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Thomas Rhett, Big & Rich and Others Bring the Party to Chicago’s LakeShake Festival

Thomas Rhett cemented his status as superstar when he took the stage as the headliner at the 2017 Country Lakeshake Festival in Chicago.

Lauren Laffer • June 24, 2017

Carrie Underwood to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Carrie Underwood will cement her star status when she earns her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the class of 2018.

Lauren Laffer • June 22, 2017

Casey James and Wife Expecting Second Child

“Crying on a Suitcase” singer Casey James and his wife Kelli are getting ready to expand their brood after the singer/songwriter announced that they are expecting their second child with a post to Instagram. Sharing an adorable snap of their daughter ‘reading’ the informational book, What to Expect When Your Mommy’s Expecting, James announced the impending arrival…

Lauren Laffer • June 21, 2017

Seven Budding Country Stars to Watch This 2017 Festival Season

Midland, Bailey Bryan and Ashley McBryde are just several of the new acts to keep your eyes on this 2017 festival season.

Lauren Laffer • June 21, 2017

Josh Turner Celebrates No.1 ‘Hometown Girl’ With Songwriters in Nashville

“‘Hometown Girl,’ when I first heard it… That melody, first of all, just stuck in my head. Before I even knew what the words were, I was humming that melody all the way home,’” recalled Turner.

Lauren Laffer • June 20, 2017

Who is Dustin Lynch’s ‘Small Town Boy’ Video Co-Star, Claire Holt?

Dustin Lynch’s beautiful blonde ‘Small Town Boy’ co-star Claire Holt is also the star of the new full length film ’47 Meters Down.’

Lauren Laffer • June 15, 2017

The ‘Summer of Shania Twain’ Has Begun With The Release of ‘Life’s About To Get Good’

Shania Twain is kicking off the summer season with her first single in several years, “Life’s About To Get Good,” from her new album ‘Now.’

Lauren Laffer • June 15, 2017

WIN A 2017 CMT Music Awards Talent Gift Bag

Artists at the CMT Music Awards went home with a gift bag full of goodies. Sounds Like Nashville is giving readers a chance to take one home too!

Lauren Laffer • June 13, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: A Day In The Life with Lauren Alaina at CMA Fest

Sounds Like Nashville spent the day with Lauren Alaina as she participated in multiple CMA Fest events, like the City of Hope Softball Game.

Lauren Laffer • June 12, 2017

WIN A Guitar Signed by Lady Antebellum + A Signed ‘Heart Break’ CD

To celebrated the release of Lady Antebellum’s new album, Heart Break, Sounds Like Nashville is giving readers a chance to win a signed guitar and CD!

Lauren Laffer • June 12, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: A Day In The Life With Drake White at CMA Fest

Sounds Like Nashville spent the day with Drake White as he performed for and met fans during the 2017 CMA Music Festival in Nashville, TN.

Lauren Laffer • June 11, 2017

Faith Hill Sings Her Heart Out on National Anthem at Final Nashville Stanley Cup Game

After much anticipation, Faith Hill was revealed to be the singer of the National Anthem at the final Nashville Stanley Cup Final home game.

Lauren Laffer • June 11, 2017

Country Stars Take to the Field for 2017 City of Hope Softball Game

Lauren Alaina, the Property Brothers, Kellie Pickler & others strapped on their cleats for the 2017 City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game.

Lauren Laffer • June 11, 2017

A Day In The (CMA Fest) Life with Bailey Bryan

We followed Bailey Bryan around during the 2017 CMA Music Festival as she ran around Nashville for a busy day meeting & playing for fans.

Lauren Laffer • June 11, 2017

Chris Lane Takes Us Behind-The-Scenes of 2017 CMA Music Festival

Chris Lane let Sounds Like Nashville go behind-the-scenes as he prepared for his CMA Music Festival performance at the Riverfront Stage.

Lauren Laffer • June 10, 2017

Carrie Underwood & Brad Paisley Return as Hosts at 51st Annual CMA Awards

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley will resume their roles as hosts for the upcoming 51st annual CMA Awards, marking their 10th return.

Lauren Laffer • June 10, 2017

Love and Theft’s Stephen Barker Liles and Wife Jenna Welcome Baby Girl

The baby girl joins Jett, 3½, who is “so excited” for his new role as big brother.

Lauren Laffer • June 9, 2017

2017 CMT Music Awards – Best Instagram Moments From Your Favorite Country Stars

The 2017 CMT Music Awards was a show enjoyed by all! Check out some of the best Instagram moments from your favorite country stars.

Lauren Laffer • June 8, 2017

Kelsea Ballerini Makes Television Debut of ‘Legends’ on CMT Awards

Kelsea Ballerini had us all inspired with her powerful television debut performance of her new single, “Legends,” on the 2017 CMT Awards.

Lauren Laffer • June 7, 2017

Luke Bryan and Jason Derulo Heat Up CMT Awards Stage with ‘Want To Want Me’

Starting on a slower note with Bryan’s “Strip It Down” with Derulo working those sultry falsetto runs, the pair channeled the sultry vibes each are known for in their respective genres.

Lauren Laffer • June 7, 2017