CMR Nashville News Articles

Dustin Lynch Welcomed As Newest Member Of The Grand Ole Opry

20/09/2018

BROKEN BOW RECORDS' DUSTIN LYNCH became the newest member of the GRAND OLE OPRY as his idol -- and unapologetically open crush -- REBA MCENTIRE inducted him in to the OPRY family. LYNCH was invited to join the OPRY last month (NET NEWS 8/22) and last... Read more

What A Way To Make A Livin'

15/09/2018

Dolly Parton will present 9 To 5 The Musical at London's Savoy Theatre Jan. 28-Aug. 31. Directed by Jeff Calhoun and based on the 1980 movie, the show features music and lyrics by Parton and a book by Patricia Resnick, the film's original screenwrite... Read more

Carrie Underwood on CMR Nashville this Sunday at 3pm UK Time

14/09/2018

Fans who missed Carrie Underwood at The Long Road Festival and Hyde Park last weekend can catch her hosting her own album launch of 'Cry Pretty'. 60 minutes of chat and tracks from the new album. Sunday at 3pm and Wednesday at 2pm and 10 pm. All GMT Read more

John Prine, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Tyler Childers and Molly Tuttle Win Big at Americana Music Association’s® 17th Annual Americana Honors & Awards

13/09/2018

Ceremony features electrifying performances by the next generation of pioneers plus Lifetime Achievement honorees, Rosanne Cash, Buddy Guy, k.d. lang, Irma Thomas NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 12, 2018) - The Americana Music Association® celebrated di... Read more

The Long Road Festival Hailed a Huge Success as Country and Americana Stars and Fans Descend On UK For Inaugural Event

10/09/2018

Country and Americana stars from around the world lit up the Leicestershire countryside over the weekend as the very first edition of The Long Road festival took place at Stanford Hall in Lutterworth. The first immersive UK country music and lifestyl... Read more

Randy Travis and Jerry Lee Lewis remember Burt Reynolds

07/09/2018

"What can I say about Burt Reynolds? He was a great man and a great actor. I'll miss him dearly! I had the privilege of meeting with him several times through the years and each time was better than the last. There will never be another person like h... Read more

The Americana Music Association® Announces its 17th Annual Honors & Awards Show Performers

07/09/2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 6, 2018) — The Americana Music Association® announced today that The Milk Carton Kids will be on hand to host and Buddy Miller will return as musical director for the 17th annual Americana Honors & Awards ce... Read more

Carrie Underwood cancels UK dates this weekend due to illness.

07/09/2018

Aaron Watson will headline The Long Road festival Saturday (9/8) in Lutterworth, England, stepping in for Capitol's Carrie Underwood, who canceled due to illness. Read more

LADY ANTEBELLUM SIGNS WITH BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP

05/09/2018

NASHVILLE, TN (September 4, 2018) MULTI-PLATINUM, seven-time GRAMMY® Awards winners Lady Antebellum have signed with Big Machine Label Group’s BMLG Records. A reconnection of sorts for the trio whose success has taken them around ... Read more

Start Spreading The News, I'm Leaving Today

05/09/2018

Arista's Cam has postponed her Road To Happiness Tour and announced she's switched record labels, too. "I had planned these shows to celebrate the release of my new music with you, but for reasons I can't get into here, I decided I would not release ... Read more


Previous News Items

Carrie Underwood Confirmed For The Long Road Festival In September (25/06/2018)

CMA FEST SOARS WITH CAPACITY CROWDS AND HIGHEST FAN ENGAGEMENT IN FESTIVAL’S 47 YEAR HISTORY (12/06/2018)

CMA FEST ANNOUNCES ADDITION OF GARTH BROOKS AT XFINITY FAN FAIR X (05/06/2018)

SIGHTS & SOUNDS OF TENNESSEE’ EXPERIENCE TO DEBUT AT WATERLOO STATION: JUNE 4th - 17th (31/05/2018)

CMA FEST ANNOUNCES MORE THAN 100 ADDITIONAL PERFORMANCES JUNE 7-10 (24/05/2018)

Brand New Country, Americana And Roots Festival The Long Road Announces Additional Acts For Inaugural Event (23/05/2018)

