from NYC presented by CMT’s Next Women of Country
CMT shines the spotlight on the newest ladies of country music with its Next Women of Country campaign. The initiative showcases the rising generation of signed and unsigned female superstars with exclusive content including video premieres, performances and more.
Congrats to Chris “The Fix” Lane who is celebrating his very first #1 hit “Fix” just in time for the new release of his debut album “Girl Problems.” Happy Birthweek to WMG Nashville’s Jami “no way your’e 30” Younger (was Saturday), CAA’s Meredith Long,Cumulus’ Charlie Cook, K102’s Chris Carr (was yesterday). Happy Birthday to Black River Ent’s Greg McCarn!
- Dan + Shay perform on GMA this morning
- The Band Perry will be tonight’s guest on Nash Nights Live with Shawn Parr
- The Band Perry performs from Rio on Thursday’s Today Show
- Also on Thursday, Brandy Clark performs on Live with Kelly
- Keith Urban headlines GMA’s Summer Concert Series on Friday while Jason Aldean performs on August 26th
- Dierks Bentley will perform during the NFL’s Kick-Off on NBC on Thursday, September 8th
- Cole Swindell helps judge the 2017 Miss America contest on Sept 11th on ABC
WITH YOUR HAIR-OF-THE-DOG
Blake Shelton talks working with Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys and Bette Midler onLate Night Seth. He also talked a bit about dating Gwen Stefani, performed “She’s Got A Way With Words” did a little vodka tasting and revealed how he recorded his album in a closet.
WITH YOUR BLOODY MARY
Steven Tyler performed “We’re All Somebody from Somewhere” on The Tonight Show
CMT’S NEXT WOMEN OF COUNTRY JUKEBOX
CMT’s Next Women of Country LIVE is giving voice to some of the most powerful female singers in country music. Each week, the network will reveal exclusive fresh performances from its roster of “Next Women,” a franchise that helps to raise the profile of female artists. So far they’ve featured Kelsea Ballerini, Maren Morris and last week’s feature artist Clare Dunn and her latest single “Tuxedo.”
AT THE BAR
BAR TALK WITH ONE OF CMT’S NEXT WOMEN OF COUNTRY
Blake Shelton headlined the Today Show’s Citi Summer Concert Series performing his latest single “She’s Got A Way With Words”. Blake also performed “Sangria” and“Came Here to Forget.”
Blake also dropped by The Today Show to talk about his duet with Gwen “Go Ahead and Break My Heart” and shared why he likes the Today Show better than The Voice. He also revealed who he’d like to narrate his life story.
The Cadillac Three’s new album “Bury Me In Boots” is officially out. You know that anything written by Jaren is pretty kick-ass so check it out.
WITH A TWIST
Hallmark Cards, Inc. has announced a new licensing agreement with the Country Music Association (CMA) that will bring music from some of the most popular Country artists into the greeting card aisle. With this contract, Hallmark will leverage the prestigious CMA Awards brand to feature products using songs from CMA-member artists including Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Craig Morgan, Brad Paisley, and Carrie Underwood.
ON THE BAR WALL
Ronnie Dunn and his producer/Rascal Flatts bass player, Jay DeMarcus, stopped by America’s Morning Show to premiere his latest single, “Damn Drunk.”
Did you catch Carrie Underwood’s little teaser spot during the Opening Games?