While some folks were hoarding toilet paper and hiding from murder hornets, a lot of great artists were quietly releasing music to empty venues and overloaded livestreams. We want to make sure you don’t miss out on some real gems that snuck their way into our playlists! Without further ado, let us present the album “Bridges and Backroads” from modern bluegrass veteran Jerry Salley. Jerry is a staple in the songwriter circles of Nashville and beyond, who is best known for being able to paint beautifully clear pictures with his words. He’s collabed. He’s charted. And he’s stolen a high spot on our office rotation! Check out this leading track from his late 2019 release.
Instead of giving Mr Mullet anymore press, let’s take all these beautiful clicks and turn them towards some real talent… like Mae Estes who has been making a HUGE impact on TikTok with her raw talent, approachable personality, and of course her amazing ability to capture real life in a song. Continue reading Instead Of Reading ANOTHER Morgan Wallen Apology…
Platinum-selling singer/songwriter Jimmie Allen is back with his latest single “Freedom Was A Highway” with his friend – and Country music superstar – Brad Paisley. The breezy, windows down tune impacts U.S. Country radio on February 1. LISTEN HERE. Continue reading Listen Now: Jimmie Allen and Brad Paisley “Freedom Was A Highway”
Oklahoma’s Jeremy Studdard Releases Debut Album ‘On My Own’ Today, Studdard, who hails from Tishomingo, Oklahoma (Blake Shelton’s native turf), built a name for himself as the lead singer of the Jackson Tillman Band, which he fronted for five years before going solo. Continue reading Oklahoma’s Jeremy Studdard Releases Debut Album ‘On My Own’ Today
Big Loud Records, Back Blocks Music and Republic Records announced today, exclusively with Variety, the signing of Lily Rose to a joint-venture record deal. These power-house partners come to the table just weeks after Rose’s reactive debut single “Villain” shows impressive numbers across all social, streaming and sales platforms. Today, her music video for the powerful single “Villain” is available everywhere. Continue reading Emerging Artist Lily Rose Signs to Big Loud Records Team
2021 May be off to a slow start, but it’s quickly gaining steam as we find out more details about Loretta Lynn’s March 19th album release! With guest appearances from Reba, Tanya Tucker, Margo Price and many more, “Still Woman Enough” promises to be a powerhouse of feminine strength! “I am just so thankful to have some of my friends join me on my new album. We girl singers gotta stick together,” Lynn says in the news release. “It’s amazing how much has happened in the 50 years since ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’ first came out and I’m extremely grateful to be given a part to play in the history of American music.”
CMT reveals “Next Women of Country” class of 2021! Continue reading CMT reveals “Next Women of Country” class of 2021
Jay DeMarcus’ Christian Music Label, Red Street Records Expands Adding New Artists & Songwriters to Roster Continue reading Jay DeMarcus’ Music Label, Red Street Records Expands Adding New Artists & Songwriters to Roste
Eric Church made the surprise announcement of not one, not TWO , BUT THREE albums to be released in April in what seems to be quickly becoming a creative trend on the heels of a near-year-long-lockdown during the pandemic. Continue reading Eric Church Announces TRIPLE Album Release!
Carrie Underwood to release gospel album “My Savior” This March. Details at Country Music News Blog. Continue reading Details About Carrie Underwood’s New Gospel Album “My Savior”