Music News

Jake Owen and Erica Hartlein are engaged

ABCJake Owen is an engaged man.  The “Down to the Honky Tonk” singer proposed to now-fiancée Erica Hartlein, sharing the evidence on his Instagram Stories Monday night. In the photos, Erica is seen flashing her glistening diamond ring to the camera

Hardy cracks open “One Beer” at top of country charts

Tanner Gallagher Hardy only needed “One Beer” to launch his artist career.  The hit songwriter is celebrating his first number one as an artist, as “One Beer,” his collaboration with Devin Dawson and Lauren Alaina, reaches the top of the Billboard Country Airplay

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockThis “David Ashley Parker From Powder Springs” singer is celebrating his 28th birthday today. Born in Georgia in 1992, he topped the country charts this year with “After a Few.” Can you guess who it is? ANSWER: Travis Denning.

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockHusband and wife duo of Holly and Stewart Halcomb, known as The Springs, have released an original holiday song, “Falling for You.” Both are from Alabama and met during a performance at the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville.   Up-and-coming singer Bryan Lanning has teamed

Dolly Parton marathon to air on CMT on Saturday

Butterfly Records, LLCDolly Parton is taking over CMT.  On December 5, CMT is devoting a day’s worth of programming to the iconic star, which will include several of her classic music videos, a holiday movie marathon and reflections