Country Album Chart News: The Week of December 11, 2013: Garth Brooks, Duck Dynasty, The Sound of Music, Blake, Lady A & Scotty McCreery
This week Garth Brooks leads a heavy-hitter list which includes Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Duck Dynasty's Robertson Family, Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson and Scotty McCreery, among others. Continue on here for all of this week's Country Top 10 and 10 notable album rundown!
The newest BMI Icon, Country songwriting legend Dean Dillon, recently visited Alabama front man Randy Owen on his nationally syndicated WestwoodOne radio show Country Gold With Randy Owen. The episode was featured last weekend on 125 stations nationwide. Continue here to learn more!
Iconic Country singer-songwriter Dolly Parton has announced a new partnership between her own label Dolly Records and Sony Masterworks, which will launch her new album Blue Smoke in 2014. Get the complete details about Blue Smoke album here.
Craig Morgan once again graced the stage of the Grand Ole Opry last week, celebrating his fifth year of being a member of the elite family. Continue on here to see what the Black River Entertainment artist and TV Host has to say about beng a member with the iconic Country Music institution!
The final stop on George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas is officially sold out. The show that will seat 100,000 fans on June 7, 2014 reached its ticket capacity within hours of going on sale last week.
In January, Dolly Parton will launch her Blue Smoke World Tour that will have her making a few concert appearances within the United States before heading overseas for shows in New Zealand, Australia, the UK and mainland Europe. Get the complete details about the tour here!
Danielle Bradbery Is New Face For Sketchers Brand of Shoes; Part of Charitable Offering From Rising Star and Brand
Rising star Danielle Bradbery ("The Heart of Dixie") continues to score with audiences with her recent Top 5 Country Debut and now she can add brand amassador to her growing resume as she joins with Sketchers. Get all the details about their new partnership here!
Florida Georgia Line will represent Country music during the "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2014" special airing on New Year's Eve. Continue on here for all of the details about their appearance on the iconic television show.
With more radio adds than any artist -- including #2 Luke Bryan -- Bigger Picture Group and Craig Campbell scored this week's most-added single at Country Radio with "Keep Them Kisses Comin'". Get the complete details about Cambpell's new single's early success and the other most-added songs here!
Florida Georgia Line, Darius Rucker and Sheryl Crow Among Artists Scheduled to Perform at American Country Awards on December 10
With the 2013 American Country Awards less than a month away, presenters and performers are being announced, and as expected, it's an all-star lineup. Continue on here to see which artists will be performing during the third-annual event!