CMR Nashville News Articles

THE BLUEBIRD CAFE IS BACK FOR C2C 2019, PLUS NEW STAGES, C2C SESSIONS AND SPECIAL CINEMA SCREENINGS ALL CONFIRMED

12/02/2019

From Friday 8th to Sunday 10th March 2019, The O2, London will see country legend Keith Urban headline C2C for the very first time, with Lady Antebellum and Chris Stapleton returning for the seventh annual festival, hosted by the legendary Bob Harris... Read more

2019 GRAMMY Awards: Country Winners List

11/02/2019

Check out the winners' list in the country categories below. Winners will be updated as they win. 2019 Country Grammy WINNERS Highlighted in Bold    Best Country Solo PerformanceFor new vocal or instrumental solo country recordings. "Wou... Read more

GEORGE STRAIT ANNOUNCES 30th STUDIO ALBUM HONKY TONK TIME MACHINE - DUE OUT MARCH 29

01/02/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Iconic entertainer and King of Country Music George Strait announces today his brand-new album Honky Tonk Time Machine due out Friday, March 29 on MCA Nashville. Comprised of 12 original titles plus Strait’s version of ... Read more

The Winners of the 2019 UK Americana Awards Have Been Revealed

01/02/2019

Last night, our friends at the Americana Music Association UK (AMA-UK) held their fourth annual UK Americana Awards in London, which wrapped up three incredible days of AmericanaFest UK 2019. Hosted by Bob Harris OBE, the sold-out ce... Read more

Country Music Hall of Fame member Harold Bradley died this morning (1/31) at age 93.

01/02/2019

» Chronicle: As reported earlier in Breaking News, Country Music Hall of Fame member Harold Bradley died this morning (1/31) at age 93. Along with his late brother Owen Bradley, the two are responsible for helping create the "Nashv... Read more

C2C Update: ABBY ANDERSON, RUNAWAY JUNE, MICHAEL RAY, RAELYNN AND MORE JOIN LINE UPS FOR OFFICIAL AFTERSHOWS PLUS MORE SPOTLIGHT ARTISTS AND LONDON’S BBC RADIO 2 STAGE REVEALED

29/01/2019

Tickets for Official Aftershows on sale Friday 1 February at 10am   C2C 2019’s Official Aftershow Parties will see some of the hottest country talent take to the stage, when indigo at The O2 opens its doors from 10pm on Friday 8th, Satur... Read more

2019 Dates Announced For Nashville Meets London Presents Series at PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

24/01/2019

(NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Jan. 24, 2019) - Organizers of the successful Nashville Meets London summer music festival are excited to announce the dates for the 2019 Nashville Meets London Presents series at PizzaExpress Live, held at 99 High Holborn i... Read more

RANDY TRAVIS ANNOUNCES LONG-AWAITED MEMOIR: FOREVER AND EVER, AMEN

24/01/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 23, 2019) – Thomas Nelson, a division of HarperCollins, announced the cover for the upcoming memoir by country music legend Randy Travis today in an exclusive with People.com. The book is available now for preorder on ... Read more

Carrie Underwood and husband Mike Fisher welcomed son Jacob Bryan Fisher Monday (1/21) in Nashville.

24/01/2019

Jacob joins 3 1/2-year-old brother Isaiah. "His mom, dad and big brother couldn't be happier for God to trust them with taking care of this little miracle!" Underwood posted on Instagram. "Our hearts are full, our eyes are tired and our lives are for... Read more

GRAMMY WINNING ARTIST, JOHN BERRY, SHARES UPBEAT OUTLOOK ON HEALTH SETBACK

23/01/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 22, 2019) -- Grammy winning singer/songwriter, John Berry, shared an upbeat and positive message to fans, media and music industry in regards to a recent discovery of the unexpected on his musical journey. Berry closed out 201... Read more


Previous News Items

CMA Country Christmas on Sky Arts this Saturday 15 December (10/12/2018)

Silver Threads And Golden Globes: (07/12/2018)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES ANNOUNCES LONDON PERFORMANCE DURING C2C: COUNTRY TO COUNTRY FESTIVAL MARCH 7, 2019 (04/12/2018)

JIMMIE ALLEN MAKES HISTORY AS FIRST BLACK ARTIST TO LAUNCH CAREER WITH NO. 1 DEBUT SINGLE ON COUNTRY RADIO (20/11/2018)

CHRIS YOUNG UK TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED LINDSAY ELL SPECIAL GUEST (20/11/2018)

Taylor Swift Signs Exclusive Global Recording Agreement With UMG (19/11/2018)

The 52nd Annual Country Music Association Awards were held Wednesday at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. (15/11/2018)

Official CMA Press Release re CMA Awards (15/11/2018)

ROY CLARK DIES AT 85 (15/11/2018)

KENNY CHESNEY, TK McKAMY, DAVID LEE MURPHY AND THOMAS RHETT EARLY WINNERS FOR “THE 52ND ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR AND MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR CATEGORIES REVEALED LIVE ON “GOOD MORNING AMERICA” THIS MORNING (14/11/2018)

PRESENTERS ANNOUNCED FOR "THE 52ND ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" (12/11/2018)

Mass Shooting At Country Bar in California (08/11/2018)

