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ACM Awards to take place September 16

Academy of Country Music The ACM Awards officially have a new date.  The annual country music awards show will now take place on Wednesday, September 16, with Keith Urban still serving as host. The Academy of Country Music announced on

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockThe country star behind hits like “Beat of the Music” and “Don’t Ya” is celebrating his 34th birthday today. Do you know who he is? ANSWER: Brett Eldredge. Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockBrett Young and pop star Astrid S unveiled the acoustic version of their new duet, “I Do,” on Friday, along with an accompanying performance video that was filmed in a Germantown, Nashville loft.  The Triple Play Tour, featuring Walker Hayes, Brandon

Kenny Rogers passes away at 81

Kenny Rogers in 1982; Luciano Viti/Getty ImagesKenny Rogers, perhaps best known for his 1978 hit “The Gambler,” has passed away. “The Rogers family is sad to announce that Kenny Rogers passed away last night at 10:25 PM

Zac Brown Band cancels all remaining tour dates for 2020

Diego PerníaEarlier this month, the Zac Brown Band announced plans to reschedule their spring tour dates due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Now, the group revealed that they’ve made the difficult decision to completely wipe their tour calendar for