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Songs Revealed for “CMA Country Christmas” 2021

Carly Pearce and Gabby Barrett Star in the 2021 CMA Country Christmas

The 12th annual “CMA Country Christmas” special airs Monday, Nov. 29 at 8/7c on ABC – just in time to get into the yuletide spirit! The show blends holiday classics with several original songs performed in an intimate at-home setting that invites viewers to sit back, get cozy and celebrate the joys of the Christmas season.

Carrie Underwood Releases Digital-Only Holiday Track, “Stretchy Pants,” Benefiting The Store

Carrie Underwood delighted fans with a “Christmas Bonus” – a comedic digital-only holiday track, “Stretchy Pants,” released globally today.  The track is available here and is accompanied by a fun-filled animated video at stretchypantssong.com, created especially for the song. 

Randy Travis Releases New Song From the Vault and An Old Time Christmas (Deluxe Edition) Is Now Available for Preorder

Randy Travis Releases New Song From the Vault and An Old Time Christmas (Deluxe Edition) Is Now Available for Preorder

Randy Travis is surprising fans with the release of a new Christmas song from the vault titled, “There’s a New Kid In Town.” This song, written by Keith Whitley, Curly Putman and Don Cook, will be featured on the upcoming remastered version of his classic Christmas album An Old Time Christmas, due out November 19. Originally released in 1989, the album is certified Gold by the RIAA and is the first Christmas record Travis ever released. In addition to “There’s a New Kid In Town,” fans will receive two additional never-before-heard songs from the vault. Listen to the never-before-released song here and pre-save/pre-order the album here!

Josh Abbott Band To Releases First Holiday EP, Christmas Was

Josh Abbott Band To Releases First Holiday EP, Christmas Was

Country favorites, Josh Abbott Band, will release their first holiday EP, Christmas Was, on November 19, 2021 via Pretty Damn Tough Records.  The album produced by legendary producer Marshall Altman, will feature their renditions of holiday classics and originals such as “Silent Night.” “Marshmallow World,” “The New Kid in Town,” “Christmas Was,” and “Santa Better Knock.”  

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Will Bring Care to Homes Across America in Third Appearance at the 95th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Will Bring Care to Homes Across America in Third Appearance at the 95th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® is proud to announce its third Parade appearance in the 95th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® with a float set to bring a sense of comfort, nostalgia and genuine care to the streets of New York City – and to homes across America. Reminding everyone that they’re welcome to the table, the Cracker Barrel float will feature eight-time GRAMMY® nominee and seven-time Dove Award winner Tauren Wells performing “Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays,” as well as classic memorabilia found in Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores to inspire warm memories of the past while making way for an even more inclusive and brighter future.

Out Now: Tim McGraw “Christmas All Over The World”

Out Now: Tim McGraw “Christmas All Over The World”

Three-time Grammy® winner and superstar Tim McGraw is kicking off the holiday season with the release of his festive new multi-single “Christmas All Over The World / It Wasn’t His Child” via Big Machine Records – LISTEN HERE. Continue reading Out Now: Tim McGraw “Christmas All Over The World”

Steve Holy’s ‘A Christmas To Remember’ Out October 22, 2021

Steve Holy’s ‘A Christmas To Remember’ Due October 22, 2021

Steve Holy returns to the studio for the first time in nearly a decade to release ‘A Christmas To Remember,’ available Fri., Oct. 22 via Thrill Hill Records. Known for his multi-week No.1 singles “Brand New Girlfriend” and “Good Morning Beautiful” — a song released in 2000 that went on to become one of the decade’s most played songs on country radio — the Texas native will ring in the holidays with a 10-track album chock-full of festive favorites and one yuletide original.

Premiere: David Adam Byrnes ‘A Honky Tonk Christmas’

David Adam Byrnes on Country Music News Blog

me of us it’s never too early to get in the holiday spirit, but for David Adam Byrnes, it’s long overdue. David has spent the last year hard at work on his own releases as well as teaming up with a star-studded cast of players to produce a 6-song holiday EP with his “A Honky Tonk Christmas” taking the title track. With a 90’s country feel, some serious guitar and fiddle, and a fun bit of flare, “A Honky Tonk Christmas” takes holiday heartbreak right into two-step territory Continue reading Premiere: David Adam Byrnes ‘A Honky Tonk Christmas’

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