1. CMA's 'Forever Country' Song Features Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson & 28 More Country Superstars: Listen

    September 16, 2016 7:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 The 50th Annual CMA Awards' celebratory star-studded spectacle of a song "Forever Country" was released Friday (Sept. 16) and it includes 30 of the genre's biggest names of past and present fame.  The song pays tribute to country ...

  2. Billboard's 2016 Nashville Power Players List Revealed: Who Rules Music City?

    July 28, 2016 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR MIKE DUNGAN , 62 Chairman/CEO, Universal Music Group Nashville "He's the Don!" says Luke Bryan , sidling up to Universal Music Group Nashville chairman/CEO Mike Dungan at  Billboard 's photo shoot. It's ...

  3. Brett Eldredge Transforms Into A Baseball Player for 'Wanna Be That Song' Video

    June 22, 2016 5:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brett Eldredge chose the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field as the setting for his latest clip. "I've been a lifelong Cubs fan," he explained to People . "It's the first music video ever shot at one of the most historical spor ...

  4. Dierks Bentley Takes a 'Different' Route With Elle King Duet

    June 17, 2016 2:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 The follow-up to "Somewhere On A Beach" provides a full picture of Bentley's new album Black. One of the key lines in Dierks Bentley ’s recent No. 1 single “Somewhere on a Beach” finds the character bragging about his all-night partie ...

  5. Maren Morris Brings 'My Church' to 'The Tonight Show' Congregation: Watch

    June 07, 2016 5:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 Maren Morris felt the special qualities of "My Church" as soon as she heard the first recording of the track -- and she was able to share that feeling with The Tonight Show audience on Monday night. "Hearing the demo for the first tim ...

  6. Thomas Rhett & Brett Eldredge Reunite to Co-Host 'Country's Night to Rock'

    June 01, 2016 5:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Thomas Rhett and Brett Eldredge were dedicated partners-in-crime during 2015. Both singers released albums in September, and they subsequently hit the road together on the Suits and Boots tour in a joint effort to promote their work. "> Thom ...

  7. Charles Kelley Cops Blue-Eyed Soul on Rule-Breaking 'Lonely Girl'

    May 03, 2016 7:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Lady Antebellum member mines some classic sounds with his Chris Stapleton-penned single. The key to Charles Kelley ’s new single, "Lonely Girl," can be found at the end of the second line in the song. As the Lady Antebellum  member str ...

  8. 'Chillin' on the Road' with Brett Eldredge's Takeover Tuesday Playlist

    March 28, 2016 4:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 Welcome back to  Takeover Tuesday , where each week Billboard taps charting artists and mega taste-makers to compile their very own playlist exclusive to Billboard's Spotify account. We give the artists free reign to base the list on whatever s ...

  9. Dierks Bentley's Grimy 'Beach' Is Just Another 'Plane' Ol' Hit

    March 07, 2016 8:45 AM EST 0 0 0 New Single Flies Into Top 20 In A Scant Six Weeks Dierks Bentley didn’t originally think of “Somewhere on a Beach” as a sequel to “Drunk on a Plane,” but the similarities between the two songs were pretty obvious to many around him. Both center on t ...

  10. Jake Owen, Brett Eldredge & More to Headline Country Night Lights Festival

    February 09, 2016 6:09 PM EST 0 0 0 Country Night Lights is entering its sophomore year with Jake Owen and Brett Eldredge as its headliners. Hot Country Songs Chart Shows Its Value In Measuring an Evolving Marketplace The Athens, Ohio, music festival music is organized by Prime Social ...

  11. Hot Country Songs Chart Shows Its Value In Measuring an Evolving Marketplace

    February 03, 2016 2:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Sam Hunt and Little Big Town's power is evident when all sources -- including airplay and streaming -- are combined. If the Hot Country Songs chart were an actual human being, it would have had plenty of cause for celebration when 2015 came to ...

  12. Drake White's 'Livin' The Dream': 
A Gracious Message for a Harsh Time

    January 26, 2016 11:22 AM EST 0 0 0 The new country artist hopes his optimistic track is his breakthrough. “When you wake up in the morning,” says Dot singer-songwriter Drake White , “you have a choice whether you want to live a happy day or a sad day.” It’s not as easy as it sounds. ...

