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Alan Jackson, George Strait and More Featured On ‘NOW That’s What I Call Country Christmas’

The holidays are quickly approaching and there’s nothing better to celebrate with than Now That’s What I Call Country Christmas, the latest installment in the NOW That’s What I Call Music! series.
The two-disc series will feature Christmas recordings from George Strait, Alan Jackson, Luke Bryan, Carrie Underwood, Hunter Hayes and many more. It…

Lauren Laffer October 21, 2015

Florida Georgia Line, Reba, Alan Jackson & More Featured In New Book, ‘Country Faith Christmas’

Regnery Publishing recently announced that it will release Country Faith Christmas on October 19th at all retail and online book outlets.
Country Faith Christmas will feature Christmas memories from thirty-seven of today’s top country music stars, including Florida Georgia Line, Reba, Alan Jackson, Vince Gill, Darius Rucker, and Brenda Lee as well as a…

SLN Staff Writer September 4, 2015

Alan Jackson’s ‘Angels and Alcohol’ Debuts At No.1 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart

Country superstar Alan Jackson, who Billboard calls “the country icon,” just landed Angels and Alcohol at the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Country albums chart selling 45,361 albums, his fourteenth album to do so, and at No. 3 on the Billboard Top 200 with a first week consumption total of 47,881 units.

SLN Staff Writer July 27, 2015

‘George Strait – The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium’ Coming To DVD August 28

Missed George Strait’s EPIC final show at AT&T Stadium? You’re in luck, because the whole show was captured on video and is being released on DVD next week!
On August 28, 2015, Eagle Rock Entertainment will release the phenomenal concert film George Strait – The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium on DVD…

SLN Staff Writer July 20, 2015

Alan Jackson Releases “Jim and Jack and Hank” To Country Radio

Country superstar Alan Jackson just released “Jim and Jack and Hank” to country radio. The self-penned song is the first single from his upcoming new album Angels and Alcohol scheduled to hit stores and all digital retailers next week, Friday, July 17.
“It’s a fun little up-tempo tune about the same ole story,” said

SLN Staff Writer July 9, 2015

15 Things We’ll Remember from the 2015 CMA Music Festival

The 2015 CMA Music Festival has come and gone. This year’s festival was one of the biggest in history, boasting more than 500 live performances, countless artist autograph signings, and non-stop fun. With the festival behind us, here are 15 things we’ll remember from the 2015 CMA Music Festival…

1. Breakout “CMA-Fester”: Country newcomer…

SLN Staff Writer June 15, 2015

PHOTOS: ‘The 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards’ – Red Carpet Arrivals

Country music’s biggest stars and hottest newcomers are out in full force tonight for the Country Music’s Party of the Year, “The 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards!”
The country stars took over Dallas, TX this week and brought out the glitz and glam. Check out photos from the 50th Annual ACM Award…

SLN Staff Writer April 19, 2015

Alan Jackson To Release New Album, ‘Angels And Alcohol’

Country superstar Alan Jackson will release, Angels and Alcohol, his first studio album in three years of all new music on Friday, July 17. Jackson wrote seven of the ten tracks on the album including the self-penned track. Angels and Alcohol, his 15th studio album, comes 25 years after his debut landmark album Here

SLN Staff Writer April 14, 2015

Additional Performers Announced For CMA Music Festival Concerts at LP Field

Some of Country Music’s hottest performers have been added to the star-packed lineup at LP Field during 2015 CMA Music Festival Nightly Concerts.
Lee Brice, Randy Houser, Maddie & Tae, and Chris Young will all participate in the Ultimate Country Music Fan Experience, CMA Music Festival, taking place Thursday through Sunday, June 11-14 i…

SLN Staff Writer April 7, 2015

ACM Party For A Cause Festival Announces Additional Performers

The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions announced that John Anderson, Deana Carter, Eric Church, Brandy Clark, Brett Eldredge, Sara Evans, Brantley Gilbert, Hunter Hayes, Alan Jackson, Ashley Monroe, Kip Moore, David Lee Murphy, Joe Nichols, Jake Owen, Reba, Marty Stuart, Cole Swindell, Keith Urban, Brooks & Dunn, Lady Antebellum and The…

SLN Staff Writer April 2, 2015

Brooks & Dunn, Martina McBride, Rascal Flatts & More Join ACM Awards Lineup

The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions just announced the next round of star-studded artists that will perform at the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. Alan Jackson, Martina McBride, Brad Paisley, Brooks & Dunn, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Rascal Flatts, plus special duets by…

SLN Staff Writer March 30, 2015

‘NOW That’s What I Call ACM Awards 50 Years’ Final Track Listing Revealed

The final song selections for NOW That’s What I Call ACM Awards 50 Years, the milestone anniversary collaboration between the Academy of Country Music and NOW That’s What I Call Music!, are being revealed in anticipation of the album’s release on Tuesday, March 31.
The collection of recordings will celebrate the ACM Awards’ 50-year…

SLN Staff Writer March 18, 2015

Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum Extends Alan Jackson Exhibit

The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum’s special exhibition “Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin’ It Country,” originally scheduled to close in March, has been extended through June 21, 2015. To celebrate the extension, the museum welcomes the return of Jackson’s cherished ’55 Ford Thunderbird, on display in the Curb Conservatory lobby, and…

SLN Staff Writer February 6, 2015

Country Stars Reveal Their Favorite Thanksgiving Dishes

Everyone loves a good Thanksgiving meal. But there’s usually that one dish that makes the meal just right. Well, some of your favorite country stars are “dishing” on what their favorite Turkey Day food is.
Thomas Rhett loves a good dressing when it comes to his Thanksgiving meal. “My favorite Thanksgiving dish would probably be…

SLN Staff Writer November 26, 2014

‘CMA Country Christmas’ Adds Performances by Alan Jackson, Brad Paisley with Steven Tyler

Celebrate the holidays with some of the biggest names in music performing holiday classics on “CMA Country Christmas,” a two-hour special hosted for the fifth year by Jennifer Nettles airing Monday, Dec. 1 (8:00-10:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network.
The special, which tapes in front of a live audience Friday, Nov. 7 (7:00…

SLN Staff Writer October 22, 2014

Alan Jackson Announces 25th Anniversary Keepin’ It Country Tour

Country superstar Alan Jackson rings in 2015 with the continuation of the multi-faceted 25th anniversary celebration and the launch of his 25th Anniversary Keepin’ It Country Tour. Sponsored by Kubota Tractor Corporation, the tour kicks off in Fort Myers (Estero), FL on January 8 and will culminate at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheater i…

SLN Staff Writer October 21, 2014

CMA Awards Nominees Revealed

Miranda Lambert tops the list of final nominees for “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” with nine nominations, matching the record she set in 2010 – the most for any female artist in the history of the CMA Awards. Alan Jackson received 10 nominations in 2002. Prior to that, Merle Haggard held the record with…

SLN Staff Writer September 3, 2014