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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Keith Urban, Dierks Bentley and Cam will reveal the major nominations for The 50th Annual CMA Awards Wednesday morning during the 8:30 a.m. hour of Good Morning America. You can check out the rest of the nods immediately after on

Luke Bryan Hits a Home Run at Wrigley Field

ABC/Image Group LAThough he’s not usually playing on the baseball diamond, Luke Bryan can officially say he’s hit a home run at Wrigley Field. This Saturday, the CMA Entertainer of the Year managed a sell-out during his

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock The track “Can’t Be That Wrong” from Dolly Parton‘s new Pure & Simple album bears a striking similarity to the icon’s second single from the Rhinestone soundtrack, which made it all the way to number 10 on the chart in 1984.

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock American Idol winner Trent Harmon made his Grand Ole Opry debut Saturday night, performing both his debut single, “There’s a Girl” and Chris Stapleton’s “What Are You Listening To.” Opry star Jeannie Seely will place a cross at the site of

Kelsea Ballerini: “This Is War, [Rascal] Flatts!”

ABC/Byron CohenKelsea Ballerini is throwing down the gauntlet at her Rhythm & Roots tourmates, Rascal Flatts. After a thoughtful overture went wrong, she’s calling “Dibs” on one of the oldest country tour traditions of all. “We are planning tour

Why the Spirit of Merle Haggard Lives On in Miranda Lambert

ABC/Image Group LAThe Academy of Country Music will give Miranda Lambert its first-ever Merle Haggard Spirit Award Tuesday evening during the ACM Honors at Nashville’s historic Ryman auditorium. The new award singles out “uncompromising artists” in the