Top 20 Heads to the CMA Music Festival

GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown is right in the middle of all the CMA Music Festival action this week! Host Nan Kelley hangs out at the HGTV Lodge where she catches up with Kip Moore, Lauren Alaina, Brett Eldredge, David Nail, Phil Vassar and Casey James. Plus, The Farm Kings drop by to talk Season [...] Read More

Vanderbilt Hospital Patients Collaborate with Vince Gill, Faith Hill, Alison Krauss & More on New CD

Heartfelt songs penned by a group of patients of Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt while working with their music therapist are being released today, May 14, worldwide on a compilation CD featuring some of Nashville’s top recording stars. Artists Kix Brooks, Melinda Doolittle, Fisk Jubilee Singers, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Faith Hill, Alison [...] Read More

Sara Evans Will Kick Off Riverfront Stage Performances at CMA Music Festival

Nearly 50 artists have been confirmed for the Chevrolet Riverfront Stage during CMA Music Festival June 6-9 in downtown Nashville. Sara Evans will kick off the performances on June 6 at 10 a.m. This marks the first time she has opened the festival. “Sara is the perfect choice to launch the daily concerts on the [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Kenny Chesney shows his support for Boston while Dierks Bentley makes a big announcement. Plus, Lady Antebellum celebrates two weeks at No. 1, Taylor Swift has her own personal dragon and Phil Vassar posts a #ThrowBackThursday featuring Carrie Underwood. Here are our picks for this week’s Top [...] Read More

Phil Vassar to Headline CMA Songwriter Series in New York City

The CMA Songwriter Series will return to Joe’s Pub in New York City for a special two-night event May 7-8 to celebrate nine years. The event will feature singer-songwriters Phil Vassar, Brandy Clark, Shane McAnally and host Bob DiPiero. “Nashville’s songwriters are the best in the world and CMA is excited to showcase them again [...] Read More