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Throwback to the Time Kris Kristofferson Was a Janitor

Before becoming a world-renowned country artist, Kris Kristofferson began with humble beginnings, working as a janitor in a recording studio.

Laura Hostelley • June 22, 2017

Throwback to the First Time We Met Lady Antebellum

It’s been nearly 10 years since we met Lady Antebellum so ahead of their seventh album, we’re looking back at the song that started it all.

Laura Hostelley • June 8, 2017

2017 CMT Music Awards – Complete List of Winners

The 2017 CMT Music Awards were ones for the ages with Keith Urban taking home the top prize and an exciting list of performances.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Keith Urban Takes Home the Trophy for Video of the Year at 2017 CMT Awards

It was sweet victory as Keith Urban earned the trophy for the 2017 Video of the Year accolade, voted by fans until right before the 2017 CMT Music Awards broadcast.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Carrie Underwood Triumphs as 2017 Female Video of the Year Recipient

“Thank you for voting, this awards show is really cool because it’s voted on by you guys and you guys are the ones that buy our music and come see us play, that support us in every single way,” she said to the crowd.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Keith Urban Voted In As 2017 CMT Social Superstar of the Year

After getting those hashtags to trend, Keith Urban took home the award for the 2017 CMT Social Superstar of the Year at the CMT Music Awards.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Florida Georgia Line Claims 2017 Duo Video of the Year at 2017 CMT Awards

It was Florida Georgia Line’s for the taking as the country duo claimed the honor of the 2017 Duo Video of the Year.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood Take Home Title of 2017 Collaborative Video of the Year

Awarded to the artists for their creative chemistry and work done together in the video, Carrie Underwood felt honored to be alongside Keith Urban while accepting their prize.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood Blend Vocals Smoothly on ‘The Fighter’ at CMT Awards

Urban and Underwood’s video for “The Fighter” was nominated within the 2017 Collaborative Video of the Year category thanks to its gritty street dancer parading the streets during a quiet night out.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Luke Bryan and Jason Derulo Win 2017 CMT Performance of the Year

It was a stellar moment for all as Luke Bryan and Jason Derulo were awarded the honor of the 2017 CMT Performance of the Year.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Charles Kelley, Darius Rucker and Jason Aldean Open 2017 CMT Awards Show

Charles Kelley, Darius Rucker, and Jason Aldean honored the late Gregg Allman with a tribute at the start of the CMT Awards.

Laura Hostelley • June 7, 2017

Throwback to the Time Alan Jackson went Water Skiing in Blue Jeans

The music video that accompanies the track is a prime example of the 90s at its best.

Laura Hostelley • June 1, 2017

Throwback to the Time Billy Ray Cyrus Rapped ‘Achy Breaky Heart’

Billy Ray Cyrus made an out of this world remake of his 1992 hit “Achy Breaky Heart” with the rap version featuring Buck 22.

Laura Hostelley • May 25, 2017

Remember George Strait’s First No. 1 Single, ‘Fool Hearted Memory’?

“Fool Hearted Memory” was the first single released to radio from his sophomore album Strait From the Heart, the ten-track project that featured iconic hits “Amarillo by Morning,” “Marina Del Ray” and “A Fire I Can’t Put Out.”

Laura Hostelley • May 18, 2017

Throwback to These Unforgettable Country ‘American Idol’ Auditions

These are just a few of the American Idol auditions we’ve been graced with from over the years and we can’t wait to see more with the revival.

Laura Hostelley • May 11, 2017

Remember When Chris Stapleton Released His First Solo Single?

Two years before his critically-acclaimed album Traveller, Chris Stapleton released his debut single, “What Are You Listening To?”

Laura Hostelley • May 4, 2017

Throwback to the Time Jason Aldean Shared a Stage with Ludacris

During a sold out show at University of Georgia’s Sanford Stadium in 2013, Jason Aldean invited Ludacris on stage to help with “Dirt Road Anthem.”

Laura Hostelley • April 27, 2017

Throwback to the Backstreet Boys’ First Country Music Duet

Long before the Backstreet Boys collaborated with Florida Georgia Line, they had a stand out performance with Shania Twain.

Laura Hostelley • April 20, 2017

Remember When Tim McGraw & Kenny Chesney Had a Run-In with the Law?

By the end of the night, both stars were arrested but later released on bail.

Laura Hostelley • April 13, 2017

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Duets: Ranked

To celebrate the 2017 Soul2Soul tour, we’ve put together a comprehensive ranking of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill’s duets. 

Laura Hostelley • April 7, 2017