CMR Nashville News Articles

CMA AWARD Winners

09/11/2017

GARTH BROOKS NAMED ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR FOR SIXTH TIME; CHRIS STAPLETON, BROTHERS OSBORNE NIGHT’S TOP WINNERS AT “THE 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” NASHVILLE – “The 51st Annual CMA Awards” walked the line betwee... Read more

Winners of the 12th Annual BCMA Awards 2017

25/10/2017

The British Country Music Association held its 12th   BCMA Awards at the weekend 21/22 October in Wolverhampton, UK   A sell out audience were treated to a 4 hour spectacular of music and award presentations hosted by Baylen Leonard ... Read more

FIRST PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “THE 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK

18/10/2017

Garth Brooks, Brothers Osborne, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, Jon Pardi, Chris Stapleton, Thomas Rhett, and Carrie Underwood slated for Country Music’s Biggest Night™ ... Read more

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

16/10/2017

The day splits for C2C have now been announced alongside news that Morgan Evans and Ashley Campbell are confirmed to play the festival in London on 9 - 11th March 2018. Ashley will be performing and paying tribute to her father, the late Glen Campbel... Read more

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

C2C RETURNS 9-11TH MARCH 2018 FEATURING FAITH HILL &TIM MCGRAW  KACEY MUSGRAVES LITTLE BIG TOWN - KELSEA BALLERINI - LUKE COMBS - LINDSAY ELL EMMYLOU HARRIS - JILLIAN JACQUELINE - ASHLEY MCBRYDE  MIDLAND - KIP MOORE - LUKAS NEL... Read more

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

October 5, 2017- Nashville, TN- Grammy Award-winning country group Little Big Town today wrapped their sold-out UK tour dates with a sold-out show at The Royal Albert Hall in London. Praised for their flawless “silvery vocal harmonies” (T... Read more

Marty Stuart on Jools Holland BBC 2 Show

05/10/2017

Here is a link to Tuesday nights performance more can be seen on Saturday at 10.30 when they show a longer version of the show http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05hznnj   Read more

GET READY FOR COUNTRY TO COUNTRY 2018 KELSEA BALLERINI ANNOUNCED FULL LINE UP ANNOUNCED FRIDAY 6TH OCTOBER

04/10/2017

AT; THE O2, LONDON, UK / THE SSE HYDRO, GLASGOW, UK / 3ARENA, DUBLIN, IRELAND 9, 10, 11 MARCH As exclusively announced by Ricky Ross on BBC Radio Scotland this evening; one of the USA’s brightest stars Kelsea Ballerini has been announced to j... Read more

CITY OF NASHVILLE, NCVC, AND CMA HOLD VIGIL HONORING VICTIMS OF LAS VEGAS SHOOTING

03/10/2017

NASHVILLE — CMA joined with Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp. Monday at Ascend Amphitheater to offer the Nashville community the opportunity to honor victims of the Las Vegas shooting.  Speakers i... Read more

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

Terror spread through the city's famous strip as a gunman launched an attack from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, with prolonged automatic gunfire towards concert-goers. Police confirmed the attacker - described as a "lone wolf" ... Read more


Previous News Items

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)

WoodSongs Celebrates 900th Broadcast With Legendary Roger McGuinn (27/07/2017)

Country Music Fans Fill Canada Square Park in London, England for 2017 Nashville Meets London Music Festival (27/07/2017)

CHARLES ESTEN CELEBRATES HISTORY-MAKING MUSIC MILESTONE WITH "ONE SINGLE YEAR" CONCERT (21/07/2017)

MUSIC ICON KENNY ROGERS ANNOUNCES STAR-STUDDED CONCERT IN NASHVILLE CELEBRATING 60-YEAR CAREER “ALL IN FOR THE GAMBLER: KENNY ROGERS’ FAREWELL CONCERT CELEBRATION” (18/07/2017)

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Three Days Celebrating The Best In Americana, Country, Roots And More At The Sage, Gateshead 21-23 July (13/07/2017)

