Category Archives: Music News

Willie Nelson On Marijuana, His ‘Willie’s Reserve’ Brand And Why He’s Stopped Smoking

It was an eye-opening experience. The CMA Awards last month and Willie Nelson struggling to not only sing, but to breathe. The 86-year-old, an outspoken advocate of marijuana smoking, couldn’t ignore his breathing problem any longer. Click here to read about Willie’s decision to stop smoking, his Willie’s Reserve product line and his continued advocacy…MORE

Grand Ole Opry’s Parent Company Buys Austin City Limits

Ryman Hospitality Properties, owner of Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, home to the Grand Ole Opry, has purchased Austin City Limits’ property in downtown Austin. The Austin property includes various businesses including the W Hotel and Moody Theater, home of the longest-running televised music show in history, Austin City Limits. Read more about the acquisition here.MORE

Chris Stapleton’s 2020 All-American Road Show Tour

Chris Stapleton announced awhile back his plans to tour in 2020. We already know about his plans to help open the new Globe Life Park in Arlington but now Chris is adding more dates to his schedule for his All-American Road Show Tour. Jamey Johnson, Willie Nelson, Sheryl Crow and Yola(she’s being called the new…MORE

Congratulations Chris Stapleton!

When we look back at the past decade of Country music, what comes to mind? The genre of Country known as ‘Bro Country’. But one artist with a traditional Country sound beat out the others. Chris Stapleton with his album, ‘Traveller’, has been named the ‘Album Of The Decade’, according to Billboard. ‘Traveller’ beat out Sam Hunt’s Montevallo, Florida…MORE

Carrie Underwood Sings With Childhood Crush

Carrie Underwood says it was a “full circle moment” when she performed onstage at the Grand Ole Opry with her childhood crush. Click here to find out who was Carrie’s big crush as a child and what it was like to sing with him. 🙂MORE

Taylor Swift Fighting With Label Over Ownership Of Masters

Taylor Swift has been making news recently. Her label, Big Machine Records was sold to Ithaca Holdings, a company in which entertainment exec Scooter Braun is the majority owner. Swift claims Braun has repeatedly bullied her over the years and that she had no idea Big Machine was being sold. What the sale means is,…MORE

Lauren Alaina Recorded A Cheap Trick Cover

Lauren Alaina has put her own spin on Cheap Trick’s ‘Surrender’. Alaina traveled to a studio in LA and recorded her vocals in a bathroom. Find out why, here.MORE

Willie Nelson’s New Album To Feature Originals And Covers

Willie Nelson’s new album won’t be available until June 21 but the first new single was just released and is a tribute to the rescue horses he has on his property in the Texas Hill Country. Listen to the new single and get more details about the new album here.MORE