The Americana UK Association announce the nominees for the 2019 Americana Awards in January (08/11/2018)

BIG MACHINE MUSIC SIGNS BRANDY CLARK (08/11/2018)

Brett Young Marries: (06/11/2018)

C2C have opened applications to appear next year (06/11/2018)

Dave Rowland of Dave & Sugar Dead at 74 (02/11/2018)

JASON ALDEAN WITH MIRANDA LAMBERT GARTH BROOKS, LUKE COMBS, MIDLAND, AND BRETT YOUNG ADDED AS PERFORMERS FOR “THE 52nd ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” (01/11/2018)

Country Star Freddie Hart Dies (30/10/2018)

NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME INDUCTS RONNIE DUNN, K.T. OSLIN, BYRON HILL, WAYNE KIRKPATRICK AND JOE MELSON ALSO HONORS REBA MCENTIRE (29/10/2018)

THE BEST OF NASHVILLE TO BE RELEASED ON VINYL NOVEMBER 2 (29/10/2018)

KATHY MATTEA UK & IRELAND TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED FOR JANUARY 2019 INCLUDING CELTIC CONNECTIONS FESTIVAL (26/10/2018)

Singer/songwriter Tony Joe White died yesterday (10/24) at age 75 (26/10/2018)

Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Florida Georgia Line, More Added To Performance Lineup For 'CMA Awards' (25/10/2018)

Lady Antebellum To Bring 'Our Kind Of Vegas' Residency To Palms Casino Resort (25/10/2018)

The Country Hall Of Fame (23/10/2018)

C2C RETURNS 8-10TH MARCH 2019 (23/10/2018)

Ashley Monroe Announces UK/European Tour Including Americana Weekend and Celtic Connections Festival (23/10/2018)

KELSEA BALLERINI, LUKE BRYAN, KENNY CHESNEY, DAN + SHAY, OLD DOMINION, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, AND KEITH URBAN SET TO PERFORM AT “THE 52nd ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” (19/10/2018)

Signed, Field, Delivered (18/10/2018)

Grand Ole Opry 93rd Birthday Bash (16/10/2018)

Kane Brown Wins Three 'American Music Awards,' Carrie Underwood Performs (11/10/2018)

George Strait Announces 2019 Las Vegas Shows, Ashley McBryde To Open (11/10/2018)

Faith Hill Signs Up To Host 'The World's Best' Talent Competition On CBS-TV (11/10/2018)

Ward Thomas New Single ‘Never Know’ Announce 15 Date UK Tour New Album ‘Restless Minds’ Out February 1st (05/10/2018)

FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE CLAIMS HISTORICAL 100-WEEK RUN ON BILLBOARD HOT COUNTRY SONGS CHART (03/10/2018)

THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION HOSTS 60TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION IN NASHVILLE (28/09/2018)

Dustin Lynch Welcomed As Newest Member Of The Grand Ole Opry (20/09/2018)

What A Way To Make A Livin' (15/09/2018)

Carrie Underwood on CMR Nashville this Sunday at 3pm UK Time (14/09/2018)

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)

The Long Road Festival Hailed a Huge Success as Country and Americana Stars and Fans Descend On UK For Inaugural Event (10/09/2018)

Carrie Underwood cancels UK dates this weekend due to illness. (07/09/2018)

The Americana Music Association® Announces its 17th Annual Honors & Awards Show Performers (07/09/2018)

Randy Travis and Jerry Lee Lewis remember Burt Reynolds (07/09/2018)

Start Spreading The News, I'm Leaving Today (05/09/2018)

LADY ANTEBELLUM SIGNS WITH BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP (05/09/2018)

THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES “THE 52ND ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” NOMINEES (28/08/2018)

NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME TO INDUCT RONNIE DUNN, K.T. OSLIN, BYRON HILL, WAYNE KIRKPATRICK AND JOE MELSON (08/08/2018)

Brad Paisley And Carrie Underwood To Co-host CMA Awards Again; Nominees Announced August 28th (03/08/2018)

Nashville Meets London 2018 Comes To An End with Record-Breaking Attendance and Two Newly Added SOLD OUT Events (03/08/2018)

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES ANNOUNCES SECOND ANNUAL U.K. TOUR IN OCTOBER (01/08/2018)

Country And Americana Stars Line Up For The Long Road Festival (27/07/2018)

CHARLES ESTEN SETS GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ TITLE for the Most Consecutive Weeks To Release An Original Digital Single By A Music Act (25/07/2018)

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK 2018 A SERIES OF COUNTRY MUSIC SHOWS ACROSS ICONIC LONDON VENUES SUN 21 – SUN 28 OCTOBER New shows announced including Under The Apple Tree Sessions and Bluebird Café (16/07/2018)

Nashville Meets London Weekend To Kick-Off with 2 New Highly Anticipated Events NML Opening Party at PizzaExpress Live (Holborn) to be held July 26 and ‘Southern Fridays’ boat cruise down the River Thames set for July 27 (11/07/2018)

RYAN KINDER WRAPS LEGENDARY SUMMER WITH FOGERTY, ZZ TOP, CLAPTON, SANTANA, GARY CLARK, JR. AND MORE (09/07/2018)

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)

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