“Luke put the final nail in the idea. I walked onstage with him and I realized the magic of performing. Country has it down pat,” Richie said.
The 49th Annual ACM Awards will air live from Las Vegas on April 6, 2014, from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET on CBS.
With Tim McGraw hitting No. 1 (again), Garth Brooks about to release a new box set, and others like Joe Diffie and Marty Brown gaining new fans, we have to wonder: Is country music in the midst of a 1990s comeback?
“It’s a song about who I was and where my wife basically brought me to,” Brice says of the song. “It’s a tough guy going, ‘Look, I don’t dance, but I’ll dance with you.’”
“It was something that everybody can connect with,” he told Radio.com, “because so many people out there have lost somebody.”
Family leader Willie Robertson, who sings lead, wrote “Ragin’ Cajun Redneck Christmas” with Nashville songwriter Dallas Davidson, who’s written a number of hits for Lady Antebellum and Luke Bryan.
Bryan takes the tour name from his current single, which appears on his latest album ‘Crash My Party.’
The annual country festival in California will also feature Florida Georgia Line, Jennifer Nettles, Loretta Lynn, Hunter Hayes and many more.
Watch out, country fans: Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan (otherwise known as ‘Bluke’) will once again co-host the Academy of Country Music Awards next year.
Bryan was driving back to Nashville from his hometown of Montgomery, Alabama in 2007 when he heard his song on the radio for the first time. He admits since then, country radio has changed, but it’s all for the better.
Katy Perry is the new queen of the Hot 100. This week, her single “Roar” surpassed Robin Thicke’s 12-week reign of “Blurred Lines” to garner the No. 1 spot.
Watch as Lady A’s Charles Kelley offers up some of the most comically bad celebrity impressions this side of CollegeHumor. Luke Bryan, Eddie Vedder, Lady Gaga, Michael McDonald — yep, Kelley spoofs ‘em all.
Luke Bryan is having a pretty good year. Mere months after his last No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, the country star is back in the saddle again.
“I want my personality to shine through in the music, and that’s what I try to do on my albums.” Bryan told Radio.com.
Bloc Party’s best release in a minute, plus a promising record from Valerie June and a disappointing pile-on for Glen Campbell.