RYMAN AUDITORIUM TO HOST SIX WEEK AMERICANA SERIES “Americana at the Ryman” Will Celebrate Genre with Newcomers and Veterans (21/05/2018)

The 2018 Americana Honors & Awards Annual Nominees Have Been Revealed! (16/05/2018)

FULL LINE UP OF ARTISTS ANNOUNCED for Black Deer Festival (11/05/2018)

Nashville Meets London 2018 Music Festival Returns with Highly Anticipated Talent Lineup (08/05/2018)

Nashville Meets London Partners with Buck’ N Bull Saloon to Host Festival Pre-Party, ‘Southern Fridays’ Cruise Down River Thames (01/05/2018)

THE WANDERING HEARTS ANNOUNCE BIGGEST LONDON HEADLINE SHOW TO DATE (30/04/2018)

RYAN KINDER JOINS ICONIC LEGENDS CLAPTON, FOGERTY, ZZ TOP FOR EPIC GIGS THIS SUMMER (30/04/2018)

Steve Wariner Gets “Satisfaction” Performing At Rolling Stones Exhibit in Nashville, Tennessee (28/04/2018)

The Shires 'ACCIDENTALLY ON PURPOSE' SOARS STRAIGHT TO NUMBER 3 IN THE UK ALBUM CHART (28/04/2018)

CLARE BOWEN HEADLINE UK TOUR ANNOUNCED (27/04/2018)

LEE ANN WOMACK ANNOUNCES ALL THE TROUBLE TOUR Plus special guest Charlie Worsham (26/04/2018)

CMA FEST REVEALS ADDITIONAL FREE DAYTIME PERFORMANCES ON MULTIPLE STAGES (26/04/2018)

ACM Awards 2018: See the complete winners list (16/04/2018)

The UK’s Black Deer Festival Gearing Up For Inaugural Event (16/04/2018)

Major New UK Outdoor Country, Americana And Roots Festival (10/04/2018)

2018 Country Music Hall of Fame inductees are Johnny Gimble (Recording and/or Touring Musician), Dottie West (Veterans Era Artist) and Ricky Skaggs (Modern Era Artist) (28/03/2018)

THE SHIRES TO SUPPORT MICHAEL BUBLÉ AT BARCLAYCARD PRESENTS BRITISH SUMMER TIME HYDE PARK (26/03/2018)

CMA FEST REVEALS 2018 PERFORMANCE LINEUP (22/03/2018)

DRAKE WHITE ANNOUNCES UK TOUR DATES (14/03/2018)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK RETURNS FOR 2018 (13/03/2018)

OLD DOMINION ANNOUNCE THE HAPPY ENDINGS UK TOUR 2018 (13/03/2018)

Tim McGraw Collapses Onstage During Ireland C2C Concert (12/03/2018)

C2C WILL RETURN FOR A SEVENTH YEAR IN 2019! (12/03/2018)

Organizers Of Annual Nashville Meets London Festival Announce New Monthly Music Residency (06/03/2018)

Free Country Music Festival, NASHVILLE MEETS LONDON, Returns for Third Year at Canada Square Park in Canary Wharf (01/03/2018)

ACM Nominees: Mercury's Chris Stapleton leads with eight nominations for the 53rd Annual ACM Awards, which air April 15 from Las Vegas (01/03/2018)

DARIUS RUCKER ANNOUNCES UK TOUR (27/02/2018)

COUNTRY MUSIC COMMUNITY REACTS TO SUDDEN PASSING OF DARYLE SINGLETARY (13/02/2018)

C2C Roadshows INTIMATE HEADLINE SHOWS ANNOUNCED ACROSS THE UK FOLLOWING COUNTRY TO COUNTRY 2018 FEATURING KRISTIAN BUSH of Sugarland / MIDLAND / ASHLEY MCBRYDE / LINDSAY ELL /ASHLEY CAMPBELL / MO PITNEY/ HIGH VALLEY / RYAN KINDER / LEVI HUMMON / TWINNIE (13/02/2018)

COUNTRY music star Daryle Singletary has died at his Nashville home at the age of 46, his manager said today. (12/02/2018)

Winners of the UK Americana Awards last night (02/02/2018)

Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott has given birth to twin daughters. (31/01/2018)

