'Hard Times': Why Sheryl Crow believes America needs to watch Ken Burns' new 'Country Music' film

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'We Back': It's SC vs. AL when football Saturday returns with Jason Aldean

Broken BowIf you haven’t heard Jason Aldean’s new song, “We Back,” chances are if you watch college football, you will.

No 'Fooling Around' here: Miranda Lambert sounds great with her Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars girls

Vanner Records/RCA NashvilleOnce you check out Miranda Lambert’s new version of “Fooled Around and Fell in Love” with her Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars tour mates, you probably won’t mind if...

Listen now: Old Dominion's ready for a 'Midnight Mess Around'

RCA Nashville The last time we heard from Old Dominion, they announced “My heart is a bar and I’m closing it down.” But now, the CMA and ACM Vocal Group of the Year is up for a “Midnight Mess...

After pushing Craig Morgan to #1 on iTunes, Blake Shelton predicts Craig's song will top the radio chart, too

ABC/Mark LevineMore than a day after Blake Shelton helped push Craig Morgan’s “The Father, My Son, and the Holy Ghost” to #1 on the iTunes country chart, it's still hanging on at...

Blanco Brown's debut album 'Honeysuckle & Lightning Bugs' coming October 11

BBR Music GroupIt's a big day for "The Git Up" artist Blanco Brown.

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOnce known as the "King of Country Music," in 1948, this Grand Ole Opry star ran unsuccessfully on the Republican ticket for governor of Tennessee. Can you name the Country Music Hall of Famer, known for...

"Those Memories of You": Dolly and Emmylou celebrate Linda Ronstadt in "The Sound of My Voice" documentary

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Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockFlorida Georgia Line, Riley Green, and Ryan Hurd are all joining the lineup for Monday's Hope 4 Hope Town benefit at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Dierks...

HARDY's got a hit, a 'Hixtape,' a CMA nod, and a dilemma about what to keep and what to give away

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Miranda Lambert "Fooled Around and Fell in Love" with her Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars tour mates

ABC/Mark LevineMiranda Lambert not only kicks off her all-girl, all-star Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars Tour on Friday -- she’s also put together a little something extra for her fans.

"The Git Up" video premieres Friday, as Blanco Brown reveals the inspiration behind his "joyful" hit

Edgar Evan Moore IVYou've followed the instructions. You've done the dance.  But now, the official video for Blanco Brown's viral hit "The Git Up" premieres Friday at 6 a.m. on MTV, CMT, BET, and...

Chris Stapleton, Emmylou Harris and more join Sheryl Crow for new "CMT Crossroads"

CMT Sheryl Crow’s collaborative Threads record is a perfect set up for a new edition of CMT Crossroads, and on September 27, that’s exactly what will happen.

"What You See Is What You Get" on Luke Combs' second album

River House Artists/Columbia NashvilleYou can expect more of Luke Combs’ plain-spoken, everyman appeal on his sophomore album, judging from its title: It's called What You See Is What You Get.

Carly Pearce collaborates with Luke Combs and Lee Brice on "I Hope You're Happy Now," coming September 27

ABC/Image Group LACarly Pearce’s new single is a duet with Lee Brice, and she co-wrote it with hitmaker Luke Combs.

Mission accomplished & more: Blake Shelton helps Craig Morgan hit #1 on iTunes' all-genre ranking

ABC/Mark LevineIt’s mission accomplished for Blake Shelton: As of Thursday morning, he’s not only managed to propel Craig Morgan’s new song to the top of the country iTunes chart, but to the top...

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Forty-nine years ago this week, CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Lynn Anderson recorded what would become her signature song at Columbia Recording Studios in Nashville. Can you name this #1...

Jimmie Allen explains why his breakthrough hit "[Made] Him Want To" pick up the pace

ABC/Image Group LAIt's been almost a year since Jimmie Allen scored his first number one last November with his debut, "Best Shot." But the Delaware native's now enjoying the top-25 success of his...

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockThe Grammy Museum in L.A. will host a special conversation and performance with country legend Tanya Tucker, along with Brandi Carlile and Scooter Jennings, who...

"Let It Roll": Midland can't wait for Sunday's premiere of Ken Burns' "Country Music" documentary

PBSWith their retro sound and throwback looks, it's no surprise Midland is plenty excited about Sunday's premiere of the much-anticipated Country Music documentary by noted filmmaker Ken Burns.

Police identify bodies found at Grand Island motel

Police identify bodies found at Grand Island motel

Grand Island-Hastings-Kearney Intercity Bus Route Public Meetings

Grand Island-Hastings-Kearney Intercity Bus Route Public Meetings

AC unit causes Hastings house fire

AC unit causes Hastings house fire

Nebraska, Iowa ordered lowered for Sept. 11 observance

Nebraska, Iowa ordered lowered for Sept. 11 observance

Two bodies found at Grand Island motel

Two bodies found at Grand Island motel

Fans to decide NCN's Week 6 football broadcast

Fans to decide NCN's Week 6 football broadcast

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 14

Saturday's local scoreboard, Sept. 14

Falls City Tops Syracuse on Homecoming Night

Falls City Tops Syracuse on Homecoming Night

Platteview rolls over Nebraska City

Platteview rolls over Nebraska City

Archbishop Bergan stifles Wilber-Clatonia in second half

Archbishop Bergan stifles Wilber-Clatonia in second half