Posts tagged "Kenny Chesney"

Kenny Chesney, Eric Church Among Billbord Touring Awards Nominees

Billboard recently revealed its nominees for the 2015 Billboard Touring Awards, and a number of country music artists made the cut.
Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Luke Bryan and Florida Georgia Line all received nominations.
Chesney nabbed two nods, one for Top Draw, which is based on total attendance, and Top Package, which is based on the tour…

Lauren Laffer October 29, 2015

Kenny Chesney Announces 2016 Spread the Love Tour

Winter may be upon us, but thoughts of summer have already arrived. Today (10/27), Kenny Chesney announced his 2016 Spread the Love Tour, which will kick off April 23 at Auburn’s Jordan Hare Stadium.
“People always want to know about the stadiums,” Chesney laughed, “because it’s a big show… a lot of music… and…

Lauren Laffer October 27, 2015

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

Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney & More Join CMA Awards Lineup

Country Music’s Biggest Night just got even bigger.
Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Sam Hunt, and Blake Shelton have been added to the star-studded lineup for The 49th Annual CMA Awards, the Country Music Association announced today.
The latest additions join previously announced performers Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Kelsea Ballerini, Maddie & Tae,…

Lauren Jo Black October 19, 2015

Kenny Chesney Takes ‘Save It For A Rainy Day’ to the Top

Kenny Chesney’s “Save It For A Rainy Day” tops Billboard’s Country Airplay chart this week.
Written by Old Dominion’s Matt Ramsey and Brad Tursi along with Andrew Dorff, the song is Chesney’s fourth consecutive No.1 single from his latest album, The Big Revival.
Chesney took a year off the road to work on thi…

Lauren Jo Black September 22, 2015

Kenny Chesney To Play First-Ever Concert At Jordan-Hare Stadium

Anyone who knows anything about Kenny Chesney knows how deeply his passion for college football runs. So, it is with great pride that the only country act to grace Billboard’s Top 10 Touring Acts of the Past 25 Years becomes the first-ever concert at Jordan-Hare Stadium, home of the Auburn Tigers since 1939, whe…

SLN Staff Writer September 18, 2015

Kenny Chesney Gears Up For 2016 Tour

The dust hasn’t even settled from Kenny Chesney’s record-smashing Big Revival 2015 Tour – closing with 120,206 fans played to over two nights at Foxboro, Massachusetts’ Gillette Stadium – and the man The Wall Street Journal has deemed “The King of the Road” is ready to kick-off 2016. As is always his way, he&#8217…

SLN Staff Writer September 15, 2015

Nominees For ‘The 49th Annual CMA Awards’ Revealed

Nominees for The 49th Annual CMA Awards were revealed this morning on ABC’s Good Morning America by Steven Tyler and Kelsea Ballerini.
Eric Church and Little Big Town lead the pack with five nominations each. They’re followed by Kenny Chesney and Miranda Lambert, who each earned four nominations. It was also a big morning…

SLN Staff Writer September 9, 2015

Kenny Chesney’s The Big Revival Tour Goes Out With A Bang

Kenny Chesney’s decade-long love affair with Gillette Stadium – the place where his rabid No Shoes Nation was named – hit a new high this weekend. Having set and broken his own record myriad times, Chesney hit another new number on Saturday (8/29).
With 60,082 fans Friday and 60,124 fans Saturday, Kenny Chesney played…

SLN Staff Writer August 31, 2015

Kenny Chesney Gives Fan A Memorable On-Stage Kiss

Saturday night was a pretty great one for Kenny Chesney. The superstar set a new record at East Rutherford, New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium, selling 58,642 tickets and becoming the highest selling country artist of all time in the state of New Jersey. While the Tennessee native’s night was one for the record books, it…

Lauren Jo Black August 17, 2015

Kenny Chesney Breaks Pink Floyd’s Record at Arrowhead Stadium

The traffic on I-70 was backed up for well over an hour going both directions. The parking lots were flooded as soon as they opened the gates. It should’ve been obvious before the tickets were tallied something special was going on; but for fans coming to Arrowhead Stadium for Kenny Chesney’s Big Revival, it…

SLN Staff Writer August 3, 2015

Kenny Chesney, Blake Shelton Among 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival Performers

iHeartMedia recently announced the star-studded line-up for the fifth annual iHeartRadio Music Festival, the highly anticipated mega-concert event that re-writes radio history every year, taking place on September 18 and 19 in Las Vegas. This year’s lineup will feature country artists Kenny Chesney and Blake Shelton as well as Kanye West, Sam Smith, The…

SLN Staff Writer July 31, 2015

Kenny Chesney Plays For 53,864 At Rose Bowl

For Kenny Chesney, playing “The Granddaddy of Them All” as ABC’s legendary sportscaster Keith Jackson deemed the Rose Bowl decades ago, was a bucket list item. And when he took the stage at the iconic venue built in 1922, he took it with all the intensity of every college football team that played there…

SLN Staff Writer July 27, 2015

Kenny Chesney Talks The Big Revival Tour: ‘Sometimes The Songs Just Take Over’

Kenny Chesney’s The Big Revival Tour is shaping up to one of his biggest tours yet. And the singer, who the The Wall Street Journal called “The King of the Road,” is enjoying every minute of it.
“This year’s tour has been awesome. It’s been very energetic,” Chesney reflects. “The passion that we feel…

Lauren Jo Black July 22, 2015

10 Songs You Should Be Listening To Right Now – July 2015

This month’s ’10 Songs You Should Be Listening To’ playlist wasn’t easy to compile because there are SO many great new songs at country radio. From Kelsea Ballerini’s ultra-catchy new hit, “Dibs,” to Kenny Chesney’s feel-good tune “Save It For A Rainy Day,” to Cam’s powerful anthem “Burning House,” the airwaves are filled with…

SLN Staff Writer July 22, 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

Kenny Chesney Debuts ‘Save It For A Rainy Day’ Music Video

Following three consecutive chart-topping hits from his latest album, The Big Revival, Kenny Chesney is back at country radio with “Save It For a Rainy Day.”
The song was written by Andrew Dorff along with two members of the new hit group, Old Dominion, Matthew Ramsey and Brad Tursi.
Chesney hopes that the song…

SLN Staff Writer July 14, 2015

Hottest Acts Perform On ‘CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night To Rock’

Summer’s hottest artists will perform on “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” airing Tuesday, Aug. 4 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network and hosted for the third time by reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town.
Filmed during CMA Music Festival in June, the special features many of today&#8217…

SLN Staff Writer July 14, 2015