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Carrie Underwood Continues Reign as the Most Decorated Artist in CMT Awards History

Carrie Underwood Continues Reign as the Most Decorated Artist in CMT Awards History

Carrie Underwood continued her reign as the most decorated artist in CMT Music Awards history on Oct. 21. Carrie picked up two fan-voted trophies at the 2020 CMT Music Awards to extend her career total to 22. In addition to winning Female Video of the Year for “Drinking Alone,” Carrie’s clip copped the night’s most…MORE

Hurt Hand Forces Garth Brooks to Reschedule Preview of His New Album to Oct. 26

Hurt Hand Forces Garth Brooks to Reschedule Preview of His New Album to Oct. 26

Garth Brooks had planned to give fans a live interactive preview of his upcoming album, Fun, on TalkShopLive and GarthBrooks.com on Oct. 21, however, a hand injury forced the G-man to reschedule the event to Oct. 26. Garth injured a couple of digits on his left hand while working on his farm. “I kept trying—all…MORE

The Winners: 2020 CMT Music Awards

The Winners: 2020 CMT Music Awards

We’ll be posting all of the winners from the 2020 CMT Music Awards as they are announced. The show begins on Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. CT on CMT, MTV, MTV2, Logo, Paramount Network, Pop or TV Land. Duo Video of the Year Best video by a duo; awarded to the artists Brothers Osborne –…MORE

Watch Miranda Lambert’s New Video for “Settling Down” Starring Her Husband

Watch Miranda Lambert’s New Video for “Settling Down” Starring Her Husband

Miranda Lambert released a new video for her current single, “Settling Down,” on Oct. 21. The new clip features her husband, Brendan McLoughlin, as her love interest. Penned by Miranda, Luke Dick and Natalie Hemby, “Settling Down” is featured on Miranda’s 2019 album, Wildcard. The mid-tempo tune is currently No. 40 on the Billboard Country…MORE

Luke Combs Readies 23-Song Deluxe Album for Oct. 23

Luke Combs Readies 23-Song Deluxe Album for Oct. 23

Luke Combs will release his new deluxe album, What You See Ain’t Always What You Get, on Oct. 23. The new album will feature all 18 songs from the digital version of Luke’s 2019 sophomore album, What You See Is What You Get, as well as five brand-new tracks: “Cold as You,” “The Other Guy,”…MORE

Gwen Stefani Gives Her Hits a Country Makeover With the Help of Jimmy Fallon [Watch]

Gwen Stefani Gives Her Hits a Country Makeover With the Help of Jimmy Fallon [Watch]

Gwen Stefani was a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Oct. 19. The tandem decided to have a little fun by creating an infomercial for Gwen’s “new” album, Gwen’s Gone Country. Fallon’s Buck Pinto hosted the infomercial as Gwen, who was decked out in her finest cowgirl garb, performed her hits with…MORE

David Nail & Wife Catherine Welcome Baby Girl

David Nail & Wife Catherine Welcome Baby Girl

David Nail and wife Catherine welcomed their third child—a baby girl named Ellie Britton Nail—on Oct. 19. David shared the news via Instagram, saying, in part: “Words do no justice. Just completely in awe of my new baby girl. Ellie Britton Nail, you are already so loved. God is great. I’m so proud of Cat.…MORE

Bronze Statue of Loretta Lynn Unveiled at Ryman Auditorium

Bronze Statue of Loretta Lynn Unveiled at Ryman Auditorium

A bronze statue of Loretta Lynn was unveiled outside Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium on Oct. 20. Loretta’s statue joins two others—Bill Monroe and Little Jimmy Dickens—as part on the Ryman’s Icon Walk, which recognizes legends who have paved the way for Nashville performers. The statues of Bill Monroe and Little Jimmy Dickens were added in 2017…MORE

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