Alan Jackson Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of First Record Deal

Alan Jackson is celebrating 30 years in the industry. Back in 1985, Jackson singed his first major-label record deal with Arista Nashville on June 26, 1989. Eight months later, Alan released his debut album, Here in the Real World, which spawned hits such as the title track, “Wanted” and “Chasin’ That Neon Rainbow.” Over the …

Dierks Bentley Breaks Hand In Mountain Biking Accident

Dierks Bentley broke his hand after a mountain biking accident that happened during a touring break. The accident took place in Colorado, where Bentley was spending a few days off with family. Bentley shared that he broke a few bones in his hand but his guitar playing looks to be minimally affected. Bentley posted on …

Watch The New “Charlie’s Angels” Trailer Starring Kristen Stewart

The new “Charlie’s Angels” trailer was just released, with your first look at Ella Balinska, Kristen Stewart and Naomi Scott in the title roles.  Director Elizabeth Banks is at the helm this time around, and in the new trailer, the women take on action-packed missions. In this film, the women are led by mentors, all …

Paul Rudd Joins Cast Of Next “Ghostbusters’ Film

Paul Rudd has announced he will join the next installment of the “Ghostbusters” franchise. In a video posted to social media on Thursday, Rudd said, “I can’t wait to join the cast this fall for ‘Ghostbusters.’ In fact, I’m sliming myself right now.” Director Jason Reitman, whose father Ivan Reitman directed the first two “Ghostbusters” …

Ken Burns’ “Country Music: Live at the Ryman” To Air On PBS

Filmmaker Ken Burns’ 16-hour Country Music documentary will premiere on PBS on September 15. In anticipation of the film, PBS will air its all-star concert, Country Music: Live at the Ryman, on September 8. Recorded at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium in March, the concert will feature performances by Dierks Bentley, Rosanne Cash, Rodney Crowell, Rhiannon Giddens, Vince Gill, …

Alabama To Wind Down 50th Anniversary Tour With Final Stop In Nashville

Alabama is celebrating their half-century of music on their current 50th Anniversary Tour. The tour kicked off in January with arun of more than 5 0 shows through November, featuring an array of openers, including Charlie Daniels Band, The Marshall Tucker Band, The Beach Boys, John Anderson, Restless Heart, Exile, John Michael Montgomery, Scotty McCreery …

“Game Of Thrones” Star Maisie Williams Lands Her Next Role In New Comedy

Sky, a UK media and entertainment company, has announced the “Game of Thrones” star Maisie Williams will star in a six-part comedy series currently called “Two Weeks to Live.” According to a press release, Williams will play a woman named Kim who was raised by her single mother in a rural environment and taught bizarre …

Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco Named As Host Of 2019 MTV VMAs

Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco is set to host the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Maniscalco, who is also an actor and best-selling author, just sold out a four-show run at Madison Square Garden. He will host the VMAs from Prudential Center in Newark, NJ on Monday, August 26. This year’s VMAs will pay tribute to music’s …

Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame Announce 2019 Nominees Including Brad Paisley, Toby Keith And More

The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame announced the nominees for its Class of 2019. This year’s nominees include eight songwriters and four songwriter/artists. Songwriter nominees include Shawn Camp, Ed Hill, Marcus Hummon, Archie Jordan, Kostas, Rivers Rutherford, Ronnie Rogers and Jerry Salley Songwriter/Artist nominees include Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, Eddy Raven and Dwight Yoakam Elected by …

Cody Johnson To Debut New Single “Nothin’ On You”

Cody Johnson will be releasing his latest single, “Nothin’ On You” to country radio on July 22. The song, which is the follow-up to Johnson’s “On My Way to You,” is featured on Cody’s 2019 album, Ain’t Nothin’ to It, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart in January. Take …