Articles Tagged “News”

  • Eli Young Band’s First No. 1 Single Creates Party Atmosphere at BMI

    Eli Young Band’s First No. 1 Single Creates Party Atmosphere at BMI

    A torrent of trophy presentations rolled through BMI’s Nashville headquarters Monday afternoon (Jan. 23) to honor songwriters Liz Rose and Lee Brice on the No. 1 success of the Eli Young Band‘s single, “Crazy Girl.” BMI’s Jody…

  • Jason Aldean on His Very, Very Good Garage Band

    Jason Aldean on His Very, Very Good Garage Band

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Jason Aldean is one of those rare country artists who records with his band. Meaning,…

  • Miranda Lambert on Blake Shelton: "He Is the Life of Every Party"

    Miranda Lambert on Blake Shelton: "He Is the Life of Every Party"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) In the same magazine story that has Blake Shelton calling himself an “ugly married dude,”…

  • Was Brad Paisley Tebowing in Denver?

    Was Brad Paisley Tebowing in Denver?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Tim Tebow is still a guy. That much we know. But what I don’t…

  • Blake Shelton: Domesticity Becomes Him

    Blake Shelton: Domesticity Becomes Him

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) As you may have heard, Blake Shelton is the cover story of the February issue…

  • Dierks Bentley on Little Big Town’s Karen Fairchild

    Dierks Bentley on Little Big Town’s Karen Fairchild

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) In some genres, duets probably come about from a have-your-people-call-my-people way of making music. But…

  • Brad Paisley Books Wrigley Field

    Brad Paisley Books Wrigley Field

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) I fell in love with Brad Paisley for $8. It was 2004, it was pouring…

  • Did Keith Urban Sing in His Sleep?

    Did Keith Urban Sing in His Sleep?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Keith Urban had some weird dreams during his recovery from a recent vocal cord surgery.…

  • Lauren Alaina Wild Streak

    Lauren Alaina Wild Streak

    Lauren Alaina shows off her new golden locks. Carrie Underwood’s style has come a long way since American Idol. Dolly Parton and Queen Latifa rap on Today. Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers chase a Rare Bird on…

  • Kenny Chesney’s Next Album Must Be Feel-Good Music

    Kenny Chesney’s Next Album Must Be Feel-Good Music

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) How can I be so sure that Kenny Chesney’s next album will be full of…