful wedding dress. Is it “the one”? Follow this Great American Country blog series to find out which one she chose for the big day! Photo by Sara Kauss Photography.

Sarah Darling and James Muriel tied the knot in a secret spur-of-the-moment ceremony back in April 2013 — but they’re […]

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King George Strait is ACM Entertainer of the Year

George Strait has claimed the fan-voted ACM Entertainer of the Year Award!

Kacey Musgraves wins ACM Album of the Year

Kacey Musgraves has just won the ACM Album of the Year trophy for her debut “Same Trailer Different Park”

Miranda Lambert is ACM’s Female Vocalist of the Year

Miranda Lambert has won another ACM Female Vocalist of the Year Award

The Band Perry wins Vocal Group of the Year

The Band Perry just won their career first ACM Vocal Group of the Year Award.

Jason Aldean wins Male Vocalist of the Year

Jason Aldean just won his second in a row ACM Male Vocalist of the Year trophy!