Songwriter Bob DiPiero to Be Honored by Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum

Bob DiPiero will be honored at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum as part of the Museum’s quarterly Poets and Prophets: Legendary Country Songwriters program on February 15. Hosted by Museum Editor Michael Gray, the program will feature an in-depth interview and performance from Bob. He will sign limited edition commemorative Hatch Show [...] Read More

CMA Songwriter Series to Celebrate 10th Anniversary in New York City

The CMA Songwriters Series will celebrate its 10th anniversary back where it all began. The series returns to Joe’s Pub in New York City with a two-night event February 11 and 12. Kix Brooks, Tim Nichols and Jon Nite will perform along with Bob DiPiero, who will also serve as host. The series launches the [...] 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

Lady Antebellum & Mary J. Blige Added to CMA Country Christmas

Lady Antebellum, Mary J. Blige and Peanuts characters Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus van Pelt and Snoopy have been added to the lineup for CMA Country Christmas, hosted by Jennifer Nettles. The two-hour holiday special will air December 2 at 9/8c on ABC and features some of country’s biggest stars performing holiday favorites and sharing their [...] Read More

CMA Awards 2013 Nominees Announced: The Complete List

Today, the CMA Awards 2013 nominees were announced on Good Morning America by Sheryl Crow and Florida Georgia Line.  The list of nominees for the 47th Annual CMA Awards included Kacey Musgraves and Taylor Swift with six nominations each. The reigning CMA Female Vocalist Miranda Lambert and Entertainer and Male Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton each received five nominations [...] Read More