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ACMs Set 17-Year Record, Win the Night for CBS

Academy of Country MusicThe 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards broadcast not only delivered a big win for CBS Sunday night, according to Variety, but Nielsen numbers also say the golden anniversary gala from AT&T Stadium in

Hall of Fame Gives ACM Gallery 50th Anniversary Update’s Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum gives its ACM Gallery a significant update in the week following the Academy of Country Music’s 50th anniversary awards show. Focusing on the year 2014, the exhibit adds both

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockWhich song has spent the most time atop Billboard‘s Hot Country Songs chart? ANSWER:  Florida Georgia Line‘s “Cruise” logged 24 weeks on top, beginning in December of 2012. Follow –ABCNewsRadio Copyright 2015 ABC News Radio

Willie Nelson to Launch Cannabis Brand, Willie's Reserve

Image Courtesy Shock InkWillie Nelson has never been bashful about how much he enjoys smoking marijuana.  Now that states are legalizing it, he’s branching out into the pot business. Willie’s new cannabis brand, dubbed Willie’s Reserve, seeks

ACM Awards 2015 Backstage Report

Academy of Country MusicMiranda Lambert was proud to show off her home state of Texas to the world at Sunday night’s ACM Awards, where she picked up three trophies, including her fourth Album of the Year award.

Kenny Chesney Launches No Shoes TV

Image Courtesy Sony Music Nashville/Blue ChaiThis weekend, Kenny Chesney launched the first installment of No Shoes TV with a recap of the kick-off of his Big Revival Tour last month in Nashville.  “I’ve always said there is

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Eric Church edges out Jason Aldean, Fleetwood Mac and Miranda Lambert to land at number one on Billboard’s latest weekly Hot Tours ranking.  Eric raked in $2.1 million dollars, finishing ahead of Jason at number