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Dolly Parton Announces Holiday TV Special on CBS on Dec. 6

Dolly Parton Announces Holiday TV Special on CBS on Dec. 6

Dolly Parton will star in a new holiday TV special, A Holly Dolly Christmas, on CBS on Dec. 6. According to the press release, Dolly will perform “faith-filled hymns and light-hearted holiday classics” while “sharing personal Christmas stories and faith-based recollections of the season.” The one-hour TV special takes its name from Dolly’s new holiday…MORE

Blake Shelton Wins People’s Choice Award for Country Artist of 2020

Blake Shelton Wins People’s Choice Award for Country Artist of 2020

The winners of the 2020 People’s Choice Awards—voted on by we the people—were announced on Nov. 15. On the country music front, Blake Shelton bested Luke Combs, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert and more for Country Artist of 2020. “Y’ALL did this and this is for Y’ALL.. The best fans out there! Honored to be @peopleschoice…MORE

1990s Country Star Doug Supernaw Dead at 60

1990s Country Star Doug Supernaw Dead at 60

Doug Supernaw, 60, died on Nov. 13 at his home in Texas, according to a statement on his Facebook page. Doug was diagnosed with Stage IV lung and bladder cancer in February 2019. “It is with great sadness that we announced the passing of Gold Record country artist Doug Supernaw,” read the statement, in part.…MORE

Thomas Rhett Drops New Video for “What’s Your Favorite Country Song” [Watch]

Thomas Rhett Drops New Video for “What’s Your Favorite Country Song” [Watch]

Thomas Rhett released a video for his brand-new single, “What’s Your Country Song,” on Nov. 13. The new clip was directed by TK McKamy. Penned by Thomas Rhett, Rhett Akins, Jesse Frasure, Ashley Gorley and Parker Welling, “What’s Your Country Song” is the first taste of new music from TR’s upcoming fifth studio album. The…MORE

Lee Brice Releases New Rendition of “Go Tell It On the Mountain” [Listen]

Lee Brice Releases New Rendition of “Go Tell It On the Mountain” [Listen]

Lee Brice shared a new recording of his favorite holiday tune, “Go Tell It On the Mountain,” on Nov. 13. The spiritual song, which celebrates the birth of Jesus, is a popular hymn during Christmastime church services. “I have been wanting to do my own version of one of my favorite Christmas songs,” says Lee. “So…MORE

Lady A Teams With Shenandoah for New Song, “Every Time I Look at You” [Listen]

Lady A Teams With Shenandoah for New Song, “Every Time I Look at You” [Listen]

Shenandoah released a new collaborative album, Every Road, on Nov. 13. The 10-song collection of brand-new tunes features an A-list cast of collaborators, including Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, Ashley McBryde, Dierks Bentley, Lady A, Zac Brown Band, Carly Pearce, Cody Johnson and Brad Paisley. Shenandoah topped the charts in the late ’80s and early ’90s…MORE

Watch Dan + Shay’s Family Friendly Video for “Take Me Home for Christmas”

Watch Dan + Shay’s Family Friendly Video for “Take Me Home for Christmas”

Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney of Dan + Shay released a new video for their first original holiday song, “Take Me Home for Christmas.” The family friendly clip features Dan and wife Abby, as well as Shay, wife Hannah and their two kids enjoying some yuletide time together. The new tune was penned by Dan,…MORE