Top 20 Chats with New Country Music Hall of Fame Members Kenny Rogers & Bobby Bare

This week, Top 20 Country Countdown is at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum for the Country Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony of Kenny Rogers, Bobby Bare and the late Cowboy Jack Clement. Host Nan Kelley is on the red carpet  of the Medallion Ceremony, chatting with the who’s-who of country music [...] Read More

Taylor Swift Hopes Education Center Inspires Children to Love Music

Taylor Swift officially cut the ribbon to open the Taylor Swift Education Center at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville on October 12. During the ceremony, Taylor presented the Museum with a custom-made Taylor K65ce acoustic-electric twelve-string guitar, a possession near to her heart. “This is the first guitar that I [...] Read More

Taylor Swift Education Center Is Officially Open

Taylor Swift opened the Taylor Swift Education Center at the Country Music  Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, October 12. Thanks to her generous $4 million gift, the center will provide a valuable learning opportunity for children for years to come, reports The Tennessean. “I’m so glad this is becoming a space where that’s [...] Read More

Taylor Swift Wins Songwriting Award, Opens Music Education Center

Taylor Swift has been named the Nashville Songwriters Association International’s 2013 Songwriter/Artist of the Year. This will mark the sixth time Taylor has won the award, surpassing five-time winners Vince Gill and Alan Jackson, to be the most honored artist in the award’s history. She remains the youngest artist to ever receive the award. The [...] Read More

Ricky Skaggs Named Artist In Residence at Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum

Ricky Skaggs will be the Country Music’s Hall of Fame and Museum’s 2013 Artist-in-Residence. The announcement was made on Saturday, October 5, at the Ryman Auditorium. Ricky will give two intimate performances at the museum’s new CMA theater on November 18-19. “Ricky Skaggs has created his own career path,” Museum Director Kyle Young said. “It’s [...] Read More