Keith Urban to Be Part of Beatles Tribute Concert

Keith Urban is among the first performers announced for “The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute To The Beatles” concert special. John Mayer will join Keith for his performance. Also scheduled to perform are Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart reuniting as the Eurythmics for one night, Alicia Keys with John Legend and Maroon 5. [...] Read More

Steve Earle, Lee Ann Womack & More Featured on Let Us In Americana

Reviver Records will release Let Us In Americana, the second album from its Let Us In series, on June 25. The album follows 2011’s Let Us In Nashville and features Steve Earle, The Wood Brothers, Buddy Miller, Lee Ann Womack, Will Hoge and more performing songs written by Sir Paul McCartney and John Lennon. Each [...] Read More

George Strait to Receive CRB Career Achievement Award

George Strait will receive the 2013 CRB Career Achievement Award at the Country Radio Hall of Fame Induction on Tuesday, February 26. The award is presented to an artist or act that has made a significant contribution to the development and promotion of country music and country radio through creativity, vision, performance or leadership. George’s [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Jerrod Niemann’s Free The Music

It’s a wild musical exploration when Jerrod Niemann gets behind the controls. Blurring genres and leaping boundaries, Jerrod is set to release his sophomore album, Free The Music, on October 2. As the follow-up to his 2010 breakthrough, Judge Jerrod & the Hung Jury, the new 12-song collection takes its title seriously with an envelope-pushing [...] Read More

George Strait Celebrates 58th No. 1 Single

George Strait recently celebrated his 58th No. 1 single with “Here For A Good Time.” George co-wrote the song with his son, Bubba Strait, and songwriter Dean Dillon. This is George’s first No. 1 as a songwriter, an accomplishment he shares with Bubba. King George has the most No. 1 singles of any artist in [...] Read More