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Dolly Parton sparkles in new song, “Sent from Above”

Dolly Parton sparkles in new song, “Sent from Above”

David Becker/Getty ImagesDolly Parton is “Sent from Above” in her pop-infused new song.  Released in conjunction with her new fragrance, Dolly — Scent from Above, the song is just as bubbly as the singer herself and serves as a musical love letter to the person she professes has been sent to her from above.  “I know…read more »

Blake Shelton gathers ’round the campfire with ‘The Voice’ coaches in new promo video

Blake Shelton gathers ’round the campfire with ‘The Voice’ coaches in new promo video

Trae Patton/NBC Blake Shelton and his fellow The Voice coaches Ariana Grande, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson take to the wilderness in a humorous promo video for the show’s upcoming season.  Though the promo is packed with tons of star power, the main focus is on new judge Ariana. The clip begins with Blake, Kelly and John gathered around a makeshift campfire as they enjoy…read more »

Kane Brown to perform at ‘We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert’

Kane Brown to perform at ‘We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert’

ABC/Michael Le BrechtNew York City is celebrating its comeback from the COVID-19 pandemic with a major concert.  Kane Brown has been tapped as part of the expansive lineup for We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert, a multi-act event in Central Park on August 21.  The “Worldwide Beautiful” singer is the lone country act in a massive list of multi-genre acts including Bruce…read more »

Maren Morris, Jimmie Allen & more featured on Diane Warren’s debut album

Maren Morris, Jimmie Allen & more featured on Diane Warren’s debut album

Di-Namic Records/BMGDiane Warren has called on a vast array of talent for her upcoming debut album, The Cave Sessions Vol. 1.  On Tuesday, the legendary songwriter unveiled the track list for the cross-genre album that includes a series of collaborations with country artists. Maren Morris is featured on “I Save Me,” while Jimmie Allen appears on “You Kind of Beautiful.” Darius Rucker teamed up with…read more »

Jameson Rodgers to headline Cold Beer Calling My Name Tour

Jameson Rodgers to headline Cold Beer Calling My Name Tour

Matthew Berinato Jameson Rodgers has a cold beer calling his name on the road.  Next month, Jameson will embark on his headlining Cold Beer Calling My Name Tour, a 27-date trek launching on August 6 in Ohio. The tour marks his first headlining show in New York City with a performance at Bowery Ballroom on October…read more »

“A perfect day”: Brett Young and wife Taylor share pictures from baby sprinkle

“A perfect day”: Brett Young and wife Taylor share pictures from baby sprinkle

John Shearer/WireImageBrett Young and his wife Taylor were honored with a baby sprinkle as they prepare for their second child to arrive.  Taylor recently shared photos from the gathering in April during a family trip to Brett’s native California. A series of snaps show Taylor in a pale pink dress posing with family members at a backyard party at the Sands…read more »

Country star trivia

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock On this day in 1942, this original singer of “Fancy,” also known for hits “Ode to Billie Joe” and a cover of “All I Have to Do Is Dream” featuring Glen Campbell, was born in Mississippi. Can you guess who it is? ANSWER: Bobbie Gentry.  Copyright © 2021, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.read more »

Christmas in July: Carrie Underwood announces ‘My Gift (Special Edition)’

Christmas in July: Carrie Underwood announces ‘My Gift (Special Edition)’

Capitol Records Nashville Carrie Underwood has a new Gift to offer fans. The superstar singer is releasing a deluxe edition of her 2020 debut Christmas album, My Gift, on September 24.  My Gift (Special Edition) will include three new tracks: “Favorite Time of Year,” which was originally released in as an Amazon Original and featured in Ring’s holiday commercial; a cover of Michael…read more »