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Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockASCAP will give Country Music Hall of Famer Randy Travis its Founders Award November 11 during the 57th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards in Nashville. Newcomer Adam Hambrick sets his The First Semester Tour in motion September 19 in Oxford,

Luke Bryan arrives at #1 with “Knockin' Boots”

ABC/Craig SjodinLuke Bryan claims the twenty-third number one of his career this week, as “Knockin’ Boots” takes its place at the top of the country chart. “Huge thank you to fans, radio and my team for this #1,”

Old Dominion maps out Canadian trek for 2020

RCA NashvilleCMA and ACM Vocal Group of the Year Old Dominion is planning a twelve-city tour of Canada next year, kicking off February 7 in British Columbia. Mitchell Tenpenny and Meghan Patrick will open the trek, known as the We Are Old

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Earl Thomas Conley scored his fourth number one with this song from 1983, which would go on to be nominated for CMA Single of the Year in 1984. Can you name it? ANSWER: “Holding Her and Loving