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Dustin Lynch Commands Country Airplay Chart With “Good Girl”

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 -- 1:20 pm EST

Capping a 37-week climb, Dustin Lynch’s “Good Girl” now stands firmly atop Billboard’s country airplay chart. It is Lynch’s sixth No. 1 single, his first having been “Where It’s At” in 2014.

 

Jason Isbell Shares His Sobering Truths

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 -- 11:53 am EST

Country music isn’t nearly as boozy as it once was. More and more artists are getting sober, keeping their tours dry, and trying to stay on a healthy path. Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Trace Adkins, Jo Dee Messina, Brantley Gilbert, Travis Meadows, Rustin Kelly and more have been open about their struggles with addiction over... Read more »

 

Meet CMT Artist Discovery’s Faren Rachels, Gone West, Jaden Michaels and Rayne Johnson

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 -- 10:10 am EST

Don’t be surprised if you end up with a solid pop-country listening habit after hearing the artists in the latest round of CMT’s Artist Discovery program. You’ve been warned.

 

The 10-Year Challenge Goes Country

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 -- 10:02 am EST

A collection of 10-year challenge posts from the country music world.

 

Willie Nelson and George Strait Collaborate Live in Nashville

Monday, January 14, 2019 -- 5:57 pm EST

“Willie Nelson has written classic songs that will always endure,” Lyle Lovett said of Willie Nelson on Saturday (Jan. 12) in Nashville. “I think even more than this music, Willie is known for his humanity.

 

Music City Recap: Season 2, Episodes 3 and 4

Monday, January 14, 2019 -- 1:22 pm EST

A GIF recap of what you missed on season two, episodes three and four of CMT's Music City.

 

Jason Aldean Gears Up to Ride All Night

Monday, January 14, 2019 -- 12:48 pm EST

Jason Aldean announces thirty-city tour kicking off in May of 2019, with special guests Kane Brown, Carly Pearce, and Dee Jay Silver.

 

Trisha Yearwood Gets Frank About Garth Brooks Duet

Monday, January 14, 2019 -- 12:40 pm EST

It’s track No. 11 that you won’t recognize. Because on her brand new album of all her favorite Frank Sinatra tunes, Trisha Yearwood said that one original song made its way on to her Let’s Be Frank album. And she explained just how it happened. “I went through and kind of highlighted classic Frank songs... Read more »

 

Loretta Lynn’s Birthday Tribute Books Garth Brooks, George Strait and More

Monday, January 14, 2019 -- 12:00 pm EST

Garth Brooks, Kacey Musgraves, George Strait and Keith Urban are among the artists who will perform an all-star tribute concert to celebrate Loretta Lynn’s birthday this spring.

 

Last Weekend’s Greatest Hits

Monday, January 14, 2019 -- 10:30 am EST

Monday morning round-up of all the artists social posts from the weekend.