I just wanted to say thank-you to all of you who have welcomed my (and the Morning Hangover’s) inclusion into the country music community and helped make this feature story that ran in yesterday’s New York Times Style section possible.
Not only does Dustin Lynch have the #1 song in country radio with “Seein’ Red” but he’s also teaming-up with Dr. Pepper (Pepsi MidAmerica) to send some lucky fans on a VIP VEGAS EXPERIENCE that includes a chance to meet DL in person. The text-to-win and online contest will run through March 17th as DL will grace soda cans in Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee. Click Here to enter this awesome contest.
Had a great time going on NPR/WAMU’s “1A” with Kristian Bush and the New Yorker’sAmanda Petrusich talking about the current state of country music, it’s rise in popularity and how it intersects with the political discussion in America. Listen to the wholeconversation here.
- Don’t miss Maren Morris on NCIS tonight on CBS!
- Lady Antebellum appears on “CBS This Morning” to announce the nominees for the 52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ on Thursday in the 8 a.m. hour
- “Entertainment Tonight” hosts Nancy O’Dell and Kevin Frazier will announceadditional nominees on ETonline.com at 8:50 a.m.
- Lady-A is also scheduled to perform Thursday night on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert
WITH YOUR HAIR OF THE DOG
WITH YOUR BLOODY MARY
ON THE HOUSE
Good things happen when you follow the Morning Hangover on social media channels likeSnapchat and Instagram. Congrats to our LiveNation concert giveaway winner Elizabeth Keeter who went to the LOCASH show over the weekend in NC and snapped this selfie with Preston!
FRONT OF THE HOUSE
Scotty McCreery dropped by Billy Bob’s in TX to perform an acoustic rendition of “Five More Minutes”
Dustin Lynch took fan engagement to a new level this past weekend in Harrisburg, PA bringing up a lucky fan on stage to sing a verse of Garth Brooks’ “Friends in Low Places” and she has the time of her life! Check it out.
ON NRA COUNTRY’S JUKEBOX
NRA Country is loving the song ‘Outta Style’ from Aaron Watson’s highly-anticipated album Vaquero, due out Friday, February 24th
ON THE MORNING HANGOVER’S JUKEBOX
Check out this amazing cover of Little Big Town’s “Better Man” by Chase Bryant and Runaway June!
ON THE KARAOKE MACHINE
AT THE BAR
NRA Presents Hank Williams Jr. with Special Guest Lee Brice performing at the 146th NRA Annual Meeting in Atlanta on April 29th. Tickets are on sale right now andavailable here.
Reba McEntire continues to deliver for her fans as SING IT NOW: SONGS OF FAITH & HOPE debuts at No. 1 across both Billboard Country and Christian/Gospel charts. She also came in at No. 4 on the Billboard Top 200 Consumption chart. Holding the record for the most Top Country Albums No. 1s among women and being only the second artist to have a chart-topping album in each of the last four decades, this marks Reba’s thirteenth summit.
Get to know the winner of the Grammy’s “Artist of Tomorrow” competition Drake White
WITH A TWIST
Watch Little Big Town and Demi Lovato channel their inner Bee-Gees with some killer dance moves
ON THE BAR WALL
If you’ve never been to the NRA Country Great Outdoor Show, you’re missing out on some funtimes like this moment when Tara Thompson and NRA Country’s Morgan Mills went fishin’.
Vince Gill won his 21st Grammy trophy Sunday night—this one for Best American Roots Song, “Kid Sister,” the title track for The Time Jumpers’ latest Rounder Records album. He wrote it in honor of vocalist Dawn Sears, a member of the band who died of cancer in 2014.
NRA COUNTRY’S LAST CALL
Check out the latest NRA Country merchandise at the NRA Store. New gear available right now!