Grammy winner will be honored by the Recording Academy for his dedication to music education at special ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Heartland singer enlisted McBride for new 'Sad Clowns & Hillbillies' album, and teamed with Hootie and the Blowfish leader for 'CMT Crossroads'
Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley and John Mellencamp also set to sing Hag songs at April 6th event in Nashville
Luke Combs, Dan + Shay also turn in breakout sets at the yearly gathering of radio power-players in Nashville
Rhiannon Giddens and the soundtrack to 'The Shack' also hit stores on February 24th
"I don't like being fake or being a poser," says the "Momma and Jesus" singer, who did all his own stunts for the "Momma" video
'Pickin' on Nirvana' adapts Kurt Cobain classics like "All Apologies" and "Come As You Are" for string instruments
Superstar couple inks new record label deal and will launch their joint Soul2Soul Tour on April 7th
Carrie Underwood gets her first Entertainer of the Year nod in eight years, while Garth Brooks and Blake Shelton are shut out across the board
Singer-songwriter, who will bring along special guests Brothers Osborne, Lucie Silvas, Margo Price and more, will release new album on May 5th
Fresh off a Grammy win for his Gershwin tribute, legendary performer unveils new song "A Woman's Love," off the upcoming 'God's Problem Child'
Grammy winner Maren Morris is also on the road, making for a busy late winter on the country circuit
Simpson's 'A Sailor's Guide to Earth' named Best Country Album, while Morris wins Best Country Solo Performance for "My Church"
West Coast native, who cites Gavin DeGraw as a chief inspiration, brings introspective singer-songwriter approach to country music with debut LP
Alabama, Alison Krauss and Chris Janson also salute Travis at star-studded Nashville concert
Vocal group will also perform at Sunday's Grammy Awards
Best New Artist nominee and 2002 New Artist winner will perform together at the February 12th ceremonies
"Sometimes in your life ... you're real close, and then you kind of get away from [God]," says the country icon
26 different acts, including Brothers Osborne, Chris Janson and Maggie Rose, will open various dates on the tour
Prolific singer-songwriter composes songs and story for country-music play, starring Radney Foster