From The People Who Brought You Country to Country ... (13/07/2017)

SONGWRITERS IN THE ROUND Wednesday 19th July 2017 Featuring Ben Earle*Crissie Rhodes*Jeff Cohen*Kerri Watt*Nikhil D’Souza (11/07/2017)

THE SHOW THAT MADE COUNTRY MUSIC FAMOUS TO THROW MUSIC-FILLED PARTY IN DIRECT PATH OF HISTORIC TOTAL ECLIPSE 2017 (06/07/2017)

Country Music Week - Mon 2 – Sun 8 October 2017 in iconic London venues (27/06/2017)

RASCAL FLATTS SURPISES SUPERFAN COUPLE AT THEIR WEDDING WITH UNFORGETTABLE SERENADE (27/06/2017)

“NASHVILLE IN CONCERT” DONATES £10,000 TO BRITISH RED CROSS “UK SOLIDARITY FUND” TO HELP PEOPLE AFFECTED BY TERROR ATTACKS IN THE UK (22/06/2017)

Americana Music Association℠ Announces 2017 Honorees (22/06/2017)

2017 CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL DELIVERS WITH CAPACITY CROWDS, SOLD OUT NIGHTLY CONCERTS, AND HIGHEST FAN ENGAGEMENT IN 46-YEAR HISTORY OF MUSIC EVENT OF SUMMER (13/06/2017)

NASHVILLE IN CONCERT - Manchester update (10/06/2017)

GRAMMY WINNING KACEY MUSGRAVES JOINS SUPERSTAR HARRY STYLES ON 2018 WORLD TOUR (09/06/2017)

CMR Nashville hosts stage during CMA Fest (04/06/2017)

Nashville Meets London 2017 Music Festival Returns with Highly Anticipated Talent Lineup (25/05/2017)

THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS ARE GOING “ON SAFARI” WITH U.K. TOUR IN FALL 2017 (23/05/2017)

FREE CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL NIGHTLY CONCERTS ANNOUNCED FOR CRACKER BARREL COUNTRY ROADS STAGE AT ASCEND AMPHITHEATER JUNE 8-10 (23/05/2017)

XFINITY FAN FAIR X TO HOST HUNDREDS OF COUNTRY ARTISTS AND CELEBRITIES JUNE 8-11 AT CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL (19/05/2017)

KEITH URBAN PERFORMS ‘THE FIGHTER’ ON THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW (19/05/2017)

KIP MOORE, DRAKE WHITE and MARTY STUART London shows announced (16/05/2017)

KELSEA BALLERINI STUNS LONDON FANS IN SOLD OUT CONCERT DEBUT (16/05/2017)

Americana Music Association℠ Announces its 2017 Honors & Awards Nominees (10/05/2017)

Country Duo American Young Set to Headline European Tour this Summer Tour Commences June 24th in Switzerland (03/05/2017)

Charley Pride Makes Triumphant Return With Upcoming Album ‘Music In My Heart’ Set for Release July 7 (28/04/2017)

SaraBeth Returns to the UK for the Eighth Time (28/04/2017)

Lisa McHugh is back on the road again !! (26/04/2017)

BRENT COBB - UK HEADLINE TOUR IN MAY PLUS FESTIVAL DATES (26/04/2017)

The State of Missouri Honors Country Legend Leroy Van Dyke With the Newly Unveiled Leroy Van Dyke Highway Sign (25/04/2017)

PLAY IT AGAIN! GEORGE STRAIT EXTENDS 2 NIGHTS OF NUMBER 1’s TO JULY 28 AND 29 (25/04/2017)

SINGER SONGWRITER FRANKIE BALLARD 2017 UK TOUR ANNOUNCED (21/04/2017)

KELSEA BALLERINI AND THOMAS RHETT TO HOST “CMA FEST 2017” SPECIAL AIRING THIS SUMMER ON ABC TELEVISION NETWORK (20/04/2017)

Country Music Hall of Famer Jeff Cook of Alabama revealed his diagnosis of Parkinson's disease today (4/11). (12/04/2017)

