Music News

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Thirty years ago this week, seven-time CMA Entertainer of the Year Garth Brooks hit number one on Billboard‘s Hot Country Songs tally for the first time. Can you recall the title of his first chart-topper? ANSWER: “If Tomorrow Never

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockCMA New Artist of the Year Ashley McBryde is adding three new dates to her One Night Standards Tour: February 6 in Springfield, MO; March 6 in Detroit, MI; and March 27 in Huntsville, AL. Thompson Square‘s Keifer Thompson heads

'9' is #1 for Jason Aldean

Macon Music/Broken Bow RecordsJason Aldean brings home his sixth consecutive number-one album this week, as 9 debuts at the top of Billboard’s country albums chart. The Georgia native sold 83,000 album equivalent units of his ninth album in its first seven