CMA welcomes its newest member, singer and songwriter Hannah Bethel, who stopped by May 6, 2013 to sign up for membership. This up-and-coming artist is gaining momentum with her current single, "N…
CMA Songwriters Series a sell out at Joe's Pub in NYC
CMA's popular CMA Songwriters Series, which features mega-hit Country songwriters taking the stage to tell their stories behind the songs and perform them in the raw, had two nights of successful, sel…
Fans, Friends and Family say 'Goodbye' to The Possum
Friends of The Possum took the spotlight today at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House -- on a stage where George Jones drew tears from adoring fans many times over his long career.
One by one, in a ce…
Pistol Annies album streaming free, releases next week
The Pistol Annies are heading to New York City next week to launch their new single and album, Annie Up, and they're letting fans hear the album in its entirety for free. Yes, free.
They will debut…
CMA wishes Willie Nelson a happy 80th birthday! Friends of the Country legend took to YouTube today to wish the octogenarian and 2012 CMA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner well. Rocker Neil Young sang…
The April/May 2013 issue of CMA Close Up offers plenty of advice from top photographers on how to shoot the strongest possible publicity photos. Of course, it’s much easier to make mistakes. Based on observations...Read full article... »
Tate Stevens’ triumph on Season 2 of “The X Factor” confirms that Country Music is stronger than ever. More important, it heralds the arrival of a performer whose music is in step with what America...Read full article... »
CMA welcomes its newest member, singer and songwriter Hannah Bethel, who stopped by May 6, 2013 to sign up for membership. This up-and-coming artist is gaining momentum with her current single, “No Where Left to...Read full article... »
Holly Williams stopped by CMA recently for an intimate, acoustic Live@CMA performance on the release of her new album, The Highway. In the following Live@CMA video, Williams – granddaughter of Country legend Hank Williams, Sr. and daughter...Re... »
Heralded by many as the greatest Country singer of all time, George Jones passed away on Friday morning, April 26, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. He had been hospitalized on April 18...Read full article... »
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