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Through The Lens (6/23/14)

• June 23, 2014 •
Through The Lens (6/23/14)

Lucy Hale debuts at Opry • Kree Harrison signs on with ACM • Chris Lane on FGL tour [...]

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‘Rising Star’ Debut Earns Second-Place Ratings

• June 23, 2014 •
'Rising Star' Debut Earns Second-Place Ratings

ABC’s new singing competition Rising Star debuted with a 1.5 adults 18-49 rating, averaging [...]

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UK Singles Chart Adds Streaming Data

• June 23, 2014 •
UK Singles Chart Adds Streaming Data

The UK’s Official Singles Chart will incorporate song streams into its rankings beginning with […]

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Industry Ink (6/23/14)

• June 23, 2014 •
Industry Ink (6/23/14)

Eldredge signs with Sony/ATV • Sony RED inks deal with Outshyne • YEP mixer on June 30 [...]

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Luke Bryan Sets Attendance Record At Pittsburgh’s Heinz Field

• June 23, 2014 •
Luke Bryan Sets Attendance Record At Pittsburgh's Heinz Field

Luke Bryan headlined his first stadium show at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Saturday [...]

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LifeNotes: Opry Star Jimmy C. Newman Dies

• June 23, 2014 •
LifeNotes: Opry Star Jimmy C. Newman Dies

Grand Ole Opry star Jimmy C. Newman died Saturday night (June 21) in Nashville after a brief [...]

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BMLG’s Dot Records Signs Drake White

• June 20, 2014 •
BMLG's Dot Records Signs Drake White

BMLG’s Dot Records has added soulful singer-songwriter Drake White to its artist roster [...]

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MusicRowPics: Blackhawk Brings The Harmonies

• June 20, 2014 •
MusicRowPics: Blackhawk Brings The Harmonies

Blackhawk, one of Country music’s premier harmony groups of the ’90s, has returned with its latest [...]

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Zac Brown Band Adds Sturgill Simpson to Tour

• June 20, 2014 •
Zac Brown Band Adds Sturgill Simpson to Tour

Sturgill Simpson has been added to Zac Brown Band’s ‘Great American Road Trip’ as support on select [...]

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The Avett Brothers To Headline AmericanaFest

• June 20, 2014 •
The Avett Brothers To Headline AmericanaFest

The Avett Brothers have signed on for a headlining spot Saturday, Sept. 20 at Nashville’s [...]

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Artist Updates (6/20/14)

• June 20, 2014 •
Artist Updates (6/20/14)

Sarah Darling • Sony Nashville • Craig Morgan • Tracy Lawrence • Brandon Chase • Hank Williams, Sr. biopic [...]

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BMLG Promotes Three, Hires 14

• June 20, 2014 •
BMLG Promotes Three, Hires 14

Following the recent addition of two new imprints, Dot Records and NASH Icons, Big Machine Label Group [...]

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BMI Nashville To Host Sync THIS! In August

• June 20, 2014 •
BMI Nashville To Host Sync THIS! In August

On Aug. 5-6, BMI will host Sync THIS!, an exclusive two-day event aimed at connecting six top [...]

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SoundExchange Pays Artists, Labels $162.4 Million

• June 20, 2014 •
SoundExchange Pays Artists, Labels $162.4 Million

According to figures released yesterday (June 19) from SoundExchange’s first Digital Radio Report, [...]

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Weekly Chart Report (6/20/14)

• June 20, 2014 •
Weekly Chart Report (6/20/14)

In 11 Weeks, Brad Paisley raised “River Bank” up the mast of MusicRow’s CountryBreakout Chart [...]

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Teen Choice Awards Nominees for 2014 Revealed

• June 20, 2014 •
Teen Choice Awards Nominees for 2014 Revealed

Teen Choice Awards nominees include Taylor Swift, Lucy Hale, Luke Bryan, Hunter Hayes, Jake Owen [...]

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Edison Study: AM/FM Comprises 52 Percent of All Listening Sources

• June 20, 2014 •
Edison Study: AM/FM Comprises 52 Percent of All Listening Sources

Edison Research’s new “Share of Ear” study has found that Americans spend an average of four hours [...]

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Eddie DeGarmo To Retire From CCMPG

• June 19, 2014 •
Eddie DeGarmo To Retire From CCMPG

President of Capitol CMG Publishing (CCMGP) Eddie DeGarmo will retire effective July 31, 2014 […]

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T-Mobile Offers Music Streaming Services Free of Data Charges

• June 19, 2014 •
T-Mobile Offers Music Streaming Services Free of Data Charges

T-Mobile will offer its “Simple Choice” subscribers six major music streaming services, all free [...]

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MusicRowPics: 26th Annual MusicRow Awards

• June 19, 2014 •
MusicRowPics: 26th Annual MusicRow Awards

MusicRow celebrated the winners of its 26th Annual MusicRow Awards yesterday (June 18). Brandy Clark [...]

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Country Winners At The SOCAN Awards

• June 19, 2014 •
Country Winners At The SOCAN Awards

The Canadian music industry gathered at the Harbour Castle Hotel in Toronto on June 16, 2014 […]

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Cassetty, McCreery Settle Dispute

• June 19, 2014 •
Cassetty, McCreery Settle Dispute

Todd Cassetty, president and founder of Cassetty Entertainment, has won a dispute against [...]

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Industry Signings (6/19/14)

• June 19, 2014 •
Industry Signings (6/19/14)

Slate Creek Records signs The Bros. Landreth • BMG Chrysalis signs Thomas Archer [...]

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CMA, Public Television Bring Country Music “Front and Center”

• June 19, 2014 •
CMA, Public Television Bring Country Music "Front and Center"

CMA will partner with Public Television’s concert series “Front and Center” to present two separate [...]

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