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Watch Tim McGraw’s Nostalgic New Video for “Thought About You”

Watch Tim McGraw’s Nostalgic New Video for “Thought About You”

Tim McGraw released a new lyric video for “Thought About You,” a tune he dropped in October with his current single, “Neon Church.” The nostalgic new video, which was directed by JP Robinson, highlights the song’s theme of love and friendship through a series of photographs. “The cool thing about ‘Thought About You’ is that…MORE

Watch Dierks Bentley’s Majestic Ice Skating Promo in Support of Burning Man Tour

Watch Dierks Bentley’s Majestic Ice Skating Promo in Support of Burning Man Tour

Dierks Bentley dropped country music’s coolest tour promo. In support of his upcoming Burning Man Tour, which kicks off on Jan. 17, Dierks hit the ice—in skates, feathers and lace—for a majestic skating routine that features tourmates Jon Pardi and Tenille Townes. The promo has already gotten the attention of Olympic medalist Adam Rippon, who…MORE

Dan + Shay Release Acoustic Versions of “Speechless” & “Tequila” [Listen]

Dan + Shay Release Acoustic Versions of “Speechless” & “Tequila” [Listen]

Dan + Shay released acoustic versions of their two most recent No. 1 hits, “Speechless” and “Tequila,” at midnight on Jan. 10. The tunes are available across all major music service providers. “Speechless” is currently No. 1 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart for the fourth consecutive week. Penned by Dan Smyers, Shay Mooney, Jordan…MORE

Tracy Byrd Hits the Road in 2019 for More Than 45 Dates

Tracy Byrd Hits the Road in 2019 for More Than 45 Dates

After taking a few years off from touring outside of Texas, Tracy Byrd will hit the road for more than 45 dates in 2019. In addition, Tracy will team up with fellow Texan, Mark Chesnutt, for select dates billed as The Beaumont Boys. “I am really enjoying getting back out on the road,” says Tracy.…MORE

Keith Urban Covers Marshmello’s No. 1 Dance Hit, “Happier” [Listen]

Keith Urban Covers Marshmello’s No. 1 Dance Hit, “Happier” [Listen]

Keith Urban recently stopped by Nashville’s Sound Stage Studios to record two songs for Spotify Singles, an ongoing series that beckons artists to record original tracks as well as unexpected covers of songs that have inspired them from a wide range of genres. In addition to recording his current single, “Never Comin’ Down,” Keith put…MORE

Cassadee Pope to Drop Sophomore Album, “Stages,” on Feb. 1

Cassadee Pope to Drop Sophomore Album, “Stages,” on Feb. 1

Cassadee Pope will drop her sophomore album, Stages, on Feb. 1. The 11-song collection, which was produced by Corey Crowder, features Cassadee’s two most recent singles, “Take You Home” and “One More Red Light.” The new album follows Cassadee’s 2013 debut album, Frame By Frame. “For the first time in my life, I’m confident in…MORE

Steve Earle to Release Guy Clark Tribute Album

Steve Earle to Release Guy Clark Tribute Album

Steve Earle & the Dukes will release a Guy Clark tribute album, aptly titled Guy, on March 29. The upcoming record includes 16 songs that were penned by Guy and features guest appearances from Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell, Terry Allen, Jerry Jeff Walker, Mickey Raphael, Shawn Camp, Verlon Thompson and Gary Nicholson. Steve, who lists…MORE