Lowdown From Twang Town 

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley Announced As CMA Hosts for 11th Year

  • 5:58 am Friday, August 3rd, 2018 by Staff Writer

Just announced yesterday, Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley are hosting the 52nd annual CMA Awards for the 11th time! Obviously there is s lot that goes into that night. It takes months if planning. Carrie is really looking forward to the lead up to the show. She says, “our planning time is, it’s a lot of work and it can be stressful, but it’s also fun too getting in the room with Brad and the writers and we’re just kind of swapping ideas – some good, some bad. [laughs]”

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Yodeling Boy, Mason Ramsey, Sings National Anthem CMA Fest, Nissan Stadium

  • 10:06 am Sunday, June 10th, 2018 by Staff Writer

One of the most nerve-wracking moments of a musicians career can be singing the National Anthem in front of thousands of people. Well Mason Ramsey conquered that moment very early on. He’s 11 years old and made it to the big stage of CMA Fest (that takes place in Nissan Stadium) to sing the National Anthem. A fan got it on video…

#11yrold #MasonRamsey #StarSpangledBanner 💫🇱🇷 #OutstandingJob 😍

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Carrie Underwood’s Son Welcomes CMA Fest Goers To Nashville

  • 5:47 am Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 by Staff Writer

This will definitely be the cutest thing you see, all day. This week starts CMA fest in Nashville which is one of the biggest Country Music Festivals in the country. Carrie Underwood took to Instagram, sharing a video of her son, Isaiah, standing on the famous Nashville pedestrian bridge, waving at people and giving high fives as they entered downtown Nashville. Carrie captioned the video with “Anyone see this on the bridge today? Isaiah wanted all the #cmafest goers to feel welcomed in our great city! 😂 #sweetboy #welcometonashville”

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Brothers Obsorne Uses Their Music To Pay Respects To Forefathers of Country Music

  • 6:29 am Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Brothers Osborne are definitely a little different when it comes to their music than a lot of the newer artists today. They’re more grungy country. They’re the most similar when it comes to comparing new country to the older country we had back in the day with the legends like Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, and so on. They appreciate those country music singers and stars that came before them and wish more artists today would name check and work with the country superstars of decades before now. John Osborne shares:

“We absolutely love traditional country music, seventies country music, eighties, nineties, [More]

Kenny Chesney Will Receive Pinnacle Award at 50th Annual CMA Awards

  • 8:38 am Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 by Staff Writer

The Country Music Association reports, “CMA will present the Pinnacle Award to four-time CMA Entertainer of the Year Kenny Chesney during “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” airing live Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network.

The Pinnacle Award recognizes an artist who has achieved global prominence through concert performances and record sales at levels unique in Country Music. The artist has also attained the highest degree of recognition within the broad expanse of music worldwide. The artist’s talent and presence will have a long-term positive impact on the appreciation of Country Music for generations to come.

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Video for “Forever Country” Released Featuring 30 Stars

  • 5:17 am Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 by Staff Writer

I seriously get teary-eyes watching this. The years of success, and the variety of artists in this song is just absolutely amazing. If you were blown away by the song when you first heard it last week, seeing all of the artists in the video that was released last night brings so much life to the song.

Get ready for the ultimate goosebumps: