Announced today, Lee Brice is an official nominee for the 2011 CMT Music Awards' USA Weekend Breakthrough Video of the Year. The award will honor the best video from an artist's major breakthrough album. Lee Brice's video, "Love Like Crazy" joins Aaron Lewis, Jerrod Niemann, The Band Perry and Thompson Square for the award. The 2011 CMT Music Awards will air live from Nashville on June 8th on CMT and CMT.com.
Just in time for the Easter holiday, the Dove Award Winning Group, Selah, releases the inspiring song, “Hope Of The Broken World”. The single is the title track to the new album that will be in stores August 23rd. Hope Of The Broken World follows the group’s 2009 studio album of You Deliver Me.
“Hope Of The Broken World” is now available at iTunes.
Also, Check out out the 69¢ sale on ten of Selah’s biggest hits.
Friday, April 15th, 2011 – The Judds highly anticipated original docu-series debuted this past Sunday with over 1.7 million total viewers tuning in to watch the special two-hour premiere featuring the mother-daughter duo preparing for their first tour together in 10 years. Outside of launch week, The Judds was the highest rated premiere on the new Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) as well as the number one social media trend for cable during the episode. Hundreds of viewers logged on to participate in a live, online chat during the two-hour premiere.
Industry giant moves comfortably between business, politics, philanthropy
Written by Anita Wadhwani
Thursday, April 14th, 2011 - It was early in February when Nashville music mogul Mike Curb and Mayor Karl Dean unexpectedly crossed paths on separate business trips to Southern California.
Over lunch in L.A., the conversation turned to a pending anti-discrimination measure that would set rules for companies seeking city contracts. It would prevent firms from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Thursday, April 14th, 2011 - Heidi Newfield is back.
After a great first time out as a solo artist Heidi is back with a new single and what looks like a new album. On her first solo record Heidi reached the top 15 on the charts. Her next singles were as successful even though I thought they deserved a little more attention. Things don’t always work out, but Heidi is back now with a great new track.