June 26th, 2012 - Known to be one of the most influential songwriters of the 20th century, Hank Williams was posthumously awarded in 2010 a Special Citation by the Pulitzer Prize Board for his craftsmanship as a songwriter.
Moderated by Pippin Parker, Director of The New School for Drama, the panel will discuss The Last Ride, a newly-released, independent film about legendary singer/songwriter Hank Williams. Inspired by the mysterious final days of Williams' mercurial life, The Last Ride is the story of his final road trip through the bleak Appalachian countryside of 1950s America.
June 21st, 2012 - Tune in Friday, June 22, when country Star Lee Brice returns to the “Today” show to help fulfill a dream come true for co-host, Hoda Kotb. Brice will perform his current hit single, “Hard to Love,” which is rapidly climbing Billboard’s Top Country Songs chart and is sitting at #13 on the iTunes Country Top 100 chart with 190,000 digital downloads sold to date.
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New Single “Right Back Atcha Babe” Continues Blockbuster 2012
June 19th, 2012 –Tim McGraw’s strong career history of connectivity with country radio continues on an amazing course of record breaking stats with the announcement today from Curb Records that his debut single Better Than I Used To Be from McGraw’s latest studio album Emotional Traffic has just been certified gold by RIAA.
RIAA Certifies Brice’s #1 Single “A Woman Like You” Platinum
June 18th, 2012 - Tune in Thursday, June 21, when country star Lee Brice returns to the “Today” show to help fulfill a dream come true for co-host, Hoda Kotb. Brice will perform his current hit single, “Hard to Love,” which is rapidly climbing Billboard’s Top Country Songs chart
June 13th, 2012 – Country star Lee Brice will perform his #1 smash hit, “A Woman Like You,” on CBS’ The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Wednesday, June 13, at 12:35am EDT, 11:35pm CDT. Continuing to resonate with fans everywhere, “A Woman Like You,” spent an incredible 56 weeks on Billboard’s Top Country Songs chart and has sold more than 1 million digital downloads to date.
June 8th, 2012 - Johnny Sauter earned the fifth victory of his career at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night driving the No. 13 Hot Honeys Peanuts/Curb Records Toyota Tundra. Taking advantage of a late restart, Sauter was able to power through the field and position himself in second place behind teammate Matt Crafton. On Lap 146 of 167, Sauter passed Crafton for the lead and the win.
May 21st, 2012 - Sign up for No Other Name's summer mission trip!
Come serve with NON in Nashville this summer! There's still time to sign up.
Nashville has over 70 people groups from around the world, and has one of the fastest-growing foreign-born populations in the country. Join No Other Name as they lead Backyard Bible Clubs, help with construction projects, and share Christ's love with a few of these groups.
May 21st, 2012 (via Roughstock) - Lee Brice is on a high right now and his latest single is anything but “Hard to Love.” This reverse love song is more then just another I did this, I did that and a hundred baby, I’m sorrys - it’s an energizing take on admitting your faults and appreciating the person who loves you through them.
May 21st, 2012 - The Freedom Festival is excited to announce country music artist Jo Dee Messina will take the stage at Kirkwood Community College, Saturday, June 30, thanks to our sponsors Hy-Vee, KHAK, KCRG and The Gazette! She will be performing with The Hailey Whitters Band as her opening act.
The gates will open at 5:00 PM, and Jo Dee Messina is scheduled to hit the stage around 8:00 PM. Please feel free to bring your own chair or blankets to spread out and enjoy the night. A FREE fireworks display will immediately follow the concert.