The theme for the No. 1 party for Kip Moore, Troy Verges and Blair Daly -- co-writers of "Beer Money" -- held at BMI Nashville on Thursday, February 14, was family. Celebrating the No. 1 on Valentine's Day was an extra bonus, with the families of Verges and Daly driving up from Louisiana to join in the festivities.
Big Machine Records threw a party for Tim McGraw on Halloween night in Nashville for him to preview his new album, Two Lanes of Freedom. The invitation-only crowd included radio and industry VIPs such as Big Machine label head Scott Borchetta and Valory and CMA execs.
Nokia Music, together with Billboard magazine and Musicians on Call, introduced its new free streaming music service to Nashville’s music industry on Friday with a luncheon at the Country Music Hall of Fame hosted by Billboard’s Ray Waddell.
The Billboard Country Music Summit closed out with a cocktail party and a number of performances from Nashville's rising stars. We've compiled some choice quotes from this year's attendees and some favorite photos from the Summit.
At a June 4 "Artist Development Case Study," Luke Bryan and his team narrated the story of how he went from a 25-year-old who sat in his apartment all day writing songs to a 35-year-old poised to be country's next superstar.