Category Archives: Country Music News

CMT PREMIERE: Randy Travis & Drew Parker’s “There’s A New Kid In Town” Is All About “Fun, Faith, And Family”

Embedded from www.youtube.com. Randy Travis’ just-released “From The Vault” edition of his three-decade-old Christmas single “There’s A New Kid In Town” has been refreshed by the country icon alongside rising country performer Drew Parker. “We’re looking for the King / The new Messiah / We’re following the star / Shining brighter / Old man won’t……read more »

Josh Turner Shares Story Behind His ‘King Size Manger’

Josh Turner longed to record a Christmas album almost as long as he’s been on country radio. In 2021, he celebrated two decades in country music, and for the first time since “Long Black Train” became his breakthrough hit in 2004, Turner found time to do it. “King Size Manger,” available now, is a collection……read more »

Top 10 Country Christmas Songs For Timeless Holiday Celebrations

Country music being embedded deep within the traditions of gospel and folk music means that the holiday season is a time wherein there is a considerable level of creative inspiration. Moreso than usual, the 2021 holiday season has found country music diving deep into the spheres of yuletide joy, Christian spirituality, and goodwill for all….…read more »

Zac Brown: The Unifying Story Behind New No.1 “Same Boat”

Zac Brown Band’s “Same Boat” became the group’s 16th No. 1 song – just in time for Christmas. While Zac Brown wrote the song with Ben Simonetti and Jonathan Singleton about unity all year, he believes “Same Boat” is also the perfect unexpected holiday hit. “We wrote ‘Same Boat’ to help remind us of what……read more »

Garth Brooks Sells 400,000 Tickets For 2022 Ireland Shows

In greater numbers than ever, country stars like Garth Brooks are looking at global audiences to achieve their desire to still hit the road for live performances. The “Friends In Low Places” vocalist recently sold nearly a half-million tickets for a slate of five shows at Croke Park Dublin that, alongside an April 23 date……read more »

Country Christmas: 11 New Albums/EPs to Spin This Holiday Season

Deck the halls and dig out the wrapping paper. There are only three shopping Saturdays left between now and Christmas Eve. And, there’s a sleigh’s worth of new country Christmas albums/EPs to provide the soundtrack for the sugarplum holiday cheer. Embedded from www.youtube.com. Brett Young: “Brett Young & Friends Sing The Christmas Classics” is an……read more »

Eleven New Country Christmas Albums/EPs to Spin This Holiday Season

Deck the halls and dig out the wrapping paper. There are only three shopping Saturdays left between now and Christmas Eve. And, there’s a sleigh’s worth of new country Christmas albums/EPs to provide the soundtrack for the sugarplum holiday cheer. Embedded from www.youtube.com. Brett Young: “Brett Young & Friends Sing The Christmas Classics” is an……read more »

This Week's Top 10

1In BetweenScotty McCreery
2Here And NowKenny Chesney
3One MargaritaLuke Bryan
4Hard To ForgetSam Hunt
5BluebirdMiranda Lambert
6One Big Country SongLocash
7After A FewTravis Denning
8I Hope You’re Happy NowCarly Pearce & Lee Brice
9DoneChris Janson
10I Love My CountryFlorida Georgia Line