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Dan + Shay, Darius Rucker join Oates Fest lineup

ABCDan + Shay and Darius Rucker are heading to Oates Fest.  The two country acts are among the newly announced additions to the lineup alongside Sara Bareilles, Gavin DeGraw, Jewel, Matt Nathanson, Louis York and others.   Multi-genre artists previously announced for the inaugural Oates Song Fest

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock On this day in 1985, the mother-daughter duo of Naomi and Wynonna reached #1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart with their debut album, Why Not Me. Can you guess who it is? ANSWER: The Judds. By Cillea Houghton Copyright © 2021, ABC Audio. All

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Jake Hoot has unveiled the video for his duet with Kelly Clarkson on “I Would’ve Loved You,” which is the lead single off his debut EP, Love Out of Time.  Country-Latin duo Kat & Alex have been signed to Sony Music

Mickey Guyton performing on 'The Late Show' tonight

Phylicia J.L. MunnMickey Guyton is making her late-night TV debut tonight.  The powerhouse vocalist will perform her Grammy-nominated song “Black Like Me” on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, which airs at 11:35 p.m. ET on CBS.  “So excited for

Carly Pearce performing on 'Ellen' Tuesday

Allister AnnCarly Pearce is the “Next Girl” heading to the Ellen DeGeneres Show.  The chart-topping singer is performing her latest single, “Next Girl,” on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Tuesday. The performance comes seven years after Carly debuted on the show as a