A rising country music artist, Mike Ryan has steadily been releasing great country music and that continues today as he just released a brand new single entitled, Die Runnin’. Continue reading
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
An exciting night in country music happened recently on February 29th in Jonesboro, Arkansas as the We Back Tour came to town! The tour by Jason Aldean featured opening acts, Riley Green, Dee Jay Silver and Morgan Wallen!
The show started with upcoming country artist, Riley Green as he performed a few songs including Same Old Song, Georgia Time, Different ‘Round Here, There Was This Girl and featured a great cover of Jamey Johnson’s song, In Color. A memorable moment during Green’s set was when he did a beautiful performance of his latest single, I Wish Grandpas Never Died, by himself acoustically. Continue reading
A upcoming country music artist, Nikki Briar, who is originally from New Jersey, has been making her way through the country music scene.
The singer songwriter recently got time to chat with me about a few things including how she got interested in music and some dream collaborations she would like to do. Briar also talked about touring life with a family at home, what she feels like her biggest accomplishment was in this year, and when fans can expect new music from her! Continue reading
A upcoming country music singer songwriter, Amy Wilcox, just released a new collection of music on March 15th, from her brand new EP available now entitled, West. Continue reading
In today’s country music generation, there is a variety of country music songs we love from through the decades although, it isn’t very often that you actually hear about the songwriters that created these pieces. This is where author, Jake Brown, comes in with his newest book release, Nashville Songwriter Vol. II – The Inside Stories Behind Country Music’s Greatest Hits.
The book which is the second volume in this particular series also happens to be Brown’s 45th book he has written in his collection, that focuses on telling the stories behind country music hit songs, and features even more exclusive interviews with some of the biggest songwriters in the country music industry today. Continue reading
There’s so many females making their way through the country music industry right now, and there is two in particular that has been dominating the scene! Those two females would be a special duo, entitled, 2Steel Girls.
The women that make up the 2Steel Girls, Allison and Krystal Steel, recently found time to chat about being on The Voice on Team Blake, what it is like working with family, being real and true to themselves, and new music being released soon! Continue reading
Two Words – American Idol. This music reality competition show has been in our homes, on our television screens, on Wednesday and Thursday nights for the past fifteen years. If you’ve been a loyal watcher, like I have been through the years, I’m sure you experienced the same rollercoaster of emotions, when we said a final, bittersweet goodbye to the show last month, on April 7th.
While we’re all still trying to figure out what Ryan Seacrest’s “For Now” comment at the end of the show meant… I thought it would be fun to take a trip down memory lane and explore the impact that American Idol has had on country music, and revisit the 7 wonderful country artists who owe their careers to the show, its producers, and of course the countless fans who faithfully cast their votes.