Some lights just burn too bright and are taken from us too soon and such is the case with Kevin Sharp, the singer of hits like “Nobody Knows” and “If You Love Soembody,” who passed away This weekend. Get the full details on his passing and more here.
This week, Bobby takes a look at the case of Blue County, a duo which burst onto the scene with their debut single "Good Little Girls" before seemingly disappearing after the subsequent singles failed to make any chart dents. Get the band's history and more about their 'shooting star' success here!
Roughstock's proud to be able to present you with the chance to listen to Rachele Lynae's entire album this weekend, before you can even purchase the album in stores. We hope you'll enjoy the album which was produced by Platinum recording star Jamie O'Neal as much as we do!
On May 20, 2014, Omnivore Recordings will release The Garden Spot Programs, 1950 - featuring 24 previously unreleased live performances, unheard for 64 years, by the iconic Hank Williams. The set will be released on CD, LP, and digital formats. Get the full scoop about these rare programs here!
Keith Urban has unveiled a new web video series that will partner with many radio stations across the country as long as his own website. the unedited series of shorts will feature talent from American Idol, both on-screen and off-screen. Get the full scoop about the new videos here!
What's better than Eric Church's The Outsiders album? How about the full length project on vinyl with a bonus song and other extras, being released for National Record Store Day -- Saturday, April 19. Get the full scoop about the double vinyl LP here!
Is there anything Willie Nelson cannot do? Because Willie has one more accomplishment to add to the list. No, he won't be winning an award for music, but he will receive his 5th Degree Black Belt in the art of Gong Kwon Yu Sul, a modern Korean martial arts system. Continue here for more on this news!
Martina McBride has made an Everlasting impression on fans as her latest album debuts at #1 on the Top 10 Country Album sales chart. Find out where Carlene Carter, Ronnie Dunn debut along with how the ACM Awards affected the rest of the Top 10 and those just outside of it!
Country Chart News - The Top 30 Digital Singles - April 16, 2014: Post ACM Awards Sales Bumps: Gold Singles For Thomas Rhett, Dan + Shay and Keith Urban; Platinum for FGL & Luke Bryan!
It was a major sales week for Country Music singles this week thanks to the Post-ACM love from fans. We also see five more singles become Eligible for RIAA Certification in the Gold an Platinum rundown. Continue on here for our weekly look at what is selling in Country music!