The Roundup: New Music from Walker Hayes, HARDY, Darius Rucker, And More

CMT’s Weekly Roundup of new hits this week features an incredible plethora of songs that all fall within the realm of country music’s broad tradition. Click here to take a listen to the following tunes. Embedded from Walker Hayes feat. Kesha – Fancy Like Eating Applebee’s Bourbon Street Steak 2 for $20 and splitting… Read more » Continue Reading →

Mickey Guyton Shares A Preview Of “Love My Hair,” Her “Most Special” Album Track

Mickey Guyton’s long-awaited debut album Remember Her Name arrives on September 24. In preparation for its release, she took to Instagram to highlight one of her favorite tracks, “Love My Hair.” Similar to the album’s title single being named in honor of the legacy of Breonna Taylor, this song also bears a similar resonance to… Read more » Continue Reading →

Kacey Musgraves Premieres Video For New Album Single “simple times”

Embedded from Kacey Musgraves’ latest video from her September 10 released album star-crossed is for “simple times.” The video is clipped directly from the Musgraves-starring star-crossed: the film directed by Bardia Zeinali, which will be streamed exclusively via Paramount+. The video takes place near the conclusion of the first of three segments of a… Read more » Continue Reading →

CMT Launches New Digital Series “Viral To Verified” with First Episode Highlighting Lily Rose

CMT’s latest short-form digital series, “Viral to Verified,” offers first-person accounts from six fast-rising musicians who are making waves on social media and in country music. Airing weekly via CMT’s socials, including Instagram and TikTok — the very platforms that ignited these artists’ most recent successes — the series features one artist per weekly episode,… Read more » Continue Reading →

Chris Stapleton, Eric Church, And Gabby Barrett Highlight 2021 CMA Nominations

“This year, we have the opportunity to honor the superstars, new artists and emerging creators who are paving the way for Country Music,” said CMA CEO Sarah Trahern in a press release highlighting the nominations for 2021’s Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. “These nominees exemplify the creativity, passion and heart that make our Country Music… Read more » Continue Reading →

Mitchell Tenpenny’s ‘Midtown Diaries’ EP Open His Newly “Vulnerable” Musical Heart

Mitchell Tenpenny has succeeded in many things in life. But, impressively, the thing he’s wanted most: to be a star as a singer and songwriter in his hometown of Nashville, TN — is the one thing that he’s currently succeeding at the most to date. Before releasing music like his latest EP Midtown Diaries (out… Read more » Continue Reading →

Sam Hunt Premieres New, Reflective, And Romantic Single, “23”

Embedded from “No matter where I go/ No matter what I do/ I’ll never be 23 with anyone but you,” sings country star Sam Hunt on his just-released latest single, “23.” Hunt co-wrote “23” with Chris La Corte, Shane McAnally, and Josh Osborne. Popularly, it emerged as an acoustic favorite the “Hard To Forget”… Read more » Continue Reading →

Jason Aldean And Carrie Underwood Premiere Video For “If I Didn’t Love You”

Embedded from The video for “If I Didn’t Love You” — Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood’s passionate new duet — has arrived. The clip was directed by Shaun Silva and filmed at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center and centers on the pair capturing the tension of an unresolved relationship. The song was produced by Aldean’s… Read more » Continue Reading →