The Country Network Selected As Double Winner in the 37th Annual Telly Awards (12/04/2017)

PATSY CLINE’S DAUGHTER JULIE FUDGE TO GREET FANS AT PATSY CLINE MUSEUM OPENING ON FRIDAY, APRIL 7 (06/04/2017)

CHRIS STAPLETON’S FROM A ROOM: VOLUME 1 OUT MAY 5 AND NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER FROM A ROOM: VOLUME 2 TO BE RELEASED LATER THIS YEAR (06/04/2017)

Country Hall Adds Three: (05/04/2017)

CMA ANNOUNCES 2017 INTERNATIONAL AWARDS RECIPIENTS (04/04/2017)

RODNEY CROWELL, BUDDY MILLER, JAKE OWEN, AARON LEWIS, TANYA TUCKER & CHRIS JANSON JOIN ALL-STAR CONCERT CELEBRATION HONORING MERLE HAGGARD SING ME BACK HOME: THE MUSIC OF MERLE HAGGARD AN ALL-STAR CONCERT CELEBRATION TO BE HELD AT NASHVILLE’S BRIDGESTO (04/04/2017)

The 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards winners and nominees, honoring the best in country music from the past year. (03/04/2017)

STRIKING MATCHES INTIMATE ACOUSTIC TOUR ANNOUNCED (01/04/2017)

Harvest Country Music Festival 2017 2 Festivals – 1 Weekend Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 August Enniskillen & Westport (01/04/2017)

DON MCLEAN'S "AMERICAN PIE" ADDED TO NATIONAL RECORDING REGISTRY OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS (30/03/2017)

Underwood To UMG: 19/Arista's Carrie Underwood has departed the label for a worldwide deal with Universal Music Group, specifically Capitol/Nashville. (28/03/2017)

MADAME TUSSAUDS NASHVILLE JOINS CELEBRATION OF PATSY CLINE MUSEUM OPENING WITH DEBUT OF ITS PATSY CLINE FIGURE The Wax Figure Will Be Featured at Patsy Cline Museum Through April 9 (28/03/2017)

MUSIC ICON WAYLON JENNINGS CELEBRATED IN NEW STAR-STUDDED LIVE CONERT FILM AND RECORDING (22/03/2017)

MAREN MORRIS BRINGS THE HERO TOUR 2017 TO UK/IRELAND THIS WINTER. US SENSATION WILL PLAY LONDON’S O2 SHEPHERD’S BUSH EMPIRE IN NOVEMBER (13/03/2017)

C2C WILL RETURN FOR A SIXTH YEAR IN 2018! (13/03/2017)

KIEFER SUTHERLAND EXTENDS 'NOT ENOUGH WHISKEY 2017 TOUR,' (13/03/2017)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK *Monday 2 – Sunday 8 October 2017* In iconic venues across London (10/03/2017)

Australian Country Music Festival, CMC Rocks Queensland, Sells Out 10th Anniversary Event Record Numbers To Attend 2017 Event (07/03/2017)

Grand Ole Opry Recognizes Travis Tritt on 25th Anniversary of Becoming Opry Member (03/03/2017)

MARTY STUART TO HOST UK PREMIERE OF ‘BORN IN BRISTOL’ DOCUMENTARY AT C2C FESTIVAL ON SUNDAY 12th MARCH 54-Minute Film Tells the Untold Story of the Birth of Country Music (03/03/2017)

UK’s most successful Country act, The Shires, do the double! 2 GOLD ALBUMS IN 12 MONTHS Hit second album ‘My Universe’ certified Gold alongside debut ‘Brave’ (01/03/2017)

LITTLE BIG TOWN MAKE HISTORY WITH SOLD OUT “LITTLE BIG TOWN AT THE MOTHER CHURCH” RYMAN RESIDENCY SHOWS (27/02/2017)

