Brantley Gilbert Admits He Was Wary of Nashville

Brantley Gilbert is a familiar face around Nashville these days but when he first came to town and signed a record deal with Valory Music Co., he did so reluctantly. People were telling him he needed to be in Music City to “make it” on the country music scene, but he was experiencing something different. [...] Read More

Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert & More to Headline “Boots In The Sand”

Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Billy Currington and Jana Kramer are headed to Mexico for Tropical Nights Presents “Boots In The Sand.” Set for February 23-27 at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, tickets are available now. Guests will enjoy all the features and amenities of the hotel, including its restaurants and lounges, pool bars [...] Read More

Brantley Gilbert Is Back with New Single & Headlining Tour

Brantley Gilbert is kicking off 2014 with new music and a headlining tour. His new single, “Bottoms Up,” now available to radio, is his first new music in over four years. It was made available digitally in late December and quickly topped the iTunes country chart and reached No. 8 on the iTunes All-Genre chart. [...] Read More

Top 50 Country Videos of 2013

Each year, we ask fans to help choose the best country music videos of the year for our year-end Top 50 Country Countdown. The fans have spoken and Blake Shelton tops the chart for the fourth year in a row, this time with “Boys ‘Round Here.” Last Year, fans voted Blake at No. 1 with [...] Read More

2013 Rewind: No. 10 – Country Music Goes International

Country music had a bigger international presence than ever before in 2013. The Country Music Association played a big part in spreading country music across the globe, going back across the pond with its CMA Songwriter Series and holding its first International Country Music Marketing Summit. Chris Young, Kristian Bush, Brett James and Bob DiPiero [...] Read More