The personal gratitude expressed in the lyrics, mixed with a track that leans heavily on some bigger sounds, is the perfect way to introduce the album,” Bentley revealed.
“Hopefully it’s just good music. At this point in my career, I have nothing to lose,” he says.
Created in 1990, the award recognizes artists who have exhibited “exceptional humanitarian efforts” throughout their career.
Joining Bentley, Shelton and FGL on the lineup will be Cole Swindell, Lee Brice, Billy Currington, and many more.
“I love getting up every day and playing music, and I’ll be damned if anybody out there will ever stop me from doing that,” said Aldean.
“Honestly, being back on stage probably helped us more than anything,” Aldean admitted during the poignant sit-down interview.
“You know, every one of the guys in that category has something to do with me being up here,” Stapleton shared during his speech.
Blending her rich vocals atop his folksy sound, Morris and Horan jammed out to the upbeat love song while entertaining the masses at the 51st Annual CMA Awards.
Gentry’s wife and one of his daughters were in the audience, with his wife shedding tears as they sang her late husband’s famous single.
The 55th annual ASCAP Awards also honored Kelsea Ballerini with the Vanguard Award.
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“I’d love to settle down. I just want it to be right. I’ve always wanted to be able to support somebody,” Swindell admitted.
Everyone who is anyone will be in Nashville come November 8 to celebrate with country music’s hottest stars at the 51st Annual CMA Awards.
Kelsea Ballerini is set to perform alongside Reba, while Dierks Bentley will take the stage with Rascal Flatts.
The Country Rising Downtown Jam will feature artists like Jon Pardi, Carly Pearce, Chris Janson, Lindsay Ell and many more.
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After laying low in 2017, country superstar Kenny Chesney is ready to kick it into full gear with his 2018 Trip Around the Sun Tour.
“I’m just very grateful to be associated with a film as important as this one,” Bentley explained about his track, ‘Hold the Light.’
“This is at the top, if not the most meaningful experience I’ve ever been a part of,” Bentley shares.
“When you dream of something, you don’t think it’s going to happen like this. Every song we’ve put out has somehow reached the top of the charts,” Swindell marvels.