WARD THOMAS TO OPEN C2C 2017 CHART TOPPING UK COUNTRY DUO WILL PERFORM A SPECIAL SET AT 4PM ON FRIDAY MARCH 10 ON THE BBC RADIO 2 COUNTRY STAGE (27/02/2017)

MADDIE & TAE ANNOUNCE UK TOUR FOR AUGUST 2017 DEBUT ALBUM ‘START HERE’ (DOT RECORDS) OUT NOW (21/02/2017)

Capitol's Keith Urban leads nominees for the 52nd Annual ACM Awards, which air April 2 from Las Vegas on CBS-TV. (16/02/2017)

FRANKIE BALLARD 2017 UK TOUR ANNOUNCED (15/02/2017)

C2C RETURNS FOR ITS FIFTH YEAR IN 2017! Featuring .... (15/02/2017)

REBA MCENTIRE DELIVERS PRAISE-WORTHY NEW MUSIC WITH NO.1 DEBUT ACROSS COUNTRY & CHRISTIAN CHARTS SING IT NOW: SONGS OF FAITH & HOPE Featuring “Back To God,” Out Now (14/02/2017)

The Time Jumpers Score First Grammy Award Spivey, Sears and Franklin Inducted into Fiddler Hall of Fame (14/02/2017)

Vince Gill Notches 21st Grammy Win Most Grammys Won By A Male Country Artist (14/02/2017)

STARS OF LIONSGATE TELEVISION’S “NASHVILLE” TO STAGE SECOND INTERNATIONAL TOUR (14/02/2017)

DOLLY PARTON WINS 8TH GRAMMY AWARD (13/02/2017)

Country Music Winners at 2017 Grammy's (13/02/2017)

1 NIGHT. 1 PLACE. 1 TIME: A HEROES & FRIENDS TRIBUTE TO RANDY TRAVIS SOLD OUT SHOW FEATURES GARTH BROOKS, WYNONNA, ALABAMA, WILLIAM MICHAEL MORGAN, TRAVIS TRITT, TANYA TUCKER AND MORE (10/02/2017)

THOMAS RHETT IS THE “STAR" OF COUNTRY RADIO THIS WEEK WITH SEVENTH CAREER NUMBER ONE (07/02/2017)

LITTLE BIG TOWN ANNOUNCES UK TOUR DATES (07/02/2017)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES LINE UP ANNOUNCED INDIGO AT THE O2, LONDON - THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 LAST REMAINING TICKETS RELEASED (07/02/2017)

C2C INTRODUCES BROTHERS OSBORNE, CAM, CANAAN SMITH AND CHARLIE WORSHAM HEADLINE SHOWS ANNOUNCED ACROSS LONDON AND THE UK FOLLOWING COUNTRY TO COUNTRY 2017 (07/02/2017)

C2C 2017 FESTIVAL STAGES ANNOUNCED (03/02/2017)

Americana UK Awards winners... (03/02/2017)

GRAMMY NOMINEE THOMAS RHETT EXTENDS FIRST-EVER HEADLINING 2017 ‘HOME TEAM’ TOUR ADDING EUROPEAN DATES (01/02/2017)

UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2017 THURSDAY 2ND FEBRUARY - ST JOHN AT HACKNEY, LONDON STELLAR LINE-UP OF PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED (01/02/2017)

Shropshire Songwriter's song makes it to the big screen (31/01/2017)

The Bluebird Cafe @ Country to Country (31/01/2017)

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SIR ROSEVELT U.S. GROUP LED BY ZAC BROWN (27/01/2017)

CHRIS YOUNG, CHUCK WICKS, DARYLE SINGLETARY, MARK CHESNUTT, PAUL OVERSTREET, SHANE OWENS AND WILLIAM MICHAEL MORGAN JOIN LINEUP FOR 1 NIGHT. 1 PLACE. 1 TIME: A HEROES AND FRIENDS TRIBUTE TO RANDY TRAVIS (27/01/2017)

CANAAN SMITH ANNOUNCES U.K. BACK FOR MORE TOUR (27/01/2017)

Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott .... (26/01/2017)