Country Artist Jessie James Decker Welcomes Third Child With Husband Eric Decker

Jessie James Decker has welcomed her third baby with football star husband Eric Decker. The 29-year-old country singer shared on social media that her little boy was born on Saturday. Jessie posed with her son while still in the hospital and added the caption, ‘Forrest Bradley Decker born March 31st weighing 9lbs. We are so in love.” The “Eric & Jessie” stars wed in 2013, are already parents to a daughter, 4-year-old Vivianne Rose and son, 2-year-old Eric Thomas Jr. The announcement of their third child being born is the latest in a long stream of social media posts in which the 29-year-old mother shared her pregnancy journey. 

Jessie James Decker, Eric Decker Welcome a Baby Boy

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Alison Krauss Announces 2018 Tour With Willie Nelson

Alison Krauss is hitting the road for a 50-stop tour that will see her paired with Willie Nelson on many of the dates. Krauss’ 2018 tour is set to launch on May 16 in Tulsa, Okla. Quite a few of the shows on the tour are co-headlining dates with Nelson and his Family Band, and the schedule also features several festival dates. Krauss’s most recent project is Windy City, an album of covers she released in 2017. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums and Top Bluegrass Albums charts and scored Krauss two additional Grammy nominations. Tickets for most of Krauss’ upcoming tour dates will go on sale on April 6.  Visit Krauss’ website for tickets and more information about the tour.

Break out your bandanna and braids — Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss are coming to Paso

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Maren Morris And Zedd’s ‘The Middle’ Tops Top 40 Chart

Country singer Maren Morris’s collaboration with deejay Zedd, “The Middle,” has moved into the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Mainstream Top 40 chart this week. Morris and electronic duo Grey are collaborators on the song, which is No. 6 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart and No. 8 on the Hot AC Radio chart.  “The Middle” marks Morris’ third chart topper. She garnered her first No. 1 hit with Thomas Rhett as a duet partner on his song “Craving You” and earlier this year hit No. 1 with her single, “I Could Use A Love Song” featured on her debut major label release, Hero. Morris married Ryan Hurd in Nashville on March 24 and is currently relaxing and enjoying her honeymoon in Bora Bora.

Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey’s ‘The Middle’ Hits No. 1 on Pop Songs Airplay Chart

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Jake Owen Debuts His Single “Made For You”

Jake Owen debuted his new ballad, “Made for You,” during an appearance on the Bobby Bones Show. The new song is the second release from Owen, following the release of the upbeat “I Was Jack (You Were Diane),” his first single on his new record label. Owen joined the Big Loud roster in late 2017, which brought him back together with producer Joey Moi. The new songs are in anticipation of the singer’s 2018 Life’s Watcha Make It Tour, which takes him to various baseball venues across the country throughout the summer. His openers will be Chris Janson and “Singles You Up” hitmaker Jordan Davis.

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Cassadee Pope Releases New Song “Take You Home”

It has been some time since her Cassadee Pope’s Summer EP was released, but her newest single, “Take You Home” has just arrived. The lyrics speak to a new relationship that reaches the point of bringing somebody to your hometown, showing them where you come from, and introducing them to the people and things of your past.  Pope and producer Corey Crowder, who previously worked together on “Think of You” (Chris Young) and Summer EP, have joined forces again on the latest track. Listen to Cassadee Pope’s “Take You Home” below and click here to download it from iTunes now.

Hear Cassadee Pope’s Bold New Song ‘Take You Home’

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Cole Swindell Debuts ‘Break Up in the End’ Video

34-year-old country star Cole Swindell travels backwards through an ill-fated relationship in the heartfelt visual for his new single, “Break Up in the End.” “Break Up in the End” is Swindell’s ninth career single, following seven No. 1 singles as a solo artist. The song, written by Jon Nite, Chase McGill and Jessie Jo Dillon, is also Swindell’s first offering from his forthcoming third studio album, expected out later this year. The video is directed by Jay Martin and pairs Swindell with leading lady Alicia Watson.  In addition to the video above, Swindell has also unveiled an alternate version on Spotify. Swindell will wrap his first career-headlining Reason to Drink Tour in Los Angeles with Chris Janson and Lauren Alaina. 

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Jason Aldean Is Dedicating ‘Rearview Town’ To Las Vegas Shooting Victims

Rearview Town, the upcoming album from Jason Aldean, had almost been completed before the horrific massacre in Las Vegas left 58 people dead during the Route 91 Harvest Festival on Oct. 1 when Aldean was performing. Now the singer is dedicating the project to the victims of the tragedy. 11 out of the 15 tracks that appear on Rearview Town were cut before the mass shooting.  However, “Ride All Night” and “I’ll Wait for You” are two songs Aldean recorded after the event.  “We did dedicate that record to the victims and the people that were there,” Aldean said in an interview. “That was just something I wanted to do on a personal note, for me.” Rearview Town is due to be released on April 13.

Jason Aldean Dedicates ‘Rearview Town’ to Vegas Shooting Victims

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Florida Georgia Line, RaeLynn, Morgan Wallen & More To Headline Hurricane Irma Benefit Concert

The 23rd annual Key West Songwriters Festival on May 9–13 in Florida will feature some of country music’s most talented singer/songwriters, including LANCO, Tyler Farr, Robert Earl Keen, Wade Bowen, Bruce Robison, Ashley McBryde and more. To help further the rebuilding effort due to the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma in September 2017, Florida Georgia Line’s Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley, Morgan Wallen, RaeLynn and more will headline the Keys Strong Hurricane Relief concert during the Key West Songwriters Festival on May 9. “We believe that music is healing and are beyond blessed to bring our Nashville community to Key West in support of the relief efforts,” says Brian Kelley. “Spreading the love to a place that first welcomed us and our music completes the circle in a way. We’re looking forward to being back.”

FGL turns the Key West Songwriters Festival into a chance to help victims of Hurricane Irma

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Chris Stapleton And More To Headline 2018 Pilgrimage Festival

Chris Stapleton will return for his second official appearance at the annual Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival south of Nashville this fall. The multi-genre music event takes place September 22nd and 23rd at the Park at Harlinsdale horse farm in Franklin, Tennessee. Stapleton played the inaugural Pilgrimage Festival in 2015, and this year Jack White and Lionel Richie will co-headline. Ticket options for the 2018 fest include a two-day Pilgrimage pass or the two-day VIP Village pass, with on-site parking passes also available. Children 10 and under get in free when accompanied by an adult Pilgrimage Pass. Passes go on sale Friday, March 30th at 10:00  and details can be found at the Pilgrimage Festival website here 

Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival Announces 2018 Lineup: Jack White, Chris Stapleton, Lionel Richie Headlining

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Scotty McCreery’s ‘Seasons Change’ Lands No. 1 Album Spot

Scotty McCreery has reached the top slot on the album charts with Seasons Change.  The album came out on March 23 and has sold more than 40,000 copies, which has sent McCreery to the top of Billboard’s Country Albums Chart.  “It’s been quite a journey these last few years, and to learn that Seasons Change has debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart is awesome and so gratifying,” said McCreery.  Fans can hear McCreery’s new music live, as the singer plans to tour for the next couple months. More information can be found on McCreery’s website.

Scotty McCreery Has the No. 1 Country Album With ‘Seasons Change’

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