“I’m pretty sure that most folks expect me to write and sing about rainbows, butterflies and unicorns, but that’s just not me. I like to write about things that are real and life just isn’t pretty sometimes…that’s just the way it is.”   From Madisonville, Tennessee reigns 13-year-old singer-songwriter, Emilie Sunshine Hamilton, better known as […]

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Country Music Minute (CMM) gets you up close and personal with the best emerging artists in country music, from Nashville to Los Angeles. Hosted by Samantha Johnson, tune into the Country Music channel for new artist interviews and more!

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Singer/songwriter Rick Monroe invites fans to sing from their “Gypsy Soul,” via a contest that launches today on Facebook.  Entrants have until November 13 to film their own version of Rick’s signature tune, post the video to Monroe’s Facebook page and then solicit “likes.”  The entrant with the most “likes” wins the contest.  Contest rules […]

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RISA BINDER has released the music video for her new single, “YOU HAUL” and it’s a killer song (and video) about “hauling” your ex’s belongings after a breakup! Co-written by Risa and produced by Luke Wooten (Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley) this upbeat song will have you certainly singing along! “I’m on a mission to bring […]

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Josh Turner Releases The Brand-New Video For “All About You” This summer, MCA Nashville’s Josh Turner hit a landmark with his 150th performance at the Grand Ole Opry. This past week, the multi-platinum-selling country star celebrated his 10th anniversary of being a member of the legendary institution. On hand was the highly-revered, longtime Opry member […]

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“And I learned early in my life that only two things protected America, the grace of Almighty God and the United States Military. It was that way then, it is that way now and will forever be that way as long as America remains a free and sovereign nation. “ Charlie Daniels Last night several […]

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Headlining THE RIDE OR DIE TOUR Kicks Off November 3 DUSTIN LYNCH has earned his title as “one of Country music’s most reliable hit makers” (Tennessean) as his FIFTH consecutive #1 “Small Town Boy” remains in the top spot of the Billboard Country Aircheck chart for a third week and continues to dominate the Country […]

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A couple of months ago I was approached by Lexy Kadey (who by the way is awesome at what she does) so look her up! She wanted to do a documentary style video on how Country Music Minute got started. Check out this cool behind-the-scenes video she created about why I started the country news […]

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It’s finally here! Larger-than-life country duo Big & Rich release brand NEW album Did It For The Party TODAY, September 15th. The highly anticipated project features 13 brand-new songs, all produced by Big Kenny and John Rich. “This new record is gonna rock America’s boots off,” said John Rich. “Can’t wait for y’all to hear […]

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  The 18th annual AMERICANAFEST℠ will take place Sept. 12-17, 2017. The event will once again bring together fans and music industry professionals alike, offering six days of celebration through seminars, panels and networking opportunities by day and raw artist showcases by night. The Americana Honors & Awards Show is the hallmark event of the […]

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