Randy Owen & Jeffrey Steele Among Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 2013 Inductees

Alabama’s Randy Owen and songwriters Will Jennings, Layng Martine, Jr. and Jeffrey Steele were inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame during the 43rd Anniversary Hall of Fame Dinner & Induction Ceremony on October 13. Taylor Swift was also honored with the NSAI’s Songwriter/Artist of the Year award for a record-breaking sixth time. “With [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Tyler Farr’s Redneck Crazy

Armed with a rugged drawl and a country rasp, Tyler Farr’s debut album plays like the soundtrack to a keg-fueled Saturday night. Redneck Crazy, which will be released on September 30, matches rowdy bar band tunes with salutes to girls, backroads and booze to power a hard-partying 11-song set. A Missouri native now based out [...] Read More

George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert & More Added to George Jones Tribute Concert

The November 22 George Jones tribute concert is not only sold out, it boasts some of the biggest names in country music — and the lineup keeps growing! George’s widow Nancy just announced the addition of George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Reba McEntire, and Alabama to the all-star lineup. The concert will [...] Read More

Alabama’s Alabama & Friends Debuts at No. 8 on Billboard 200 Chart

Alabama’s new album, Alabama & Friends, has debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard 200 all-genre album chart. The album is a celebration of the band’s 40th anniversary and features new takes on some of their biggest hits alongside some of country’s biggest stars like Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney and Rascal Flatts. Read [...] Read More

Watch: Alabama Shares Favorite Memories of Making Alabama & Friends

Alabama teamed up with some of today’s biggest country stars like Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney and more to release their new album, Alabama & Friends. The album features new takes on some of the band’s classic tunes and is celebration of their 40th anniversary as a band. Read our review of Alabama & [...] Read More