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Dierks Bentley, Chris Stapleton Win Early CMA Awards

Courtesy Country Music AssociationThe CMA Awards don’t get underway until tonight, but Dierks Bentley and Chris Stapleton are already winners. Dierks, who performed on ABC’s Good Morning America Wednesday morning, found out that he and Elle King

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Faith Hill’s mother, Edna Perry, died Sunday in Jackson, Mississippi at the age of 80. Hunter Hayes sang “The Star-Spangled Banner” Tuesday night before Game Six of the World Series. The Cadillac Three, Dr. John, Lucinda Williams, The McCrary Sisters and

Jimmy Kimmel Cues Up Justin Moore for Post-CMA Comedy

BMLGJimmy Kimmel is giving Justin Moore a chance to show off his comedic chops. The Arkansas native will guest-star on the post-CMA episode of the late night talker on Wednesday, combining his gift for music and his sense of humor.

Dierks Bentley Goes to “Black” for His Next Single

Capitol Nashville Dierks Bentley is following up his chart-topping, CMA-nominated duet with Elle King, “Different for Girls,” with the title track from his latest album, Black, which also happens to be his wife’s maiden name. “It’s no

Little Big Town Announce New Album, Ryman Residency

John Russell/CMAOn Tuesday, Little Big Town announced that they’ll be performing regularly at Nashville’s famed Ryman Auditorium, in a residency dubbed Little Big Town at the Mother Church. It’s the first residency of its kind, and will

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockCan you guess how many CMA trophies the Country Music Association has passed out during the half-century history of its awards show? ANSWER:  722. Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.