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Kacey Musgraves' Best Live Shots [PICTURES]

And More Music - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:07

Musgraves is one of the few artists who can seamlessly bounce between supporting her fellow country artists and opening up for pop stars -- and headlining her own shows, too!

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Dierks Bentley Got Surprise Jet Skis for His Mountain High Tour Openers [Watch]

More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:40

He's pretty good at this whole gift thing.

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Carrie Underwood: 'A Lot of Love' Goes Into Co-Hosting the CMA Awards

And More Music - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:22

"We just want to make it a great show."

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Mary Bragg, 'I Thought You Were Somebody Else' [Exclusive Premiere]

And More Music - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:00

"I don't think people intentionally disguise the real versions of themselves, but slowly, we construct these narratives about who a person is, and what your relationship is ..."

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Country Music's 30 Most Powerful Women of All Time

More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:50

Great female country singers become icons with just a single name.

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Interview: Patterson Hood Opens Up About Adam's House Cat, His First Band With Drive-By Truckers Co-Founder Mike Cooley

And More Music - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:36

Hood, co-founder of Drive-By Truckers, shares his thoughts on the release of his first band's debut LP, 'Town Burned Down.'

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Little Big Town's Karen Fairchild Named Names at the CMT Artists of the Year Ceremony

More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:29

The Little Big Town singer used her moment at the mic to spotlight new female artists in country music.

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Watch Carrie Underwood, Runaway June, and Maddie & Tae Perform Power Medley

Even More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:05

Carrie Underwood will launch her Cry Pretty Tour 360 in May 2019, but she got the party started early at the CMT Artists of the Year Awards on Oct. 17 as she teamed with future tourmates Runaway June and Maddie & Tae to perform a medley of iconic songs, including:

  • Tammy Wynette’s “Stand By Your Man”
  • Dolly Parton’s “9 to 5”
  • The Judds’ “Rockin’ With the Rhythm of the Rain”
  • Martina McBride’s “Independence Day”
  • Faith Hill’s “Wild One”
  • Reba McEntire’s “Why Haven’t I Heard From You”
  • Shania Twain’s “Man! I Feel Like a Woman”
  • Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty”

Watch Carrie, Maddie & Tae and Runaway June perform the medley below.

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photo by Tammie Arroyo, AFF-USA.com

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Watch Tearful Sissy Spacek Accept CMT's Lifetime Award on Loretta Lynn's Behalf

More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 09:50

It was just one of the many beautiful moments of the night.

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61 of Our Favorite Red Carpet Photos From CMT’s “Artists of the Year” Celebration

Even More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 09:15

Before the stars hit the stage at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center for the CMT Artists of the Year celebration, they strutted their stuff on the red carpet, including Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris, Kelsea Ballerini, Lady Antebellum, Trisha Yearwood, Sheryl Crow and many more.

Check out our photo gallery, courtesy of Tammie Arroyo, AFF-USA.com.

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photos by Tammie Arroyo, AFF-USA.com

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Karen Fairchild Uses 2018 CMT Artists of the Year Speech as a Call to Play More Women

And More Music - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 08:59

Way to use your platform to send a message, Karen!

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Meet Morgan Wallen, Son of a Hell-Raising Preacher Man

More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 08:15

It may surprise you none that Wallen didn't live strictly by the Bible.

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Morgan Wallen Announces 26-Date Headlining Tour

Even More Music News - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 07:53

Morgan Wallen will kick off 2019 by embarking on his headlining If I Know Me Tour, which takes its moniker from the title of his debut album.

The 26-date tour starts on Jan. 5 in Milwaukee and makes additional stops in Atlanta, Nashville, Boston, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and more through March. Michael Hardy will serve as the opener.

Tickets go on sale on Oct. 26, with the pre-sale beginning on Oct. 23.

If I Know Me Tour

Jan. 5 | Milwaukee, Wisc.
Jan. 10 | Birmingham, Ala.
Jan. 11 | Knoxville, Tenn.
Jan. 12 | Atlanta, Ga.
Jan. 17 | Overland Park, Kan.
Jan. 18 | Lincoln, Neb.
Jan. 19 | Denver, Colo.
Jan. 24 | Columbia, S.C.
Jan. 25 | Athens, Ga.
Jan. 26 | Madison, Wisc.
Jan. 31 | Nashville, Tenn.
Feb. 2 | Springfield, Ill.
Feb. 7 | Oxford, Miss.
Feb. 9 | Starkville, Miss.
Feb. 16 | Lexington, Ky.
Feb. 21 | New York City
Feb. 22 | Boston, Mass.
Feb. 23 | Asbury Park, N.J.
March 1 | Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
March 7 | Lancaster, Pa.
March 8 | Clifton Park, N.Y.
March 23 | Los Angeles, Calif.
March 27 | San Diego, Calif.
March 28 | Phoenix, Ariz.
March 29 | Las Vegas, Nev.
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photo by Tammie Arroyo, AFF-USA.com

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Miranda Lambert Offers Up Inspiring Girl-Power Speech at CMT Artists of the Year

More Music News - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 22:38

The singer, who performed with her all-female trio the Pistol Annies that night, celebrated Nashville's community of women.

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Loretta Lynn Misses CMT Lifetime Honor Due to Illness: 'I'm There in Spirit'

More Music News - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 21:55

The singer was forced to skip the CMT Artists of the Year event, but tweeted to fans that she was there in spirit.

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Dierks Bentley Takes His Daughter as His Date to CMT Event Honoring Women

More Music News - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 20:58

The singer proved the future is female when he brought his 9-year-old daughter as his date for an evening honoring women in country music.

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Pantsuits, Cutting-Edge Fashion in on the 2018 CMT Artists of the Year Red Carpet [Pictures]

More Music News - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 20:01

This year marks the first time the annual event honors all female artists.

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Morgan Wallen's 2019 If I Know Me Tour Will Showcase a Dynamic Country Singer

More Music News - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 16:05

Think of the 2019 tour as an introduction to the Taste of Country RISER.

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