WSM-AM/Nashville will broadcast the public memorial service for the late Mel Tillis live from Nashville's Ryman Auditorium today (1/31) at 10am. US Central Time (31/01/2018)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES ANNOUNCES SOLD-OUT RETURN LONDON PERFORMANCE MARCH 8 DURING C2C WITH LUKE COMBS, NICOLLE GALYON, NATALIE HEMBY, BRETT JAMES AND KIP MOORE (30/01/2018)

Here’s a complete list of country, folk and Americana winners at the 60th annual Grammy Awards (29/01/2018)

WHAT TO EXPECT AT C2C 2018 (29/01/2018)

Broadcast service down due to technical problems with our server. Will be back on ASAP (26/01/2018)

Singer/songwriter/producer/actor Lari White Cannon died today at age 52, (24/01/2018)

Kenny Chesney moves to Warner Brothers (17/01/2018)

COUNTRY ICON, MICKEY GILLEY, RECOVERING AFTER AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT (05/01/2018)

Mel Tillis Memorial Service Details ...... (05/01/2018)

RAY STEVENS ANNOUNCES LONG-AWAITED GRAND OPENING OF NEW NASHVILLE MUSIC VENUE, CABARAY (05/01/2018)

UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2018 (05/01/2018)

Wishing all our listeners, sponsors, advertisers a Happy New Year for 2018 (29/12/2017)

We Wish you all a Very Merry Christmas, tune into the CMR Nashville Christmas Schedule 48 hours of Christmas Country with all the Stars (19/12/2017)

CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS WITH STAR-STUDDED EIGHTH ANNUAL “CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS,” HOSTED BY REBA McENTIRE AND AIRING DECEMBER 16TH ON SKY ARTS (14/12/2017)

MUSIC CITY ROOTS UPROOTS FOR DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE IN 2018! (12/12/2017)

CHASE RICE COMPLETES FIRST UK & IRELAND TOUR, WITH SOLD OUT SHOWS IN MULTIPLE CITIES (12/12/2017)

VERY SPECIAL GUESTS SUGARLAND ANNOUNCED TO JOIN C2C 2018 (10/12/2017)

STARS OF LIONSGATE TELEVISION’S “NASHVILLE” TO LAUNCH FAREWELL UK TOUR THIS SPRING (05/12/2017)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES AT C2C (30/11/2017)

LEGENDARY GRAND OLE OPRY BRINGS MULTI-LEVEL RESTAURANT AND ENTERTAINMENT VENUE TO THE HEART OF THE BIG APPLE (30/11/2017)

2018 Grammy Awards Nominations: Country Music Nods (28/11/2017)

BRETT YOUNG ADDED TO C2C LINE UP (24/11/2017)

MEL TILLIS FUNERAL SERVICES ANNOUNCED (24/11/2017)

COUNTRY ARTISTS MOURN PASSING OF MEL TILLIS (20/11/2017)

Country Music Winners at The American Music Awards, Keith Urban, Carrie and LBT (20/11/2017)

COUNTRY MUSIC LEGEND MEL TILLIS PASSES (19/11/2017)

CMA AWARD Winners (09/11/2017)

Winners of the 12th Annual BCMA Awards 2017 (25/10/2017)

FIRST PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “THE 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK (18/10/2017)

DAY SPLITS ANNOUNCED + MORGAN EVANS & ASHLEY CAMPBELL CONFIRMED FOR C2C LONDON Tickets on sale Friday 20th October at 10am (16/10/2017)

Country to Country; Europe's biggest country music festival is back for its sixth year from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th March 2018 with another incredible line up that fans can expect from the C2C team. (07/10/2017)

LITTLE BIG TOWN WRAPS UK TOUR WITH SOLD OUT SHOW AT ROYAL ALBERT HALL IN LONDON Grammy Award Winning Entertainers Announced As Headliners For C2C: Country to Country 2018 (06/10/2017)

Marty Stuart on Jools Holland BBC 2 Show (05/10/2017)

GET READY FOR COUNTRY TO COUNTRY 2018 KELSEA BALLERINI ANNOUNCED FULL LINE UP ANNOUNCED FRIDAY 6TH OCTOBER (04/10/2017)

