The RIAA announced a new round of Platinum & Gold recognitions that included Florida Georgia Line’s Platinum certification for “Dig Your Roots,” Keith Urban’s “Blue Ain’t Your Color” has reached 2x platinum status while “The Fighter” has gone gold, Billy Currington’s “People are Crazy” & “Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right” going 2x platinum, “Pretty Good At Drinkin’ Beer” & “Let Me Down Easy” reaching Platinum, “I Got a Feelin,’ “It Don’t Hurt Like It Used To,” “Love Done Gone,” “That’s How Country Boys Roll,” “Don’t It” & “Don’t” going gold. Chris Lane’s “For Her,” Blake Shelton’s “Gonna,” Michael Ray’s“Think A Little Less,” & “Kiss You In the Morning,” Dustin Lynch’s “Small Town Boy,” & “Seein’ Red,” Maren Morris’ “80s Mercedes,” Josh Turner’s “Hometown Girl,” Kane Brown’s “What Ifs” & Luke Bryan’s “Fast” & “Kill the Lights” has gone Gold while Luke’s “Strip It Down” has gone 2x platinum as has Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road.” Cole Swindell’s “Middle of a Memory” has also gone platinum along with Brett Eldredge’s “Drunk On Your Love.”
- The Teen Choice Awards airs on FOX on Sunday night
- Shania Twain performs on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon onWednesday night while Florida Georgia Line performs on Late Night Seth
- Also next Wednesday, don’t miss the biggest party of the summer, CMA Fest, airs on on ABC
- Thursday night, Little Big Town performs on Late Night Seth
- Jason Aldean performs on the Today Show on August 25th
- CMT Crossroads featuring Florida Georgia Line + Backstreet Boys airs onAugust 30th
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Tomorrow night in Chicago at Wrigley Field, FGL hosts the final stadium show with theBackstreet Boys (and Nelly & Chris Lane) in what should be an EPIC entertainment event. I’m headed to Chicago tonight and can’t wait to share with all of you what this experience is going to be like in Monday’s Morning Hangover!
AT THE BAR
Happening today – it’s our Craig Campbell @MorningHangover Instagram takeover from Luke Bryan’s #HFETour
REBA McENTIRE has picked up her first GMA Dove Awards nomination for “Back To God.” The lead single from her Christian/Gospel charts-topping album SING IT NOW: SONGS OF FAITH & HOPE (Nash Icon Records/Capitol Christian Music Group) is up for Bluegrass/Country/Roots Recorded Song Of The Year at the 48th Annual Awards, slated to air on TBN October 22.
Organizers of the 5th Annual Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam are honored to announce a continued commitment to raise funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, which is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. For every ticket sold to this year’s Festival, $2.00 will go to supportthe life-saving work being done at St. Jude. Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Little Big Town are set to headline the three-day extravaganza, set for September 1-3, 2017 at Frank Brown Park in beautiful Panama City Beach.
Great time last night in Birmingham, Alabama hanging with Chris Young & Kane Brownwho are a part of Jason Aldean’s “They Don’t Know Tour.”
Kip Moore celebrated a major milestone, as his breakout debut album UP ALL NIGHT was certified PLATINUM by the RIAA. Moore was surprised by Universal Music Group Nashville’s Mike Dungan and Cindy Mabe with a commemorative plaque during an intimate event, hosted by CMT’s Leslie Fram
ON THE BAR WALL
The reason why I came to Nashville this week was to hang with Dustin Lynch and celebrate his double-gold records & to preview his upcoming (9/8) release “Current Mood.”
Pictured (back L-R): L3 Entertainment’s JT Pratt, BBR Music Group’s Chelsey Flick and Scotty O’Brien, Lynch, BBR Music Group’s Shaina Botwin and Marisa Coffin; (front L-R): BBR Music Group’s Andrea Knipp and Jennifer Coen, L3 Entertainment’s Neil Vance, BBR Music Group’s Jon Loba, Sara Knabe and Jay Jones, L3 Entertainment’s Peter Hartung and Steve Mekler.
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Watch Brett Eldredge perform “Castaway” and be sure to check out his new album on iTunes or Amazon right now!