  13. Steven Tyler, Brett Eldredge and George Ezra to Appear on the New Season of 'Front and Center': Exclusive

    January 20, 2016 11:10 AM EST 0 0 0 Front and Center , the concert series that airs nationwide on public television, is back and now on its sixth season.  Launched in the spring of 2012, the hour-long music program -- which has has brought concert footage from Grammy-winning rock and ...

  14. Keith Urban Announces Ripcord World Tour, Album

    January 11, 2016 11:11 AM EST 0 0 0 When Keith Urban dives into his Ripcord World Tour later this year, he’ll be aiming to land straight on the hearts of his fans, with whom he hopes to make an emotional connection at his shows. He has the same mission in mind for his eighth album, al ...

  15. The Year in Country 2015: Luke Bryan, Carrie Underwood & Kelsea Ballerini Lead the Way

    December 09, 2015 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 All hail Luke Bryan . Just as he did in 2014, the Georgia native reigns as 2015's Top Country Artist, as well as Top Male Country Artist. As in recent years, Billboard 's country music charts were dominated by the boys (or bros). However, ...

  16. Fiat Chrysler CMO on Music in AMAs 'DriveTheBeat' Ads: 'It Makes Our Message Incredibly More Relevant'

    November 22, 2015 11:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Fiat Chrysler  Auto mobiles U.S. returned to the American Music Awards on Sunday night, building off of its 2014 campaign by partnering with all three major labels -- Universal, Sony and Warner -- to create custom ads/music videos that aired during ...

  17. Dierks Bentley at Miles & Music for Kids 2015: 'Everyone Had a Great Time'

    November 01, 2015 8:01 PM EST 0 0 0 Sunday afternoon might not have been weather sponsored by the Nashville Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, but CMA nominee Dierks Bentley had no complaints as his 10th annual Miles & Music for Kids celebrity motorcycle ride and concert went off wi ...

  18. Thomas Rhett & Brett Eldredge Bring CMT's Suits And Boots Tour To New York City: Live Review

    October 30, 2015 5:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 Under the cover of the omnivorous, arena-friendly country sound that swept into the genre over the last few years, a quieter backlash took place in the genre’s mainstream. You can hear it in Eric Church ’s “Like A Wrecking Ball,” Miranda Lambert ’s ...

  19. Brett Eldredge Wins With 'Lose' on Airplay Chart; George Strait Earns 26th No. 1 Album

    October 13, 2015 2:18 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Lose My Mind," the first single from Brett Eldredge 's sophomore LP, Illinois , steps 2-1 on Billboard 's Country Airplay chart (dated Oct. 24) with 48.3 million audience impressions (up 1 percent), according to Nielsen Music. T ...

  20. Thomas Rhett on His Musical Evolution: 'Who I Was & Who I Am Began to Shift Along the Way'

    September 24, 2015 9:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 If you notice a stylistic difference between Thomas Rhett ’s 2013 debut It Goes Like This and his sophomore album Tangled Up , you're not mistaken. “There are a lot of artists today that I think are starting their own grassroots following and g ...

  21. Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan & Brett Eldredge Add New No. 1s on Country Charts

    September 22, 2015 12:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kenny Chesney scores his 26th No. 1 on Billboard 's Country Airplay chart (dated Oct. 3) as "Save It for a Rainy Day" jumps 4-1 in its 14th week with 48 million audience impressions (up 10 percent), according to Nielsen Music. Chesney ...

  22. Brett Eldredge Selected To Judge Miss America Pageant

    August 03, 2015 10:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 Country singer Brett Eldredge is the first of seven judges to be announced for ABC's live broadcast of the 2016 Miss America competition. The reigning Country Music Association new artist of the year said the upcoming gig was "a dream come ...

  23. Nashville's Biggest Songwriters Speak Out About the Lack of Women on Country Radio and the Songs They Wish They Wrote

    July 23, 2015 12:02 PM EDT 0 0 0 Hitmakers are the lifeblood of country music. “Songwriting is sort of a 9-to-5 job in Nashville,” says Michael Dulaney, who has collaborated on singles with  Tanya Tucker and Jason Aldean . Unlike in other genres, where artists and producers disappe ...