CITY OF NASHVILLE, NCVC, AND CMA HOLD VIGIL HONORING VICTIMS OF LAS VEGAS SHOOTING (03/10/2017)

At least 20 people have been killed and more than 100 injured in a mass shooting at an open-air country music festival in Las Vegas. (02/10/2017)

‘MISS COUNTRY SOUL’ JEANNIE SEELY CELEBRATES 50 YEARS AS A MEMBER OF THE GRAND OLE OPRY (17/09/2017)

Americana Music Awards Winners (15/09/2017)

DON WILLIAMS DEAD AT 78 (09/09/2017)

Troy Gentry of Country Duo Montgomery Gentry Dies in Helicopter Crash (09/09/2017)

Jo Dee Messina was recently diagosed with cancer and will soon begin treatment. (07/09/2017)

MIRANDA LAMBERT TOPS THE LIST OF FINALISTS FOR "THE 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" WITH FIVE NOMINATIONS, LITTLE BIG TOWN & KEITH URBAN FOLLOW WITH FOUR (04/09/2017)

HURRICANE HARVEY PREVENTS MARK CHESNUTT FROM TRAVELING TO OVERSEAS MUSIC FESTIVAL IN U.K. (02/09/2017)

CHRIS YOUNG INVITED TO JOIN THE GRAND OLE OPRY Country Music Hall of Fame and Opry member Vince Gill surprises the Grammy-nominated vocalist following a #1 party backstage for the pair’s single “Sober Saturday Night” (30/08/2017)

The Americana Music Association℠ Announces its 16th Annual Honors & Awards Show Performers, Presenters and Members of This Year’s All-Star Band (29/08/2017)

Country Music Week In London brought to you by the people from C2C (18/08/2017)

JOIN DOLLY PARTON, CHARLIE DANIELS, TG SHEPPARD, RONNIE MCDOWELL, JUSTIN MOORE AND MANY OTHERS FOR A RIDE IN LATEST EPISODE OF “THE PICKUP” (18/08/2017)

Get up close and personal to the songwriters behind the songs at the Harvest Café, (16/08/2017)

LONGEST-SERVING CMA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JO WALKER-MEADOR DIES (16/08/2017)

By Public demand we are repeating our tribute to Glen Campbell who died this week. (13/08/2017)

BRITISH UNDERGROUND ANNOUNCE LINE-UP FOR THE ANNUAL BOOTLEG BBQ, CELEBRATING THE ABUNDANCE OF FEMALE TALENT WITHIN THE AMERICANA MUSIC COMMUNITY (10/08/2017)

GEORGE STRAIT SET TO HONOR JERRY LEE LEWIS FOR SKYVILLE LIVE TAPING ON AUGUST 24 (10/08/2017)

Fellow artists and friends react to the passing of Glen Campbell: (09/08/2017)

JERRY LEE LEWIS, BOBBY BARE, STEVE WARINER, CHUCK NEGRON, AMBROSIA, MAX T. BARNES, LOGAN MIZE, SCOOTER BROWN BAND AND KALIE SHORR MOURN THE LOSS OF COUNTRY ICON GLEN CAMPBELL (09/08/2017)

Glen Campbell: Statement from Scott Borchetta and the Big Machine Label Group (09/08/2017)

CMR Nashville Tribute to Glen Campbell today at 3pm and 11 pm UK Time (09/08/2017)

LARRY GATLIN REMEMBERS GLEN CAMPBELL ON FOX & FRIENDS (09/08/2017)

British Airways to start non-stop flight from London to Nashville (08/08/2017)

Glen Campbell Has Died (08/08/2017)

A BRAND NEW EPISODE OF THE PICKUP CELEBRATES PICKUP AND COMING ARTIST DYLAN SCOTT ON HIS FIRST NO. 1, BIG NEWS FOR KENNY ROGERS, THE CAST OF PURE COUNTRY: PURE HEART AND MORE (07/08/2017)

CHRIS STAPLETON DOMINATES USA COUNTRY ALBUM SALES IN 2017 (28/07/2017)

Singer/songwriter/musician Michael Johnson died at his home in Minneapolis Tuesday (7/25) at age 72, after a long illness. (28/07/2017)