Hailey Whitters – New Baby For Christmas

Hailey Whitters - New Baby For Christmas

Iowa-born, Nashville-based rising country star Hailey Whitters released a cover of George Jones’ Christmas classic “New Baby For Christmas”and announced she will support Shania Twain on a string of tour dates in May 2023. This new song arrives as Whitters’ breakthrough single “Everything She Ain’t” from her new album RAISED continues the climb the Billboard Country Airplay (currently #40) and Hot Country Songs charts (currently #31). 

Curtis Grimes and David Adam Byrnes’ Christmas Tour Raises Over $5,000 for Toys For Tots

Curtis Grimes and David Adam Byrnes’ Christmas Tour Raises Over $5,000 for Toys For Tots

This Christmas season saw the first annual “Honky Tonk Christmas Tour” featuring Curtis Grimes (Texas “Entertainer and Vocalist of the Year” with 13 #1 hit singles), David Adam Byrnes (2021 Texas Country Music Awards “Male Vocalist of the Year Nominee” with 5 consecutive #1 hit singles in Texas), and a host of friends. The acoustic freestyle performances gathered fans around in an atmosphere that echoed the true holiday spirit.  The tour traveled to 15 cities throughout the Midwest and raised over $5,000 for the Toys For Tots Foundation. 

Drew Cooper Teams up with Cody Canada & Son Dierks Canada for a Soulful Gritty Christmas Track

Drew Cooper Teams up with Cody Canada & Son Dierks Canada for a Soulful Gritty Christmas Track

There’s no shortage of star power on this holiday release from Red Dirt Alum Drew Cooper as he taps in Cody Canada and son Dierks Canada to provide some dueling guitar licks on “Please Come Home For Christmas” out on all streaming platforms today! Drew Cooper’s striking combination of country music grit sung with a deep-throated soulful timbre that hits like a sledgehammer has garnered him critical esteem, and a residency among the Texas music scene where your songwriting goods is your only true currency. After a 2-year gap since the release of his last album “White Horse,” Cooper returns with a special single release just ahead of his double album drop “This Life” in early 2022.

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.”