  24. Brett Eldredge Teams with Snagajob to Find America's Most Musically Talented Hourly Worker

    June 19, 2015 12:24 AM EDT 0 0 0 Brett Eldredge has been in a reflective mood as of late. The singer -- who has had three No. 1 singles in a row -- made his very first appearance on the LP Field Stage during last week’s CMA Music Festival. However, it wasn’t always such a fast pace ...

  25. CMT Music Awards 2015: See the Full Winners List

    June 10, 2015 10:35 PM EDT Carrie Underwood was the big winner at Wednesday night's CMT Music Awards, walking away with honors for Video of the Year, Female Video of the Year and Collaborative Video of the Year.  Inside the 2015 CMT Awards: Carrie Underwood's Firs ...

  26. 'Smoke' Rises: A Thousand Horses First Rookie Band to Reign on Country Radio This Decade

    June 02, 2015 10:54 AM EDT Rookie country/Southern rock quartet A Thousand Horses becomes the first group (of at least three members) to send a debut entry to No. 1 on Billboard's Country Airplay chart this decade, as "Smoke" surges 2-1. The song crowns the ...

  27. What Will Be the Country Song of Summer? Vote Now

    June 01, 2015 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 What defines the Song of Summer? To find the answer, Billboard annually ranks its all-genre Songs of the Summer based on a combination of radio airplay, sales data and streaming activity. R&B and mainstream pop usually reign supreme -- in 2014,  ...

  28. Country Music Plumbs the History of Soul In Search of a New Direction

    May 29, 2015 5:06 PM EDT As the much-maligned bro-country phase winds down, country has found its uptown funk. Sam Hunt 's genre-busting "Take Your Time," with spoken-word sections that seem to borrow from modern hiphop phrasing and Isaac Hayes ' laid ...

  29. Brett Eldredge: Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet 2015

    Brett Eldredge: Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet 2015

    May 17, 2015 8:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brett Eldredge: Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet 2015 BBMA , Las Vegas , music , BBMAs 2015 Red Carpet , Brett Eldregde , Brett Eldregde at BBMAs 2015 , Billboard , arrivals , interviews , Billboard Music Awards Brett Eldregde Videos Brett Eldredge ...

  30. Idina Menzel, Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner Among Presenters For Billboard Music Awards

    May 13, 2015 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Idina Menzel , Prince Royce , Danica McKellar, Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner are among the latest batch of A-listers confirmed as presenters for this weekend's 2015 Billboard Music Awards. Billboard and dick clark productions this morning a ...

  31. Chart Highlights: Kelly Clarkson Crowns Dance Club Songs With 'Heartbeat Song'

    April 27, 2015 6:35 PM EDT 25.192 k 90 31 Clarkson collects her fifth No. 1 on the chart. Plus, new No. 1s for AWOLNATION, Zac Brown Band, Dierks Bentley, Victor Manuelle & more. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. (All chart ...

  32. Chart Highlights: Taylor Swift's 'Style' Fashionably Flies to No. 1 on Pop Songs

    March 16, 2015 4:25 PM EDT 85.92 k 6.174 k 243 The song is her third leader on the list from '1989.' Plus, Mumford & Songs blast back and other new No. 1s for Nicki Minaj, Modest Mouse, Brett Eldredge & more. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group ...

  33. Brett Eldredge Talks Inaugural American Country Countdown Awards: 'You Only Have One First Time'

    December 15, 2014 2:57 PM EST It has been nothing short of an overwhelming year for Brett Eldredge . Last week, it was announced that his single "Beat of the Music" was the No. 1 single of 2014 on the Country Airplay Songs chart. Along with his latest single, "M ...

  34. The Year in Country: Luke Bryan Leads Artist List, Brett Eldredge Rules Radio

    December 09, 2014 12:15 PM EST could easily be hailed as the year of Luke Bryan . Then again, Florida Georgia Line , Brett Eldredge and Miranda Lambert scored noteworthy genre success, as well. Seel All the Year End Charts Here! Georgia native Bryan finishes the year as t ...

  35. Blake Shelton's 'Neon Light' Shines Atop Country Airplay Chart

    November 11, 2014 2:35 PM EST He extends his active streak of No. 1s to 13. Blake Shelton boasts the longest active No. 1 streak on Billboard 's Nielsen BDS-based Country Airplay chart, and he adds yet another leader on this week's chart (dated Nov. 22), as "N ...

