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Gunfight Sparked Legendary Duo Haul & Oates!

CBS Sunday Morning – Hall & Oates – Photo courtesy of CBS.

On CBS Sunday Morning, legendary rock/pop duo Hall & Oates talk to Serena Altschul about their long and prolific career – highlights being that they’ve never been more popular than they are right now, and that they met because of a gunfight in Philadelphia!

CBS Sunday Morning’s interview with Hall & Oates airs Sunday, April 30th (9am/8C).

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RockBeat Records Releasing Historic Rock, Folk & Blues Albums!

RockBeat Records may not be an instantly recognizable label, but they are re-releasing some of the most influential music in rock, folk blues history – albums from Arthur Lee and Love, Phil Ochs, Doc Watson, Freddie Fender, Big Joe Williams, Del Shannon, Mississppi John Hurt and Mighty Joe Young.

Significant albums by all these legendary artists will be released between May 5th and July 7th – a veritable cornucopia of brilliant albums that have long been thought lost and forgotten.

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Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett Nmaed Hosts of CMA Fest 2017!

Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett will host the three-hour CMA Fest 2017 – featuring the highlights of the CMA Music Festival – when the special is broadcast on ABC this summer.

Filmed during CMA Music Festival June 8-11 in Nashville, the special features many of today’s most exciting country music stars, as they hit the stage during the four-day celebration of America’s music.

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Music Superstars Honor The Bee Gees In Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy® Salute To The Bee Gees!

On CBS’ Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy® Salute To The Bee Gees, music stars, including Demi Lovato, Keith Urban, Tori Kelly, John Legend, Celine Dion and more, celebrate and perform classic songs made famous by the Bee Gees with special appearances by Cynthia Erivo, John Travolta and Wilmer Valderrama.

Barry Gibb will perform a medley of Bee Gees hits including: Jive Talkin’, You Should Be Dancing and Stayin’ Alive.

CBS will air Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy® Salute To The Bee Gees on Sunday, april 16th (8/7C).

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Collaborations Spice Up 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards!

52ns Academy of Country Music Awards – Hosts Luke Bryant and Dierks Bentley – Photo courtesy of CBS

One of the most intriguing parts of the Academy of Country Music Awards is the possibility of some great collaborations between artists you might not expect to see performing togethe – or artists you’ve always thought should perform together.

The 52nd ACMAs feature a bit of both – from Tim McGraw and Faith Hill to Florida Georgia Line and the Backstreet Boys, the performances look to be some of the best ever.

Hosted by Luke Bryant and Dierks Bentley, the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards will be broadcast live, by CBS, from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2nd (8/7C).

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Still There’ll Be More Dept: Most Performers Announced for 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards!

Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley will co-host the 52nd ACM Awards® – Photo courtesy of the Academy of Country Music

Lauren Daigle, Faith Hill, Sam Hunt, Tim McGraw, Rascal Flatts, Reba McEntire, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton, Cole Swindell, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban have been added to the list of performers at the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards – leaving one to wonder when there’ll be time to actually give out the awards!

Luke Bryant and Dierks Bentley will host the ACM Awards – and CBS will broadcast them live – from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2nd (8/7C).

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Kelsea Ballerini To Perform at the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards!

Kelsea Ballerini joins a long list of previously announced artists who will perform during the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards – hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley on Sunday April 2nd (CBS, 8/7C).

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Kentucky Headhunters Premiere Music Video for God Loves a Rolling Stone!

The Kentucky Headhunters

The Kentucky Headhunters (yes, they’re still together!) are renowned for their blazing instrumental work but they’ve always been more than capable of selling a story in a song.

God Loves a Rolling Stone is the band’s first single from their latest album, On Safari – and today they launched the music video to accompany it. The song is an anthem to value of every human being.

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Performers Announced for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards®!

The 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards® is coming up and one of the more interesting collaborations featured will be a performance by Florida Georgia Line and Backstreet Boys (see announcement video above).

Other performers announced including Jason Aldean, hosts Dierks Bentley and Luke Bryan (separately), Lady Antebellum and more.

Bentley and Bryan host the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards® live from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2nd (8/7C).

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Nominations Announced for 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards®!

Nominations have been announced for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards® – and to the surprise of probably no one, Keith Urban (7), Miranda Lambert (6), Florida Georgia Line (5), Tim McGraw (5), Dierks Bently (3), Thomas Rhett (3) and Chris Stapleton (3) are multiple nominees.

The big surprise is first time nominee Maren Morris, who received six nominations including Female Vocalist of the Year and New Female Vocalist of the Year.

The 52nd Acadmey of Country Music Awards® will once again be hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley – and will be broadcast live, by CBS, from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2nd.

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