Randy Travis Celebrates 35 Years As A Grand Ole Opry Member

On the night of December 11th, the legendary country music artist, Randy Travis celebrated a big milestone in his music career with celebrating thirty-five years as a official member of the Grand Ole Opry!

The singer songwriter made a special appearance at the Grand Ole Opry that night to celebrate this achievement with fellow country music artists performing the same night including Jon Pardi, Old Crow Medicine Show, Carly Pearce and a longtime collaborator of the artist, Don Schlitz Continue reading

Silverado Records Celebrates 5 Years, Announces New Music

One of the record labels, Silverado Records, which is based out of Nashville, Tennessee is celebrating a big milestone and announcing some exciting news to celebrate!

In honor of the special occasion, The CMBeat got to chat exclusively with the CEO of Silverado Records, Scott Thomas. He talked about some of his favorite times throughout the years and what’s next for the future of the label. Continue reading

Stella Parton Celebrates Milestone With New Album, Survivor

A admired independent country music singer songwriter, Stella Parton, is in for a special year as she celebrates a wonderful milestone in her life.

The artist for whom is related to another legendary country music singer, Dolly Parton, is celebrating by having been in the entertainment industry for five decades as her big sister helped her to begin making her career at the age of 14 in Nashville, Tennessee. Continue reading

Ali Morgan Releases Debut EP, It Starts Here

A country music artist, Ali Morgan, has slowly been putting out new music but now the singer/songwriter is giving fans more music by just releasing her very first EP entitled, It Starts Here.

The debut EP by the young artist, couldn’t be named any better as it marks the beginning of many records Morgan will make. This EP includes three previously released singles including, her breakout song, Crazy, Secrets Too Good To Keep, and her latest single, Paperback BoyContinue reading

The CMBeat Celebrates One Year!!

I am so excited to share with you all that The CMBeat is celebrating being up and running for one complete YEAR!

This past year has been crazy, in a good way, since launching the website. I am so incredibly grateful and thankful to all of you who have supported and followed The CMBeat through this past year! I want to especially thank everyone that has worked with The CMBeat this year.  I have to say one of the best things about having this website, is how many wonderful people I’ve gotten to meet, know, and work with over the course of this last year. I am looking forward to seeing what the future holds for this coming year! Continue reading

Emily’s Pick: Top 3 Favorite Country Christmas Songs & Albums

It’s that time of year when everyone just wants to enjoy the holiday season by gathering around a fire, drinking some hot chocolate, and listening to their favorite holiday songs or albums.

The holidays mean something different to everyone, and I know every person has their own favorite holiday music (or lack of it), but, I’m definitely in the group of people I described in the first paragraph. So, I thought this is the perfect opportunity to make a list of MY top favorite Christmas songs and albums.  Continue reading