  36. Chart Moves: Katy Perry Sets Mainstream Top 40 Record; Michael Jackson Back In AC Top 10; Brett Eldredge's 'Music' No. 1 On Country Airplay

    June 21, 2014 12:36 PM EDT As previously reported, Iggy Azalea spends a fourth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX, and holds at No. 2 as a featured act on Ariana Grande's "Problem," while PSY returns with " ...

  37. Voting for ACM Entertainer, New Artist Awards Now Live

    March 24, 2014 8:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 Voting for the Academy of Country Music's entertainer of the year award is now open online. The distinction, which is awarded to the highest vote-getter at the ACM Awards in April, can now be contested at the ceremony's website . Related A ...

  38. Keith Urban Embarks on Raise 'Em Up Tour This Summer

    March 08, 2014 4:32 PM EST 0 0 0 After concluding his judging gig on "American Idol," Keith Urban will hit the road in North America this summer -- with the Raise 'Em Up tour. According to Radio.com , Urban plans to play multiple shows in the United States and Canada ...

  39. Brett Eldredge, Cassadee Pope, Thomas Rhett Offer Glimpse of Country Music's Future at New Faces Show

    February 22, 2014 11:11 AM EST Tyler Farr and Charlie Worsham (with special guest Sheryl Crow) also perform at the Country Radio Seminar's prestigious New Faces showcase The 2014 Country Radio Seminar culminated as usual with the prestigious New Faces Show, held Friday ni ...

  40. Brett Eldredge Works 'Beat' to Radio: 'I Want to Do This for a Long Time'

    February 18, 2014 11:19 AM EST Since he made his chart debut in 2010 with "Raymond," Brett Eldredge has been a regular at the Country Radio Seminar. That – and a Warner Brothers recording contract aside, wasn't enough to gain him entry into one of the hottest tic ...

  41. Brett Eldredge Works 'Beat' to Radio: 'I Want to Do This for a Long Time'

    February 17, 2014 10:51 AM EST Since he made his chart debut in 2010 with "Raymond," Brett Eldredge has been a regular at the Country Radio Seminar. That – and a Warner Brothers recording contract aside, wasn't enough to gain him entry into one of the hottest tic ...

  42. Parmalee Tops Country Airplay Chart With 'Carolina'

    December 10, 2013 1:35 PM EST 0 0 0 The group is the first multi-member act since Florida Georgia Line to tally a first No. 1 Parmalee achieves its first leader on Billboard's Nielsen BDS-based Country Airplay radio chart, as "Carolina" climbs 3-1. The band far outshine ...

  43. Country Labels Revive Two Forgotten Arts: Artist Development—And Patience

    November 07, 2013 8:20 PM EST There are still periodic examples of record companies going one and done with an artist—as in, dropping them from the roster after just one failed single. But country music labels notably appear to more often to be playing the long game of late, ...

  44. Stones, Bon Jovi, Pink, Springsteen, Swift, Chesney, Jay-Z/JT Among Finalists For 10th Annual Billboard Touring Awards

    October 22, 2013 12:00 PM EDT The top achievers in the touring world will be honored at the 10th Annual Billboard Touring Awards, hosted by Gary Dell’Abate, aka Baba Booey, executive producer of the Howard Stern Show, and set for Nov. 14 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. ...

  45. Chart Moves: Lana Del Rey's 'Summertime' Hit Soars, Drake Debuts, Brett Eldredge Tops Country Airplay

    August 16, 2013 10:50 AM EDT As previously reported , Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines," featuring T.I. and Pharrell, spends a 10th week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, while Katy Perry's "Roar" debuts at No. 85 ahead of its expected vault, alo ...

  46. The Civil Wars Heading for No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart

    August 07, 2013 8:23 PM EDT Folk-rock duo the Civil Wars is heading for its first No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart next week. Industry sources suggest the act's self-titled second album may sell around 100,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on Aug. 11. ...

  47. Brett Eldredge Is Finally Ready to 'Bring You Back': Exclusive Video

    August 01, 2013 8:00 AM EDT Brett Eldredge is poised to release his debut album, "Bring You Back." The set contains his hit single "Don't Ya," which is sitting at No. 9 on the Hot Country Songs chart.  After releasing his first single, "Raymond, ...

  48. Brett Eldredge

    Brett Eldredge

    4 Albums, 6 Songs

Pages