Soar into September at our 17th annual Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival wrapping up Summer Labor Day weekend. The weekend kicks off with extraordinary Night Balloon Glows and continues with balloon flights and tethered balloon rides, a classic car show, live music, beach activities and much more.
Sam Huntâs âHouse Partyâ boogies into the winnerâs circle on Billboardâs country airplay chart, arriving there 30 weeks after its debut. This is Huntâs third No. 1 song, the two earlier ones having been âLeave the Night Onâ and âTake Your Time.â In the third week following its release, Luke Bryanâs Kill the Lights still... Read more »
Now that Maddie & Tae‘s debut album Start Here has been out for a few days, I’ve had time to properly live with the music and even start to immerse myself in the liner notes. And here’s what I’ve discovered: God is not an afterthought for these two young singers. He is not the end... Read more »
Carrie Underwood isnât the only country beauty lending her voice to the football season. Now Lauren Alaina is doing the same. Alaina has written and recorded a brand new tune called âHistoryâ that will be featured on ESPN as they gear up for college football season. And if you know anything about Alaina, you know... Read more »
Dates and cities have been announced for Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhettâs shows for the 14th annual CMT on Tour. Danielle Bradbery, season four winner of The Voice, will be the special guest during CMT on Tour: Brett Eldredge & Thomas Rhett — Suits & Boots which kicks off Oct. 29 in New York City.... Read more »
For the past 16 years, Little Big Town has only known how to summer one way. On the road. âThis was the first summer in 16 years that weâve taken off,â the bandâs Karen Fairchild told me Friday (Aug. 21) when Little Big Town was headlining in Chicago. âAnd it was what it needed to... Read more »
BBR Music Group, label home to Jason Aldean, Thompson Square and others, is launching Wheelhouse Records as the companyâs fourth label imprint. Trace Adkins and Texas singer-songwriter Granger Smith are the first artists signed to the new label. Broken Bow Records was established as an independent label in 1999 by businessman Benny Brown, the companyâs... Read more »