Posts tagged "George Jones"

Throwback Thursday: Remember When George Jones Released ‘White Lightning?’

Penned by J.P. Richardson, the fast-paced tune tells the tale of a father-son duo who brew their own “white lightning,” presumably a moonshine type drink.

Laura Hostelley • February 9, 2017

Brad Paisley Feels Honored to Collaborate with his Heroes

“I found very quickly that in country music when you walk up to them and say ‘I am someone who really respects you and I have a record deal, do you want to do something with me?’ they say ‘yes,'” Paisley explained.

Kelly Brickey • February 5, 2017

This Cover of Chris Stapleton’s ‘Tennessee Whiskey’ Will Blow Your Mind

While driving around with his daughter, a dad got down to Stapleton’s smooth track, “Tennessee Whiskey,” hitting every single riffed note. 

Kelly Brickey • January 6, 2017

‘Hee Haw’ Producer Sam Lovullo Dies

Country Music has lost one of its’ greatest friends with the Tuesday passing of television producer Sam Lovullo at the age of 88.

Chuck Dauphin • January 5, 2017

Country Stars Look Back on Their Favorite CMA Awards Moments

With 50 years of the CMAs, there are countless memories to remember as country artists pick out some of the moments that mean a lot to them from the ceremony over the years.

Kelly Brickey • October 30, 2016

Chris Stapleton Mesmerizes at Sold-Out Nashville Show

As he closed his set and thanked the audience for coming one thing was certain: country music is in very good hands with Chris Stapleton.

Annie Reuter • October 16, 2016

CMA Awards Rewind: Decade Four

To celebrate the upcoming 50th Annual CMA Awards, we’re taking a look back at the iconic awards show through the years.

Chuck Dauphin • October 12, 2016

CMA Awards Rewind: Decade Three

To celebrate the upcoming 50th Annual CMA Awards, we’re taking a look back at the iconic awards show through the years.

Chuck Dauphin • October 5, 2016

CMA Awards Rewind: Decade Two

To celebrate the upcoming 50th Annual CMA Awards, we’re taking a look back at the iconic awards show through the years.

Chuck Dauphin • September 28, 2016

William Michael Morgan Ain’t No ‘Backseat Driver’ to His Career

While he may be only 23 years young, music has been Morgan’s mission for the majority of his life and now his day has finally come to let his voice be heard.

Kelly Brickey • August 17, 2016

Mark Chesnutt: Looking Back…and Looking Forward

The Texas native admits that he feels like the project, Tradition Lives, has given him a new lease on his recording career.

Chuck Dauphin • July 14, 2016

Ten Songs That Will Reel You In for National Go Fishing Day

Start dusting off those poles and zip up that vest because June 18 is National Go Fishing Day and your boat is calling your name.

Kelly Brickey • June 16, 2016

Alan Jackson, Brad Paisley Featured on ‘Country Faith Hymns’

The record will feature previously recorded faith songs from Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Amy Grant and many more.

Lauren Laffer • April 30, 2016

Merle Haggard Dies at 79: Country Stars React

Many country stars have been taking to social media to pay their respects to the late, great singer.

Lauren Laffer • April 6, 2016

‘The Voice’ Recap: Nashville Takes Over Blind Auditions

Season 10 of NBC's 'The Voice' continued with its second round of Blind Auditions last night.
Lauren Laffer • March 2, 2016

Josh Brolin To Play George Jones In Upcoming Biopic

Oscar-nominated actor Josh Brolin, whose film credits include No Country For Old Men, Everest, and Milk, has signed on to play the legendary George Jones in an upcoming biopic.

Lauren Jo Black • February 8, 2016

Songs For The New Year

It’s a New Year, which means new beginnings and new possibilities. You’re able to shed the disappointments of the previous year and start anew.

Erin Duvall • January 5, 2016

‘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…

SLN Staff Writer • March 18, 2015

‘NOW That’s What I Call ACM Awards 50 Years’ Set For March Release

NOW That’s What I Call Music!, and the Academy of Country Music are partnering for the first time to release NOW That’s What I Call The ACM Awards 50 Years. The latest installment in the best-selling, multi-artist album series will feature 2 discs as well as a digital collection of songs from ACM…

SLN Staff Writer • February 10, 2015

CMIL’s Top 10 Moments of ‘The 47th Annual CMA Awards’

“Country Music’s Biggest Night’ has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean we’re finished re-living the music, glamour, laughs, and surprises from the night!

We’ve compiled our 10 favorite moments from the “The 47th Annual CMA Awards” below. Check them out and let us know what your favorite moments were in the…

Lauren Jo Black • November 8, 2013