Cory Jackson Wins at 2022 Arkansas Country Music Awards

A rising country music artist, Cory Jackson recently had a big night as he took home the Video of the Year award at the 2022 Arkansas Country Music Awards! 

The Jonesboro, Arkansas native won for the music video of his song, Put Some Country In Your Country, which was filmed in Jonesboro and directed by Kenny Jackson. Of course, the win came as quite the surprise for the singer songwriter! Continue reading

Jeannie Seely, Lee Ann Womack & More To Perform at 2022 Arkansas Country Music Awards

The 2022 Arkansas Country Music Awards are quickly approaching as the award show will take place at the Reynolds Performance Hall on the University of Central Arkansas Campus in Conway, Arkansas on June 6th! A variety of performers have been announced which will be included in this year’s show!

One of the performers announced is country music artist and Grand Ole Opry Member, Jeannie Seely! It will be a special night for her as she is also a nominee in the Song Of The Year category for writing a song entitled, “Yours” which was recorded by Diane Berry and Joe Wade Smith. The duo will be performing during the show too! Continue reading

Exclusive Interview with Kaleb Woods

A upcoming country music artist, Kaleb Woods is starting to make his path in the country music scene as he is fixing to release his debut EP on May 9th entitled, Summertime On!

The singer songwriter recently got to chat with me about a few things including his debut EP, Summertime On and what it was like writing the songs for the project! Woods also talked about some of his favorite music artists and about a new business adventure! Continue reading

Alabama Comes To Little Rock On The 50th Anniversary Tour

The great country music band, Alabama has been on the road the last couple years on the 50th Anniversary Tour to celebrate the band’s fifty years in the country music industry. Recently, Alabama came to perform on their tour at the Simmons Bank Arena in North Little Rock, Arkansas!

This particular show had country music artist, Tracy Lawrence as the opener for the concert as he’s been apart of the tour for some show dates! Tracy Lawrence was thrilled to be performing at the concert! “It’s so good to be here with y’all tonight here in Little Rock!” said Lawrence. Continue reading

Exclusive Interview with Raleigh Keegan

A rising country music artist, Raleigh Keegan has been making his presence known in Nashville, Tennessee as he’s been releasing some great country music in the last few years. 

Recently, The CMBeat got to chat with the singer songwriter about his new EP coming soon, A Tale of 7 Cities and one of his latest single’s, New To Nashville. The artist also talked about some experiences he had when he first moved to Music City and shares some advice for the artists who are wanting to move to Nashville to pursue a music career. Continue reading

Dion Pride Celebrates His Father, Charley Pride’s 88th Birthday at the Grand Ole Opry

The iconic country music artist, Charley Pride was born on this day in 1934. As today would have been the singer’s 88th Birthday, his son, Dion Pride performed at the Grand Ole Opry on Thursday night in honor of his father. 

A Texas native, Dion Pride was one of five featured artists on the Opry Country Classics show, which showcases country artists recognizing those who came before them in country music history and performing a few covers of songs from other country artists. Continue reading